Department of Public Health
Professor Dr. M. S. A. Mansur Ahmed  Professor
Name :
Professor Dr. M. S. A. Mansur Ahmed
Employee ID
710001533
Designation
Professor  
Department
Department of Public Health
Faculty
Faculty of Allied Health Science
Personal Webpage
http://faculty.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/profile/ph/mansur.html
E-mail
drmansur.ph@diu.edu.bd
Phone
Cell-Phone
01711987649
Sl. No. Name of Examination Name of the Institution Year of Passing
01 MBBS Chittagong Medical College, Chittagong, Bangladesh 1973
02 MPH(Epidemiology) School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, USA 1982
03 Certificate Course in Diabetology (CCD) BIRDEM and BIHS, Dhaka 2012
04 PhD (Health and Medical Science) A.W. University, California,USA 2016

Training abroad:

  1. International Training on Quality improvement in Reproductive Health & Family Planning form Indian Institute of health Management research (IIHMR), Jaipur, India & ICOMP, Malaysia in 1998.
  2. Nutritional Blindness at Bandung, Indonesia in 1980.
  3. Training on Soil Transmitted Helminthiasis & family Planning & Their Integrated Program at Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand in 1977.

 

In country training:

  1. Teaching Methodology in Medical Education at NIPSOM in 1984.
  2. Medical Ethics at Center for Medical Education in 1999.
  3. Quality Assurance in medical education & training at Center For Medical Education in 1999.
  4. Teaching Methodology at NIPSOM on 16th Nov -20th Nov. 2002
  5. Training course on ESP services at NIPORT, Dhaka in February 2000.
  6. Training course on Educational Science & Teaching Methodology sponsored by Centre for Medical Education, Dhaka in January 2004.
  7. Holistic Approach in Health & Medical Science in 1995.
  8. Computer training: MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint & Word Perfect.
  9. Research Methodology and Health Care Delivery System at BMRC in 1994.
  10. Diarrhoeal Disease Management at ICDDR, B in 1979.
  11. Foundation Training at Academy of Planning & Development (APD) at Nilkhet, Dhaka in 1991.
  12. Public Health & Hospital Administration at NIPSOM in 1991

Teaching

  1. Had been teaching undergraduate and postgraduate (MPH and M Phil) students on Epidemiology, Community Medicine,& Demography and population dynamics at Sir Salimullah Medical College , NIPSOM and Armed Forces Medical Institute(AFMI) under University of Dhaka.
  2. Have been conducting MPH and MPhil Courses under Dhaka University and BUHS.
  3. Chairman, Academic committee, Community Medicine,
  4. Now (Since 1st September. 2015) teaching & research activities in epidemiology and other disciplines of Public Health at Daffodil International University (DIU), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Supervisor / Guide of Thesis/Examiner (not conclusive)

  1. Thesis of M Phil students – More than 15
  2. Thesis/Dissertations of MPH students – More than 100.
  3. Examiner of MPH and M.Phil students of Dhaka University , BSMMU and BUHS

Resource persons / Facilitator/ Trainer

  • Orientation training for Doctors and Nurses on epidemiological methodology and research methodology by BMRC and WHO at different educational institutes of Bangladesh.
  • Other Training Programs on other Public Health Issues organized by national and international organizations.
  • Participation in National and International Conferences/Meetings/Seminars

International:

