Dr M. Iftakhar Alam

Associate Professor

Office: Room No. 204
Phone:
Email: iftakhar@isrt.ac.bd

 

 

Education

BSc and  MS in Applied Statistics (Dhaka); PhD in Statistics (QMUL).

Research Interests

Clinical Trial Designs, Medical Statistics, and Statistical Computing.

Recent Publications

Recent Talks

  • A Comparison Between the Continual Reassessment Method and D-optimum Design for Dose Finding in Phase I Clinical Trials, 37th Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, Birmingham, UK, August 2016.
  • A Constrained Optimum Adaptive Design for Dose Finding in Early Phase Clinical Trials, 35th Annual Conference of the Society for Clinical Trials, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, May 2014.
  • Adaptive Dose Finding in Early Phase Clinical Trials Incorporating Pharmacokinetic Information, 34th Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, Munich, Germany, August 2013.
  • Adaptive Dose Finding in Early Phase Clinical Trials Incorporating Pharmacokinetic Information, Population Optimum Design of Experiments Workshop, Eli Lilly, UK, June 2013.
  • Dose Finding in Early Phase Clinical Trials Incorporating Pharmacokinetic Information, 36th Research Students’ Conference in Probability, Statistics and Social Statistics, Lancaster University, UK, March 2013

Poster Presentation

  • Dose Finding in Early Phase Clinical Trials Incorporating PK/PD Information, Postgraduate Research Day Meeting, Queen Mary, University of London, UK, 10 May 2012.

Awards

  • Conference Award for Scientists, 37th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, Birmingham, UK, August 2016.
  • Student Conference Award, 34th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, Munich, Germany, August 2013.
  • Fazlul Huq Hall Provost Award, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2004.

Courses Currently Teaching:

  • AST 130: Statistical Computing I
  • AST 308: Data Analysis Using SPSS, SAS, and Stata
  • AST 524: Clinical Trials

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, Denmark.
  • Member, International Statistical Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands.
  • Life Member, Bangladesh Statistical Association.