Mr Md. Sharif Hossain
International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh & University of Oxford
Mohammad Sharif Hossain has been working as a Senior Statistical Officer at icddr,b since 2010. During these 8 years, he developed different databases for different public health related project at icddr,b including health and demographic household surveillance as well as the Bandarban and Bangladesh national malaria survey 2013. He has carried out statistical analysis for multiple projects using different statistical software, including SPSS, STATA, and R. He also worked as a Data Manager in different clinical trials at icddr,b where his role was to ensure that the data were collected according to the protocol. He is a co-author of 8 articles published in peer-reviewed journal. Currently, he is a TDR/WHO clinical research fellow hosted by the WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN) at the University of Oxford. The objectives of his fellowship are to improve and understand clinical trial management, data processes, and statistical analysis through the WWARN clinical trials database. He received his Master’s degree in Applied Statistics from the University of Dhaka in 2009. In his spare time, he loves to travel and explore new places, and enjoys playing cricket and hiking.