Association of Surgeons for Sleep Apnea, Bangladesh (ASSAB) and UniHealth Pharma RespiratoryENT jointly observed “World Sleep Day” with a seminar titled “Sleep Well: Live Well” on 14th March 2015 at Dhaka Reporters Unity.
World Sleep Day 2015 – ‘when sleep is sound, health and happiness abound’– is themed to highlight the importance of sleep for people of all ages. Newborn infants, children, adolescents and adults, both young and old, need quality sleep to maintain a healthy life.
Professor Dr. Abu Yusuf Fakir, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital and Professor Dr. Mani Lal Aich, Sir Salimullah Medical College and Hospital were the keynote speaker. Md. Tazul Islam, MP, was the chief guest and Professor Dr. Habibe Millat, MP, was present as the special guest, Also Prof. Dr. Zahedul Alam, Director, National Institute of ENT and Prof. Dr. SM Khurshid Alam Mazumder, President, ASSAB was present as the guest of honor and delivered speeches. More than hundred ENT specialists of different medical college and media personnel were also present at the scientific seminar. Mr. Rezaur Rahman Siddiqui, Product Manager, UniHealth Pharma was coordinator of this event. As a part of CSR activities UniHealth Pharma published leaflet and poster on this day to create public awareness on sleep related disorders.