Bangladesh Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health BACAMH

Bangladesh Association for Child & Adolescent Mental Health (BACAMH)

13th Annual Conference and General Meeting (Webinar)

9 November 2020

Theme: Child and adolescent mental health: Risk and resilience

 

 

Time

(Bangladesh)

Program event

9.45 am

Welcome address by Secretary General

 

10.00 am

Keynote Presentation (KNP)

         

A Strategic Approach to Reducing Risks and Promoting Resilience: Singapore as an Example

 

Speaker: Dr. Daniel Fung

              President, IACAPAP
              Chairman Medical Board, Institute of Mental Health, Singapore

 

Chair: Prof. MSI Mullick, Founder, BACAMH and Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, BSMMU, Dhaka

 

Moderator: Dr. Sumaiya Bente Jalil

 

10.45 am

Plenary session (PS)

 

1.    Psychological Impact of COVID-19 in Children and adolescents

 

Speaker: Dr. Murad Bakht

Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist,
Brampton Civic Hospital, Brampton, Ontario

 

2.    Child and adolescent mental health in Bangladesh: Present and future

 

Speaker: Prof. Md. Faruq Alam

President, BACAMH

 

Chair: Prof. Jhunu Shamsun Nahar, Professor of Psychiatry, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University

 

Moderator: Dr. Munim Reza

 

11.30 am

Syed Kamaluddin Ahmed Memorial Oration

 

Prioritising Issues Of Care And Protection During Covid-19 For Children In Difficult Circumstances

 

Speaker: Prof. Shekhar Sheshadri

Senior Professor, Dept. of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

& Associate Dean, Behavioural Sciences Division, NIMHANS, India.

 

Moderator: Dr. Asha Hossain

 

12.15 pm

Oral Presentation (OP)

 

1.    Changes of prevalence of predictive psychiatric disorders among children and adolescents during the lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic in Bangladesh

 

Speaker: Dr. Chiro Islam Mallik

 

2.    Efficacy of combined SSRI with ERP therapy in adolescent OCD

 

Speaker: Dr. Tumpa Indrani Ghosh

 

Chair: Prof. Bidhan Ronjon Roy Poddar, Director cum Professor, National Instittute of Mental Health, Dhaka

 

Moderator: Dr. Ananya Kar

 

12.45 pm

Closing ceremony

 

Address by Special Guests:

Ø  Dr. Mohammad Tariqul Alam, General Secretary Bangladesh Association of Psychiatrists (BAP)

Ø  Prof. M.M.A. Shalahuddin Qusar, Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, BSMMU, Dhaka

Ø  Prof. Bidhan Ronjon Roy Poddar, Director cum Professor, National Institute of Mental Health, Dhaka

Ø  Prof. Mohit Kamal, Former Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Dhaka

Ø  Prof. MSI Mullick, Founder, BACAMH and Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, BSMMU, Dhaka

Ø  Prof. Waziul Alam Chowdhury, President, Bangladesh Association of Psychiatrists (BAP)

 

Address by Chairperson: Prof. Md. Faruq Alam, President, BACAMH.

 

Speech by Chief Guest: Prof. Md. Golam Rabbani, Chairperson, Neurodevelopmental Disability Protection Trustee Board, Dhaka

 

Vote of Thanks:

Prof. Nahid Mahjabin Morshed, President-Elect, BACAMH

 

Moderator: Dr. Sifat E Syed

1.15 pm

Annual General Meeting and installation of the new committee

1.45 pm

Raffle draw

 

 

Greetings

Dr. Nahid Mahjabin Morshed
Greetings from the President
First I want to thank the association for allowing me to serve as President and be a part of an orga
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Dr. Niaz Mohammad Khan
Greetings from the Secretary General
Despite the dearth of mental health professionals in Bangladesh, BACAMH has continued devotion stead
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