Academics

Department of Medicine & Allied Specialties

medicine
The strength of the department of medicine and its allied disciplines lies in its faculties. Renowned stalwarts of the subjects ornament the department with their presence and dedicated teaching. Top quality clinical and bedside teaching is imparted by them to the undergraduate students. The teachers take utmost care in teaching medicine, pediatrics, dermatology and psychiatry to prepare the students for final MBBS.
Academic Activities
i) Internal Medicine
Batch No. of Students Lecture Clinical Others
PM-1 34 232 166 02
PM-2 63 113 146 -
PM-3 60 44 102 -
PM-4 68 15 66 -
ii) Dermatology
Batch No. of Students Lecture Clinical Others
PM-1 34 20 30 -
PM-2 64 08 - -
PM-3 60 02 - -
i. Tobacco and health- Prof. Md. Abul Kashem Khandaker, June 2015 in PMC.
ii. Media violence and child mental health - Prof. Md. Shah Alam, August 2015 in PMC.
iii. Cutaneous presentation of systemic diseases - Dr. Anzirun Nahar Asma, May 2015 in PMC.
Effect of prasugel on retreatment strategy in patients undergoing PCI for NSTEMI: ACCOAST/ PCI study
1JournalClub08-02-15Dr Munshi MB Shoaib Adnan
2Case presentationA 45 years old lady presented with polyarthritis22-02-15Dr Muntasir Ebne Mobin
3Journal ClubDisorders of plasma sodium: causes,consequences and correction08-03-2015Dr IffatAra Jurfa
4CaseA 29 years old young male presented presentation with quadriparesis24-03-2015Dr Munshi MB Shoaib Adnan
5Journal ClubHypokalamia- Recent update04-04-2015Dr Iffat Ara Jurfa
6Case presentation with abdominal lumpA 29 years old young male presented18-04-2015Dr Iffat Ara Jurfa
7Journal ClubJNC 8: recent update & comparison JNC 716-05-2015Dr Munshi MB with Shoaib Adnan
8CaseA 38 year old male presented with chronic diarrhea, malena and abdominal pain06-06-2015Dr Muntasir presentation Ebne Mobin
9Journal ClubADA: standards of medical care of diabetes in 201525-06-2015Dr Iffat Ara Jurfa
10Case presentationA 50 years old man presented with chest pain, back pain & weight loss10-08-2015Dr Md Maksudu l Islam Majumder
11Journal ClubA review of National Guideline for TB in Banlgadesh17-08-2015Dr Naylla Islam
12Case presentationA 30 years old male presented with generalized pigmentation31-08-2015Dr Muntasir Ebne Mobin
13Journal ClubReview of National guideline for Dengue for working doctors14-09-2015Dr Md Maksudu l Islam Majumder
14Case presentationA 23 years old Somalian young male presented with fever and abdominal distention12-10-2015Dr Iffat Ara Jurfa
15Journal ClubDrug induced Megaloblastic Anemia26-10-2015Dr Md Maksudul Islam Majumder
16Case presentationA 27 years male presented with severe respiratory distress and anuria07-11-2015Dr Naylla Islam
17Case presentationA 63 years old male presented with progressive weakness in right upper limb28-11-2015Dr Muntasir Ebne Mobin
18Journal ClubGeneralized Anxiety Disorder12-12-2015DrIffat Ara Jurfa
Dr. Munshi M B Md Shoaib Adnan The pattern of dyslipidaemia in patients having both hypertension and type 2 diabetes with only hypertension and only type 2 diabetes in a Tertiary hospital Professor Quazi Tarikul Islam
Dr Muntasir Ebne Mobin Prevalence of anemia and its association with iron status according to stages of chronic kidney disease in a tertiary hospital Professor Quazi Tarikul Islam
Dr Iffat Ara Jurfa Pattern of dyskalaemia in patients with Chronic Kidney Disease in a teaching hospital Professor Quazi Tarikul Islam
Dr. Humayara Jesmin FCPS examinee 2015 Pattern of antimicrobial resistance among the patients admitted into an ICU of a tertiary care hospital Professor HAM Nazmul Ahasan
Dr Mahmuda Begum FCPS examinee January 2016 Prevalence of cough variant asthma in Medicine out patient department of Dhaka Medical College Professor HAM Nazmul Ahasan
Dr Barnali Chowdhury FCPS examinee 2016 Predisposing factors and microbial sensitivity pattern among sepsis patients in ICU of DMCH Professor HAM Nazmul Ahasan
Dr. Mohammad Zakaria -Al- Aziz Clinical and laboratory profile of patients with sepsis and outcome Professor HAM Nazmul Ahasan
Dr Anzirun Nahar Association of Metabolic syndrome with early androgenic alopecia
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, H1N1 pandemic influenza global situation BMJ respiratory February 2015
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, Md Robed Amin Standard of Medical care in Diabetes - 2015- An evidenced based clinical practice recommendation Bangladesh. Journal Of Medicine 2015; vol 26 no.2: 47-48.
