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Ban Ki-moon endorses icddr,b’s work

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

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AR 2015

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OUR RESEARCHERS

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

Dr Abdur Razzaque

Emeritus Scientist, Climate Change and Health.
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Dr Md. Sharful Islam Khan

Scientist and Acting Head, HIV and AIDS.
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Dr Sayera Banu

Senior Scientist and Acting Head, Emerging Infections.
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LATEST NEWS, EVENTS & BLOG

Latest News
12 DECEMBER 2016

Disadvantaged should get better healthcare for Bangladesh to achieve UHC

Those with the greatest need for healthcare in Bangladesh, particularly the poor, are most likely to receive the least benefit, finds a new icddr,b study. Socioeconomically disadvantaged people most often cannot access services from privately-owned healthcare providers. This results in inequity in overall healthcare benefits in Bangladesh.

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Feature News
18 JANUARY 2017

How the Cholera bacteria resist viruses that attack them

A new icddr,b study has shown how a proportion of the epidemic cholera bacteria survive attack by viruses that kill bacteria, after an epidemic to cause the subsequent epidemic in the next season–insight that might be useful to prevent and control the disease.

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Feature News
05 JANUARY 2017

The urban-rural divide in non-communicable diseases

NCDs like diabetes and hypertension have been traditionally thought of as “rich country problems”. But the conventional wisdom of global public health, as exemplified by mass immunization campaigns, no longer applies to a rapidly changing and globalised world.

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February 07

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07 FEB 2017 - 08 FEB 2017

Delivering for Success at Scale

Location : Dhaka

The conference Delivering for Success at Scale will build on the longstanding partnership between BRAC, icddr,b and the Institute of Development Studies, UK to explore the role of knowledge in the...

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