  1. “IEA –SEA Epidemiology Workshop cum Training on Non-communicable Diseases”, 10th – 15th April, 2017, at Pokhara, Nepal in which chaired a Planary Session on Non communicable diseases and also presented a research paper.
  2. Epidemiology Congress of Americas, 21-24th June, 2016, Miami, Florida, USA, in which presented my research paper titled ‘Cardiovascular Risk Assessment among Urban and Rural Population Aged 40-70 Years Using WHO/ISH Risk Prediction Chart”.
  3. 12th SEA Regional Scientific Meeting(Conference) in Bangkok,Thailand,24th -26th November,2015,as invited speaker, also as presenter (oral)of my own research paper. I was the only one from Bangladesh as the member of the international advisory Committee of the conference.
  4. 6th Regional Public Health conference, 20th   - 21st December.2015 at Bangladesh University of Health Sciences, Dhaka as a Delegate.
  5. 42nd Annual Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine,Lucknow,26th -28th2015 in which chaired a session on Non communicable Diseases.
  6. 14th World Congress on Public Health ,Kolkata,11th to 15th2015,in which I was selected as Chairperson in a Scientific session .
  7. Diabetes and endocrine conference December,2014 in which I presented an article (Original research) entitled “Awareness on Diabetic Retinopathy Among Patients of Diabetes mellitus.(page 20 of the Diabetes and Endicrine Journal, Dec. 2014,Vol.42,Soppl.-1).
  8. 5th Regional Public Heath Conference,17-18th,2014,in which I have chaired a session on Non communicable Diseases.(Page 17 of the program and abstract book.)
  9. Global conference on Community Health,18-22 March 2014,held in Dhaka where I participated as a delegate from Bangladesh.
  10. IDF World Diabetes Congress,2-6 Dec.,2013,Melbourne ,Australia. Presented a research paper entitled “Diabetes Mellitus and Lower Body Disability in Bangladeshi Adults”.
  11. XI SEA Regional Scientific Meet of the International Epidemiological Association,26-29th,2013 at Pokhara, Nepal. Chaired the 1st plenary session on “Scientific Writing” in which key note speaker was Prof. George Devey Smith, Executive Editor, International Journal of Epidemiology.
  12. XI SEA Regional Scientific Meet of the International Epidemiological Association,26-29th,2013 at Pokhara, where presented a research paper on “Effectiveness of Visual Inspection With Acetic Acid (VIA) As A Test For Cervical Cancer Screening”.  
  13. South East Asian Public Health Conference in Kolkata, India in February 2013, where chaired a scientific session, acted as an invited speaker on “life style measures in primary prevention of diabetes and also a speaker in scientific session on my own basic research.
  14. 3rd Regional Public Health seminar held in December 13-14,2012, at Bangladesh Institute of Health Sciences(BIHS) in Dhaka, Bangladesh where chaired scientific session(s).
  15. 2nd Regional Public Health meeting held in December 2011,at Bangladesh Institute of Health Sciences(BIHS) in Dhaka, Bangladesh where chaired scientific session(s).
  16. 1st Regional Public Health meeting held in December 2010,at Bangladesh Institute of Health Sciences(BIHS) in Dhaka, Bangladesh where chaired scientific session(s).
  17. Presented a research article on “Compliance to Diabetes Management Among Patients Attending Specialized Hospitals” in the World Diabetes Congress in Dubai, UAE on 4-8 December, 2011, organized by the World Diabetes Federation (IDF).
  18. Presented a research paper entitled “Unmet Needs of Family Planning and Practice of Family Planning in a Rural to Urban Migrated Population of Dhaka City” in the 10th International Scientific Meeting of the International Epidemiological Association held on 23-26 May, 2010 in Colombo, Sri Lanka
  19. 9th South East Asia Regional Scientific Meeting of International Epidemiological Association(IEA) from 9-12 February,2008 , Held in Dhaka, Bangladesh in which I was chairman of a Scientific

National:

  1. 17th Diabetes and Endocrine seminar in December 2012, held in Dhaka,Bangladesh
  2. 16th Diabetes and Endocrine seminar in December 2011, held in Dhaka,Bangladesh
  3. 15th Diabetes and Endocrine seminar in December 2010, held in Dhaka,Bangladesh
  4. 14th Diabetes and Endocrine seminar in December 200s9, held in Dhaka,Bangladesh
  5. 13th Diabetes and Endocrine seminar in December 2008, held in Dhaka,Bangladesh

Sl.no.

Position Held

Period

Job descriptions

1.

In service trainee at Ctg. Medical College Hosapital, Ctg.

21.8.74 to 23.9.75

  • Rotatory training in major subjects of medical science.

2.

Thana Health Administrator, Hajiganj, Chandpur.

27.9.75 to 17.8.78

  • Administration and Management of hospital and Primary Health Care Services of Thana.

3.

Evaluator of ITHC at DGHS and Deputed to Blindness Prevention Programme Bangladesh as team Leader

18.8.78 to 14.3.83

  • Epidemiological survey of nutritional blindness in Bangladesh.
  • Management &Distribution of high potency vitamin A capsules in Bangladesh.
  • During this tenure I was on deputation in U.S.A. for 2 years to study for M.P.H. in Epidemiology from August `80 to August `82.

4.

Teacher at NIPSOM ( Assistant Surgeon on Supy duty against the post of Asstt. Professor).

15.3.83 to 13.3.84

  • 6 months in Epidemiology department and 6 months in Virology Department.

5.

Asstt. Professor with own pay at the Institute of   Health Technology, Dhaka

14.3.84 to 29.10.85

  • Teaching Epidemiology & Public Health & Laboratory technology.

6.

Associate professor of Epidemiology with own pay at the IHT, Dhaka

29.10.85 to 19.6.89

  • Teaching Epidemiology & Public Health & Laboratory technology.
  • Course Coordinator of lab. Technology Course.

7

Associate. Professor of Epidemiology (current charge) in Institute of Health Technology, Dhaka

19.6.89 to 25.8.92

  • Teaching Epidemiology & Public Health & Laboratory technology.
  • Course Coordinator of lab. Technology Course.

