Department: James P Grant School of Public Health
Article Published in Refereed Journals

Year: 2016

  • "Career preferences of final year medical students at a medical school in Kenya–A cross sectional study" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: DOSSAJEE, H., Co-author: OBONYO, N. & AHMED, S.M. Name of Publisher: BMC Medical Education Volume and Issue: 16 (5) Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Health Education
  • "Career preferences of final year medical students at a medical school in Kenya–A cross sectional study" , Lead/Principal Author: DOSSAJEE, H. Co-author: OBONYO, N. &AHMED, S.M. Name of Publisher: BMC Medical Education.16 (5). Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Medical Education
  • "Clinical evaluation of dengue and identification of risk factors for severe disease: protocol for a multicentre study in 8 countries" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: JAENISCH, T Co-author: TAM, D.T.H., KIEU, N.T.T., NGO, T.V., NAM, N.T., KINH, N.V., YACOUB, S., CHANPHEAKTRA, N., KUMAR, V., SEE, L.L.C., SATHAR, J., SANDOVAL, E.P., ALFARO, G.M.M., LAKSONO, I.S., MAHENDRADHATA, Y., SARKER, M., AHMED, F., CAPRARA, A., BENEVIDES Name of Publisher: BMC Infectious Diseases Volume and Issue: 16(20) Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Cross-country analysis of strategies for achieving progress towards global goals for women’s and children’s health" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: AHMED, S.M. Co-author: RAWAL, L.B., CHOWDHURY, S.A., MURRAY, J., ARSCOTT-MILLS, S., JACK, S., HINTON, R., ALAMA, P.M. & KURUVILLAH, S. Name of Publisher: Bulletin of the World Health Organization Volume and Issue: 94 (5) Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Public Health Policy
  • "Health Impact of Climate Change in Bangladesh: A Summary" , Enamul Hasib Lead/Principal Author: Enamul Hasib Co-author: CHATHOTH, P. Name of Publisher: Current Urban Studies Volume and Issue: 4 Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Climate Change and Health
  • "Role of spatial tools in public health policymaking of Bangladesh: opportunities and challenges" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: DOHYEONG, K. Co-author: SARKER, M., & VYAS, P. Name of Publisher: Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition Volume and Issue: 35(8) Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Public Health Policy
  • "Training mid-level health cadres to improve health service delivery in rural Bangladesh" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: RAWAL, L.B. Co-author: MAHMUD, K., ISLAM, S.M., MAHMUD, R.A., NURUZAMAN, M. & AHMED, S.M. Name of Publisher: Primary Health Care Research & Development Year: 2016
    Field of Research: Health Education

