Khan Abul Kalam Azad, MBBS, MD, MACP, FCPS
Dr. Azad serves as the official representative of the College for the Bangladesh Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. To learn more about Dr. Azad, read his bio.
Khan Abul Kalam Azad, MBBS, MD, MACP selected for advancement to Mastership
Dr. Azad, the Bangladesh Chapter Governor-elect, was officially recognized with ACP Mastership during the 2021 Internal Medicine Meeting. Masterships are awarded because of “personal character, positions of honor, contributions towards furthering the purposes of the ACP, eminence in practice or in medical research, or other attainments in science or in the art of medicine.” Dr. Azad is a senior faculty and head of the department of medicine at Dhaka Medical College. He is a dedicated educator, researcher as well as a renowned physician of Bangladesh. He has actively participated in formulating national guidelines for Tuberculosis, Hypertension, Dengue, Chikungunya, Swine-flu, Nipah Virus and Kala-azar.
2023 Chapter Excellence Award
We are pleased to announce that our chapters are in receipt of the Bronze Level of the 2023 Chapter Excellence Award! The award recognizes chapters that achieve basics in chapter management. In order to achieve the Chapter Excellence Award, chapters must meet nineteen Bronze criteria. Criteria include such activities as being involved in advocacy activities, communicating with members, having a chapter/regional scientific meeting along with a planning committee, having a sound financial structure in place, recruiting and advancing members and having an awards committee that identifies candidates for local or national awards.