|Vice President of Burma|
30 March 2011
Serving with Nyan Tun (2012-)
Tin Aung Myint Oo (2011-2012)
|Preceded by||Maung Aye (Vice Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council)|
|Born||1950 (age 63–64)
Muse, Shan State, Burma
|Spouse(s)||Nang Shwe Hmone|
|Alma mater||Institute of Medicine, Mandalay|
Dr Sai Mauk Kham (Burmese: စိုင်းမောက်ခမ်း [sáɪɴ maʊʔ kʰáɴ]; born 1950 in Muse, Myanmar) is an ethnic Shan politician and current Vice President of Myanmar. He was elected as Second Vice President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on 4 February 2011, after defeating Aye Maung of the Rakhine Nationalities Development Party, by receiving 84% of the votes (140 of 167 votes) in the Amyotha Hluttaw. He is a physician by profession, graduating from the Institute of Medicine, Mandalay (now the University of Medicine, Mandalay) in 1974. He also used to be the chairman of the Shan Literature and Culture Association. He runs a private clinic and manages a private hospital in Lashio Township.
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