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The New York Times on icddr,b's battle against cholera with innovation that cured millions

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Ban Ki-moon endorses icddr,b’s work

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ABOUT US

We are an international health research institute based in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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NEWS

icddr,b joins Emory Global Health Institute’s Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS) network that explores why children under 5 die in Africa and Asia.

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FEATURE

How a barge-turned-floating hospital played a key role in the fight against cholera

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AR 2015

Our Annual Report showcases year of innovative discoveries, research excellence and global health solutions.

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OUR RESEARCHERS

A selection of our senior scientists, leading figures in public health and medical research

Dr Md. Shafiqul Alam Sarker

Senior Scientist, Maternal and Childhood Malnutrition.
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Dr Md. Rashidul Haque

Senior Scientist and Head, Enteric and Respiratory Infections.
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Dr Mahbub E Elahi Khan Chowdhury

Acting Director and Scientist, Universal Health Coverage.
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LATEST NEWS, EVENTS & BLOG

Latest News
24 MARCH 2017

Bangladesh needs to address growing multidrug-resistance tuberculosis

People with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is a cause for concern for Bangladesh, which is among a high MDR-TB burden country. A recent icddr,b sentinel surveillance has indicated that the number of new MDR-TB patients in Bangladesh may be increasing.

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Feature News
02 MARCH 2017

Can Bangladesh tackle an alarming rise in antibiotic overuse?

Overusing antibiotics for illnesses that do not require such medication has been on the rise in Bangladesh, indicates recent icddr,b studies.

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Feature News
23 MARCH 2017

icddr,b shares findings from Gavi’s work in Bangladesh

icddr,b hosted a dissemination seminar on ‘Gavi Full Country Evaluations (FCE) in Bangladesh’ to share Gavi’s ongoing work on immunisation and health systems strengthening in Bangladesh.

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April 01

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01 APR 2017 - 03 APR 2017

International Conference on Data for Decision (D4D) in Health

Location : Dhaka

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, is going to host an international conference on ‘Data for Decision (D4D) in Health’ with the support...

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