8.

Associate professor of Epidemiology (current charge) against Associate Professor in dept of Epidemiology, NIPSOM

25.8.92 to 31.12.95

  • Teaching and research in Epidemiology and it’s related fields.

9.

WHO National consultant (Public Health Specialist) to Development of Health Care Quality Assurance project, Govt. of Bangladesh.

1.1.96 to 30.08.96

  • Develop standards and quality management protocols for quality of Health services at all levels (Dist. Hospitals, THC, RD, H & FWC and their field components).
  • Continuous monitoring of standards of all elements of PHC (ESP) and Hospitals.
  • Assisting in Orientation of hospital level managers and service providers in the use of Quality Assurance manuals from PHC point of view.
  • Assist in identifying essential technical skills on quality Assurance of health and nutrition.
  • Keep liaison with the policy makers, planners, service providers, NGOs, international and national counterparts of other development projects for the targeted activities of the project.

10

Associate Professor of Community Medicine, Sir Salimullah Medical College, Dhaka.

31.08.1996 to 30.09.1999

  • Research & Teaching in Community Medicine to MBBS students.
  • 31.08.96to30.9.1998 was on lien toWHO.

11.

WHO National Consultant, (PHC Operation Officer) of PHC Program, BAN. OSD 001

1.10.1999 to 31.12.2001

  • Help in improvement of PHC/ESP services of the gov’t of Bangladesh.
  • Facilitate training, supervision and monitoring of ESP especially in PHC intensified areas of Bangladesh.
  • Assist in organizing, conducting and evaluating training workshops for different categories of Health personnel/officers of health & Population related sectors, community leaders and Village Health Volunteers.
  • Assist in mobilization of intersectoral action for Health at district, thana, union & village levels.
  • Assist in social mobilization/ Community participation for Health development.  

12.

Associate Professor, Dept. of Community medicine, NIPSOM, Dhaka.

01.01.2002to 30.01.2004

  • Teaching and research at post graduate level in Community Medicine and related subjects.

13.

Professor(C.C.), Community Medicine, NIPSOM

31.01.04 to 23.5.2006

  • Teaching and research at post graduate level in Community Medicine and related subjects.
  • Period from17.07.04 to 19.01.2008 also working as professor .Population Dynamics (Adl.charge) at NIPSOM.

14.

Professor, Community Medicine (regular), and Professor (additional Charge), Population Dynamics, NIPSOM, Dhaka.

23.5.06 to
19.01.08

  • Teaching and research at post graduate level in Community Medicine, Population Dynamics and related subjects

15

Professor , Community Medicine & Course Chairman , Non communicable Diseases(NCD), Bangladesh University of Health Sciences(BUHS), Dhaka

October , 2008 – Dec.2014

  • Teaching and research at post graduate level in Community Medicine, Noncommunicable Diseases, Epidemiology & related subjects of Public Health including administrative job of the department.

16

Professor , Community Medicine & Chairman , Academic committee Community Medicine, Bangladesh University of Health Sciences(BUHS), Dhaka

Jan.2015 to date

  • Teaching and research at post graduate level in Community Medicine, Noncommunicable Diseases, Epidemiology & related subjects of Public Health including administrative job of the department

Teaching experience

  1. Worked as a teacher for  undergraduate and postgraduate (MPH and M Phil) students on Epidemiology, Community Medicine Primary Health Care & Demography and population dynamics at Sir Salimullah Medical College, NIPSOM and Armed Forces Medical Institute(AFMI) under University of Dhaka.
  2. Experienced as a coordinator(chairman) for conducting MPH and MPhil Courses under Dhaka University and Bangladesh University of Health Sciences.
  3. Now teaching & research activities in epidemiology and other disciplines of Public Health at Daffodil International University (DIU), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Supervisor / Guide of Thesis/Examiner (not conclusive)

  1. Thesis of M Phil students – More than 15
  2. Thesis/Dissertations of MPH students – More than 100
  3. Examiner of MPH and M.Phil students of Dhaka University, BSMMU, BUHS and DIU.

Published books:

  1. Moniruzzaman, M MostafaZaman, M S A Mansur Ahmed. Physical activity levels: prevalence and correlates among urban and rural adults of Bangladesh. Publication as a book by LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, August 2012: isbn: 978-3-659-18696-7; project no: 6013.
  2. Ahmed MSAM, Mumu SJ. Synopsis of Demography and Population Dynamics” ISBN: 978-984-33-2213-5, which is used as a text book in public health programs in different universities and institutes of Bangladesh.

