We are an international health research institute based in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Our research is addressing some of the world’s most pressing health challenges.
We aim to ensure that our evidence and experience is widely shared.
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2013- till date
International Scientist, Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, icddr,b
2012- till date
Senior Consultant Physician, Dhaka Hospital, icddr,b
2008 - 2012
Scientist, Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, icddr,b
2008 - 2010
Faculty of professional course on early childhood development at BRAC University’s Institute of Educational Development
Associate Scientist, icddr,b
1998 till date
Head of Child Development Unit, icddr,b
1995 - 2002
Senior Medical Officer, icddr,b
1985 - 1995
Medical Officer, Clinical Research and Service Center, icddr,b
1984 - 1985
In-service training at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital
- Conducting quality research to produce evidence for better child development in Bangladesh and other developing countries.
- To assess impacts of various nutritional deficits, toxins, poor health and deprivation on the development of children.
- To take to scale an innovative, low-cost and sustainable programme on early childhood development in Bangladesh..