‘’Reflexology has its potential to contribute to ensuring universal health coverage provided the Reflexologists and mass-media come forward to promote it as a ‘people-oriented’ method of complementary healthcare” – concluded the participants of the dialogue.
The virtual dialogue took place on 9th October 2020. Bangladesh Health Reporters Forum and Harmony Trust organized it jointly. Mr. Rashed Rabbi, the Senior Reporter of The Daily Jugantor and the General Secretary of the Forum moderated the dialogue, which started with the welcoming remarks by Dr. Muhammad Abdus Sabur, the chairperson of Harmony Trust. The president of the forum Mr. Toufiq Maruf presided over the dialogue.
Mr. Amitabha Bhattacharjee, the secretary & CEO of Harmony, and Reflexologist Syeda Shahida Sultana attended the event. A number of representatives of the forum took part in the discussion including Dinar Sultana, Journalist, BTV; Mahmud Komol, Journalist, Maasranga; Dr. Nurul Islam Hasib, Journalist, The Bangladesh Post; Sebika Debnath, Joint General Secretary of Bangladesh Health Reporters Forum and Journalist, The Bhorer Kagojl; Morsheda Yasmin, member, Bangladesh Health Reporters Forum and Journalist; The Daily Ittefaq; Farid Uddin, Senior reporter, The Daily Manab Zamin; Hasan Sohel, Executive Committee Member, Bangladesh Health Reporters Forum and Senior Reporter, The Daily Inqilab; and Tawsia Tazmin, Active Member, Bangladesh Health Reporters Forum and Journalist, The Business Standard.