Kyaw Naing, MD

Emeritus Professor

    About me



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    Education & training

    Board Certifications
    Family Medicine
    Medical School
    Institute of Medicine - Rangoon
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL
    Donald W. Reynolds mini-fellowship program in Geriatrics


    Research Interests
    Patient Education, Behavior Medicine, Osteoporosis risks and Ambulatory Care


    NATIONAL PRESENTATIONS: Naing K., Kassahun A., Osteoporosis Risks Assessment Among Selected Population (Paper accepted for presentation) 10/2005.

    27th Annual Conference on Patient Education sponsored by AAFP and STFM. Orlando, Florida;

    Naing K, Chamness M., Moore-Connelley M, (November, 2001), Integrating a Patient Education Program in a Family Practice esidency Setting, Poster presentation at the 23rd Annual Conference on Patient Education, Seattle, WA;

    Naing K, (November 2000), Designing School Health Education to Meet Community Needs, Lecture Presentation at the 22nd Annual Conference on Patient Education, AAFP, Albuquerque, New Mexico;

    Salem A, Scott Q., Naing K., (October, 1996), Managing Hypertension:  A Patient Education Intervention as a Means to Change Patient Attitudes, Poster Presentation at the 18th Annual Conference on Patient Education, San Antonio, TX;

    Salem A., Scott Q., Naing K., (December 1995), Do Hypertensive Patients Understand Their Condition, Treatment, and Potential Complications?  An Exploratory Study, Poster Presentation at, Nashville, TN;

    Naing K., (December 1991), Impact of Server Intervention Program in Reducing Drunk Driving Incidence in Jackson County. Lecture Presentation at American Public Health Association annual conference, Washington D.C.


    Nominated for Teacher of the Year 2011, SIU School of Medicine, Illinois; Nominated for Family Physician Mentor of the Year, 2000. For first year students, SIU School of Medicine-Carbondale, Illinois; Donald B. Stone Service Award for Outstanding Service to the Public through Health Education, November 1994, Illinois Society for Public Health Education