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Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) and BSSP has been delivering Essential Pain Management (EPM) courses in BangladeshAustralian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) and BSSP has been delivering Essential Pain Management (EPM) courses in Bangladesh

Since 2013, Interplast, in partnership with the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) and the
Bangladesh Society for Study of Pain – BSSP has been delivering Essential Pain Management (EPM) courses in Bangladesh. We recently completed an evaluation of the effectiveness and sustainability of this program, and are pleased to make the findings available.

Some key findings are highlighted below. Ongoing monitoring and evaluation of our programs is essential to ensure that we are meeting our objectives and continuing to address locally identified need in a sustainable way. This evaluation was part-funded by Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade ’s ANCP.

You can read the full report here: https://zcu.io/12qS

Live Webinar on- Labour Analgesia- Rights and Reality of Women’s HealthLive Webinar on- Labour Analgesia- Rights and Reality of Women’s Health

Invitation from DPMC for joining it’s academic programme 

Subject: Zoom Live Webinar Invitation Dear Sir/ Madam, We would like to invite you in the Live Webinar on- Labour Analgesia- Rights and Reality of Women’s Health Date: 14 August 2020 Time: 07.30 PM (BD) Webinar ID: 821 1221 3929 Passcode: utramal Webinar Link (Only for attendee): https://unigroup-bd.zoom.us/j/82112213929?pwd=Q0tCdGhvKzQ1RE44RVpNS29adEpudz09

IASP Members Elect Three Officers, Five CouncilorsIASP Members Elect Three Officers, Five Councilors

May 7, 2020

IASP members voted to elect a new slate of officers and councilors. All will begin their terms in September 2020. Claudia Sommer (Germany), the current president-elect, will become president, and Lars Arendt-Nielsen (Denmark), the current president, will become the immediate past president.\
The following are the new IASP leaders:  IASP Officers 2020-2022 President: Claudia Sommer (Germany) President- Elect: Catherine Bushnell (USA) Treasurer: Michael Rowbotham (USA) (Four-year term: 2020 – 2024) Secretary: Mary Cardosa (Malaysia) Immediate Past President: Lars Arendt-Nielsen (Denmark) Newly Elected Councilors (2020-2026) Supranee Niruthisard (Thailand) Jennifer Stinson (Canada) Fiona Blyth (Australia) Margarita Calvo (Chile) Romy Parker (South Africa) The newly elected councilors join Nadine Attal (France), Sushma Bhatnagar (India), Eloise Carr (Canada), Robert Coghill (USA), Jordi Miro (Spain), Serge Perrot (France), Esther Pogatzki-Zahn (Germany), Andrew Rice (UK), Emiko Senba (Japan), and Michele Sterling (Australia) on the IASP Council.

Dr Mohammed Abdur Razzak (60) passed away on Jan 5, 2020Dr Mohammed Abdur Razzak (60) passed away on Jan 5, 2020

Dr Mohammed Abdur Razzak (60) passed away on Jan 5, 2020 at 11:20 pm in Jaypee Hospital, Noida, India, due to complications following a liver transplant surgery.

He was a Director of Quasem Foundation. Before that, he was Professor of Anaesthesiology and Pain Management Specialist in BIRDEM Hospital for many years. He leaves behind wife Shahnaz and daughter Maisha, and a host of friends, relatives and well-wishers to mourn his passing.

His body will be placed at Shoptok Gondola, 11 Abbas Gardens, Mohakhali from 12 pm to 7 pm on 9 Jan for those wishing to pay last respects.

His Namaz-e-Janaza will be held on Friday Jan 10th, baad Jumma, in Gulshan Azad Mosque. He will be buried in the Siddique Bazar family graveyard.

Copied from Dr Niaz Abdur Rahman, Managing Director, Bangladesh Eye Hospital and Institute