OWSD Bangladesh National Chapter

The OWSD Bangladesh National Chapter was founded in 2009 and is based in Dhaka at the Institute of Science and Technology.
The organization is particularly active in the areas of participation, integration, attrition, and professional development.


National Chapter – Bangladesh


Dr Sharmin Parveen

Associate Professor & Head
Department of Health Informatics
Bangladesh University of Health Sciences (BUHS)
125/1 Darus Salam, Mirpur – 1, Dhaka -1216, Bangladesh




Dr Tabassum Mumtaz

Principal Scientific Officer,
Microbiology and Industrial Irradiation
Division, Institute of Food and Radiation
Biology, Atomic Energy Research
Establishment, Ganakbari, Savar,
Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission
Ministry of Science and Technology
OWSD Alumni


Contact Person

Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Technology;

Professor, Dept. of Applied Physics, Electronics and Communication Engineering

University of Dhaka, Bangladesh


With the platform of OWSD, I can better spread our words and collaborate to generate new ideas to help empower women in all corners of the world, and make a better and stronger global workforce as a whole in our attempts to build a better and sustainable future.


Member Executive Committee: Asia Pacific for 2016-2020

Chairman, Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering;

Dean, Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences,

Gono University, Bangladesh



I would like to make the position of the Bangladesh OWSD chapter remarkable through more women scientists participating in all activities.