Key Research Projects

Thalassemia awareness, prevention and support
  • College teacher-based thalassemia awareness and prevention: A community-based approach
  • Piloting of Blood for Thalassemia (BFT)- A community-based unique blood donation approach by utilizing an underutilized resource to solve blood scarcity in Bangladesh.
  • Baseline studies on post-pubertal age groups (college, university and tribal) to understand the knowledge gaps and societal perspectives to prevent thalassemia in Bangladesh
Childhood obesity, physical activities in Bangladesh
  • Piloting of SUNRISE (International surveillance study of 24-hour movement behaviours in the early years) study in Bangladesh
  • Correlates of childhood obesity in Bangladesh: A community-based cross-sectional study
  • Dietary patterns and 24-hour movement behaviours among urban children in Bangladesh- A pilot study
  • Exploring the link between childhood obesity and level of urbanization in Bangladesh
  • Pattern of urban green and level of urbanization in Bangladesh
Delayed diagnosis of breast cancer and related socio-economic factors in Bangladesh
Clinical profiling of arthralgia of patients infected with chikungunya in Bangladesh: A longitudinal study