Prof. (Dr) Rahelee Zinnat

Dr Rahelee Zinnat, Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Cell Biology in the Bangladesh University of Health Sciences (BUHS) which is an enterprise of the Diabetic Association of Bangladesh. She obtained her MBBS degree from Chittagong Medical College in 1993 and Masters of philosophy (MPhil) degree (Medical Biochemistry) from Dhaka University in 1999. Major research areas of Dr Rahelee Zinnat include investigating the basic defects of type 2 diabetes and the determinants affecting the basic defects of type 2 diabetes in Bengali population. She has published nearly fifteen full articles and some abstract has delivered (Oral/poster) in regional/international meetings in various countries of the world. She has been awarded with Fellowships/Memberships/Grants of various professional bodies/organizations including European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), International Diabetes Federation (IDF).

Visiting & Mailing Address

Department of Biochemistry & Cell Biology
Bangladesh University of Health Sciences
Room No: 0000, 125/1, Darus Salam
Mirpur-1,Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.
Phone: [880] 2-9010932, 9010952
Hotline: +88-01791 042087


Visiting Hours: 10AM - 4PM

Head of the Department

Prof. Dr. Rahelee Zinnat
Contact No: [880]-2-8035501, Ext. 1430
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Faculty Members

Honorary/Adjunct Faculties

Honorary Professor
Prof. Bo Hellman
Prof. Erik Gylfe

Prof. Dominique Bataille

Prof. Liaquat Ali

Full-Time Faculties

Prof. (Dr) Rahelee Zinnat 
Assistant Professor
Masfida Akhter
Sr. Lecturer
Fatema Jebunnesa
Israt Ara Hossain
Farjana Rahman Bhuiyan