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1st Professor Kamaluddin Ahmad Memorial Lecture 2017

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is organizing the first memorial lecture on Professor Kamaluddin Ahmad, the founder of the Department of Biochemistry, University of Dhaka and a world renowned scientist, on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 11:00AM in the Kamaluddin Ahmed Lecture Gallery of the Department. The memorial lecture will be delivered by Professor Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, former Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka. Professor Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique, the Honorable Vice-Chancellor, University of Dhaka will grace the occasion as the Chief Guest. Mrs. Nahar Kamal Ahmad, wife of late Professor Kamaluddin Ahmad, and Professor Dr. M. Imdadul Hoque, Dean, Faculty of Biological Sciences will be present as the Special Guest. The event will be presided over by Professor Dr. M. Sayedul Islam, Chairman, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka.

The 2nd Harun KM Memorial Lecture

The Bangladesh Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BSBMB, in association with the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, DU (BMBDU), is organizing the 2nd Harun KM Yusuf Memorial Lecture, on Saturday, the 3rd of December, 2011 at 11.30 am at the Kamaluddin Ahmad Gallery at BMBDU.

Mr. Iftekharul Islam, Managing Director, Sanofi-aventis Bangladesh Limited, has kindly consented to present this lecture on: "Pharmaceutical Industry Management: Prospects and Opportunities"
Professor Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique, the Honorable Vice Chancellor, DU, has kindly consented to grace the occasion as Chief Guest.


BSBMB Rajshahi Conference 2012
BSBMB is going to arrange its annual conference on 25th and 26th February, 2012 in University of Rajshahi.  The registration deadline is 25th January, 2012. Call for both oral and poster presentation have been made. The last date of abstract submission is 15th December. For more information please visit the conference website.
3rd Biochemistry Olympiad, 2011
The third Biochemistry Olympiad will be held on December 24th, 2011. at the Curzon Hall Campius, University of Dhaka.This year the olympiad will be arranged in two categories. You are cordially invited to join the Program. For further information please visit the biochemistry olympiad website.



Inauguration of HKMY Laboratory and 1st  HKMY Memorial Lecture


Professor H K M Yusuf Laboratory’ has been officially inaugurated. Professor A A S M Arefn Siddique, the honorable Vice Chancellor of DU, unveiled the plaque on the outside wall of the lab near the entrance on 4th December 2010. The wife of Professor Harun K M Yusuf was also present on that occasion. Most of senior teachers of BMB department, many colleagues, friends and students of Harun sir were also present in the inauguration program. 

The inauguration program was followed by ‘Professor H K M Yusuf Memorial Lecture’ program. The second program was chaired by the chief guest Professor A A M S Arefin Siddique (VC, DU), Professor Saleheen Qadri, Professor Ishtiaque Mahmud, Professor Haseen khan and Professor Mamun Rashid Chowdhury (the Chairman of BMB department). The program started with the recitation of ‘Holy Quran’ by Professor Saleheen Qadri, followed by introductory speech on ‘Professor Harun Kader Mohammed Yusuf’ by Professor Ishtiaque Mahmud. The memorial lecture ‘Prospects and Application of Genome sequencing with special reference to Jute’ was presented by Professor Dr. Haseena Khan.

1. To stimulate interest and promote research and education in biochemistry, molecular biology and other related fields.

2. To foster fellowship and collaboration among the biochemists, molecular biochemists and the scientists of related fields of Bangladesh and those of other countries and to share the benefits of research and other experiences obtained thereby.

3. To promote and safeguard the professional interests of biochemists and molecular biologists.

4. To organise conferences, seminars, symposia and  academic-cum-cultural get-togethers, and publish magazine, journals for the promotion of the cause of education and research in biochemistry, molecular biology and other related fields.

5. To secure, administer and raise funds, grants, and endowments for the realisation of the aims of The Society.

6. To award medals, prizes etc. to persons making outstanding contribution to the sciences of Biochemistry and/or Molecular Biology.

7. To award stipends, scholarships and/or research grants to students of outstanding academic calibre.

8. To undertake such other activities as are deemed conducive to the above mentioned objectives.

The following journals listed here run from Bangladesh. Click on the link to find more information about the journals.

Bangladesh journal of Biochemistry
University of Dhaka

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