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 Developing Countries (CFDC). Tasneem Fatima Alam (Lecturer) , Md. Mynul Islam (Lecturer) and Nayma Hossain (Former MS student; Supervisor: Dr. Md. Hasinur Rahaman Khan) have received the ISCB Conference Awards for Scientists (CASc). Moreover, Sabbir Ahmed Hemo (Supervisor: Dr. Anower Hossain), an MS student from batch 21 has been granted the Student Conference Award (StCA). Md. Ariful Islam Sanim (Supervisor: Dr. M Shafiqur Rahman) , Dip Das (Supervisor: Md. Hasinur Rahaman Khan) and Rubaiya (Supervisor: Dr Mohaimen Mansur) from Batch 21 have also received the Conference Funds (CFDC). The 41st Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB41) was supposed to take place on 23-27 August, 2020 in Kraków, Poland. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic the ISCB41 has been converted into a virtual conference. Details are given bellow.
ISRT family congratulates all of the recipients for their success.
|Recipient’s Name||Award name||Supervisor||Topic name|
|Dr. Anower Hossain||CFDC||Estimating standard errors of Kaplan-Meier estimators in cluster randomized trials|
|Tasneem Fatima Alam||CASc||Bias reduction and solution to separation in the AFT models for small or rare event survival data|
|Md. Mynul Islam||CASc||A spatial multilevel model using conditional autoregressive processes|
|Nayma Hossain||CASc||Dr. Md. Hasinur Rahaman Khan||Iterative Least-squares Regression with Censored Data: A Survival Ensemble of Learning Machine|
|Sabbir Ahmed Hemo||StCA||Dr. Anower Hossain
|Performance of Inverse Probability Weighting Compared to Multiple Imputation for Missing Binary Outcome in CRT|
|Dr. Md. Hasinur Rahaman Khan||Embedded Likelihood Function based Estimation under Accelerated Failure Time Models for Clustered Censored Data|
|Md. Ariful Islam Sanim||CFDC
|Dr. M Shafiqur Rahman||On Estimating Average Treatment Effect of rare exposure: Sample size consideration and bias correction|
|Dr Mohaimen Mansur||Modeling and Mapping Low Birth-Weights: Role of Interactions among Socio-economic Determinants and Spatial Adjustment|