Taslima Khatun

Taslima Khatun graduated and post graduated from Food and Nutrition and she obtained her Master of Philosophy (MPhil) degree from the Institute of Nutrition & Food Sciences (INFS) under the University of Dhaka. Presently, she is working as a Sr. Lecturer in Community Nutrition department of Bangladesh University of Health Sciences (BUHS) which is the first Private University in health sector and sponsored by Diabetic Association of Bangladesh. From 2010 to 2013 she served as a Lecturer and from 2009 to 2010 as a Research Fellow in the same department of Bangladesh Institute of Health Sciences (BIHS). She worked as a Research Fellow in Biomedical Research group of BIRDEM from 2003 to 2009. Her research interest is in assessing central obesity using anthropometry, biochemical and imaging techniques in adult population, nutritional assessment in different ethnic community, infant and young child feeding, nutritional adequacy in under 2 years children and consequences of over nutrition. She has 04 publications in national and 01 publication in international journal (including two monographs). She has presented her works in a number of regional and international scientific meetings. She also worked as a volunteer member of several national and regional Conferences organized by the Diabetic Association of Bangladesh and BIHS.

Visiting & Mailing Address

Department of Community Nutrition
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. Dr. Md Asirul Hoque
Contact No: [880]-2-8035501, Ext. 0000
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Honorary Advisor

Prof. Mammunar Rashid

Faculty Members

Full-Time Faculties

Dr. Md Asirul Hoque
Associate Professor
Farzana Saleh
Assistant Professor
Manika Rani Sarker
Sr. Lecturer
Taslima Khatun


Part-Time Faculties

Prof Khursheed Jahan
Prof Khaleda Islam
Prof Mohiduzzaman
Prof M Ruhul AminProf

Dr.Syeda Afroza

Dr. Afroza Begum
Dr. TM Alamgir Azad
Dr. Shah Mahfuzur Rahman

Dr.Fariha Haseen
Mr.Md Ruhul Amin
Mr. Kazi Mohammad Rezaul Karim


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