Research Grant in Bangladesh

By Your Query Staff

Published on March 20, 2022
Updated on July 18, 2022

Research invitation by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare 

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is inviting report writing from the candidates Research Program.  

Program Name: Research Program 

Qualification for applying: 

The applicant / applicant organization must be Bangladeshi. A copy of the applicant's National Identity Card / Passport / Birth Registration Certificate must be submitted with the application

the applicant / institution must conduct research in Bangladesh

Applicant (Chief Researcher) must be a Physician / Public Health Specialist. In case of organization, the organization has to be registered by the concerned authority

Officers working in government, private or autonomous health / research / medical education institutions can apply

The applicant has to give an undertaking to the effect that he / she has not received any financial assistance from any other government, private, autonomous or any other organization in the country or abroad for the said study

Age limit: Maximum 65 years (at the time of application)

Subject of report: 

1. Bloodstream infections due to selected antimicrobial-resistant organisms (methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Escherichia coli resistant to 3rd-generation cephalosporin (e.g., ESBL- E. coli, CRE etc) 

2. AMR in Bangladesh 

  • WHO listed important resistant pathogens (Eseherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannil, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae Salmonella spp. and Shigella spp) 
  • Invasive fungal bloodstream infections (BSis) caused by Candida species (spp.) 
  •  Neisseria gonorrhoeae d. Vibrio cholerae

3. Hospital acquired infection (HAI) and its impact on AMR 

4. Antimicrobial stewardship in containing AMR 

5. Infection Prevention Control practices in containing AMR and HAI 

6. Decreasing irrational antimicrobial use in Bangladesh 

7. Antimicrobial resistance in environmental source (wastewater, drinking water etc.) 

8. Microbial diagnostics (utilization, improvement, referral system etc) 

9. Prevalence of HBSAG and Anti HCV in under 5 children/pregnant women/risk population/

refugee of Bangladesh 

10. Hepatitis B/Hepatitis C patient diagnosis/treatment/innovative interventions 

11. Diarrheal / Food and water borne diseases/Cholera etiology diagnosis/ treatment/inno

Deadline of application submission: March 31, 2022 

Interested candidates are requested to send in the relevant website or address.

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