Dissemination meeting on suspected six outbreak investigations

The National Kala-azar Elimination Program (NKEP) under CDC, DGHS, GoB in collaboration with KaIaCORE, icddr,b already executed suspected six outbreak investigations on VL in Bangladesh (according to the suspected outbreak definition). CDC is planning to organize a dissemination meeting discussing the primary outcome of the investigations under these activities. The meeting will be held on 31 July 2018 at 10:00 am at IPH conference room, Mohakhali, Dhaka.     Agenda VL Outbreak Dissemination Meeting Venue: IPH conference room, Mohakhali, Dhaka Date: 31 July 2018 Time: 10 am to 1 pm Time Events 09:45 AM-10:30AM Registration, Snacks and Tea 10:30AM -10:40AM Inauguration Speech Chair Prof. Dr. Sanya Tahmina Director, Disease Control & Line Director, CDC 10:40AM -11:40AM Presentation: ‘Findings of recently conducted VL outbreak management’. Dr. Mohammad Sohel Shomik Deputy Project Coordinator Icddr,b 11:40AM -12:40 PM Wrap-up discussions from the panel Members Moderator Prof. Dr. M.A. Faiz Ex-DG, DGHS 12:40PM-1:00PM Short Briefing and Thanks Giving Speech Dr. Dinesh Mondal Senior Scientist, icddr,b & Project Director KalaCORE Project 1:00PM Lunch   List of Participants: (Not in accordance with seniority) Sl.No Name Designation 1. Prof.(Dr.) Sanya Tahmina Director, Disease Control, DGHS 2. Prof. Dr. M.A. Faiz Ex-DG, DGHS 3. Prof. Dr. Be-Nazir Ahmed National Consultant, Coordination and Support Centre, Directorate General of Health Services 4th Floor, New Health Building TB Gate, Mohakhali, Dhaka 4. Prof. Dr. AKM Shamsuzzaman Professor, Microbiology, Mugda Medical College 5. Dr. A. Mannan Bangali Ex-NPO, VBD, WHO Bangladesh 6. Dr. Robed Amin Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Dhaka Medical college 7. Dr. Md. Jamshed Ali Program manager, CDC,DGHS 8. Dr. Mohammad Billal Hossain Deputy Program Manager, Disease Surveillance,...