CURRICULUM VITAE

October 19, 2019

অধ্যাপক  . মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম

 

Professor Dr. Mohammad Mainul Islam

Ph.D. (Demography, Peking); Post Doctorate (Global Health, GHR-CAPS, McGill)

 Chairman

Department of Population Sciences

 UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA

Room # 4050, Arts Building (3rd Floor)

Dhaka-1000, BANGLADESH

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BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Mohammad Mainul Islam is Professor  & Chairman of the Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is also the Project Director of the Strengthening the Capacity of Teaching and Research Facilities at the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (Second Phase, funded by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Ministry of Education, Government of Bangladesh. He had held the position of elected Member of the Syndicate –the highest decision-making body of the University of Dhaka for two consecutive terms between 2010 and 2014.

Professor Dr. Mohammad Mainul Islam received his PhD in Demography from the Institute of Population Research at Peking University, China, specializing in Population Health in 2009. He got his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Sociology from the University of Dhaka. Dr. Islam completed a Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship at McGill University, Canada, between 2013 and 2014. He also got training at the Johns Hopkins Fall Institute at Barcelona, Stanford University, Brown University, and the University of Bergen.

He was awarded the First Prize of Academic Excellence Award 2018 of Peking University, China and later he was named as the Nick Simons Scholar of the New Investigator in Global Health (NIGH) program of the Global Health Council (GHC), Washington, DC, USA in 2010. He is a two-time winner of the 10 best abstracts of the New Voices in Global Health (NVGH) program, receiving these accolades in 2014 and 2016 at the World Health Summit (WHS) in Berlin, Germany. His work broadly focuses on population and development, reproductive health, child health, urban health, health communication, global health and social demography.

Professor Islam has attended and presented his research at more than 82 international meetings and academic conferences around the world. He was the Keynote plenary speaker and invited plenary speakers of various international and national scientific meetings. He was the Chair of the Organizing Committee of the 1st and 2nd National Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) at Workplace, 2018 and 2019, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Dr. Islam has contributed to over 40 peer-reviewed publications, including publications of research findings as first author in The Lancet, Journal of Global Health, PloS ONEBMC Women’s Health and others. He has also authored and co-authored conference papers and other publications. He contributes to the widely circulated national daily newspapers on population, health and other educational issues. On various occasions he was interviewed by many international and national broadcast/electronic and print media. Dr. Mohammad Mainul Islam has authored a book (2016) entitled on Communication and Change in Health Behavior in Bangladesh: Realities at the grassroots. He is a reviewer for reputed international scholarly journals including Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal, Journal of Population Research, Asian Population Studies, Population Review, PloS ONE, BMC Public Health, BMC Women’s Health, BMC Pregnancy and Child Birth and Journal of Urban Health.  Professor Islam is Demography and Population Studies Advisory Board Member of the Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK. He was a Member of the Editorial Board (2017-2019) of the Social Science Review, Dhaka University Studies. Professor Dr. Islam is a Contributor and one of Editors of the Report on Bangladesh Population Situation Analysis (PSA) -2019 under UNFPA 9th Country Programme.

Professor Dr. Islam is a ‘Member’ of the Population Expert Group/Committee (PEC) of the General Economic Division’s Planning Commission within the Ministry of Planning of the Government of Bangladesh since November 2017. He worked as a member of the Task Team of Action Report on Population and Development of Bangladesh and attended the Midterm Review of the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development, ESCAP, Bangkok, November 26-28, 2018 as a Member of Delegation of the Government of Bangladesh. He has the professional involvements in various associations including the International Union of Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP), the International Sociological Association (ISA), the Asian Population Association (APA), the American Population Association (PAA), the Canadian Coalition of Global Health Research (CCGHR), the Center for Health Trends and Forecasts (CHTF) affiliate network of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington. He was inducted as a Rotarian of the Rotary Club of Dhaka Cosmopolitan, Dhaka on September 12, 2019.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS/ PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

  • Chairman, Department of Population Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Dhaka (Since March 11, 2018)
  • Project Director, Strengthening the Capacity of Teaching and Research Facilities at the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (Since August 31, 2018)
  • Professor, Department of Population Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh (Since July 12, 2017 )

EDUCATION & TRAINING

 

  •  Postdoctoral Fellow in Global Health Research, Ingram School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada under the GHR-CAPS

    (Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program)

    o    Research Project: Use of Reproductive Health Care Services of Urban Migrant Women in Bangladesh (2013-2014)

  • Ph.D.  in Demography (Population Health), Institute of Population Research, Peking University, Beijing, China (2005-2009)

    o    Dissertation Title: Childhood Mortality Dynamics in Bangladesh: Trends, Patterns and Survival of Under-Five Aged Children

  • Master of Social Science (M.S.S.) in Sociology, Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2000-2001)

    o    Dissertation Title: Communication and Change in Health Behavior: A Study of Shibpur Thana in Narsingdi District

  •  Bachelor of Social Sciences (B.S.S. Honors) in Sociology,  Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh (1996-1999)

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate (H.S.C.) in Science, Mirzapur Cadet College, Tangail, Bangladesh (1993-1995) 

  • Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C.) in Science, Mirzapur Cadet College, Tangail, Bangladesh (1989-1993)

  • Johns Hopkins 12th Annual Fall Institute in Health Policy and Management, (attended courses are-‘Problem Solving in Public Health’; ‘Introduction to Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Public Health’; ‘The Impact of the Financial, Economic and Political Crisis on Health’, ‘Quality of Life and Well-Being of Populations’), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, with the collaboration of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, November 9-27, 2015, Barcelona, Spain. 

  • 2014 Summer School in Urban Health, , Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS), University of Laval, August 17-21, 2014 Québec City, Quebec, Canada 

  • Stanford Workshop in Formal Demography, Stanford Center for Population Research and the Center for the Demography and Economics of Health & Ageing, Institute of Social Research in the Social Sciences, Stanford University, March 24-25, 2014, Palo Alto, CA, USA 

  • MyResearch at McGill Library (MyResearch is a four module graduate seminar series aimed at improving research management and dissemination), McGill Library and Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, McGill University, Canada, 2014 

  • 2013 Summer School in Globalization & Health Inequalities, Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS), August 19-23, 2013, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

  • Population and Development: New Approaches to Enduring Global Problems,  Brown International Advanced Research Institute (BIARI), The Watson Institute, Brown University, June 9- 23, 2012, RI, USA 

  • Summer School in Sex, Gender & Global Health Research,  Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS), University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), Montreal, Canada, 2012 

  • Global Development Challenges (GDC), Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS), University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway (Earned 10 ECT-European Credit Transfer Systems), 2008 

  • Chinese Language Program, College of Advanced Chinese Training of Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU), Beijing, China, 2005

AWARDS/CREDENTIALS/ FELLOWSHIPS

AWARDS/CREDENTIALS

  • First Prize of Academic Excellence Award 2008 of Peking University (in recognition of achievements in academic study from 2005-2008), Beijing, China, 2008
  • Nick Simons Scholar, New Investigators in Global Health (NIGH) 2010 of the Global Health Council (GHC), the 37th Annual International Conference on Global Health: Dateline 2010: Global Health Goals and Metrics, June 14-18, 2010, Washington, DC, USA, 2010
  • Winner, New Voices in Global Health (NVGH), One of the 10 winners for the New Voices in Global Health initiative 2016, World Health Summit in Berlin, October 9-11, 2016.

https://www.worldhealthsummit.org/whs-2017/new-voices-in-global-health.html

  • Winner of New Voices in Global Health (NVGH),  One of the 10 winners (the 10 best abstracts published in The Lancet) for the New Voices in Global Health program 2014, World Health Summit in Berlin, October 19-22, 2014.
  • Academician of the Social Sciences- the highest honor bestowed by the International Academy of Social Sciences (IASS), Palam Beach, Florida, USA, 2014
  • Winner, Global Health Axis 2014 Photo Contest,  Réseau de recherche en santé des populations du Québec (FRSPQ)/ Québec Population Health Research Network (QPHRN),   Canada, 2014
  • Honorary Credential Award 2008, AGD Prize of 2nd DITAN International Conference on Infectious Diseases: Globalization of Infectious Diseases, November 14-17, Beijing, China, 2008
  • Janata Bank Gold Medal Award 2003 for outstanding performance in the Master of Social Sciences (M.S.S.) Final Examination 2001, Janata Bank, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2003

FELLOWSHIPS

  • GHR-CAPS (Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program) Postdoctoral Fellowship, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, May 1, 2013 to October 31, 2014 ($55,125, the bursaries are aligned with the Canadian Institute of Health Research, CIHR)
  • Summer Residential Fellowship at Brown International Advanced Research Institutes (BIARI) to attend the institute-‘Population and Development: New Approaches to Enduring Global Problems, June 9-23, 2012, The Watson Institute, Brown University, RL, USA
  • Chinese Government Scholarship (2004-2009) to attend Chinese Language Program at Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) and PhD Program in Demography at Peking University, China Scholarship Council (CSC), China

PUBLICATIONS

(Peer reviewed Journals, Book, Book Chapters, Monograph & Reports)

 
  1.   Mohammad Mainul Islam and Tasmiah Nuzhath (2018). Health risks of Rohingya refugee population in Bangladesh: A call for global attention, Journal of Global Health,       2018, Vol.8: 2 , DOI: 10.7189/jogh.08.020309

 http://www.jogh.org/documents/issue201802/jogh-08-020309.htm

2.       Islam M. Use of Reproductive Health Care Services among Urban Slum Women in Bangladesh, Abstract will be published in in the European Journal of Public Health, Volume 28, Issue suppl_1, May 2018  https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cky047.142 https://academic.oup.com/eurpub/article-abstract/28/suppl_1/cky047.142/4973187?redirectedFrom=fulltext  

3.       Islam MM, Islam MK, Hasan MS, Hossain MB (2017) Adolescent motherhood in Bangladesh: Trends and determinants. PLoS ONE 12(11): e0188294. November 2017, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0188294

4.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan, Mohammad Bellal Hossain and Tehmina Ghafur (2016). The Prevalence and Determinants of Remarriage in Bangladesh, Contemporary Perspectives in Family Research, Vol.10, Emerald Publishing (Book title: Divorce, Separation, and Remarriage: The Transformation of Family; edited by Giovanna Gianesini & Sampson Lee Blair), October, 2016, ISBN: 978-1-78635-230-9.

      http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1108/S1530-353520160000010016

5.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Kamrul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan and Md. Aminul Haque (2016). Marriage Before 16 or 18 years: The Effect of Marital Age on Women’s Educational Attainment in Bangladesh, The Journal of Population and Social Studies (JPSS), Volume 24, No.2 (published online: July 31, 2016).

      http://www.jpss.mahidol.ac.th/PDF/JPSS-v24n2-Islam_Child_marriage_Bangladesh.pdf

6.       Mohammad Mainul Islam and Anita J. Gagnon (2016). Use of reproductive health care services among urban migrant women in Bangladesh, BMC Women's Health.2016, 16:15 DOI: 10.1186/s12905-016-0296-4 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6874/16/15  This article has been chosen as suggested Pre-Readings for the 4TH ANNUAL STATE OF GLOBAL HEALTH SYMPOSIUM, 2017 (Urban Evolution: Optimizing Women’s Health  in the World’s Cities, March 22, 2017), Harvard University.

      https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/global-health-and-population/suggested-pre-readings/

7.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, Sayema Haque Bidisha, and Israt Jahan (2016). Effects of remittances on health expenditure and types of treatment of international migrants’ households in Bangladesh, Summaries of Conference Papers: Global Conference on Prosperity, Equality and Sustainability: Perspectives and Policies for a Better World, New Delhi: Institute of Human Development (ISBN: 978-81-88315-56-7) http://www.ihdindia.org/pesconference/pdf/abstract_book.pdf

8.       Mohammad Bellal Hossain, Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Kamrul Islam and Mohammad Sazzad Hasan. 2016. Impact Survey on IEC/SBCC Activities 2016, Government of Bangladesh: Directorate of Family Planning, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Dhaka

9.       Mohammad Mainul Islam. 2016. Communication and Change in Health Behavior in Bangladesh: Realities at the grassroots. Dhaka: OSDER Publications, May 2016. http://osderpublications.com/home/bookDetails/47

10.    Alam, N., Merry, L., Mainul Islam, M. and Cortijo, C. (2015) International Health Professional Migration and Brain Waste: A Situation of Double-Jeopardy. Open Journal of Preventive Medicine, 5, 128-131.  http://file.scirp.org/pdf/OJPM_2015032015170591.pdf

11.    Hossain, Md. Bellal, Tehmina Ghafur, Mohammad Mainul Islam and Mohammad Sazzad Hasan (2015), Trends, Patterns and Determinants of Marriage in Bangladesh, Population Monograph of Bangladesh, Volume 13 (ISBN: 978-984-33-9948-9), November 2015, Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Government of Bangladesh. http://203.112.218.65/WebTestApplication/userfiles/Image/PopMonographs/Volume-13_MM.pdf

12.    Mohammad M. Islam and Anita J. Gagnon. 2014. Child marriage-related policies and reproductive health in Bangladesh: a cross-sectional analysis, The Lancet -19 October  2014 (Vol. 384, Page S8) DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736 (14)61871-7 http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(14)61871-7.pdf

13.    Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Kamrul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan and Md. Aminul Haque. (2014) Effect of marital age on women’s educational attainment in Bangladesh (Chapter 4), in the State of Bangladesh Population Report 2014 : Child Marriage in Bangladesh: Determinants, Consequences and Policy Implications, Dhaka: Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka

14.    Tehmina Ghafur, Mohammad Bellal Hossain, and Mohammad Mainul Islam. (2014). Overview and Introduction (Chapter 1) , in the State of Bangladesh Population Report 2014 : Child Marriage in Bangladesh: Determinants, Consequences and Policy Implications, Dhaka: Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka

15.    Mohammad Mainul Islam, Mohammad Bellal Hossain, and Tehmina Ghafur. (2014). Conclusions and Recommendations (Chapter 7), in the State of Bangladesh Population Report 2014 : Child Marriage in Bangladesh: Determinants, Consequences and Policy Implications, Dhaka: Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka

16.    Mohammad Mainul Islam and Sayema Haque Bidisha (2013). Population and Development Issues in Bangladesh, in The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D, Vol.68, No.1, Pp.43-68, June 2011 (published in July 2013).         http://ndc.gov.bd/lib_mgmt/webroot/earticle/1866/Population_and_Development_Issues_in_BD.pdf

17.    ডঃ মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম (২০১).শিক্ষা, সুশিক্ষা জাতিগঠনঃ প্রেক্ষাপট বাংলাদেশ’, কলা অনুষদ পত্রিকা, ভলিউম , সংখ্যা , জুলাই ২০১১- জুন ২০১২, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় /Mohammad Mainul Islam: Education, Good Education and Nation Building ( in Bengali), Kala Onushod Potrika,Vol.5, No.7, July 2011-June 2012, University of Dhaka (published in July 2013)

18.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2013). Achieving MDG 4: Is Bangladesh on the right track? In The Arts Faculty Journal, Vol.5, No.7, Pp.155-160, July 2013 (Issue of July 2011-June 2012), Dhaka: Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka

19.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2013). Differentials in Under-Five Aged Childhood Mortality in Bangladesh by Demographic Determinants: A Review of Demographic and Health Surveys, in Social Science Review, The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D, Vol. 30, No. 1. Pp. 49-58, June 2013, Dhaka: Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Dhaka

20.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2012). Trends, Patterns and Socioeconomic Differentials in Under-Five Aged Childhood Mortality in Bangladesh in The Dhaka University Studies, Vol.67, No.2, Pp. December 2010 (published in December 2012), University of Dhaka

21.    Mohammad Mainul Islam and Jufen Liu (2012). Cross-cultural Marriage in Mainland China: Trends, Prospects and Challenges, The Studia Sociologica IV: Borderlands: cultures, enclaves, epochs,2012 Pp.122-133, 116 Annales Universaties Pedagogicae Cracoviensis, WydawnictwoNaukowe Up, Krakow, PL http://www.ifis.up.krakow.pl/studia_sociologica/images/pdf/Islam.pdf

22.    Mohammad Mainul Islam, Pang Lihua, Chen Gong and Zheng Xiaoying (2011), A Review of Ma Yinchu on Chinese Population, Society and Change, Vol.5, No. 2, April-June 2011, Pp. 28-38, Dhaka: Organization for the Social Development and Research http://societyandchange.com/uploads/1509362717.pdf

