Kazi Rumana Ahmed

Kazi Rumana Ahmed is presently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion & Health Education in the Bangladesh University of Health Sciences (BUHS). With a Masters degree in Food & Nutrition under the University of Dhaka (2002), Bangladesh, she has also awarded with NOMA Scholarship for Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in International Community Health from the University of Oslo, Norway (2009). She has obtained diploma in computer science & application and Heath Economics from the University of Dhaka and Open University, Bangladesh. She has published a good number of articles in peer reviewed journals including a research based book in Lambert Academic Publishing. She has presented her research works in a significant number of regional/international meetings in various countries of the world. She is the Examiner of the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She has served as a Socio Cultural Team Leader of World Diabetes Foundation Project and gained considerable experience as an active member from some research projects funded by USAID. She is also an active member of GIFTS OSLO BADAS Program, a multicentre research program funded by European Union (EU-FP 7). More recently, she has developed ‘National Communication Strategy Plan to reduce NCD High Risk Behaviors’ assigned by the Bureau of Health Education and Promotion (BHEP), Directorate General of Health Services under the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh in the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.

Area of interests: Nutritional and epidemiological studies related to diabetes and other non-communicable diseases, Educational and promotional aspects of community, family and hospital based health education programs, Maternal and child Health Nutrition Education Program, School Health Education Program, Develop different information, education and communications (IEC) materials.

Visiting & Mailing Address

Department of Health Education & Health Promotion
Bangladesh University of Health Sciences
Room No: 0000, 125/1, Darus Salam
Mirpur-1,Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.
Phone: [880] 2-8055312, 9010654
Fax: [880] 2-8055312
E-mail: info@buhs-edu.org
Web: www.buhs-edu.org


Visiting Hours: 10AM - 4PM

Head of the Department

Prof. Khurshida Khanom
Contact No: [880]-2-8035501, Ext. 1317
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Faculty Members

Honorary/Adjunct Faculties

Honorary Advisor
Prof. Liaquat Ali
Honorary Professor
Prof. Dr Tofail Ahmed
Prof. Dr Suvaga Chowdhury

Full-Time Faculties

Prof. Khurshida Khanom
Associate Professor
Dr. Kamrun Nahar Begum
Assistant Professor
Dr. Natasha Khurshid 
Kazi Rumana Ahmed 
Sr. Lecturer
Shuhana Sultana
Bilkis Banu
Sr. Lecturer
Sharmin Hossain
Lucen Afrose

Part-Time Faculties

Prof. Md Shah Alam Bhuyan
Dr. Kazi Jahangir Hossain
Dr. Jahanara Begum