National Nutrition Service (NNS) and Bangladesh Breastfeeding Foundation organized a 4 day long training under the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) Program from June 20, 2018 to June 23, 2018. 20 doctors and nurses from SAJIDA Hospital at Keranigonj attended practical and theoretical classes taken by the instructors from Ministry of Health under NNS program.
5 doctors and 4 nurses from child specialist unit and 5 doctors and 6 nurses from gynecology unit attended the training. The training was facilitated by Dr. Sharmin Sultana Begum, Dr. Sajjad and Program Assistant Ms. Papya.
On June 23, 2018 the participants received certificates handed over by Dr. Sheikh Zulfikar Ahmed, MBBS (DMC), DCHRCPS (Ireland), (Senior Consultant, Child and New Natal Specialist, SAJIDA Hospital) and Lt. Col. (Rtd) Md. Manjur Ahad Helal, psc, NDS, NBA (Senior General Manager, SAJIDA Hospital). Having recommended by the Ministry, Sajida Hospital will be enlisted as Baby Friendly Hospital (BFH) and Graded Higher ranking in National BFH index.