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2016 - till date
Associate Scientist, icddr,b
2016 - 2019
Postdoctoral Fellow, Global Health Cluster, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
PhD, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
2011 - 2015
Assistant Scientist, icddr,b
2009 - 2010
Research Investigator, icddr,b
2007 - 2008
European Master of Science in International Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, CharitĂ© - UniversitĂ¤tsmedizin Berlin, Germany, Center for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway, University Victor Segalen Bordeaux-2. Bordeaux, France
Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Public Health (DTM&PH), Instit CharitĂ© - UniversitĂ¤tsmedizin Berlin, Germany
2003 - 2009
Medical Officer, icddr,b
2001 - 2003
Clinical Fellow, Dhaka Hospital, icddr,b
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery), Dhaka University, Bangladesh
I am a physician and researcher with experience in clinical research, disease surveillance, rapid diagnostic kit evaluation for cholera, multi-drug resistant Shigella surveillance, population-based Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) surveillance, mortality surveillance, health services delivery, and Digital Health. My current work focuses around eRegistries, Digital Health interventions for strengthening health systems, and developing effective eHealth solutions to improve health outcomes. I am experienced in combining quantitative and qualitative research methods and conducting study with community engagement and implementation research. I have effectively managed research and development projects and have been successful in establishing a professional alliance and engaging with the government, industry and international organizations.
Selected publications include: