Affiliation: Oxford Policy Management
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
Rashid Zaman is a medical doctor with a post graduation in health economics and public health. He has over 7 years of experience in surveys, surveillance, monitoring and evaluation, infection control and laboratory sciences. He started his research career with a survey research institute of Bangladesh and worked in a number of major national surveys including a series of public expenditure tracking and service delivery assessment surveys. He then joined the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B) and worked for more than three years in US-CDC
Equity and merit scholarship, 2009, University of Manchester
Rasul Ch, Bakar M, Mamun A, Siraz M, Zaman R. Burden and outcome of human influenza in a tertiary care hospital of Bangladesh. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2011 Jun;4(6):478-81. PubMed PMID: .
Begum B, Zaman RU, Afza NS. Understanding the magnitude of still birth in Mymensingh Medical College Hospital. Mymensingh Med J. 2010 Jul;19(3):340-2. PubMed PMID: .
Gurley ES, Zaman RU, Sultana R, Bell M, Fry AM, Srinivasan A, Rahman M, Rahman MW, Hossain MJ, Luby SP. Rates of hospital-acquired respiratory illness in Bangladeshi tertiary care hospitals: results from a low-cost pilot surveillance strategy. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 15;50(8):1084-90. PubMed PMID: .
Zaman RU, Alamgir AS, Rahman M, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Gurley ES, Sharker MA, Brooks WA, Azim T, Fry AM, Lindstrom S, Gubareva LV, Xu X, Garten RJ, Hossain MJ, Khan SU, Faruque LI, Ameer SS, Klimov AI, Rahman M, Luby SP. Influenza in outpatient ILI case-patients in national hospital-based surveillance, Bangladesh, 2007-2008. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 29;4(12):e8452. PubMed PMID: ; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2795194.
Brooks WA, Alamgir AS, Sultana R, Islam MS, Rahman M, Fry AM, Shu B, Lindstrom S, Nahar K, Goswami D, Haider MS, Nahar S, Butler E, Hancock K, Donis RO, Davis
CT, Zaman RU, Luby SP, Uyeki TM, Rahman M. Avian influenza virus A (H5N1), detected through routine surveillance, in child, Bangladesh. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 Aug;15(8):1311-3. PubMed PMID: ; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2815980.
Begum B, Zaman RU, Rahman A, Rahaman MS, Uddin MK, Hafiz R, Abedin F. Comparison of risks and benefits of normal vaginal and caesarian section deliveries in a public tertiary hospital in Bangladesh. Mymensingh Med J. 2009
Jan;18(1 Suppl):S12-14. PubMed PMID: .
Hasan AU, Suguri S, Ahmed SM, Fujimoto C, Harada M, Rahman SM, Zaman RU, Kakehi Y. Molecular phylogeography of Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes in central Bangladesh. Acta Trop. 2009 Nov;112(2):106-14. Epub 2009 Jul 10. PubMed
- Comparison of risks and benefits of normal vaginal and caesarian section deliveries in a public tertiary hospital in BangladeshBadrunnesa Begum
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Mymensingh Medical College, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Mymensingh Med J 18:S12-14. 2009..It is expensive than normal vaginal delivery. It will help practitioners to reduce the rate of primary caesarean delivery and the pregnant mothers should be informed about risks and benefits of various birth options...
- Molecular phylogeography of Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes in central BangladeshArif Ul Hasan
Department of International Medical Zoology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kita gun, Kagawa Ken 761 0793, Japan
Acta Trop 112:106-14. 2009..quinquefasciatus had dispersed within this region. The study also reveals historical population expansion in this region, followed by a post-expansion Wolbachia sweep...
- Avian influenza virus A (H5N1), detected through routine surveillance, in child, BangladeshW Abdullah Brooks
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Emerg Infect Dis 15:1311-3. 2009..The virus was of the same clade and phylogenetic subgroup as that circulating among poultry during the period. This case illustrates the value of routine surveillance for detection of novel influenza virus...
- Influenza in outpatient ILI case-patients in national hospital-based surveillance, Bangladesh, 2007-2008Rashid Uz Zaman
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
PLoS ONE 4:e8452. 2009..To explore the epidemiology and seasonality of influenza throughout the country and among all age groups, we established nationally representative hospital-based surveillance necessary to guide influenza prevention and control efforts...
- Rates of hospital-acquired respiratory illness in Bangladeshi tertiary care hospitals: results from a low-cost pilot surveillance strategyEmily S Gurley
International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, B
Clin Infect Dis 50:1084-90. 2010..Patients hospitalized in resource-poor health care settings are at increased risk for hospital-acquired respiratory infections due to inadequate infrastructure...
- Understanding the magnitude of still birth in Mymensingh Medical College HospitalB Begum
Dr Badrunnesa Begum, Assistant Professor, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Mymensingh Medical College Hospital, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Mymensingh Med J 19:340-2. 2010..In many cases the loss is completely unexpected. Hospital based surveillance and issuing of still-birth certificates may increase the awareness of the problem among the obstetricians and in the community...
- Burden and outcome of human influenza in a tertiary care hospital of BangladeshC H Rasul
Department of Paediatrics, Khulna Medical College and Hospital, Khulna, Bangladesh
Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:478-81. 2011..To determine the magnitude and outcome of influenza in southern part of Bangladesh and also to identify intrusion of novel influenza virus...