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, Chanchal Kumar Ghosh, fakhrul Alam, M Mahmudus Zaman AKM Shamsul Kabir, M Saifuddola, clinical Pattern of liver abscess among the patients admitted in Rajshahi Medical college Hospital. Journal Of Medicine 2015; vol 26 no.2:55-60
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, Mahmudur Rahman Siddique, Yousuf ur Rahman, Tahmina Yesmin Shena, Multiple skin and brain abscess caused by salmonella typhi, first reported case in Bangladesh. Journal Of Medicine 2015; vol 26 no.2:83-85.
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, Munshi M B Md. Shoaib Adnan, Homayra Tahseen Hossain, Atypical presentation of Dengue fever: it’s correlation with abnormal investigation, Bangladesh Journal of Medicine 2015
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, Pattern of Antibiotic resistance in ICU of PMCH, Journal of Medicine, January 2015
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka, Pyogenic liver abscess- clinical presentation and outcome, Bangladesh journal of Medicine July 2015.
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka- ADA Guideline 2015- Editorial.
  • Islam Quazi Tarikul, Professor of Medicine, PMC, Dhaka - Antimicrobial résistance-review article, 2015.
  • Nazmul Ahasan HAM, Sharmistha Biswas, Ridwanur Rahman, Humyara Jesmin Ashfaque Ahmed Siddique, Md Aminul Islam, Mostafa Kamal Chowdhury. Present Academic Status of the department of Medicine of Different Medical Colleges of Bangladesh. Journal Of Medicine 2015; vol 16 no.1: 5-9.
  • Nazmul Ahasan HAM, Mostafa Kamal Chowdhury, Ashfaque Ahmed Siddique, Prodip Kumar Sarkar, MdManjurulHaque, Sharmishtha Biswas. Pattern of Antibiotic Use in Different Departments of Dhaka Medical college Hospital. Journal Of Medicine 2015; vol 16 no.1:35-38
  • Nazmul Ahasan HAM, Editorial: care for the senior citizens, Journal of Medicine vol-16,No2July 2015
  • Nazmul Ahasan HAM et el, Case report on Gastric Lymphoma Journal of Medicine vol-16,No2July 2015.
  • Nazmul Ahasan HAM: Clinical Toxinology in the Asia and Pacific and Africa : Chapter “Puffer Fish Poisoning: Bangladesh Perspective” Springer References 2015
  • Anzirum Nahar Asma-Pattern of skin disease in Geriatric patients A hospital based study
  • Anzirum Nahar Asma-Case report: successful treatment of acquired PPK with low dose Methotrexate
  • Ferdous HS, Afsana F, Qureshi NK, Rouf RSB. Osteoporosis : A review. BIRDEM Medical Journal 2015 Jan; 5 (1); P30-6.
  • Ahmed Salam Mir, Faria Afsana, Md. Feroz Amin, H. S. Ferdous, Md. Faruque Pathan: A case of Hypokalaemia induced rhabdomyolysis in a 38 years old diabetic male. 2nd SAFES summit Dhaka, Bangladesh, April, 2015. Abstracts.
  • Mohammad Mahmudul Kabir, Faria Afsana, Md. Feroz Amin, HS Ferdous, Md. Faruque Pathan: Dyshormonogenetic goitre, A rare genetic cause of congenital Hgypothoyroidism. 2nd SAFES summit Dhaka, Bangladesh, April,2015 Abstracts.
  • Shefin SM, Qureshi NK, Khandker SH, Afsana F, Faruque MO, Ferdous HS, Pathan MF, Latif AZ: Glycaemic status of Type 2 Diabetic Patients Treated with different single antidiabetic agents. BIRDEM Medical Journal 2015 July; 5(2); P92-7.
  • HS Ferdous, Faria Afsana, NK Qureshi, Irfan, RSB Rouf, AA Parvez, AS Mir: Recent Advancement On current trend in the Management of Endocrine Emergency in Critically Ill Patient: A review Bangladesh Coll Phays Surg 2015:33: 146-155.
  • Immediate Echocardiographic and Hemodynamic results of Percutanous Trans-luminal Mitral Commissurotomy - patients with symptomatic mitral stenosis after closed surgical commissurotomy. Journal of American College of Cardiology ; 65(10): Suppl.A March, 2015
  • Hypertension: Guidelines and Bangladesh Perspectives (editorial). Cardiovascular Journal: 8(1); July,2015
  • Effects of sub-valvular changes on mitral valve excursion after PTMC. Cardiovascular Journal: 8(1); July,2015
  • Relationship between P wave dispersion and left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in hypertensive and ischemic heart diseases patients. Cardiovascular Journal;8(1); July,2015
  • Coronary artery disease in Bangladesh : A review. Indian Heart Journal; July-August, 2015
i. Nazmul Ahasan HAM-National Guideline for management of poisoning, 2015.
Professor Md Abul Kashem Khandaker

