Wai Phyo Aung

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Visiting address Frederik Holsts hus
Postal address Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Nutrition and Non-communicable diseases


  • Occupational and Environmental Health Division, Department of Public Health, Myanmar

Positions held

  • PhD student in UiO
  • Assistant Director in Myanmar


  • Aung, Wai Phyo; Bjertness, Espen; Htet, Aung Soe; Stigum, Hein & Kjøllesdal, Marte Karoline Råberg (2019). Trends in diabetes prevalence, awareness, treatment and control in Yangon region, Myanmar, between 2004 and 2014, two cross-sectional studies. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH).  ISSN 1661-7827.  16(18) . doi: 10.3390/ijerph16183461 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Aung, Wai Phyo; Bjertness, Espen; Htet, Aung Soe; Stigum, Hein; Chongsuvivatwong, Virasakdi; Soe, Pa Pa & Kjøllesdal, Marte Karoline Råberg (2018). Fatty Acid Profiles of Various Vegetable Oils and the Association between the Use of Palm Oil vs. Peanut Oil and Risk Factors for Non-Communicable Diseases in Yangon Region, Myanmar. Nutrients.  ISSN 2072-6643.  10(9), s 1- 14 . doi: 10.3390/nu10091193 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Aung, Wai Phyo; Htet, Aung Soe; Bjertness, Espen; Stigum, Hein; Chongsuvivatwong, Virasakdi & Kjøllesdal, Marte Karoline Råberg (2018). Urban-rural differences in the prevalence of diabetes mellitus among 25-74 year-old adults of the Yangon Region, Myanmar: Two cross-sectional studies. BMJ Open.  ISSN 2044-6055.  8:e020406(3), s 1- 9 . doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020406 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary

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