Kuhel Faizul ISLAM
Kuhel Islam recently completed Masters in Public Health (MPH) from James P. Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University.
He earned his Bachelors degree, Biology (major) in Molecular Genetics from University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. During his undergraduate studies, he was appointed as a Laboratory Instructor for the first year Cell Biology students. He moved to Saudi Arabia to take up the position of a Junior Researcher in the Department of Comparative Medicine at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh. He was involved in a Tuberculosis project for Molecular typing and Gene extraction of the mycobacterium tuberculosis.
He later joined as a Microbiologist and Laboratory Coordinator at International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Dhaka. He worked in a Ministry of Health, UK project for TB screening of applicants going to UK for long term stay. He was trained in Thailand for laboratory sputum culture procedure and in lab data management system.