Board of Advisors

HDRC is governed by a Board of Advisors, that meets once a year and provides policy guidance in line with HDRC mission and changing environment. The Board of Advisors (BoA) comprises of committed and renowned persons and professionals in their respective fields. HDRC maintains gender equity in the BoA. The BoA selects one Chief Advisor (Hon.) who assumes the responsibility of heading HDRC.

A brief profile of the Board Members is depicted below:

Name Sex Profession
A. Hashem, BSc, BE. Male Engineer
A. K. M. Munir, MBBS, PhD Male Physician & Managing Partner, HDRC
Tahmina Begum, MBBS Female Chairman SDC*Ltd. and Partner, HDRC
Aroni Barkat, MSS Female Lecturer, Economics Department, University of Dhaka
Abul Barkat, PhD Male Professor, Economics Department University of Dhaka.
A. Hussam, PhD Male Professor Department of Chemistry George Mason University Virginia, USA
Mahbuba Khatun, BA Female Social Worker
A. H. Khan, PhD Male Professor Department of Chemistry University of Dhaka
Rowshan Ara, PhD Female Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Dhaka
Shafique uz Zaman, PhD Male Professor Dept. of Economics, University of Dhaka
Shahida Akhter, MBBS, FCPS Female Professor, Paediatric, BIRDEM*
Nur Ahmed, MA, LLB Male Director, TAS
Irina Hashmi, MSc. Female IT Consultant
Shamsul Washe, M. Com Male Business
Hashmi Sina, MRCP Male Physician

* SDC = Sono Diagnostic Centre
* BIRDEM = Bangladesh Institute of Research for Diabetes and Endocrinology