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2015 till date
Senior Research Investigator, Enteric and Respiratory Infections, Infectious Diseases Division, icddr,b
2012 - 2015
Research Investigator, Enteric vaccines, Centre for Vaccine Sciences, icddr,b
2011 - 2012
Medical Officer, Enteric vaccines, Centre for Vaccine Sciences, icddr,b
2009 - 2011
Research physician, Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF), Dhaka Shishu Hospital
2008 - 09
Clinical Fellow, Matlab Health Research Centre (MHRC), icddr,b
Local Nipah Surveillance Coordinator, Public Health Science Division, icddr,b
Post graduate trainee in Pediatrics, Faridpur Medical College Hospital
Intern doctor at Faridpur Medical College Hospital
I am a Member of a research group engaged in a Phase III clinical trial titled as “An individually randomized, placebo-controlled trial to measure the protection conferred by a single dose regimen of bivalent, killed, whole cell oral cholera vaccine (Shanchol) in Dhaka, Bangladesh”.
I am the part of the same group who are also involved in a large feasibility study which involves evaluation of a 2-dose regimen of oral cholera vaccine Shanchol and a hand washing and home water treatment with behavior change program promoting improved hygiene in reducing dehydrating diarrhea in 6 wards in an area of high cholera incidence at Mirpur in Dhaka.
In both studies, I am responsible for ensuring the ethical issues both at institutional and participant level as well as conducting the post vaccination disease surveillance in different health facilities of the study area.
Besides this, I am working in a continued collaborative study between icddr,b and the Massachusetts General Hospital-Harvard Medical School which is focused on defining theMoreover, my job responsibilities include more few of which are mentioned below-