NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

ISRT Annual Picnic 2020 at Apon Bhubon Picnic & Shooting Spot, Gazipur

This year annual picnic of ISRT took place on Monday, February 17, 2020 at Apon Bhubon Picnic & Shooting Spot, Pubail, Gazipur. Around 180 students, faculty members and staff participated in this event spontaneously. The third year students (batch 24) worked hard and did an impressive job in organizing the annual picnic, making it a … [ Read More ]

ISRT beat EEE by 28 runs to seal their first win in 2020

ISRT won by 28 runs in their first match against the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering in the inter-department cricket tournament 2019-20 of the University of Dhaka held on February 3, 2020 at Central playground. A large audience consisting of the Faculty members and students were present at the venue to inspire our players. … [ Read More ]

One paper and two poster awards were received by ISRT students in ICAS 2019 conference held in Dhaka during 27-29 December 2019

We are delighted to inform you that ISRT students have received One Paper award and Two Poster awards in the 2nd International Conference on Applied Statistics (ICAS) 2019 organized by Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT) during December 27-29, 2019 at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, University of Dhaka. In the conference, applicant’s submissions were evaluated for … [ Read More ]

ISRT successfully organized the International Conference on Applied Statistics (ICAS 2019) on 27-29 December, 2019

Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT) organized successfully the 2nd International Conference on Applied Statistics (ICAS) 2019 during December 27-29, 2019 at the Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, University of Dhaka. The inaugural ceremony was held on Friday, December 27 and Professor Dr. Muhammad Samad, Pro-Vice Chancellor, University of Dhaka attended as Special Guest … [ Read More ]

ISRT successfully organized the International Workshop on Sampling Methodologies for Monitoring Sustainable Development Goal Indicators on 17-19 December, 2019

ISRT successfully organized the International Workshop on Sampling Methodologies for Monitoring Sustainable Development Goal Indicators, sponsored by the International Statistical Institute (ISI) and World Bank (WB) on 17-19 December, 2019. Main objectives were to understand key concepts of SDGs, the targets and indicators, gain familiarity with the indicator framework and Statistical Quality Assurance Framework (SQAF), … [ Read More ]


 

Recent Faculty Publications (Selected)

  1. Rafiqul I. Chowdhury and M. Ataharul Islam (2020). Regressive models for risk prediction of repeated multinomial outcomes: An illustration using Health and Retirement Study data. Biometrical Journal, 2020; 1-18, D OI: 10.1002/bmj.201800101

    Author: Dr. M. Ataharul Islam | Year: 2020

  2. Rafiqul I. Chowdhury and M. Ataharul Islam (2019). Prediction of risks of sequence of events using multistage proportional hazards model: a marginal-conditional modelling approach. Statistical Methods & Applications, pp 1-31.

    Author: Dr. M. Ataharul Islam | Year: 2019

  3. Alam, M. I., Coad, D. S. and Bogacka, B. (2019). Combined criteria for dose optimisation in early phase clinical trials. Statistics in Medicine, 38(21): 4172 – 4188.

    Author: Dr M. Iftakhar Alam | Year: 2019

  4. Alam, M. I. and Sultana, Jafrin (2019). Isotonic design for phase I clinical trials: can we improve further? Austrian Journal of Statistics, 48: 34-44.

    Author: Dr M. Iftakhar Alam | Year: 2019

  5. Ali, M., Salehnejad, R. and Mansur, M. (2019). Hospital Productivity: The Role of Efficiency DriversInternational Journal of Health Planning and Management, published online, volume 34, issue 2, pp. 806-823.

    Author: Dr Mohaimen Mansur | Year: 2019

  6. M.H.R. Khan, A. Bhadra and T. Howlader (2019). Stability Selection for Lasso, Ridge and Elastic Net Implemented with AFT Models. Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology, 18(5), 20170001, https://doi.org/10.1515/sagmb-2017-0001.

    Author: Dr. Md Hasinur Rahaman Khan | Year: 2019

  7. M.B. Hossain, S.K. Mistry, M. Mohsin and M.H.R. Khan (2019). Trends and determinants of perinatal mortality in Bangladesh. PLoS ONE, 14(8): e0221503. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0221503.

    Author: Dr. Md Hasinur Rahaman Khan | Year: 2019

  8. M. S. Alam, S.S. Hossain, F. F. Sheela (2019). Spatial smoothing of low birth weight rate in Bangladesh using Bayesian hierarchical model. Journal of Applied Statistics 46 (10), 1870-1885.

    Author: Mohammad Samsul Alam | Year: 2019

  9. Roy PK, Khan MHR, Akter T and  Rahman MS (2019). Exploring socio-demographic-and geographical-variations in prevalence of diabetes and hypertension in Bangladesh: Bayesian spatial analysis of national health survey data. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology   Vol 29: 71-83

    Author: Dr. M. Shafiqur Rahman | Year: 2019

  10. Rahman MS, Rumana AS (2019). A model-based concordance-type index for evaluating the added predictive ability of novel risk factors and markers in the logistic regression models. Journal of Applied Statistics (Early view).

    Author: Dr. M. Shafiqur Rahman | Year: 2019

 

 


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