Dicission: Interventional Hepatology Division in BSMMU
It has been decided to open ‘Interventional Hepatology Division’ at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) in the capital.
The decision was approved at the 72nd syndicate meeting of BSMMU on Wednesday (July 7). The meeting was attended by the Vice Chancellor of the BSMMUU Professor Dr Sharfuddin Ahmed. At this time, the Chairman of the Liver Department of BSMMU, Professor Dr. Mamun Al Mahtab officially received the order from the Vice-Chancellor.
Dr. Swapnil wrote on his Facebook wall, ‘Today is a milestone for hepatology in Bangladesh. Through this, ‘Interventional Hepatology’ became a distinct sub-specialty of Hepatology Over the past few years, the country’s hepatology department has developed state-of-the-art medical procedures including autologous haemopoietic stem cell transplantation, transartrial chemoembolization, radio frequency ablation, plasma exchange, and hepatic venous pressure gradient. This achievement of the Hepatology Department in its continuation. This has created new possibilities in medicine, training and research. ‘