At the helm of this enlightening symposium was Professor Sumit Gujral, a prominent figure from the Department of Pathology at Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, India, who delivered a keynote address that set the tone for an exploration into cutting-edge advancements in the field. This write-up encapsulates the key insights and pivotal moments from the seminar.
The symposium unfolded within the distinguished confines of the Professor Dr. AKM Masudur Rahman Hall at TMSS Medical College and Rafatullah Community Hospital. Professor Sumit Gujral took center stage, delivering a comprehensive presentation on “Lymphoma for Clinical,” providing valuable insights into the clinical aspects of this critical topic. Complementing this discourse, Dr. Abu Zafar Mohammad Saleh, the accomplished Coordinator and Senior Consultant of the Hematology Department at Ever Care Hospital in Dhaka, delved into the intricacies of “Bone Marrow Transplant in Bangladesh.” Dr. Saleh not only shared his expertise but also illuminated the potential initiation process tailored for TMSS, offering a glimpse into the transformative possibilities on the horizon. This session marked a confluence of knowledge, where experts navigated the complexities of their respective subjects, contributing to the collective understanding of advancements in blood cancer treatment.
Chaired by Professor Dr. Zakir Hossain, the principal of TMSS Medical College, and graced by notable figures like TMSS Deputy Executive Director Dr. Matiur Rahman, the seminar was expertly conducted by Dr. Khawaja Amirul Islam, a renowned hematologist.
Post-seminar, experts assessed TMSS’s resources and expressed satisfaction, particularly within the hematology department overseen by Dr. Amirul Islam. Discussions centered on potentially partnering with Tata Memorial Center and Evercare Hospital to introduce advanced diagnosis tests and establish a Bone Marrow Transplant Department.
This collaboration signifies a leap forward in Bangladesh’s hematological care, showcasing dedication to pioneering blood cancer treatments. The TMSS Medical College’s initiative not only promises healthcare excellence but also offers hope and healing to those battling blood cancers.