Medical College

Japanese scientist Ohsumi wins Nobel Medicine Prize

Live Correspondent: The Nobel prize in medicine has been awarded to Yoshinori Ohsumi for his discoveries on how the body’s cells detoxify and repair themselves. The Japanese cell biologist, 71, will receive the prestigious 8m Swedish kronor (£718,000) award for uncovering “mechanisms for autophagy”. Autophagy is the body’s internal recycling program - scrap cells are hunted... details

BSMMU outdoor services to remain open

Live Correspondent: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) will keep their outdoor services open on September 11 and 15. The decision came as BSMMU vice-chancellor Professor Dr Kamrul Hasan Khan asked its director (hospital) and chairman of the outdoor department to remain services open on the days, said a BSMMU circular on Thursday. The decision has been taken on special... details

We can show respect to Bangabandhu: BSMMU VC

BSMMU Live: Vice Chancellor (VC) of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Professor Dr Kamrul Hasan Khan yesterday said respect can be shown towards Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by fulfilling everyone's duty from their respective position. "We can show deepest respect to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by performing our duty with honesty from our... details

BSMMU hospital gets new director

Live Correspondent: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) will have a new director for its hospital unit. The appointment of Brigadier General Abdullah-al-Harun, the new director, is coming into effect from August 1, 2016. He will serve on deputation, said a press release today. A former student of Dhaka College and Rajshahi Medical College, Brigadier Harun also served as the... details

PM lays foundation of Bangladesh’s first burn and plastic surgery institute

Live Correspondent:  Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said all ramshackle buildings of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) would be demolished and replaced with new ones to make the country's major public hospital into a modern one. "We cannot afford to preserve many of those hundred-year old buildings as we don't know when the ancient structures would collapse on our heads, creating... details

Government Mulls Two Years Internship After MBBS

BSMMU Live: The government is mulling to extend internship for 1 year more after passing MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) for medical college students. Health minister Mohammed Nasim made the assertion while addressing a program at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) in city on Saturday. Nasim said, ‘Medical college students have to work as an internee... details

BCL clash hurts 4 at Sher-e-Bangla Medical

Barishal Live: The two sides have clashed in the center of the formation of the chhatra League Committee. The Barishal Sher-e-Bengali Medical College took place. At least 4 people were injured.   After the collision, the vice principal of the college, Syed Haque Maqsudul said, emergency meeting of the Academic Council. It has been said, students need to leave between 6 pm... details

Higher Education of Medical sciences in USA

Saif Tuhin: BUET guys so easily, how Europe is America? If you will be looking for contemporary BUET friends - most of them are now out of the country. What doctors can not go ?????   Let's find answers. After the end of the intern MBBS course, our life becomes more and more miserable. Anahari four years training. The home of the world press, dragging the helpless gasp elderly father... details

Medical question paper leak: 17-member’s probe body to probe

Live Correspondent: A 17-member committee led by economist Anu Muhammad was formed on Monday to investigate into the allegation of leak out of question paper admission test to medical and dental colleges. The committee would submit its report with November 20 to health ministry, said Anu Muhammad in a press briefing around 1:00pm at teacher’s lounge of Dhaka University teacher-student... details

Medical seekers continue 2nd day of hunger strike

Live Correspondent: The admission seekers to medical and dental colleges have continued their fast unto death programme on Thursday demanding cancellation of medical admission tests alleging question leak and seeking fresh tests. The protesting students started observing the fast-unto-death programme at Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka from Wednesday morning. Khalid Saifullah, a spokesperson... details

SZMC closed sine die

Bogra Live: Bogra Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College (SZMC) Authorities announced the institution closed an indefinite period following a clash between two groups Bangladesh Chatra League (BCL) on early Wednesday. The announcement came after a meeting of the SZMC academic council was around 11:00am on Wednesday. SZMC vice principal Dr Rezaul Alam told 2 BCL groups locked into a clash... details

Road block for seeking retake medical admission test

Live Correspondent: Students has created road block at Shahbagh for seeking retake of the MBBS and BDS admission tests. They started sit-in after police barred them on their way to Prime Minister’s office. Transport movement at Shahbagh intersection remains suspended due to the student agitation. As part of their scheduled programme, hundreds of students and guardians started marching... details

Police scuffle at DMC

Live correspondent: A scuffle broke out at the Dhaka Medical College (DMC) when the police barred students, who are seeking retake of medical and dental college admission exams, from entering its premises. The scuffle took place when around Hundred students along with their guardians took positions in front of the office of the principal of the college. Students participating ongoing... details