Our Publications

Few of our publications are listed below. You can also find more of our publications on different category from the Publication menu.

Han SM, Rahman MM, Rahman MS, Swe KT, Palmer M, Sakamoto H, Nomura S, Shibuya K. Progress towards universal health coverage in Myanmar: a national and subnational assessment. Lancet Global Health. 2018; 2018; Online First..

Sultana P, Rahman MT, Roy DC, Akter S, Jung J, Rahman MM, Akter MJ. Tobacco control policies to promote awareness and smoke-free environments in residence and workplace to reduce passive tobacco smoking in Bangladesh and its correlates. PLoS One. 2018; 13(6): E0198942.

Swe KT, Rahman MM, Rahman MS, Saito E, Abe SK, Gilmour S, Shibuya K. Cost and economic burden of illness over 15 years in Nepal: A comparative analysis. PLoS One. 2018; 13(4): E0194564.

Haruyama R, Gilmour S, Ota E, Abe SK, Rahman MM, Nomura S, Miyasaka N, Shibuya K. Causes and risk factors for singleton stillbirth in Japan: Analysis of a nationwide perinatal database, 2013–2014. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8(1):4117.

Our team

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Md. Mizanur Rahman, PhD

National Advisor

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Md. Rafiqul Islam, PhD

National Advisor

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Papia Sultana, PhD

National Advisor

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G. M. Rabiul Islam, MSc

National Advisor

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Md. Kamrujjaman, PhD

National Advisor

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Shamima Akter, PhD

Deputy Director

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Md. Shafiur Rahman, MSc, MHS

Senior Research Scientist

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Ms. Jahanara Akter, MSc, MPhil

Deputy Director of Research

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Md. Obaidur Rahman, MSc

Research Scientist

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Jenny Jung, MIPH

Senior Research Scientist

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Cherri Zhang, MHS

Research Scientist

Md. Rashedul Islam's image
Md. Rashedul Islam, MSc

Junior Research Scientist

Latest News & events

  • Published on: 04 Oct, 2018

Vacancy Announcement: Research Assistant

We are inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of “Research Assistant” for ongoing research projects. The initial appointment will be based on a 12-months contract, but the contract...

  • Published on: 26 Jun, 2018

Tobacco control policies to reduce passive tobacco smoking

Policies to protect passive smokers are especially important for females, rural areas and people with lower education in Bangladesh The risk of passive smoking is higher in residential homes and workplaces...

  • Published on: 20 Feb, 2018

Successful completion of Workshop

Between February 9th and 17th of 2018 the Global Public Health Research Foundation (GPHRF) held two workshops in Uttara, Dhaka. The workshop brought together key healthcare leaders from across Bangladesh and...

  • Published on: 10 Jun, 2018
  • Event on: 15 Feb, 2019

Workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health (February 2019)

GPHRF will host the second workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health in February 2019. If you are interested to participate, subscribe to our email list and follow our Facebook page....

  • Published on: 25 Jul, 2017
  • Event on: 15 Feb, 2018

Training program on Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis

GPHRF is pleased to offer training program on Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis on February 15th-17th, 2018. Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman (Project Assistant Professor, School of International Health, The University of...

  • Published on: 25 Jul, 2017
  • Event on: 09 Feb, 2018

Training program on Epidemiology and Public Health

GPHRF is pleased to offer training program on Epidemiology and Public Health on February 9th-13th, 2017. Dr. Stuart Gilmour  (Associate Professor, School of International Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan); Dr. Shamima Akter...

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