Published articles in peer reviewed international and national journals

  1. Moniruzzaman M, Ahmed M S A M., Zaman M M . Physical activity levels and associated socio-demographic factors in Bangladeshi adults: a cross sectional study.BMC Public Health (2017) 17:59 (DOI 10.1186/s12889-016-4003)
  2. Mahesh Kumar Khanal M K, Ahmed M S A M, Moniruzzaman M, Banik P C,Dhungana R R ,Bhandari P, Devkota S, ShayamiA.Total cardiovascular risk for next 10 years among rural population of Nepal using WHO/ ISO Prediction Chart.BMC Res Notes (2017) 10:120
  3. TalebM A, Ahmed MSA M, SharminKazi N, Islam D. Blood pressure and its associated factors: a comparative study among rural and urban adolescents in Bangladesh.Int J Res Med Sci. 2016 Nov;4(11):4778-4787
  4. Khanom F, Chowdhury S, Ahmed S, Moniruzzaman ,Ahmed MSA. Association of autism spectrum disorder and gestational diabetes mellitus of mothers in Bangladesh.  Indian J Comm Health. 2015; 27, 3: 391-397.
  5. Ahmed M. Lifestyle measures for primary prevention of T2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM). Ind J Comm Health. 2014;26(4):450.
  6. Ahmed MSA M, Chowdhury S, Moniruzzaman M, Banik PC, Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Among Urban Population of Bangladesh Using WHO/ISH Risk Prediction Chart,Conferencepaper;August 2014,Conference: 20th IEA World Congress of Epidemiology,At Alaska, USA.
  7. MSA M Ahmed , S chowdhury, M moniruzzaman, P.C.Banik, S Ahmed, Awareness on Diabettic Retinopathy Among Patients of Diabetes Mellitus: Finding from a Tertiary level Hospital.Dabetes and Endocrine Journal,December 2014,Vol.42,Suppl.1:20-21.
  8. MSA Mansur Ahmed, M Rezaul Karim, M MahmudulHoque, Shahanaz Chowdhury. Quality of Antenatal Care in Primary Health Care Centers of Bangladesh, Journal of Family and Reproductive Health, Volume 8, Number 4, December 2014:175-81.
  9. Moniruzzaman, Taleb A,  Rahman S, Acharyya A, Islam F A, AhmedMSA Mansur  , Zaman MM . Prevalence of hypertension among Bangladeshi adult population: a meta-analysis. Regional Health Forum, SEARO-WHO, Special issue. April 2013:17(1):15-19. http://www.searo.who.int/publications/journals/regional_health_forum/rhfv17n1_full.pdf
  10. KalyanBhowmik, Moniruzzaman, AnjanAdhikari, Shahnaz Choudhury,MSA Mansur Ahmed.Prevalence of depression and its risk factors among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a tertiary level hospital in West Bengal, India. South East-Asian Journal of Public Health. 2012: 2(2): 34-40 (Published in June 2013).http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/SEAJPH/article/view/15942
  11. Moniruzzaman, Karim N,Mansur MSA,Zaman MM. Physical activity levels: prevalence and correlates among urban and rural adults of Bangladesh. South-East Asian Journal of Public Health, the official journal of WHO.
  12. Sharker,MA, Ahmed MSA Mnasur, Begum M. Diabetes Mellitus and Lower Body Disability Among Bangladeshi Adults, Dhaka Community Medical College. July 2012: 01(2):33-37.
  13. Ahmed M. S. A. Mansur,Shahanaz Chowdhury,Karim M. Rezaul, Haque M. Mahmudul. Unmet Needs of Family Planning And Practice Of Family Planning In A Selected Urban to Rural Migrated Population Of Dhaka City.Journal of Family and Reproductive Health. 2012: 6(3):115-123.
  14. Uddin MJ, Ahmed MSA Mansur, Moniruzzaman, Rahman M H, Uddin MJ, Siraj M. Prevalence of frozen shoulder among patient’s underwent Cardiothoracic surgery. Ibrahim Card Med  J 2011: 1(1):14-16.http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/ICMJ/article/viewFile/7648/5741
  15. Trisha NES, Rahman SMM, Uddin J, Moniruzzaman, Ahmed MSAM, Manisha D. Risk Factors among the Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Patients Attending at Tertiary Level Hospitals of Dhaka City, Bangladesh. SMU Medical Journal. 2014: 1(2); 251-260
  16. Islam MZ, Ahmed MSAM Burden of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Among the Patients Attending  Outpatient Department of  BIRDEM Hospital, Dhaka. JOPSOM. June 2008: 27(1): 17-29.
  17. Akhter S, Chowdhury R,MaheswaryNP,Ahmed MSAM, Entomological Investigation of Sandfly in a Kala – Azar Endemic Area of Bangladesh. JOPSOM.  2006: 25(1): 15-22.  
  18. Ahmed MSAMetal. Utilization and Quality of Services Provided at Selected Centers of Urban Primary Health  Care Project in Dhaka City . JOPSOM. 2004: 23(1):79-86.
  19. Ahmed A, Ahmed MASM, Rahim MA. Occurrence and Characteristics of Childhood Diabetics Attending a Tertiary Hospital. JOPSOM. 2004: 23(1):31-38.
  20. Ahmed MSAM, Rashid H. Hepatitis B Infection Among Bangladeshi Males Seeking Job Abroad. JOPSOM. Dec.2002:  21(2) :13-19.
  21. Pathan AS, Ahmed MSAM, Ali MT, Rabbani G. Blood Pressure Status Among the Bus Drivers at Selected Bus Terminals of Dhaka, Bangladesh. SSMC J. 1997: 5(1): 21-24.
  22. Ahmed MSAM, Rahim A, Ali.MT, Rabbani G. Health Related Socio Economic Condition in a Rural Community of Bangladesh. Medicine Today. Jan.1997: 8(1):5-7.
  23. Shaha S, Ahmed MSAM.Perception of Indoor Patients on The Services of Some Thana Health Complexes, Bangladesh. Med. Res. Coun.  Bulletin. Jan. 1995:22: 46-49.
  24. Ahmed S, Ahmed MSAM.A Cross Sectional Study on Breast Cancer Patients Attending Cancer Institute and Research Hospital, Mohakhali, Dhaka. JOPSOM. June-Dec.1994:13(2-4):93-97.
  25. Ahmed MSAM.Distribution of Parasitic Infection in Children Under 10 years Diagnosed by Stool Examination At An  Urban Clinic of Dhaka City. Journal of Public Health Association of Bangladesh. Oct. 1993:V(2): 1-5.
  26. Ahmed MSAM, Nizami FA, Khan AM, Hossain KZ. Prevalence of Night Blindness Among Children Six Months to Six Years in Bangladesh During 1991. Journal of Public Health Association of Bangladesh. April 1993: 3(1):10-16.
  27. Khanom K, Ahmed MSAM et al. A Study on Smoking Habits of Urban Population of Narayanganj City. JOPSOM. June 1984: 3(1): 44-48.
  28. Ahmed MSAM.A Critical Review of The Article “Coffee and Cancer of The Pancreas” By Brian Mac Mohan et al (Vide New England Journal of Medicine, March 12, 1981, Page 630-633). JOPSOM. Dec. 1983: 2( 2):21-23.

