Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a growing crisis, and the recent comprehensive analysis of the global impact of AMR in The Lancet, estimates that AMR infections were responsible for five million deaths in 2019, a significantly higher number than previously thought (1) with the highest burden in low resource poor settings. The rapid increase in AMR infections threatens […]
The institute for developing Science & Health initiatives (ideSHi) is a non-profit research organization and one of the leading research institutes in the field of immunology and infectious diseases. ideSHi is offering a 4-year doctoral fellowship starting from December 2022 or later. Our offer A structured PhD program Opportunity to be affiliated with a renowned […]
Oral Cholera Vaccine (Cholvax) is available at ideSHi for the Hajj pilgrims as per direction by the Bangladesh Haj Management Portal, Ministry of Religious Affairs.
Every year the International Thalassemia Day is celebrated on 8th may and the theme of this year is “BE AWARE, SHARE, CARE”. Keeping this theme in mind, ideSHi in collaboration with First Security Islami bank conducted another Thalassemia Awareness and Free Carrier Screening Program at Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College on 14th may 2022. Awareness program […]
ideSHi has taken on an exciting research project focusing on the AMR pattern in our local water sources. Using metagenomic analysis, we hope to find the antimicrobial resistance genes prevalent in the water that we use, to further our understanding of AMR in our region. Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and Water Overuse of antibiotics in […]
ideSHi’s 5000 sq. ft. compound boasts state-of-the-art laboratory facilities for research in a range of areas including microbiology, genomics, genetic disorders and cancer.
In honour of Dr. Jason B. Harris – a scientist, pediatrician, and father who has applied the tools of science to make children healthier in Bangladesh and around the world, ideSHi announced the “Global Health Fellowship”. The fellowship will support a candidate, who would not otherwise have such an opportunity, to work at ideSHi for one year. The […]
Register for an at-home COVID-19 RT-PCR test here. As the COVID-19 pandemic puts an enormous strain on world public health infrastructures, public health professionals face a challenge unprecedented since the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic. Scientists from around the globe has responded with openness and unparalleled speed, investigating the SARS-CoV-2 virus aiming at developing new […]