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Cross Specialty Research Team Live Webinar

Unequal impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable communities Date: 19 November 2021 Day: Friday Time: 17:30 -19:00 (UK GMT) 11:30 PM – 1:00 AM (BD) To join this webinar, please click on the link below and follow the instructions afterwards: https://ekhuft.webex.com/ekhuft/iphp?MTID=m5d9155c26818a8d033e58014c70df432

World Alzheimer's Day Webinar

World Alzheimer’s Day Webinar

On September 21, 2021, at 9:00 PM (Bangladesh Time) and 4:00 PM (UK time), World Alzheimer’s Day Webinar will be organized by Kent Brain Injury Foundation. The whole webinar will be chaired by Professor Dr. Mohamed Sakel; UN Action Plan for Dementia 2017-2025 and Dr. Shamsul Alam, Ph.D. Honorable Minister of State, Ministry of Planning…

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Unequal impact of COVID-19 on vulnerable communities Live Webinar Event

A UK-Bangladesh-US Collaboration conference will be conducted and broadcast live using video technology from the Innovation Centre at Kent & Canterbury on 6th August 2021. The conference will be chaired by SWBF Global Ambassador Dr Mohamed Sakel (FRCP, UK) with an invited panel and guest speakers. Panel guests include Dr Dipu Moni, MP, Hon Education…

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Doctor at Home Service

Since our journey to provide home health care support to the elderly, we always felt the need of the doctor who could pay their visit to the patients home. After all these years, we found an organisation who has been willingly come forward and support us to fulfill that gap. On June 13, 2021, Sir…

Long Covid Research News June 2021

Long Covid Research – ISCoS 2021

A qualitative research abstract about ‘Long Covid’ has just been successfully accepted for poster presentation at the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) Annual Scientific Meeting 2021. ‘COVID-19 survivorship: A qualitative study of persistent symptoms or ‘Long Covid’ experienced by spinal cord injury survivors in Bangladesh’ will be presented by NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow, Karen Saunders…

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Virtual Meeting on WHO’s Dementia Research Blueprint

This event was held on 19-20 May 2021. WHO is developing a Dementia Research Blueprint for Action with the aim to accelerate global dementia research and innovation and to make research more productive and efficient, with a focus on equity, diversity, and inclusiveness in all stages from generation to implementation. The blueprint will ultimately enable…

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SWBF Ambassador invited speaker in Oxford University debate

SWBF Global Ambassador, Dr. Mohamed Sakel was invited panel member in the prestigious debate organised by Oxford University. University of Kent & NIHR (UK) collaborated in this year’s event. The panel discussed on decolonising educational curriculum, pernicious impact of medical racism and how to eradicate prejudices from society. During the COVID disaster, various prejudices have…

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SWBF Therapy Lead has won PhD scholarship Award in UK

Neurotherapy Advisor lead, Karen, has recently been successful at competing to win an NIHR PhD Scholarship funding award. Karen has now started work on a PhD research proposal focused on the Co-production of a combined physical and mental health intervention to help survivors of brain injury living at home in the community. Her work forms…

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Dementia Care and Hearing Support – A Research Project

Dementia Care and Hearing Support – A Research Project On March 6, 2019, a seminar cum launching research project SENSE-Cog Asia UK jointly organised by SWBF, Renaissance Hospitals and Research Ltd, Hearing Care Centre Ltd was organised at BIISS Seminar Hall, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Major General (Dr.) Md Fashiur Rahman, Director General, Armed Forces Medical Services…