Presentations
National:
1. Prof. Nurul Islam Memorial Oration: Medical education in Bangladesh present and future: 15th annual congress of Bangladesh Society of Medicine (BSM): March 2015

2. Prof. Nurul Islam Memorial Oration: tobacco and health: 26th Annual conference and scientific seminar of Association of Physicians of Bangladesh (APB) April 2015.

Participation
National:
i. 15th Annual congress and international seminar of BSM

ii. 26th Annual conference and scientific seminar of Association of Physicians of Bangladesh (APB)

iii. 22nd Annual convention and scientific conference of Bangladesh Gastroenterology society, 2015

iv. Annual conference of hepatology society of Bangladesh.
Professor Quazi Tarikul Islam

Presentations
National:
1. Speech on Why I want to be an Internist:15th annual congress of Bangladesh Society of Medicine (BSM): March 2015.

2. Use of Glicazide in diabetes and rational approach-November 2015, Manila Phillipines.

Participation
National:
i. 15th Annual congress and international seminar of BSM
ii. 26th Annual conference and scientific seminar of Association of Physicians of Bangladesh (APB).
iii. Climate change in health BRAC University, 2015.
iv. Dengue situation in 2015, DGHS.
v. Non communicable disease: present situation and action plan.

International:
i. Metabolic syndrome, Austria January 2015.
ii. American college of physicians annual meeting Boston USA, May 2015.
iii. Nominated as governor, ACP and participated 1st board meeting at California USA, October 2015.
Professor HAM Nazmul Ahasan

Presentations
National:
1. X-ray Chest: Old is Gold: 15th annual congress of Bangladesh Society of Medicine (BSM): March 2015
2. Assessment of OSPE in Popular Medical College in October 2015

International:
A paper on Geriatric Medicine in the international forum of ACP in the Internal Medicine meeting in Boston, USA in April, 2015.

