Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Dr Swe Aye Tin

Associate Professor


Current Role and Responsibilities
  • Associate Professor, Child and Adolescent health

  • LEAD in Essential Junior Rotation (Child Health)

  • Clinical teaching sessions in Bed side clinics, Tutorials/ Seminar for

  • MBBS Stage 5- Essential Senior Rotation, Stage 3- Essential Junior Rotation

  • MBBS, Stage1- Didactic lectures, Tutorials/Seminar

  • Currently practicing in Hospital Sultan Ismail in General Paediatric Ward, and Specialist Clinic


  • I started as a medical officer after MBBS degree in Myanmar.
    I became a junior consultant in 1998 and promoted to a senior consultant in 2002, in Myanmar.

  • 2005 onwards, I worked as a Pegawai Perubatan U51 in Malaysia.

  • From 2007 to 2008, I worked as a Paediatric specialist - Pegawai Perubatan U51 (Gov to Gov).

  • After that, I worked as an assistant Professor in Melaka-Manipal Medical College from 2009-2011.

  • Currently, I’m working as an Associate Professor at Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia.


  • M.B., B.S Institute of Medicine (1), Yangon, Myanmar

  • M.Med.Sc (Paed :) Institute of Medicine (1), Yangon, Myanmar

  • Post Graduate Medical Education Certificate New Castle University (UK)

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, recognition reference number: PR095768 New Castle University (UK)



  1. A study of Urinary Growth Hormone Levels of Myanmar Thalassaemic Children at the Yangon Children Hospital (1994)

  2. Burden of diarrhoeal disease in malnourish children { Review Article} (2012) publication in Reviews in Medical Microbiology [co-author]

  3. Can we talk about it? Student willingness to share personal issues with a tutor (2012) { Journal Plos one}[co-author]


  • Tin SA. Hand book of Procedural skills (2012) as a chapter author for paediatric Dept Manipal Medical College. In: Dr. Dinker R. PAI, Dr. K.G. Sriram, ed. Hand book of Procedural skills. Melaka Manipal Medical College, 2012, pp.29-36.
  • Myo K, Tin SA, Tha KA, Myint TT. Urinary human growth hormone excretion in children with haemoglobin E/beta-thalassaemia. 1994. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf).