Dr. Md. Mahbubul Alam has taken over the responsibilities of Head of Programs of PSTC since April 2018. Dr. Alam has more than 15 years working of experiences in the field of Public Health both at national and international level positions with different development organizations. He has experiences at the grassroots level in the field of health and community development and researches with national NGOs, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh and also have 4-years experiences of working with Actionaid International in Afghanistan in the field of Basic Package of Health Services, Maternal, Neonatal, Child Health and Nutrition, Reproductive Health including HIV/AIDS and Right to Health.
Dr. Alam started working with PSTC in April 2015 and lead different projects and programs including HAPS, UBR, HIA and SANGJOG to March 2018 as a Team Leader with different projects- SANGJOG, UBR and HAPS. Prior to joining PSTC, he worked with ActionAid in Afghanistan as the Project Manager of “Strengthening Basic Packages of Health Services in Afghanistan” where he was responsible for managing the health activities and providing technical assistance. He also worked with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh where he organized and conducted training courses on Reproductive Health, Gender and HIV/AIDS related issues. Dr. Alam basically a physician and he obtained MBBS degree from Mymensingh Medical College in 1997 and MPH from National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine (NIPSOM), Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2004.