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Sakib Rahman

Research Associate

Centre of Excellence for Non-Communicable Diseases and Nutrition (CNCDN)

Short Biography

Dr. Sakib Rahman is a physician by training and early-stage public health researcher with the purpose to make the world free from diseases. He has completed his MBBS degree from Jahurul Islam Medical College & Hospital, Kishorganj, and MPH from the BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health. Areas of interest comprise chest diseases, non-communicable diseases, maternal nutrition, and broader public health development. He has clinical experience of 2 years in the National Institute of Diseases of Chest & Hospital (NIDCH) as an MS student and experience in quantitative, qualitative research, manuscript writing, data analysis. He enjoys playing different sports and listening to music.

Module(s) taught (in MPH)

  • MPH 522: Epidemiology

Current Projects

1. Project: "Establishment of a Nutrition Panel Dataset in Bangladesh"
Donar: The World Bank
Role: Coordinator

2. Project: Process documentation on building Forcibly Displaced Myanmar Nationals (FDMN) and host community resilience in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh: A mixed method cross-sectional study
Donar: European union, UNICEF
Role: Coordinator

3. Project: Impact Evaluation of the Project Titled ‘Implementation of the World Health Organization’s Framework for Working With Individuals, Families, And Communities (IFC) to Improve Maternal and Newborn Health in Bangladesh
Donar: a. Enfants du Monde (EdM), switzerland, UNICEF b. BRAC; Bangladesh
Role: Field coordination

Research Interests

Nutrition Non communicable disease Epidemiology


  • MPH (BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health)
  • MBBS (Jahurul Islam Medical College)
  • HSC (Rajuk Uttara Model College)
  • SSC (Rajuk Uttara Model College)