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Scientific congress on NCDs on October 20-21

Scientific congress on NCDs on October 20-21

The first scientific congress on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will be held from October 20-21 in the city, reports BSS. The information was revealed today in a press conference held at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) by BSMMU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Kanak Kanti Barua. The Clinical Research platform, a tripartite initiative of International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), BSMMU and British Medical Journal (BMJ) will organise the congress for the first time. The official inauguration of the congress will be held on October 20 at Shaheed Dr Milon Hall at BSMMU with the presence of Health Minister Zahid Maleque as the chief guest. Bangladesh Medical Research Council (BMRC) Chairman and former Advisor to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh Prof Dr Syed Modasser Ali and Health Services Division Secretary Md Ashadul Islam will attend it as special guests.

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