06 March 2019
AO Alliance received an honorary award for its long-lasting contribution and continuous support for the development of the orthopedic profession from which the people of Myanmar have gained benefits through better health services for the injured. The Organizing Committee of the 50th Myanmar Orthopaedic Society gave out the award at its Annual Scientific Meeting in November 2018. The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health and Sports, Dr Thar Htun Kyaw presented the award to Dr Claude Martin jr, Managing Director of AO Alliance, during the opening ceremony in Yangon.
AO Alliance has been involved with the National Roadmap for Trauma Care in Myanmar for over five years. The inclusive document looks at improving the care of the injured in Myanmar, from prevention to rehabilitation.