Myo Thwin Myint, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Training Director, Triple Board Residency and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Programs
Office Address
1430 Tulane Ave., #8055, New Orleans, LA 70112
School of Medicine

Education & Affiliations

2000-2004 Virginia Commonwealth University B.S. in Biomedical Engineering
2004-2008 Virginia Commonwealth University M.D.
2008-2013 Tulane University Residency in Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry



Lee PC, ..., Myint MT et al. Who We Are Today: A National Survey of Diversity Among Psychiatry Program Directors. Academic Psychiatry, 45 (1): 43-48, February 2021. PMID: 33544376. DOI: 10.1007/s40596-021-01398-y.

Myint MT, Finelli J. Gender Diversity in Children. Encyclopedia of Infant and Early Childhood Development, J. Benson (Ed), 2nd edition, Vol. 2, Philadelphia, PA. Elsevier, 2020.

Drozdowicz L, .., Myint MT, et al. Sexual health in child and adolescent psychiatry: multi-site implementation through synchronized videoconferencing of an educational resource using standardized patients. Frontiers in Psychiatry, November 2020. 11: 593101. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyt.2020.593101.

Myint MT. Sidhu S, O’Keeffe J, Fox G, Zalpuri I. Resiliency in Residency and Beyond: Promoting Wellbeing in Yourself and Your Workplace. AACAP News, 51(1): 42-43, January/February 2020.

Myint MT, Kumar R, Kavanagh K. Gleason MM. Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health. Primary Care Psychiatry, R.M. McCarron, G.L. Xiong, S. Rivelli, P.R. Miskin , P. Summergrad, S. Suo (Ed.). 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA. Wolters Kluwer, 2019.

View more of Dr. Myint's publications on PubMed.

Dr. Myint is interested in medical education, LGBTQ health, and advocacy. He serves on the American Academy of Child and Adolescent (AACAP) Training and Education Committee and co-leads the AACAP Alliance for Learning and Innovation (AALI). His clinical work includes working with sexual and gender minorities, and supervising fellows, residents, and medical students in various clinical settings, including Children’s Hospital New Orleans Behavioral Health and CrescentCare Community Health Center.


He is active in advocacy efforts through multiple local and national professional organizations including Louisiana State Medical Society, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Psychiatric Association, and American Medical Association.