Press room

Below are a selection of articles, from various sources, written about the Mae Tao Clinic.

“Getting clean in Mae Sot”-Bangkok Post, February 25, 2014

“Myanmar’s infant mortality woes”-IRIN News, Feburary 25, 2014

“Health cooperation at border critical”-Bangkok Post, February 25, 2014

“As donors focus on Myanmar, clinic for Burmese in Thailand faces funding pressures”-Thomson Reuters Foundation, February 25, 2014

“Life gets tougher on the Thailand-Myanmar border”- The Nation, February 14, 2014

“Dr Cynthia: Burma’s Health Crisis Continues”-Karen News, January 2, 2014

“Thai University bestows honor Dr Cynthia with doctorate”-Karen News, December 25, 2013

“There is No Room for Discrimination in Health Care”- Irrawaddy, November 9, 2013

“Peace Prize Recipient Honoured For Burma Border Clinic-Australia Cuts Her Funding”-Karen News, November 6, 2013

“Burma’s Refugee Doctor Wins Sydney Peace Prize”- AsianScientist, November 3, 2013

“Dr.Cynthia Maung: How foreign donors can help bring peace to Burma”-Washington DC, August 29, 2013

 “Fragile sanctuary”-Bangkok Post, August 17, 2013

“Death Stalks pregnant woman in east Myanmar”- The Sunday leader, June 18, 2013

Mae Tao Clinic, Thailand: A lifeline for Burma’s Refugees” – Asian Correspondent, November 13, 2012

“Myanmar refugees remain at risk”- aljazeera, October 2, 2012

“Gov’t peacemaker revisits Mae Tao clinic with wife”- mizzima, August 7, 2012

“Children of Migrants to Get Burmese IDs”-Irrawaddy,August 6, 2012

“Health workers for inside and outside Burma get together”- Karen news,August 4,2012

“Burmese medical survey finds patients frustrated”-mizzima, July 23, 2012

“Clinic’s workload doubles as Funding Shrinks” – Karen News, July 19, 2012

Pilgrimage of pain for sick “- Bangkok post, July 8,2012

“The  lady of Mae Sot”- Irrawaddy, June 11,2012″

“Thai Support crucial for building better border health services”- bangkokpost, June 11,2012

“Funding Cuts for Myanmar Refugees” – The National, April 25, 2012

“Malnutrition crisis hits border”-  DVB, April 27, 2012

“George Soros meets Dr Cynthia”- Karen News, January 27, 2012

“Dr Cynthia, the Burmese refugee whose clinic treats 150,000 patients a year” – The Guardian, 16 September 2011

 “Landmine Victims on Both Sides of Burma Civil War Escape to Medical Mecca in Thailand” – Huffington Post 26 July 2011

“In pictures: Burmese prosthetics clinic” – BBC, 26 July 2011

“Life of a Burmese landmine refugee” – CNN, 17 June 2011

“McCain Hails Border Clinic, Urges Funding” – Democratic Voice of Burma, 1 June 2011

The story of BCMF and MTC patient, Ma Wint – Bangkok Post  – Story 1

The story of BCMF and MTC patient, Ma Wint – Bangkok Post  – Story 2

“Clinic of Hero’s” – Photo Slideshow, Democratic Voice of Burma, July 2011

“John McCain Will Press for Burmese National Reconciliation” – The Irrawaddy, 31 May 2011

“Karen Doctor Sees Little End to Humanitarian Crisis in Eastern Burma” – September 2010

 “Malaria Control Drive Reaches out to Migrant Workers” – October 2010

 Clinic in Crisis – Bangkok Post

 Artist Jane Birken visits Mae Tao Clinic – The Irrawaddy

Dr. Cynthia visits sister organisation in Philippines with Interpares

“For Choo, it’s all work and no play” – Bangkok Post article on December 20, 2009

“Saving Lives on the Burmese Border”, BBC Article from March 2007

“In Pictures:  Border Healthcare” – BBC photo report from March 2007

“The Hard Work of Healing a Bitter Pill for Doctors” – Burma Journal, November 2009.

“Burmese Patients Continue to Flock to Mae Tao Clinic” – Independent Mon News Agency, November 2009.

“A Clinic Where One Doctor Dispenses Hope” – The Ottawa Citizen, 2006.

“Dr. Cynthia Maung:  Healer of Broken Souls” – Time Magazine, 2003.

“A Land of War:  Journey of the Heart” – Seattle Times.