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Blood Grouping Campaign

By |April 16th, 2016|

FCAB partnered with Sandhani, Bangladesh’s first volunteer blood donation group consisting of doctors and medical students, to organize a free blood grouping campaign. Unfortunately many villagers are unaware of their blood group making it [...]

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A Cancer Registry Training at the National Institute of Cancer Research Hospital

By |April 4th, 2016|

On April 4, 2016 FCAB organized a seminar with Bangladesh's National Institute of Cancer Research Hospital featuring Prof. Mousumi Banerjee of the University of Michigan School of Public Health to begin teaching cancer researchers [...]

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Nutrition Awareness Program

By |March 19th, 2016|

FCAB organized a nutrition awareness program in January 2016 to help the villagers understand the importance of a healthy diet. A presentation on "Food and Nutrition" was made to Bagdumur women who are primarily responsible for selecting [...]

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Awareness Program on Injury and Drowning Prevention

By |February 8th, 2016|

There has been an alarming rise in road accidents, significantly highway accidents, in Bangladesh over the past few years. According to a study conducted by the Accident Research Centre (ARC) of BUET, road accidents [...]

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Primary Health Camps

By |January 16th, 2016|

Prior to the Rotary Global Grant Award in July 2015 and the start of full operations of the FCAB Primary and Maternal Health Clinic in August, there were 3 medical camps and 1 specialized eye camp. [...]

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Bagdumur Public Health Survey

By |December 20th, 2015|

FCAB commissioned the Dhaka University Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT) to conduct a comprehensive baseline survey of the residents of Bagdumur in December 2015 to understand its current situation and to help design, [...]

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FCAB Hosts Dr. Banerjee at the Bangladesh National Museum

By |December 12th, 2015|

In December 2015, FCAB invited Dr. Mousumi Banerjee, a renowned Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Michigan (UM) School of Public Health and the Cancer Center at UM, to Bangladesh to explore potential ways [...]

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Focused Group Discussion (FGD)

By |October 30th, 2015|

FCAB organizes periodic focus group discussions (FGD) to listen to the views of Bagdumur’s residents, understand their needs and assess its programs. These discussions organized among different segments of the community also help determine [...]

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Raise a hand for hygiene

By |October 15th, 2015|

Global Handwashing Day is an annual global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an easy, effective, and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives. [...]

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Majid Khan Memorial Eye Camp

By |February 8th, 2015|

FCAB organized a free Eye Camp on the first death anniversary of Abdul Majid Khan on February 8, 2015 with the Sirajganj based Prof.M.A.Matin Memorial BNSB Base Eye Hospital. The Camp gave ophthalmological exams to [...]

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