One Health Bangladesh, a multidisciplinary platform dealing with health threats at the human-animal - environmental interface, has been organizing a series of webinars in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The set of webinars is being organized in partnership with Global Health Development (GHD).
The COVID-19 pandemic is continuing to spread across the world and claim life. South Asian countries, including Bangladesh, are facing tremendous challenges to tackle health threats. In many ways, the COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a moving target. Faced with stopping a pandemic scientist have yet to fully understand, researchers simply can’t guarantee what lies ahead—or when life will return to a version of normalcy. In short, we have to live with Corona and we need to adjust our system
Join us on Thursday, May 21, 2020, at 3:30 PM Bangladesh time for the Fourth weekly interactive webinar on “COVID-19 is not Going Away Soon: What Measures to be Taken" to understand what would be the new normal and how to live with the changing situation of COVID-19.
Introducing Key Speakers
Professor Mahmudur Rahman, Former Director of Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) currently working as a Consultant, Programme for Emerging Infections, IDD, icddr,b and one of the pioneers One Health movement in Bangladesh.
Dr Sithar Dorjee, Director/Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan and Formal Regional Coordinator for One Health South Asia Program, Massey University, New Zealand
The webinar will be moderated by Prof Nitish Debnath, National Coordinator, One Health Bangladesh