Article accepted for publication:

  1. Mohammad Harun Ur Rashid, M.S. A. Mansur Ahmed, Shahanaz Chowdhury,Sabrina Ahmed. Effectiveness of Visual Inspection With Acetic Acid (VIA) As A Test For Cervical Cancer Screening, Submitted to International Journal of Non communicable Diseases, editing completed and hopefull will be published by the end of April, 2017.

Abstract publications in seminar/symposium/conference proceedings:

  1. S. Chowdhury, Moniruzzaman, MSA Mansur.Impact of Educational Intervention in reducing NCD risk Factors. 5th Regional Public Heath Conference,17-18th Dec 2014(page 48)
  2. F.Khanom,MSA M Ahmed,S. Chowdhury,S.Ahmed.Association of Autism Spectrum Disorder of Children and Gastational Diabetes Mellitus of Mothers. 5th Regional Public Heath Conference,17-18th Dec 2014(page 47)
  3. PC Banik,M.Das,Moniruzzaman,FZaman,MSA Mansur Ahned,L Ali, “Prevalence and Associated Factors of Hypertension Among the Urban and Rural Type 2 Diabetic Subjects in Bangladesh”. 5th Regional Public Heath Conference,17-18th Dec(page 58)
  4. S chowdhury,Moniruzzaman,PcBanik, MSAM Ahmed, Barriers to Physical Activity Among Patients with Diabetes Mellitus. 5th Regional Public Heath Conference,17-18th Dec(page 57)
  5. MSA M Ahmed , S chowdhury, M moniruzzaman, P.C.Banik, S Ahmed, Awarenwss on Diabettic Retinopathy Among Patients of Diabetes Mellitus: Finding from a Tertiary level Hospital. Diabetes & Endocrine Conference,Dhaka,19th-20th, 2014. (Page 20)
  6. PC Banik, Moniruzzaman, F Zaman, MSA Mansur Ahmed, L Ali. Self Foot-care Practice Among Bangladeshi Type-2 Diabetic Patients. National Public Health Seminar,2014,NIPSOM,Dhaka,28th2014.Page-44.
  7. S. A. M. Ahmed, F. Khanom, S. Chowdhury, Sabrina Ahmed. Association of Autism Spectrum Disorder of Children and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus of Mothers in Bangladesh. World Congress on Epidemiology of International Epidemiological Association(IEA),17th to 21st Aug.2014,Anchorage, Alaska,USA .page-1.
  8. Moniruzzaman,NazmulKarim,M.S.A.MansurAhmed,M.Zaman.Physical Activity Levels:Prevalence and Coelates Among Urban and Rural Adults of Bangladesh. World Congress on Epidemiology of International Epidemiological Association(IEA),17th to 21st Aug.2014,Anchorage Alaska,USA .
  9. M. S. A. Mansur Ahmed, S.Chowdhury, Moniruzzaman, P.C.Banik. Cardiovascular Risk Assessment among Urban Population Aged 40-70 years Using WHO/ISH Risk Prediction Chart.World Congress on Epidemiology of International Epidemiological Association(IEA),17th to 21st Aug.2014,Anchorage Alaska,USA .
  10. M.S.A.MansurAhmed.HIV/AIDS in Bangladesh,South East Asian Symposium on HIV/AIDS, World Congress on Epidemiology of International Epidemiological Association(IEA),17th to 21st Aug.2014,Anchorage Alaska,USA .page-…...
  11. Ahmed MSA M, S Chowdhury, Moniruzzaman, PC Banik. Awareness on diabetic retinopathy among patients of diabetes mellitus: Findings from a tertiary level hospital. Diabetes and Endocrine Conference. December 2014: 41 (Suppl 1): 21.
  12. MSAM Ahmed, MA Sharker, Moniruzzaman, S Chowdhury. Diabetes mellitus and lower disability among Bangladeshi adults. World Diabetes Congress, 2-6 December 2013, Melbourne, Australia.p332.
  13. M.S.A. Mansur Ahmed, Mohammad Harun Ur Rashid, Sabrina Ahmed, Shahanaz Chowdhury. Effectiveness of Visual Inspection With Acetic Acid (VIA) As A Test For Cervical Cancer Screening. XI SEA Regional Scientific Meet of the International Epidemiological Association,26-29th Sept.,2013 at Pokhara, Nepal. Page 41.
  14. Moniruzzaman, Nazmul Karim, MostafaZaman, MSA Mansur Ahmed. Physical activity levels: Prevalence and correlates among urban and rural adults of Bangladesh. . XI SEA Regional Scientific Meet of the International Epidemiological Association. September 26-29 2013, Pokhara Nepal. p53.
  15.  M Zaman, A Taleb, S Rahman, AAcharyya, F A Islam, MSA M Ahmed, M Zaman. Prevalence of hypertension among Bangladeshi adult population: a meta-analysis. Journal of Epidemiological Community Health, August 2011, vol 65 suppl 1. p A405.
  16. K Bhownik, MSA Mansur Ahmed, M Moniruzzaman. Depression and its risk factors among patients with COPD in a tertiary level hospital. c, 13-14 December 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh, p 41.
  17. AM Chowdhury, S Chowdhury, M Moniruzzaman, MSA Mansur Ahmed. Level of awareness on noncommunicable diseases and its determinants among health professionals. 3nd Regional Public Health Seminar, 13-14 December 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh, p 43.
  18. Ahmed M. S. A. Mansur, Karim M R,  Haque M. Mahmudul. Unmet Needs of Family Planning And Practice Of Family Planning In A Selected Urban to Rural Migrated Population Of Dhaka City , 10th International Scientific Meeting of the International Epidemiological Association held on 23-26 May, 2010 in Colombo, Sri Lanka,p A405.
  19. Moniruzzaman, N Karim, MM Zaman, MA Hafez, MSA Mansur Ahmed. Physical activity levels: prevalence and correlates among urban and rural adults of Bangladesh. 2nd Regional Public Health Seminar, 11-12 December 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh, p 28.
  20. MSAM Ahmed, ABhuiyan, M Zaman. Compliance to diabetes management among patients attending specialized hospital. World diabetes congress. 4-8 December 2011, Dubai. p 603.
  1. Conducted several research works (more than 40) for last 35 years on Public Health issues and Community Health under funding of DGHS, BMRC, NTP, Ministry of Science and Technology, Bangladesh and WHO.

Recent research works done (completed) at BIHS/BUHSand DIU:
As Principal investigator:

  1. Colorectal cancer and it’srisk factors among adult Bangladeshi population.funded by Bangladesh Medical Research Council during financial year 2016-17.
  2. Cardiovascularrisk assessment among urban and rural population aged 40-70 years using WHO/ISH risk prediction chart. Funded by Ministry Of Science And Technology, Bangladesh during financial year 2013-2014.
  3. Awareness on diabetic retinopathy among patients of diabetes mellitus: findings from a tertiary level hospital, funded by (BMRC) in 2013.
  4. Cardiovascular risk assessment among urban population aged 40-70 years using WHO/ISH risk prediction chart. Funded by Ministry Of Science And Technology, Bangladesh in 2012-2013.
  5. Prevalence of behavioral and biological risk factors of Noncommunicable diseases among service holders aged 35-60 in Dhaka city, Bangladesh. Funded by BMRC in 2010.

