Our Publications

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

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.

Liu Y, Shu XO, Wen W, Saito E, Rahman MS, Tsugane S, Tamakoshi A, Xiang_Y_et_al. Association of leisure-time physical activity with total and cause-specific mortality: a pooled analysis of nearly a half million adults in the Asia Cohort Consortium.. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2018; Dyy024.

Rahman MS, Rahman MM, Gilmour S, Swe KT, Abe SK, Shibuya K. Trends in, and projections of, indicators of universal health coverage in Bangladesh, 1995–2030: a Bayesian analysis of population-based household data. The Lancet Global Health. 2018; 6(1): E84-94.

Our team

Md. Mizanur Rahman's image
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

Md. Kamrujjaman's image
Md. Kamrujjaman, PhD

National Advisor

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Shamima Akter, PhD

Deputy Director

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Md. Shafiur Rahman, MSc, MHS

Director of Research

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Ms. Jahanara Akter, MSc, MPhil

Deputy Director of Research

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Md. Obaidur Rahman, MSc

Deputy Director of Research

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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: 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: 22 Dec, 2017

Paper on UHC in Bangladesh

GPHRF members Md. Shafiur Rahman and Md. Mizanur Rahman along with other researchers from The University of Tokyo published a paper on universal health coverage (UHC) in Bangladesh in The...

  • Published on: 04 Oct, 2017

Registration for Workshop (Date Extension)

Extended registration deadline: Janurary 25, 2018 Global Public Health Research Foundation (GPHRF) is pleased to announce a Workshop on Epidemiology and Public Health Data Analysis. The workshop will cover two consecutive...

  • 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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