23.    M. Islam (2011). Mortality and epidemiological transition in Bangladesh: lessons and experiences to developing countries in the new millennium, in Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, August 2011, Vol. 65, Supplement, P. A 116. London: BMJ Publishing Group

http://jech.bmj.com/content/65/Suppl_1/A116.3 http://jech.bmj.com/content/65/Suppl_1/A116.3.full.pdf+html

24.    Xiaoying, Zheng, Lihua Pang, Gong Chen, Yubo Liu, Lei Zhang, Mohammad Mainul Islam, Yan Lin, Haitai Wang (2010). Human Capital and Educational Demand in China: 2000-2030. In Investing in Human Capital for Economic Development in China. Edited by Gordon G. Liu, Shufang Zhang, Zongyi Zhang. Singapore, USA and UK: World Scientific Publishing Co. Press Ltd; 2010: 105-122    URL: http://www.gbv.de/dms/zbw/588041785.pdf 

25.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2010). 孟加拉]马伊努:北大,不了情, 燕园流云 (Yan Yuan Liu Yun), Peking University Press

26.    M. Islam (2010). Knowledge of HIV/AIDS, Transmission and Prevention Methods in Bangladesh, in International Journal of Infectious Diseases, Vol. 14, Supplement 2 (July), p. S77 DOI: URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1201-9712(10)60236-6

27.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2010). The Development of Population Policies and Consequences in China: A Review from the Perspective of Fertility. Society and Change, 2010. Vol. 4(2): April-June, Pp. 7-26, Dhaka: Organization for the Social Development and Research http://societyandchange.com/uploads/1509356870.pdf

28.    M.M. Islam, Pei Lijun, Song Xingming and Zheng Xiaoying (2008). Examining the fourth stage of epidemiological transition in China: Some implications for health and health care provision, Abstract of Second Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases in International Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Supplement 3, P.S33, November 2008, Official Publications of the International Society for Infectious Diseases, Elsevier  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1201971209600941

29.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2008). Gender Differentials in Infant and Child Mortality in Bangladesh: Evidence from the Demographic and Health Surveys (1993-2004), Society and Change, Vol. II, No. 3, July-September 2008, Pp. 27-42, Dhaka: Organization for the Social Development and Research http://societyandchange.com/uploads/1509345239.pdf

30.    M.M. Islam (2008). Emergence of avian influenza in Bangladesh: Factors, consequences and policy options, Abstract of Second Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases in International Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Supplement 3, P.S46, November 2008, Official Publications of the International Society for Infectious Diseases, , Elsevier

31.    M.M. Islam (2008).  HIV/AIDS and communication for behavior change in rural Bangladesh, Abstract of Second Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases in International Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Supplement 3, P.S71, November 2008, Official Publications of the International Society for Infectious Diseases, Elsevier

32.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2006). Trends and Patterns of Mortality in China, Japan and India: A Comparative Analysis, in The Social Sciences, 2006, 1 (2):149-153, Pakistan

      http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/medwelljournals/sscience/2006/149-153.pdf

33.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2005). Grassroots Views on Health Practices, Changes in Health Behavior and Policy Means for Health Communication in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Sociological Studies: A Journal of BISR, 2005, 1(1): 49-60, Dhaka: Bangladesh Institute of Social Research. URL:http://bisrbd.org/index.php?option=com_pubarticle&Itemid=57

34.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2004). Health Behaviour and Communication Issues in Bangladesh, 2004. Proceedings of the 17th IAHA Conference (International Association of Historians of Asia), Dhaka, Bangladesh

35.    Mohammad Mainul Islam (2003). Problems and Issues of Health Policy and Health Communication in Bangladesh, Social Science Review, 2003, 20 (1): 157-166, Dhaka: University of Dhaka

36.  Mohammad Mainul Islam (2002). The Perspectives and Issues in Health Communication, Social Science Review, 2002, 19(2): 141-150, Dhaka: University of Dhaka

