ISRT family congratulates Dr. Mohammad Lutfor Rahman, Associate professor for being awarded a scholarship to join 16-TH WORLD CONGRESS OF PUBLIC HEALTH – WCPH 2020, Rome, Italy which will be held digitally from 12 to 16 October 2020. The complete scholarship had the option of paying registration fees, accommodation, and other complimentary benefits. The conference will go virtual … [ Read More ]
NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
ISRT is very pleased to announce that eight members of the ISRT family including three faculty members and five current and former MS students have been named the recipients of several awards by the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB) this year. Dr. Anower Hossain (Associate Professor) has been awarded the ISCB Conference Fund for … [ Read More ]
ISRT is pleased to inform you that faculty member Dr. Anower Hossain (Associate Professor) has been selected to receive the 2020 ISI Young Ambassador to IBS-IBC funding. ISRT family congratulates him for his success! As one of the recipients, Dr. Hossain is supposed to attend the International Biometrics Conference (IBC 2020) in Seoul but amid … [ Read More ]
Former director of ISRT, Dr. M. Monowar Hossain has passed away on March 6, 2020. Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un. Dr. Hossain was the director of ISRT long ago in the tenure: 01/1968-01/1971. ISRT family express their heartfelt condolences and pray for his departed soul for eternal peace. … [ Read More ]
ISRT beat the Institute of Nutrition and Food Science (INFS) by seven wickets in the second round of the inter-department cricket tournament 2019-20 of the University of Dhaka on March 12, 2020 at central playground of the University of Dhaka. In their first innings, INFS scored a total of 136 runs in 20 overs, The … [ Read More ]
Recent Faculty Publications (Selected)
M. S. Al-balushi, M. S. Ahmed, M. M. Islam and M.H.R. Khan (2020). Multilevel poisson regression modeling to identify factors influencing the number of children ever born to married women in Oman. Journal of Statistics & Management Systems, doi:10.1080/09720510.2019.1709328.
MB Hossain, SS Hossain (2020), Probabilistic estimation of seismic parameters for Bangladesh, Arabian Journal of Geosciences 13 (1), 262.
S Mahmud, MA Islam, SS Hossain (2020). Analysis of Rainfall Occurrence in Consecutive Days Using Markov Models with Covariate Dependence in Selected Regions of Bangladesh, Theoretical and Applied Climatology.Dr. Syed Shahadat Hossain | Year: 2020
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
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.
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.
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.
Ali, M., Salehnejad, R. and Mansur, M. (2019). Hospital Productivity: The Role of Efficiency Drivers, International Journal of Health Planning and Management, published online, volume 34, issue 2, pp. 806-823.
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.
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.