As co investigator and Mentor:

  1. Impact of educational intervention in reducing NCD risk indicators. Funded by BMRC in 2011.
  2. Barriers of physical activity among patients with Diabetes mellitus attending tertiary level hospital.Funded by BMRC during financial year 2013-2014.

Ongoing research projects at BUHS:

  1. Colorectal cancer and its risk factors among the adult Bangladeshi Population ,Being done under the financial assistance of Bangladesh Medical Research Council, Dhaka during financial year 2016-17.

Association with research organizations/journals:

  1. Working as the convener of “FAHS Research Ethics Committee, DIU”. of Daffodil International University, Bangladesh.
  2. Working as a member of Journal Advisory Committee of IJCH (Indian Journal of community Health) since May,2014.
  3. Working as a member of the ethical review committee of Bangladesh Medical Research Council (BMRC)
  4. Working as an enlisted reviewer of BMRC (Bangladesh Medical Research Council) approved projects for more than 15 years.

Other completed research works:

  1. Moniruzzaman, Karim N,Mansur MSA,Zaman MM. Physical activity levels: prevalence and correlates among urban and rural adults of Bangladesh.
  2. Bhuiyan AJ, Moniruzzaman, MSA Mansur Ahmed. Compliance of diabetes management among patients attending specialized hospital.

Published research articles:

