Dr. Shwe Mra Gyaw

Dr. Shwe Mra Gyaw, who hails from Myanmar (Burma), is a medical officer in NIDA medication development program for treatment of addiction. He is responsible for the execution and management of the clinical trials and he works in collaboration with the pharmaceutical industry, academia, and other government agencies on clinical projects. He provides guidance to scientists and institute program officials on a wide range of issue related to the safety and efficacy evaluation of promising agents to treat substance use disorders. During his free time, he enjoys going to gym, biking, hiking and taking Lexi (his pooch) out for walk.