Participation of seminars
International:
1. Internal Medicine Meeting of ACP in Boston, USA.
2. Nominated for the prestigious ‘Mastership of American College of Phisicians(MACP). He is the first ever Bangladeshi physician to receive the honour, in the convocation of ACP, 2016.

National:
1. 15th Annual congress and international seminar of BSM, March, 2015
2. International scientific conference of Bangladesh Rheumatology Society,2015
3. PULMOCON, 2015
4. CRITICON, 2015
Professor Md Shah Alam

Presentations
National:
1. Safety of psychotropic drugs in pregnancy and lactation , 8th International conference of psychiatry ICP, Dhaka, December 2015.

International:
A paper on Geriatric Medicine in the international forum of ACP in the Internal Medicine meeting in Boston, USA in April, 2015.

Participation of seminars
National:
1. 8th international Conference of psychiatry, Dhaka, December 2015

International:
1. World association of psycho-social rehabilitation (WAPR), Seoul, South Korea, 2015
Professor Hossain Shahid Ferdous

Workshop / Conference attended in 2015
1. American College of Physicians 100th Anniversary meeting, April 30, 2015 to May 2, 2015 07::00 PM, Boston, MA. USA.
2. International Diabetes Federation (IDF), world diabetes congress, Vancouver 2015, 30 November to 4 December 2015.
3. Chairperson in a session of Geriatric Medicine in 2nd SAFES (South Asian Ferderation of Endocrine Societies) conference April, 2015.
Prof. Abdullah Al Shafi Majumder

A. Faculty/Invited speaker/Presenter (Overseas)
1. Advanced Echo Course at Kerala Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS): January
2. American College of Cardiology Conference; San Diego, USA. March
3. International Conference of Echocardiography and allied technique; San Diego, USA, March
4. TCTAP, Seoul, Korea : April
5. World Congress of Clinical, Preventive Cardiology; Mt. Abu, India: September
6. International Meet on Update of Cardiology, Dubai, UAE: August
7. World Congress of Echocardiography; Istambul,Turkey: November
8. Asia Pacific Congress on Cardiac Physiology, Seoul : December

B. Faculty/Invited speaker/Presenter (National)
1. Bangla Interventional Therapeutics (BIT); February
2. National Conference of Bangladesh Cardiac Society; June
3. Conference on Lipid management; BICC, Dhaka; September
4. "Heart Summit " La Meridien, Dhaka; November
5. AICT ( Asia-Pacific Society of Cardiovascular Intervention); Hotel Sonargaon; November
Dr. Anzirun Nahar Asma

National
1. Second 2nd biennial conference SASSM, 2015

International
1. Fellowship training in LASER surgery, Thailand, 2015.

Prof. Md. Abul Kashem Khandaker Was a question setter, moderator & script examiner of postgraduate examination of BCPS
Conducted oral & practical postgraduate examination of BCPS
Prof. Quazi Tarikul Islam Was a question setter, moderator & script examiner of postgraduate examination of BSMMU and other universities and BCPS
Conducted oral & practical postgraduate examination of BSMMU & other universities and BCPS
Was thesis examiner of BSMMU & other universities.
Prof. H A M Nazmul Ahasan Was a question setter, moderator & script examiner of postgraduate examination of BSMMU and other universities and BCPS
Conducted oral & practical postgraduate examination of BSMMU & other universities and BCPS
Was thesis examiner of BSMMU & other universities.
Prof. Md. Shah Alam Was a question setter, moderator & script examiner of postgraduate examination of BSMMU and other universities and BCPS
Conducted oral & practical postgraduate examination of BSMMU & other universities and BCPS
Was thesis examiner of BSMMU & other universities.
Prof. Hussain Shahid Ferdous Was a question setter, moderator & script examiner of postgraduate examination of BSMMU & Universities
Conducted oral & practical postgraduate examination of BSMMU & Universities
Prof. Abdullah Al Shafi Majumder Was a question setter, moderator & script examiner of postgraduate examination of BSMMU & Universities
Conducted oral & practical postgraduate examination of BSMMU & Universities
Was thesis examiner of BSMMU & other universities.
Dr. Homayra Tahseen Hossain Was a question setter of BCPS
Dr. Anzirun Nahar Asma Was a question setter of BCPS
Medicine OPD
Total number of patient: 1065
Male: 470 Female: 595
Male-Female Ratio-1:1.2

