Demise of Professor Dr. AHM Firoz

The legend Psychiatrist Professor Dr AHM Firoz has expired on 5 June, 2012 at 10.35am at Square Hospital Ltd, Dhaka. Bangladesh Association Psychiatrist has arranged a condolence meeting on 13 June, 2012 at NIMH. BAP members, doctors of NIMH as well as from other institutes and hospitals, his well wishers, family members gathered together in the meeting to remember him and pay tribute to his departed soul. He was elected as General Secretary of BAP in three tenures (2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2008-2009). Professor AHM Firoz worked as the Director cum Professor in National Institute of Mental Health, Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka from 2002 to 2009. He was also a editor and key person of a very renowned mental health monthly magazine in Bagladesh, ‘MONOJOGOT’. He has lots of popular write ups on different topics on mental health. His role on popularizing mental health among general people in Bangladesh is remarkable.