Professor M.A. Hamid, Director, National Institute of Mental Health, Dhaka, Bangladesh,  is delivering speech in a scientic program in the National Institute of Mental Health, Mental Health, Dhaka on World Mental Health Day 2015 A raley was  demonstrated in the premise of National Institute of Mental Health Dhaka  on world mental health day 2015

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Executive Committe (2015-16) of Bangaldesh Association of Psychiatrists    President Prof. Md. Golam Rabbani   Vice-President Prof. Md. Mahmood Hasan Prof. M A Salam Prof. Md. Abdul Hamid   General Secretary Prof. Md. Waziul Alam Chowdhury   Treasurer Dr. Avra Das Bhowmik   Joint Secretary Prof. Abdullah Al Mamun Dr. Md. Delowar Hossain   Organizing Secretary Dr. Mohammad Tariqul Alam   Secretary of Scientific Affairs Dr. Mekhala Sarkar   Secretary of International Affairs Dr. Md. Rashidul Haque   Secretary of Social Welfare Dr. Romendra Kumar Singh   Office Secretary Dr. Muhammad Zillur Rahman Khan   Members Prof. MSI Mullick Prof. Jhunu Shamsun Nahar Prof. Gopal Sankar Dey Prof. M A Mohit Prof. Dhiraj Mohan Biswas Dr. Abdullah Al Mamun Hussain Dr. Tanmay Prakash Biswas Dr. SM Atiqur Rahman Dr. Syed Faheem Shams Dr. Ahsanul Kabir Dr. Abul Kashem Md. Khalequzzaman Dr. Sifat-E-Sayed

7th International Conference on Phychistry

7th International Conference on Psychiatry (ICP)-2013, 24-25 November, 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Theme: “Psychiatry in Combating Gender Violence”. Venue: Conference Hall, National Institute of Mental Health Organized by Bangladesh Association Of Psychiatrists (BAP). Please Click the brochure for detail. Schedule Download:
7th ICP Schedule
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AGM on 24-25 Dec12

Next AGM will be held on 24-25 Dec 12 in Sylhet. Details are here. Date: 24-25 December, 2012. Venue: Conference Hall, Hotel Star Pacific, Sylhet.   Registration fees: Psychiatrist: 2000 taka (Two thousand taka only) Post Graduate Trainee/Student: 1000 (One thousand taka only) Associate Member:1000 (One thousand taka only) Accompanying person: 1000 (One thousand taka only) Inerested Psychiatrists, post graduate trainees,associate members are requested to register their names as soon as possible (contact Ms Lailee Akhand,Mobile:+88- 01678225588 for registration). Schedule: 24 December, 2012 6pm:Inauguration 9 pm: Cultural show and Dinner 25 December, 2012 8.00am: Breakfast 9.00am – 2.00pm: Site visit (Nazimgar, Sylhet) 2.00-3.00pm: Launch 4.00pm: Departure Interested participants (Dhaka) will start at 10.00am sharp on 24 December from NIMH, Dhaka by bus and will reach Sylhet at about 4.00 pm. Lunch will be enjoyed on the way at about 1.00pm. Accomodation: Participant will saty in Hotel Star Pacific, Sylhet by their own expense. Each person is allocated for one room (3000tk/ day) but room could also be shared by other participant. Interested candidates are  requested to provide their room rent in advance to Ms Lailee during registration.

EC Meeting on 16th June

EC Meeting will be held on 16th June at 12 pm, all members are requested to attend the meeting.

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.