Top 10 Diseases OPD
Sl. No. Disease Number of patients
1 Hypertension 174 Diabetes mellitus 112
2 Peptic Ulcer Disease 95 Respiratory Tract Infection 75
3 Low Back Pain 54 Pulmonary TB 48
4 Urinary Tract Infection 44 Generalized anxiety disorder 42
5 Bronchial Asthma 37 Ischemic heart disease 34

Medicine Inpatient
Total number of patient: 3313
Male: 1858 Female: 1455
Male-Female ratio- 1.3:1

Patient distribution IPD
Internal Medicine 1538
Gastro-enterology 904
Nephrology 363
Pulmonology 19
Neurology 339
Cardiology 33
Psychiatry 77
Physical Medicine 29
Rheumatology 11

Top 10 Diseases OPD
Sl. No. Disease Number of patients
1 Hypertension 1333
2 Diabetes Mellitus 1019
3 Peptic Ulcer disease 480
4 Electrolyte Imbalance 396
5 Chronic kidney disease 315
6 Chronic Liver Disease 190
7 Acute Gastroenteritis 155
8 Irritable bowel disease 136
9 Respiratory tract Infection 135
10 Pulmonary Tuberculosis 124

Dermatology
i. Outpatient: 486
ii. Top Ten Diseases:
  • 1 Acne
  • 2 Dermatophytosis
  • 3 Seborrhic Dermatitis
  • 4 Atopic dermatitis
  • 5 Eczema
  • 6 Androgenetic Alopecia
  • 7 Articaria
  • 8 Onychomychosis.
  • 9 Prurigo simplex
  • 10 Scabies
Teaching Staff
  • Prof. Md. Abul Kashem Khandaker
    Head of Medicine & Vice Principal
  • Prof. Quazi Tarikul Islam
    Professor of Medicine & Phase III Coordinator
  • Prof. H A M Nazmul Ahasan
    Professor of Medicine
  • Prof. Hossain Shahid Ferdous
    Professor
  • Prof. Dr. A. K. M. Motiur Rahman
    Professor
  • Prof. Md. Shah Alam
    Professor
  • Prof. Abdullah Al Shafi Majumder
    Professor
  • Dr. Humayra Tahseen Hossain
    Associate Professor
  • Dr. AnzirunnaharAsma
    Associate Professor
  • Dr. Farzana Rahman Chowdhury
    Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Munshi M.B. Md. Soaib Adnan
    Registrar
  • Dr. Ishrat Binte Reza
    Registrar
  • Dr. Urmi Rahman
    Registrar
  • Dr. Maksudul Islam Mazumder
    Registrar
  • Dr. Md. Delwar Hossain
    Assistant Registrar

Prof. Md. Abul Kashem Khandaker and Prof. Quazi Tarikul Islam are elected councillors of Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons and are actively involved with the policy making of the BCPS

Psychiatry Unit
  • Prof. Md. Shah Alam
    Professor of Psychiatry
Dermatology Unit
  • Dr. Anzirun Nahar Asma
    Associate Professor of Dermatology
Endocrinology Unit
  • Prof. Shahidul Alam Khan
    Professor of Endocrinology
Cardiology Unit
  • Prof. Abdullah Al Shafi Majumder
    Prof. of Cardiology
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