Dr M. Shafiqur Rahman


Office: Room 107
Email: shafiq@isrt.ac.bd


Research Interests

  • Formulation and validation of risk prediction models
  • Modeling clustered/longitudinal data
  • Causal Inference
  • Medical Statistics
  • Public Health
Publications (selected)

           For full list of publication visit google scholar.


Awards and Grants

  • Educational Ambassadorship (2015). Awarded by the American Statistical Association (ASA).
  • Conference Scientist Award (2015). Awarded by the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB) in the 36th Annual Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  • Travel Grant (2014). Funded by the Word Bank and ISI for attending Regional Statistics Congress, 16-20 November 2014, Malayesia.
  • Research Grant (2013-2014). Funded by the University Grant Commission Bangladesh for the project entitled “Disease mapping in Bangladesh”.
  • Costas Goutis Prize (2010). Awarded by the Department of Statistical Science, UCL, UK for research student excellence.
  • Travel Grant (2013). Funded by the Word Bank and ISI for attending 59th ISI World Statistics Congress, 25-30 August 2013, Hongkong.
  • Deans Award (2000). Awarded by the Faculty of Science, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh for the performance in BSc (honours) examination in Statistics.

Courses currently teaching

  • Lifetime Data Analysis. Undergraduate level
  • Epidemiology. Undergraduate level
  • Statistical Computing: Survival Analysis and GLM

Recent Teaching

  • Analysis of Longitudinal Data. Graduate level
  • Design of Experiments. Undergraduate level
  • Generalized Linear Models. Undergraduate level
  • Meta Analysis. Graduate level


  • Life member of Bangladesh Statistical Association (BSA)
  • Member of International Statistical Institute (IMS)
  • Member of International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB)