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What does ICDDR stand for?

ICDDR stands for International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research (Bangladesh)


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The expected intermediate outcomes for this project include: policies and practices needed to alleviate significant public health challenges in Bangladesh, especially those faced by the poor and the vulnerable, are informed by new knowledge; more effective, evidence based, gender responsive health care and health education is provided by the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research in Bangladesh (icddr,b) and allied research linked treatment facilities to the women, men, girls and boys of Bangladesh; and icddr,b position as a premium international research institution is strengthened and increasingly recognized in Bangladesh, as well as regionally and internationally.
For almost past two decades ( since his retirement in 1995 from the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh), a two- storey CF- 198 building located on Kolkata's posh eastern fringes Salt Lake has been the home for this octogenarian Indian biologist -- the man who saved millions with his crucial oral solution.
Pradip Bardhan of the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research in Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), a state-of-the-art cholera hospital, shared his experiences with enteric disease, not only at the ICDDR,B, but also with respect to cholera crises around the world, such as the recent outbreak in Zimbabwe.
In partnership with the government of Bangladesh, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B) established nationwide hospital-based surveillance to identify clusters of persons with life-threatening influenza virus infections (6).