“Dear Friends & Colleagues,
It is a great pleasure and honor for me to extend warm welcome to all of you to 8th ASEAN Rehabilitation Medicine Association Congress (ARMA 2017) in conjunction with 14th Myanmar Rehabilitation Medicine Conference, to be held on 7-10 November, 2017 at the Sule Shangri-La Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar.
Prof. Dr. Khin Myo Hla
President, ARMA Congress 2017 Myanmar
Welcome to the 8th ARMA 2017 Myanmar
The 8th ASEAN Rehabilitation Medicine Association Congress (ARMA 2017) will bring together all of the Physiatrists , region’s clinicians, scientists, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, prosthetists and orthotists, speech therapists and researchers under one roof from November 7 to 10, 2017, in glamorous Yangon with the common purpose of providing a better quality of life to our patients living with long-term treatment.
Through symposia, plenary lectures, free papers, poster sessions and pre-congress educational sessions, ARMA 2017 will keep all delegates on the leading edge of the rapidly developing field of physical therapy and rehabilitation management. Our distinguished and internationally-renowned experts will share their knowledge, discuss and debate all the latest developments in this congress, including:
- Basic science and research, new treatment options and interventional procedures for pain and rehabilitation
- The role of neuro rehabilitation, the role of Robotics in Gait rehabilitation
- SCI rehabilitation, arthritis, musculoskeletal conditions and fibromyalgia, Prosthetics and orthotics, Cardio pulmonary rehabilitation, Geriatric rehabilitation, Paediatric rehabilitation, Sports rehabilitation, Community Based Rehabilitation
There has never been a more exciting time to visit the extraordinary country of Myanmar – so please join us – and help us to achieve our goal of providing our patients with the opportunity to lead comprehensive and barrier-free lives.
Myanmar’s climate can be described as tropical monsoon climate. It is characterized by strong monsoon influences, has a considerable amount of sun, a high rate of rainfall, and high humidity that makes it sometimes feel quite uncomfortable. The annual average temperature ranges from 22°C to 27°C year-round.
How to get a VISA?
A foreign national wishing to enter Myanmar must obtain a visa unless he or she is a citizen of one of the 8 eligible visa exemption countries. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
Where to Stay?
The congress organizers of ARMA 2017 have secured guestrooms with preferential rates at the official congress hotel, Sule Shangri-La Yangon.
Special rates are now available at the official congress hotel, Sule Shangri-La Yangon. You can book your hotel room through the link below. It already includes a promotion code.
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There has never been a more exciting time to visit the extraordinary country of Myanmar – so please join us – and help us to achieve our goal of providing our patients with the opportunity to lead full, barrier-free lives.