  1. Moniruzzaman M, Ahmed M S A M., Zaman M M . Physical activity levels and associated socio-demographic factors in Bangladeshi adults: a cross sectional study.BMC Public Health (2017) 17:59 (DOI 10.1186/s12889-016-4003)
  2. Mahesh Kumar Khanal M K, Ahmed M S A M, Moniruzzaman M, Banik P C,Dhungana R R ,Bhandari P, Devkota S, ShayamiA.Total cardiovascular risk for next 10 years among rural population of Nepal using WHO/ ISO Prediction Chart.BMC Res Notes (2017) 10:120(DOI 10.1186/s13104-017-2436-9)
  3. TalebM A, Ahmed MSA M, SharminKazi N, Islam D. Blood pressure and its associated factors: a comparative study among rural and urban adolescents in Bangladesh.Int J Res Med Sci. 2016 Nov;4(11):4778-4787
  4. Khanom F, Chowdhury S, Ahmed S, Moniruzzaman ,Ahmed MSA. Association of autism spectrum disorder and gestational diabetes mellitus of mothers in Bangladesh.  Indian J Comm Health. 2015; 27, 3: 391-397.
  5. Ahmed M. Lifestyle measures for primary prevention of T2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM). Ind J Comm Health. 2014;26(4):450.
  6. Ahmed MSA M, Chowdhury S, Moniruzzaman M, Banik PC, Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Among Urban Population of Bangladesh Using WHO/ISH Risk Prediction Chart,Conferencepaper;August 2014,Conference: 20th IEA World Congress of Epidemiology,At Alaska, USA.
  7. MSA M Ahmed , S chowdhury, M moniruzzaman, P.C.Banik, S Ahmed, Awareness on Diabettic Retinopathy Among Patients of Diabetes Mellitus: Finding from a Tertiary level Hospital.Dabetes and Endocrine Journal,December 2014,Vol.42,Suppl.1:20-21.
  8. MSA Mansur Ahmed, M Rezaul Karim, M MahmudulHoque, Shahanaz Chowdhury. Quality of Antenatal Care in Primary Health Care Centers of Bangladesh, Journal of Family and Reproductive Health, Volume 8, Number 4, December 2014:175-81.
  9. Moniruzzaman, Taleb A,  Rahman S, Acharyya A, Islam F A, AhmedMSA Mansur  , Zaman MM . Prevalence of hypertension among Bangladeshi adult population: a meta-analysis. Regional Health Forum, SEARO-WHO, Special issue. April 2013:17(1):15-19. http://www.searo.who.int/publications/journals/regional_health_forum/rhfv17n1_full.pdf
  10. KalyanBhowmik, Moniruzzaman, AnjanAdhikari, Shahnaz Choudhury,MSA Mansur Ahmed.Prevalence of depression and its risk factors among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a tertiary level hospital in West Bengal, India. South East-Asian Journal of Public Health. 2012: 2(2): 34-40 (Published in June 2013).http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/SEAJPH/article/view/15942
  11. Moniruzzaman, Karim N,Mansur MSA,Zaman MM. Physical activity levels: prevalence and correlates among urban and rural adults of Bangladesh. South-East Asian Journal of Public Health, the official journal of WHO.
  12. Sharker,MA, Ahmed MSA Mnasur, Begum M. Diabetes Mellitus and Lower Body Disability Among Bangladeshi Adults, Dhaka Community Medical College. July 2012: 01(2):33-37.
  13. Ahmed M. S. A. Mansur,Shahanaz Chowdhury,Karim M. Rezaul, Haque M. Mahmudul. Unmet Needs of Family Planning And Practice Of Family Planning In A Selected Urban to Rural Migrated Population Of Dhaka City.Journal of Family and Reproductive Health. 2012: 6(3):115-123.
