Dr. Sirajul Islam is a retired Director of Tuberculosis Program in Bangladesh. He has worked for a long time in the health sectors of Bangladesh, Malaysia and other countries.
Dr. Islam is now the Joint Secretary General of Bangladesh Health Foundation. He also worked as UN Staff Physician and a consultant with WHO.
In this interview he talks about various problems in the health sector in Bangladesh, analyzes the new challenges of combatting TB and the relationship between the chest diseases and the heart diseases.