4th Global Conference

16-19 May 2016 • Copenhagen, Denmark

4th Global Conference

16-19 May 2016 • Copenhagen, Denmark

Shayla Islam

Shayla Islam, Programme Manager, BRAC: Shayla Islam is a medical doctor and public health specialist with experience in primary health care, community health services, program management, training and operational research. Dr Islam is currently the Senior Programme Manager for BRAC Health Programme, a non-government development organization in Bangladesh, responsible for coordinating and managing health programmes in the area of primary health care and the prevention and control of communicable diseases. Working in partnership with the government of Bangladesh, she represents the organization on number of technical committees of Ministry of Health and donor organizations, and contributes in national policy development on communicable disease. She has served as an expert in national and global discussions on integration of health programmes through community based service packages.