Publications in the National Daily Newspapers (print and online) and Magazines

1. মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম. পরিবার পরিকল্পনা ও বাংলাদেশের অগ্রগতি’,  বণিক বার্তা-এর বিশেষ সংখ্যা/উন্নয়ন অমনিবাস ২, আগস্ট ১৩, ২০১৮

http://bonikbarta.net/bangla/magazine-post/1995/%E0%A6%AA%E0%A6%B0%E0%A6%BF%E0%A6%AC%E0%A6%BE%E0%A6%B0-%E0%A6%AA%E0%A6%B0%E0%A6%BF%E0%A6%95%E0%A6%B2%E0%A7%8D%E0%A6%AA%E0%A6%A8%E0%A6%BE-%E0%A6%93-%E0%A6%AC%E0%A6%BE%E0%A6%82%E0%A6%B2%E0%A6%BE%E0%A6%A6%E0%A7%87%E0%A6%B6%E0%A7%87%E0%A6%B0-%E0%A6%85%E0%A6%97%E0%A7%8D%E0%A6%B0%E0%A6%97%E0%A6%A4%E0%A6%BF-/

2. অধ্যাপক ড. মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম. বিশ্ব জনসংখ্যা দিবস, পরিবার পরিকল্পনা ও মানবাধিকার : প্রেক্ষাপট বাংলাদেশ,  পৃষ্ঠা ২৮-৩১,  বিশ্ব জনসংখ্যা দিবস  ১১ জুলাই ২০১৮ স্মরণিকা , পরিবার পরিকল্পনা অধিদপ্তর, স্বাস্থ্য শিক্ষা ও পরিবার কল্যান বিভাগ, স্বাস্থ্য ও পবিবার কল্যাণ  মন্ত্রণালয়, জুলাই ১১, ২০১৮  

3. ড. মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম. জনমিতিক লভ্যাংশ ও বাংলাদেশের সম্ভাবনা, পৃষ্ঠা ১২-১৩, প্রজন্ম কথা, জুলাই , ২০১৮, পপুলেশন সার্ভিসেস এন্ড ট্রেনিং সেন্টার ( পিএসটিসি)   

4. ড. মঈনুল ইসলাম. যানজটের শহরে, সম্পাদকীয়, বণিক বার্তাঅক্টোবর ২৯, ২০১৭, http://bonikbarta.net/bangla/news/2017-10-29/136447/যানজটের--শহরে--/

5. Mainul Islam (2017). Context of Rohinga and Rohinga Camp (in Bengali) in Opinion, bdnews24.com, September 12, 2017/ মঈনুল ইসলাম. প্রসঙ্গ রোহিঙ্গা রিফিউজি ক্যাম্প, ১২ সেপ্টেম্বর, ২০১৭ http://opinion.bdnews24.com/bangla/archives/50637

6. Dr. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2017). World Population Day 2017 and Bangladesh: 3D can accelerate the development of the country (2017) (in Bengali). . মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম. বিশ্ব জনসংখ্যা দিবস ২০১৭ বাংলাদেশ-দেশের উন্নয়নকে এগিয়ে নিতে পারেথ্রিডি’, বণিক বার্তা, জুলাই ১১, ২০১৭, http://epaper.bonikbarta.net/index.php?viewdate=2017-07-11

7.  . মঈনুল ইসলাম. বিমানবন্দরে লাগেজ বিড়ম্বনা, সম্পাদকীয়, বণিক বার্তা,  ফেব্রুয়ারি ০১, ২০১৭, http://bonikbarta.net/bangla/news/2017-02-01/

8. Mainul Islam (2016). Thoughts on Youth: Bangladesh Context (in Bengali) in Opinion, bdnews24.com, August 12, 2016, মঈনুল ইসলাম.যুব ভাবনা: প্রেক্ষাপট বাংলাদেশ, ১২ আগস্ট, ২০১৬, http://opinion.bdnews24.com/bangla/archives/38391

9. Mainul Islam (2016). Gulshan Attack and Its Effect (in Bengali) in ‘Editorial’, Daily Bonik Barta, August, 14, 2016. মঈনুল ইসলাম. গুলশান হামলা-পরবর্তী কিছু প্রভাব, সম্পাদকীয়, http://bonikbarta.com

10. Mainul Islam (2016). Honorable PM’s Sustainable Remarks on University Teachers and Movement of Status (in Bengali), in Opinion, bdnews24.com, February 4, 2016, মঈনুল ইসলাম. মাননীয় প্রধানমন্ত্রীরবজায়যোগ্য’ (!) শিক্ষকবন্দনা মর্যাদার আন্দোলন, http://opinion.bdnews24.com/bangla/archives/34597

