BIRDEM

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BIRDEM, the Bangladesh Institute of Research and Rehabilitation for Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders at Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh is a 600-bed multidisciplinary hospital complex of the Diabetic Association of Bangladesh. The Hospital was established in 1980 with the financial support of Bangladesh.[1]

It has been designated as a WHO Collaborating Centre on Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders, as the only one of its kind in Asia. The late national professor Muhammad Ibrahim is its founder. Associated with the hospital is the Ibrahim Medical College.

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  1. ^ "BIRDEM - Banglapedia". en.banglapedia.org. Retrieved 2016-09-27. 

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Coordinates: 23°44.3′N 90°23.78′E / 23.7383°N 90.39633°E / 23.7383; 90.39633