Prof. MA Hafez

M A Hafez is Professor and Head, department of Biostatistics; Dean, faculty of Allied Health Sciences, and Head, Department of Epidemiology (additional charge). Graduated from Dhaka  University ( BSc Hons, MSc  Statistics) and LondonUniversity  (MSc Medical Demography), received training from world famous universities like Cambridge, Hawaii, Newcastle etc. Starting career as Statistical Officer in the then East Pakistan Diabetic Association (1968-69) Prof. Hafez gained wide experience of working with government Health Ministries of Pakistan & Bangladesh, Bangladesh DGHS, IEDC&R & NIPSOM, and WHO as a  Long Term Staff-Technical Officer (Health Information), Maldives for six years (1982-88).  WHO/ SEARO, New Delhi also utilized his services as Temporary Adviser to the Regional Director and a member of the WHO Team for Evaluating PHC  Program of Bangladesh. The DGHS, Bangladesh  utilized his services in the admission process to MBBS program including  member of ‘Equivalence Committee’. Following retirement he served as guest faculty to BRAC and other  private universities,  icddr,b, BMRC, AFMI and other organizations has been utilizing  his services as resource person/guest faculty since early Ninety,s.  In 2009 he joined BIHS as a full time professor of Biostatistics which  continues in BUHS. He participated in many national and international seminars/conferences.  ‘Program Evaluation’ is the main focus of his research. There are 21 publications to his credit.

Visiting & Mailing Address

Department of Biostatistics
Bangladesh University of Health Sciences
Room No: E15, E16, 125/1, Darus Salam
Mirpur-1, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.
Phone: [880] 2-8055312, 9010654
Fax: [880] 2-8055312


Visiting Hours: 10AM - 4PM

Head of the Department

Prof. M A Hafez
Contact No: [880]-2-8035501, Ext. 1315
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Faculty Members

Honorary/Adjunct Faculties

Honorary Professor
Prof. M Kabir, PhD
Prof. Shahadat Ali Mallick, MSc Stat., MS
Prof. Shahjahan Khan, PhD

Adjunct Faculties
Taslim Sazzad Mallick, PhD
Md Sheikh Giash Uddin, PhD

Full-Time Faculties

Prof. M A Hafez

Associate Professor 

Md. Humayun Kabir

Assistant Professor

Dr. Md. Manir Hossain Mollah

Sr. Lecturer
Afsana Afroz
Hasina Akhter Chowdhury
SM Shamiul Hoque Chowdhury

Part-Time Faculty

Md Shahjahan, PhD

Research / Teaching/ Assistant /Associate

Md Azad Uddin, MSc in Statistics, PhD in Course (Japan)

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