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Cherri Zhang

Research Scientist,
Global Public Health Research Foundation, Bangladesh.

Research Interests:
Global Health, Health Financing, Systematic Review and Meta-analysis


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Master of Health Science (Major in Global Health)
School of International Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Bachelor of Nursing
Department of Nursing, University of Calgary, Canada
Affiliated Visiting Research
Global Public Health Research Foundation – Dhaka, Bangladesh
Apr, 2018 - present
United Nations Population Fund – Tokyo, Japan
Apr, 2017 - Oct, 2017
Health and Global Policy Institute – Tokyo, Japan
Jul, 2016 - Oct, 2017
Registered Nurse
Foothills Medical Centre – Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Apr, 2011 - Mar, 2012

Rahman MM, Zhang C, Swe KT, Rahman MS, Islam MR, Kamrujjaman M, Sultana P, Hassan MZ, Alam MS. Disease-specific out-of-pocket healthcare expenditure in urban Bangladesh: A Bayesian analysis. PLoS ONE. 2020; 15(1): E0227565.

Khan MN, Zhang C, Islam MM, Islam MR, Rahman MM. Household air pollution from cooking and risk of adverse health and birth outcomes in Bangladesh: A nationwide population-based study. Environmental Health. 2017; 16:1–8.

Islam MR, Rahman MS, Islam Z, Zhang C, Sultana P, Rahman MM. Inequalities in financial risk protection in Bangladesh: an assessment of universal health coverage. International Journal for Equity in Health. 2017; 16:59.