Bilkis Banu

Bilkis Banu is presently a Sr lecturer 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 (2004), Bangladesh she obtained her Masters of Public Health (MPH) degree from North South University (2009) in Dhaka. 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. Ms Banu has been awarded with Fellowship of Innovation Public Health Education for 2013 under the Next Generation of Public Health Experts Program from James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Besides academic and research activities she has gained considerable experience in organizational issues through her part-time responsibility as the Project Manager of a Project supported by World Diabetes Foundation and Training Coordinator of the Health Care Development Project (HCDP), the next to public sector largest non-profit private health care project in Bangladesh supported by the Dutch Government through Oret Grant.

Research Interests: Educational and promotional aspects of community programs, socioeconomic and behavioral issues of the health care providers and consumers, lifestyle and behavioral concerns of Noncommunicable diseases.

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


Visiting Hours: 10AM - 4PM

Head of the Department

Asst.Prof.Kazi Rumana Ahmed
Contact No: [880]-2-9010952, Ext. 1317
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Faculty Members

Honorary/Adjunct Faculties

Honorary Advisor
Prof. Liaquat Ali


Prof. Khurshida Khanom
Honorary Professor
Prof. Dr Tofail Ahmed
Prof. Dr Suvaga Chowdhury

Full-Time Faculties

Advisor & Prof. Khurshida Khanom
Associate Professor
Dr. Kamrun Nahar Begum
Assistant Professor
Kazi Rumana Ahmed 

Shuhana Sultana (cc)

Sr. Lecturer
Bilkis Banu
Sharmin Hossain

Part-Time Faculties

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