  14. Uddin MJ, Ahmed MSA Mansur, Moniruzzaman, Rahman M H, Uddin MJ, Siraj M. Prevalence of frozen shoulder among patient’s underwent Cardiothoracic surgery. Ibrahim Card Med  J 2011: 1(1):14-16.http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/ICMJ/article/viewFile/7648/5741
  15. Trisha NES, Rahman SMM, Uddin J, Moniruzzaman, Ahmed MSAM, Manisha D. Risk Factors among the Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Patients Attending at Tertiary Level Hospitals of Dhaka City, Bangladesh. SMU Medical Journal. 2014: 1(2); 251-260
  16. Islam MZ, Ahmed MSAM Burden of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Among the Patients Attending  Outpatient Department of  BIRDEM Hospital, Dhaka. JOPSOM. June 2008: 27(1): 17-29.
  17. Akhter S, Chowdhury R,MaheswaryNP,Ahmed MSAM, Entomological Investigation of Sandfly in a Kala – Azar Endemic Area of Bangladesh. JOPSOM.  2006: 25(1): 15-22.  
  18. Ahmed MSAMetal. Utilization and Quality of Services Provided at Selected Centers of Urban Primary Health  Care Project in Dhaka City . JOPSOM. 2004: 23(1):79-86.
  19. Ahmed A, Ahmed MASM, Rahim MA. Occurrence and Characteristics of Childhood Diabetics Attending a Tertiary Hospital. JOPSOM. 2004: 23(1):31-38.
  20. Ahmed MSAM, Rashid H. Hepatitis B Infection Among Bangladeshi Males Seeking Job Abroad. JOPSOM. Dec.2002:  21(2) :13-19.
  21. Pathan AS, Ahmed MSAM, Ali MT, Rabbani G. Blood Pressure Status Among the Bus Drivers at Selected Bus Terminals of Dhaka, Bangladesh. SSMC J. 1997: 5(1): 21-24.
  22. Ahmed MSAM, Rahim A, Ali.MT, Rabbani G. Health Related Socio Economic Condition in a Rural Community of Bangladesh. Medicine Today. Jan.1997: 8(1):5-7.
  23. Shaha S, Ahmed MSAM.Perception of Indoor Patients on The Services of Some Thana Health Complexes, Bangladesh. Med. Res. Coun.  Bulletin. Jan. 1995:22: 46-49.
  24. Ahmed S, Ahmed MSAM.A Cross Sectional Study on Breast Cancer Patients Attending Cancer Institute and Research Hospital, Mohakhali, Dhaka. JOPSOM. June-Dec.1994:13(2-4):93-97.
  25. Ahmed MSAM.Distribution of Parasitic Infection in Children Under 10 years Diagnosed by Stool Examination At An  Urban Clinic of Dhaka City. Journal of Public Health Association of Bangladesh. Oct. 1993:V(2): 1-5.
  26. Ahmed MSAM, Nizami FA, Khan AM, Hossain KZ. Prevalence of Night Blindness Among Children Six Months to Six Years in Bangladesh During 1991. Journal of Public Health Association of Bangladesh. April 1993: 3(1):10-16.
  27. Khanom K, Ahmed MSAM et al. A Study on Smoking Habits of Urban Population of Narayanganj City. JOPSOM. June 1984: 3(1): 44-48.
  28. Ahmed MSAM.A Critical Review of The Article “Coffee and Cancer of The Pancreas” By Brian Mac Mohan et al (Vide New England Journal of Medicine, March 12, 1981, Page 630-633). JOPSOM. Dec. 1983: 2( 2):21-23.
  1. Life member of Bangladesh Medical Association, Topkhana Road, Dhaka
  2. Founder & Life member of American Alumni Association. House# 145, Road# 13/B, Block –E, Banani,Dhaka
  3. Member, Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council, 203, Shahid Syed NazrulIsalmSarani, 86, Bijoi Nagar, Dhaka-1000.
  4. Founder and life member and Ex- Treasurer of Epidemiological Association of Bangladesh, NIPSOM Building , NIPSOM, Dhaka
  5. Member, International Epidemiological Association (IEA) having its Head Quarter in USA.