Year: 2015

  • "Developing effective policy strategies to retain health workers in rural Bangladesh: a policy analysis" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: Lal B Rawal Co-author: Joarder, Taufique, Islam, Sheikh Md. Shariful, Uddin, Aftab and Ahmed, Syed Masud Name of Publisher: Human Resources for Health Volume and Issue: 13:36 Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Health Policy
  • "Exploring the context in which different close-to-community sexual and reproductive health service providers operate in Bangladesh: a qualitative study" , Ilias Mahmud Lead/Principal Author: Ilias Mahmud Co-author: Chowdhury S, Siddiqi BA, Theobald S, Ormel H, Biswas S, Jahangir YT, Sarker M, Rashid SF Name of Publisher: Human Resources for Health Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • "Factors Affecting the Uptake of HIV Testing among Men: A Mixed-Methods Study in Rural Burkina Faso" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Manuela De Allegri Co-author: Agier, Isabelle, Tiendrebeogo, Justin, Louis, Valerie Renée, Yé, Maurice, Mueller, Olaf, and Sarker, Malabika Name of Publisher: PLOS One Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "From knowing our needs to enacting change: findings from community consultations with indigenous communities in Bangladesh" , Dr. Sabina Faiz Rashid Lead/Principal Author: Hussain S. Co-author: RUANO, A.L, RAHMAN, A, RASHID, S.F, HILL, P.S Name of Publisher: International Journal for Equity in Health Volume and Issue: 14 (126) Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Equity in Health
  • "How do Malawian women rate the quality of maternal and newborn care? Experiences and perceptions of women in the central and southern regions" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Christabel Kambala Co-author: Julia Lohmann, Jacob Mazalale, Stephan Brenner, Manuela De Allegri, Adamson S. Muula Name of Publisher: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Maternal Health
  • "Knowledge and attitude of key community members towards tuberculosis: mixed method study from BRAC TB control areas in Bangladesh" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Sukanta Paul Co-author: Rahima Akter, , Afzal Aftab, Antora M Khan, Mrittika Barua, Shayla Islam, Akramul Islam, Ashaque Husain3 and Malabika Sarker Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Lessons learned in using realist evaluation to assess maternal and newborn health programming in rural Bangladesh" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Alayne Adams Co-author: Sedalia, Saroj, McNab, Shanon, and Sarker, Malabika Name of Publisher: Health Policy and Planning Volume and Issue: 1-9 Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Health Policy
  • "Mental Health Care" , Nasima Selim Lead/Principal Author: Ahmed, S. M Co-author: Selim, Nasima Name of Publisher: Asia Pacific Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. Geneva: World Health Organization (WHO) Press Volume and Issue: 5 (3), 120-122 Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Mental Health
  • "Prevalence and experiences of intimate partner violence against women with disabilities in Bangladesh: Results of an explanatory sequential mixed method study" , Dr. Sabina Faiz Rashid Lead/Principal Author: Md. Tanvir Hasan Co-author: Dr. Sabina Faiz Rashid Name of Publisher: Journal of Interpersonal Violence Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Development
  • "Prevention and control of tuberculosis in workplaces: how knowledgeable are the workers in Bangladesh?" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: Qazi Shafayetul Islam Co-author: Syed Masud Ahmed, Md Akramul Islam, Shayla Islam Name of Publisher: BMC Public Health Volume and Issue: 15:1291 Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Infectious Disease
  • "Qualitative insights into promotion of pharmaceutical products in Bangladesh: how ethical are the practices?" , Dr. Sabina Faiz Rashid Lead/Principal Author: MOHIUDDIN, M. Co-author: RASHID, S.F., SHUVRO, M.I., NAHAR, N., AHMED, S.M. Name of Publisher: BMC Medical Ethics Volume and Issue: 16 (80) Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Health Ethics
  • "The Quality of Clinical Maternal and Neonatal Healthcare – A Strategy for Identifying ‘Routine Care Signal Functions’" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Stephan Brenner Co-author: Manuela De Allegri, Sabine Gabrysch, Jobiba Chinkhumba, Malabika Sarker, and Adamson S. Muula Name of Publisher: PLOS One Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Maternal Health
  • "Understanding the Lives of Caregivers of Children with Cerebral Palsy in Rural Bangladesh: Use of Mixed Methods" , Ilias Mahmud Lead/Principal Author: Maria A Zuurmond Co-author: Ilias Mahmud, Sarah Polack, Jenny Evans Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Child Health
  • "Utilization of maternal health services among adolescent women in Bangladesh: A scoping review of the literature" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: A. S. M. Shahabuddin Co-author: Thérèse Delvaux, Saloua Abouchadi, Malabika Sarker and Vincent De Brouwere Name of Publisher: Tropical Medicine & International Health Year: 2015
    Field of Research: Maternal Health

