Workshop on Masters of Public Health (MPH): Opportunities for Doctors and Health Professionals


“Masters of Public Health (MPH): Opportunities for Doctors and Health Professionals

This is a half-day public health career workshop conducted with Public health experts from Australia and Bangladesh. The workshop will illustrate real-life examples and career pathways in public health. The workshop is intended for current and prospective Master of Public Health students who want to make a bright career in public health. Doctors and the health professional will have the opportunity to meet international faculties and get career advice.

Resource Persons:                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Professor M. A. Wadud Mondal, PhD
Professor Hassan Shahid Suhrawardy, MBBS, DO (Ireland), FAMS (Austria), MRCOphth (London), ICO (Austria), FCPS

Dr. Gulam Khandaker, MBBS, DCH, MPH,  PhD , FAFPHM
Date: 13 October 2017, Friday
Time: 10:00 AM– 1:00 PM
Venue: Professor M A Matin Memorial Auditorium, University of South Asia
House # 76 & 78, Road # 14, Block B, Banani R/A, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

For any queries please contact:

Dr. Manik Chandra Das, MPH Coordinator
Phone: 01743098149

Registration is FREE for all participants. Register here

IMPORTANT: Registered participants will be provided with a Certificate of Participation that will be issued according to the name provided during this online registration process.​

Workshop Program Schedule

10:00 am – 10: 30 am

Welcome Address

Professor M. A. Wadud Mondal, PhD                                                                                   Honorable Vice Chancellor, University of South Asia

Professor Hassan Shahid Suhrawardy, MBBS, DO (Ireland), FAMS (Austria), MRCOphth (London), ICO (Austria), FCPS                                                                                                                         Dean, School of Public Health and Life Sciences

Associate Professor Gulam Khandaker, MBBS, DCH, MPH (Australia), PhD (Australia), FAFPHM (Australia),                                                                                                                                     Head Department of Public Health, University of South Asia                                                                 Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney, Australia                                                                                 Director of Public Health, Central Queensland Region, Queensland, Australia

10:30 am – 10:50 am

Overview of the MPH program and Introduction of faculties :                                                Dr Tasneem Karim, MBBS, MPH, Senior Research Program Manager, Asian Institute of Disability and Development, University of South Asia

10:50 am – 11: 10 am

Career opportunities after MPH:                                                                                                 Overview of various career opportunities for MPH graduates                                                                Associate Professor Gulam Khandaker

11:10 am – 12:10 pm

Success stories of MPH graduates locally and abroad

12:10 pm – 12:40 pm

Unique opportunities for MPH graduates from University of South Asia :                                  Scholarships, FK Norway fellowship, internship and job opportunities

12:40 pm – 1:00 pm

Interactive session and spot admissions                                                                                     Group discussions and career counseling

  • About the University
    The University of South Asia is the University for Generation Bangladesh who aspires for an inclusive Bangladesh. It's the only university that connects all the dots and let your network that you build here take care of your career. For its outstanding central location in heart of the city Banani, Dhaka, the University attracts students and staff from a variety of backgrounds by its reputation and commitment to innovation and excellence in all areas of activities. The campus offers idyllic environment for an academic institution.
  • Objective
    University of South Asia provide a specialized and high quality comprehensive education as preparation for study or future employment in positions of responsibility across a worldwide range of IT, Business, Social and Public Organizations. 2. To establish and run the University to provide world class standard education in Bangladesh and develop our graduates up to International standard through getting accreditation of internationally recognized accreditation bodies.
  • Mission
    University of South Asia assist cognitive and effective student learning to develop knowledge, skills and communication ability together with a commitment to lifelong learning for enhancement of students' opportunities for career success, improve the productivity of their organizations and provide leadership and service to their communities. University of South Asia expand the scope of local human resources by improving them as world standard through teaching and explore the employment market to meet the expanding demand for skilled professionals.