Mya Tu

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Prof. Dr. U Mya Tu,
M.B.B.S., Ph.D (Edin)


20 July 1927 - 6 August 2018


Founding Director of the Burma Medical Research Institute (now the Department of Medical Research, Ministry of Health). He was also the Professor of Physiology, Institute of Medicine 1 & 2, Burma. He moved to New Delhi in 1977 as the Director of the Health Systems Infrastructure World Health Organisation, Southeast Asia Regional Office until 1987. He then continued working for the World Health Organisation in various roles for further ten years.


Beloved husband of Jennie Khin Thet Hta and loving father of May Soe - Jimmy Soe, Khin Win May - Aye Cho,
Aung Thet Tu - Teri Lyn Tu and grandfather
of Nan Keogh, Kaymann Cho, Kalya Cho,
Khine Soe, Tayza Tu and Arka Tu. Passed away peacefully at his home in Canberra.


A funeral service will be held in the
Chapel of Norwood Park Crematorium,
65 Sandford Street, Mitchell on
Saturday 11 August 2018,
commencing at 12.00pm.


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Published in The Canberra Times on Aug. 8, 2018
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