1st Scientific Congress on Non communicable Diseases

19th-21st October, 2019

The country’s 1st  first ever congress on Non communicable diseases  was organized with the aim  to create an enabling environment for the clinicians and the public health researchers in Bangladesh to present their seminal work in NCD. For the first time in Bangladesh all the disciplines related to NCDs were came together in a single platform through this congress. The Congress was hosted by the Clinical Research Platform, Bangladesh and jointly organized by icddr,b and BSMMU. There were six components of the Congress: Press conference, Pre conference workshop, Inaugural Ceremony and abstract book launching, Scientific Sessions, Round Table Discussion and Award Giving Ceremony

Press Conference

A press conference was organized ahead of the 1st Scientific Congress on NCD, which was held on 17th October, 2019 at Milton Hall, BSMMU.

Pre Conference workshop

A pre conference workshop was organized for manuscript writing titled with “How to get your research published” in collaboration with The British Medical Journal as part of the activities of 1st Scientific Congress on NCD.

Inaugural Ceremony & Abstract book Launching

The 1st Scientific Congress on NCD was inaugurated by the Secretary of Health Services Division, Mr. Ashadul Islam on 20th October, 2019 at Milon Hall, BSMMU.

Scientific Sessions

The 1st Scientific Congress on NCD organized scientific sessions under nine thematic areas of the Congress

Round Table Discussion

In the Congress there was round table discussion held on “Improving quality of NCD care at primary health facilities in Bangladesh” on 20th October, 2019 from at Milton Hall BSMMU

Clinical Research Platform Bangladesh Award night’19

The country’s 1st ever scientific congress on NCD identified 21 best talented young researchers and their novel work in the Clinical Research Platform Bangladesh Award night’19.

Winners of the scientific sessions of 1st Scientific Congress on NCD


List of the presenters in the 1st Scientific Congress on NCD



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