Paediatrics

Department of Paediatrics offers training to the medical cadets of 3rd, 4th & 5th years of MBBS course. The main objective of the department is to render teaching of the subject with a view to develop trained medical graduates who will be able to manage common childhood problems in the community. Hence, at the end of the course the students will be able to manage acute and common paediatric and neonatal problems at the community level, identify neonatal and paediatric problems that require secondary and tertiary care and refer them appropriately, use the growth chart in order to assess the growth and development of a child, provide emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation to new born and children, perform routine investigation and therapeutic procedures, serve the community during disaster and epidemics etc. Total allocation of teaching hours for the subject is 50 hours for theoretical lectures and 10 weeks for clinical clerkship (ward duties) and practical classes as per syllabus.

Faculty Members

Brig Gen Nurun Nahar Fatema Begum
MBBS, FCPS, FRCP (Edin), FICS (USA)
Professor & Head of the Department

 

Lt Col Farhana Jalil
MBBS, DCH, FCPS (Paediatrics), FCPS (P. Nephrology)
Associate Professor

 

Maj Mukta Sarker
MBBS, FCPS
Assistant Professor

 

Dr. Nishat Farmina Zahan
MBBS
Assistant Registrar

 

Affiliated Faculty Members/Teachers

Col Khaleda Akhtar
MBBS, DCH, FCPS, OJT in P. Gastroenterology
Classified Specialist in Paediatrics, CMH Dhaka
Col Jesmin Sultana
MBBS, DCH, MCPS, FCPS, OJT in Neonatology
Classified Specialist in Paediatrics, CMH Dhaka
Col Anjuman Ara Beauty
MBBS, DCH, FCPS, OJT in P. Neurology
Classified Specialist in Paediatrics, CMH Dhaka
Col Anjuman Ara Beauty
MBBS, MD (P. Haematology)
Classified Specialist in Paediatrics, CMH Dhaka
Lt Col Sharmin Ara Ferdousi
MBBS, DCH, FCPS, OJT in P. Haemato-oncology
Classified Specialist in Paediatrics, CMH Dhaka