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Tobacco control policies to reduce passive tobacco smoking

Policies to protect passive smokers are especially important for females, rural areas and people with lower education in Bangladesh The risk of passive smoking is higher in residential homes and workplaces for females and rural populations, according to a new study led by Global Public Health Research Foundation. A new study published . . .

Successful completion of Workshop

Between February 9th and 17th of 2018 the Global Public Health Research Foundation (GPHRF) held two workshops in Uttara, Dhaka. The workshop brought together key healthcare leaders from across Bangladesh and Japan, and created an opportunity to share agenda for epidemiology and public health. Dr. Md Mizanur Rahman and Dr. Stuart . . .

Paper on UHC in Bangladesh

GPHRF members Md. Shafiur Rahman and Md. Mizanur Rahman along with other researchers from The University of Tokyo published a paper on universal health coverage (UHC) in Bangladesh in The Lancet Global Health. The study estimated trends in indicators of the health service and of financial risk protection. They also estimated . . .

Registration for Workshop (Date Extension)

Extended registration deadline: Janurary 25, 2018 Global Public Health Research Foundation (GPHRF) is pleased to announce a Workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health Data Analysis. The workshop will cover two consecutive sessions:                                          . . .

Dr. Mizanur Rahman led an intensive training course at NCGM, Tokyo

National Advisor of GPHRF, Dr. Mizanur Rahman, led an intensive training course at National Centre for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) in Tokyo on September 7th. The workshop focused on systematic reviews and meta-analysis, which is a critical research method to provide updated and reliable synthesis of established scientific literature. . . .

GPHRF members published a paper on UHC in JAMA Internal Medicine

National advisor of GPHRF, Md. Mizanur Rahman in collaboration with Researchers from The University of Tokyo, Public Health Foundation of India, Imperial College London, and Pakistan Bureau of Statistics published a key paper on universal health coverage (UHC) of South Asian countries in JAMA Internal Medicine. The study assessed the progress . . .

Training program on Epidemiology and Public Health

GPHRF is pleased to offer training program on Epidemiology and Public Health on February 9th-13th, 2017. Dr. Stuart Gilmour  (Associate Professor, School of International Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan); Dr. Shamima Akter (Chief, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan), Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman (Project Assistant . . .

Training program on Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis

GPHRF is pleased to offer training program on Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis on February 15th-17th, 2018. Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman (Project Assistant Professor, School of International Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan) will facilitate the training program. The venue will be announced soon. Please check the website regularly for updated . . .

Workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health (February 2019)

GPHRF will host the second workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health in February 2019. If you are interested to participate, subscribe to our email list and follow our Facebook page. We will announce the exact date and location of the workshop by October 2018. 2018 Workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health: . . .

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