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Organization Contact Information

Name: Bangladesh Lung Foundation
Street 1: House- 28
Street 2: Road-11
City: Dhaka
Post Code: 1209
Country: Bangladesh
Phone: 880-1911-792-760
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Asif
Last Name: Mahmud
Title: Associate Professor
Phone: 880-1819-238-333

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Kazi
Last Name: Bennoor
Title: Assistant Professor
Phone: 880-1711-542-467

General Information

Board Constituency: Foundation
Organization Type - Primary: Foundation
Organization Type - Secondary: Charitable / Philanthropic Foundation
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
We area a forum of pulmonologists who are working for the amelioration of suffering of patietns with TB and chest diseases. Since majority of respiratory patients suffer from TB, we like to contrbute to TB control by building viable partnership with STOP TB and other networks.
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1,001-$5,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Attendance at a TB related event
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Bangladesh
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Dissemination of ISTC.
Our memebers refer their TB patietns to NTP centres for recording and case holding.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Bangladesh
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


Delivery of health services and care

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Bangladesh


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
We have disseminated ISTC throughout Bangladesh


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 9, 2009
Last updated: September 14, 2013