Dr Aung is a medical doctor from Myanmar. He completed research master’s degree in public health at the University of Auckland and is currently doing PhD in Medicine at UNSW focusing on an epidemiology project related to HIV and neurocognitive aging. He also has extensive experience in HIV and STI prevention and control areas. He worked as a clinician and as a public health professional in several HIV and STI prevention, treatment, and surveillance projects with various international non-governmental organizations in Myanmar. His research interests lie in the areas of evaluation of public health policies and interventions through analysis of administrative datasets, and epidemiology of medical and neuropsychiatric comorbidities among people living with HIV.
New Zealand ASEAN Scholarship Award - 2013
University International Postgraduate Award from University of New South Wales - 2018
HIV and STI Surveillance
HIV and aging
HIV and cognitive aging
Non-AIDS conditions among people living with HIV