Latest International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh Stories
On Monday, September 29th from 3 – 5pm, the International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDRB), with support from USAID’s Translating Research into Action Project (TRAction),
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have received a five-year, $10.9 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to evaluate several interventions to combat diarrheal disease in developing countries.
In a study assessing the impact of the first national campaign to scale up zinc treatment of diarrhea in Bangladesh, researchers found that awareness was high but usage lagged behind.
Ninety per cent of older persons in rural Bangladesh displayed either overt or risk for malnutrition in a collaborative study presented in a dissertation by Tamanna Ferdous from Uppsala University Sept 22, 2009. The results, which are part of a larger international study, challenge the Millenium Development Goals.
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