Year: 2014

  • "A placebo-controlled randomized trial of oseltamivir treatment to reduce influenza illness duration and influenza virus shedding in an urban slum in Bangladesh: Assessing effectiveness when treatment was initiated within 5 days of illness onset" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Fry AM Co-author: Goswami D, Nahar K, Sharmin AT, Rahman M, Gubareva L, Lindstrom S, Azim T, Bresee J, Luby SP, Brooks WA Name of Publisher: Lancet Infectious Disease Volume and Issue: 14(2):109-18 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Achieving Universal Health Coverage Through Community Empowerment: A proposition for Bangladesh" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Taufique Joarder Co-author: Malabika Sharker Name of Publisher: Indian Journal of Community Medicine Volume and Issue: Volume 40, Issue 3 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health, Universal Health Coverage
  • "An mHealth Model to Increase Clinic Attendance for Breast Symptoms in Rural Bangladesh: Can Bridging the Digital Divide Help Close the Cancer Divide?" , Ophira M Ginsburg Lead/Principal Author: Ginsburg OM Co-author: Chowdhury M, Wu W, Chowdhury MT, Pal BC, Hasan R, Khan ZH, Dutta D, Saeem AA, Al-Mansur R, Mahmud S, Woods JH, Story HH, Salim R Name of Publisher: Oncologist Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Cancer economics, policy and politics: What informs the debate? Perspectives from the EU, Canada and US" , Ophira M Ginsburg Lead/Principal Author: Aggarwal A Co-author: Ginsburg O*, Fojo T Name of Publisher: Journal of Cancer Policy Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Chapter on Financing, Health Systems in Transition, Bangladesh" , Jahangir Khan Lead/Principal Author: Khan J Co-author: Begum T, Huque R Name of Publisher: Asia-Pacific Health Systems Observatory Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Healthcare, Finance
  • "Conventional or Interpersonal Communication: Which Works Best in Disseminating Malaria Information in an endemic Rural Bangladeshi Community?" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: Ahmed SM Co-author: Hossain MS, Kabir M Name of Publisher: PLoS ONE Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Design of an impact evaluation using a mixed methods approach - an explanatory assessment of the effects of results-based financing mechanisms on maternal healthcare services in Malawi" , Malabika Sarker Lead/Principal Author: Stephan Brenner Co-author: Adamson S Muula, Paul Jacob Robyn, Till B?nighausen, Malabika Sarker, Don P Mathanga, Thomas Bossert, Manuela De Allegri Name of Publisher: BMC Health Services Research Volume and Issue: Volume 14, Issue 180 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health, Maternal Health
  • "Factors associated with acute malnutrition among children reporting to a diarrhoea treatment facility in Bangladesh" , Md Iqbal Hossain Lead/Principal Author: Fuchs C Co-author: Sultana T, Ahmed T, Hossain MI Name of Publisher: International journal of Pediatrics Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Nutrition, Child Health
  • "Family caregivers in public tertiary care hospitals in Bangladesh: Risks and opportunities for infection control" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Islam MS Co-author: Luby SP, Sultana R, Rimi NA, Zaman RU, Uddin M, Nahar N, Rahman M, Hossain MJ, Gurley ES Name of Publisher: American journal of infection control Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Febrile illness and pro-inflammatory cytokines are associated with lower neurodevelopmental scores in Bangladeshi infants living in poverty" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Jiang NM Co-author: Tofail F, Moonah SN, Scharf RJ, Taniuchi M, Ma JZ, Hamadani JD, Gurley ES, Houpt ER, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Haque R, Petri WA, Jr Name of Publisher: BMC Pediatrics Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Getting the basics right ? the role of water, sanitation and hygiene in maternal and reproductive health; a conceptual framework" , Kaosar Afsana Lead/Principal Author: Campbell OMR Co-author: Benova L, Gon G, Afsana K, Cumming O Name of Publisher: PLOS One Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Health
  • "Household air quality risk factors associated with childhood pneumonia in urban Dhaka, Bangladesh" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Ram PK Co-author: Dutt D, Silk BJ, Doshi S, Rudra CB, Abedin J, Goswami D, Fry AM, Brooks WA, Luby SP, Cohen SL Name of Publisher: American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene Volume and Issue: 90(5):968-75 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "How much salt do adults consume in climate vulnerable coastal Bangladesh?" , Sabrina Rasheed Lead/Principal Author: Rasheed S Co-author: Jahan S, Sharmin T, Hoque S, Khanam MA, Land MA, Iqbal M, Hanifi SM, Khatun F, Siddique AK, Bhuiya A Name of Publisher: BMC Public Health Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Climate Change
  • "Identification and epidemiology of a rare HoBi_like pestivirus strain in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: N. Haider Co-author: Rahman MS, Khan SU, Mikolon A, Gurley ES, Osmani MG, Shanta IS, Paul SK, Macfarlane-Berry L, Islam A, Desmond J, Epstein JH, Daszak P, Azim T, Luby SP, Zeidner N, Rahman MZ Name of Publisher: Transboundary and Emerging Diseases Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Impact of neighborhood biomass cooking patterns on episodic high indoor particulate matter concentrations in clean fuel homes in Dhaka, Bangladesh" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Salje H Co-author: Gurley ES, Homaira N, Ram PK, Haque R, Petri W, Moss WJ, Lessler J, Luby SP, Breysse P, Azziz-Baumgartner E Name of Publisher: Indoor Air Volume and Issue: 24(2):213-20 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health
  • "Incidence of and Risk Factors for Hospital-Acquired Diarrhea in Three Tertiary Care Public Hospitals in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Bhuiyan MU Co-author: Luby SP, Zaman RU, Rahman MW, Sharker MY, Hossain MJ, Rasul CH, Ekram AS, Rahman M, Sturm-Ramirez K, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Gurley ES Name of Publisher: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Medicine
  • "Indoor exposure to particulate matter and children?s age at first acute lower respiratory infection in a low-income, urban community in Bangladesh" , Emily Gurley Lead/Principal Author: Emily Gurley Co-author: Salje H, Homaira N, Ram PK, Haque R, Petri W, Bresee J, Moss WJ, Luby SP, Breysse P, Azziz-Baumgartner E Name of Publisher: American Journal of Epidemiology Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Epidemiology
  • "Informal allopathic provider knowledge and practice regarding control and prevention of TB in rural Bangladesh" , Syed Masud Ahmed Lead/Principal Author: Islam QS Co-author: Ahmed SM Name of Publisher: International Health Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Public Health
  • "Infrastructure and contamination of the physical environment in three Bangladeshi hospitals: putting infection control into context" , Stephen Patrick Luby Lead/Principal Author: Rimi NA Co-author: Sultana R, Luby SP, Islam MS, Uddin M, Hossain MJ, Zaman RU, Nahar N, Gurley ES Name of Publisher: PLoS One Volume and Issue: 9(2): e89085 Year: 2014
    Field of Research: Global Health