11. Mainul Islam (2015). Population Thoughts, Government and Future Bangladesh (in Bengali) in Opinion, bdnews24.com, September 16, 2015. মঈনুল ইসলাম. জনসংখ্যা ভাবনা, সরকার আগামীর বাংলাদেশ , ১৬ সেপ্টেম্বর ২০১৫ http://opinion.bdnews24.com/bangla/archives/30790

12. Mainul Islam (2015). Salaries of Teachers and Environment of Education: Context of the University of Dhaka (in Bengali) in Opinion, bdnews24.com, July 15, 2015. মঈনুল ইসলাম. শিক্ষকদের বেতন শিক্ষার পরিবেশ: প্রেক্ষিত ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়, ১৫ জুলাই, ২০১৫, http://opinion.bdnews24.com/bangla/archives/29434

13. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2012). ‘The World at 7 billion: Where do we stand?’ in Planners 29, National Academy of Planning and Development, April, 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh

14. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2012). Population Control in Bangladesh: Facts and Reality(in Bengali), Magazine of Dhaka University Journalist Association, May 1, 2012

15. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2011). The people problem, The Daily Star, July 3, 2011. http://www.thedailystar.net/news-detail-192672

Also available full article in the Forum- A monthly publication of The Daily Star, Volume-5, Issue-7, 2011, http://archive.thedailystar.net/forum/2011/July/people.htm

16. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2011). Bangladesh Population Debate), Daily Amaderdesh, August 1, 2011,  http://www.amardeshonline.com

17. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2010). My love for Peking University: A Retrospective and a Panegyric, Peking University Newsletter, Spring 2010, Issue 11, Pp.32-35

http://www.oir.pku.edu.cn:8082/html/News___Event/Column/2012/0227/119.html   http://www.oir.pku.edu.cn/newoir/magz/nl/2010/n1001.pdf 

18. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2010). My Loving Peking University: A Glimpse across the World, http://www.oir.pku.edu.cn:8082/html/News___Event/Campus/2012/0226/76.html

19. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2010). Needs to emphasize on population control in Bangladesh, The Daily Jugantor, July 11, 2010) http://jugantor.us/enews/issue/2010/07/11/news0196.php

20. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2009). Population in climate change challenges, The Daily Star, December 16, 2009. http://www.thedailystar.net/news-detail-117994

21. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2009). Academic Excellence Award Ceremony at Peking University, The Daily Star, Star Campus Magazine, October 18, 2009, http://archive.thedailystar.net/campus/2009/10/03/feature_award.htm

22. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2009). A Journey to Culture of Peace, The Daily Star, Star Campus Magazine, September 13, 2009 , http://archive.thedailystar.net/campus/2009/09/02/feature_peace.htm

23. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2009). International Cultural Festival of Peking University: A Journey to Culture of Peace, The New Nation, September 4, 2009 (also published Cooperation and Communication, February, 2007, P.12-13, Peking University)

24. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2007). A Journey to Culture of Peace, Praise of Autumn, Pp.86-87, Second International Cultural Festival, Peking University, 2007

25. Mohammad Mainul Islam (2006). Happiness Depends on Your Mind, Korean International Magazine Insider, Vol.8 (Special Edition), May & June 2006 (also published in On Beijing: Monthly Magazine for Koreans, Vol. 23, September 2006, P. 40-41)

 

PRESENTATIONS & ATTENDENCES IN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES & MEETINGS 

1.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Zakiul Alam, Sayema Haque Bidisha and S M Abdullah. Trends, Determinants and Inequities of Caesarean Section Delivery in Bangladesh, (Paper has been selected for presentation in the BDI conference at Yale University on March 22-24, 2019, USA. [Oral]

2.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, SM Abdullah and Mohammad Bellal Hossain. Age Structure Transition and Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh' (Paper has been selected for presentation in the BDI conference at Yale University on March 22-24, 2019, USA. [Oral]

3.       Expert Group Meeting: “Measuring population ageing: Bridging Research and Policy”, Bangkok, Thailand, 25–26 February 2019.

4.       As a Member of Bangladesh Delegation presented Bangladesh’s Statement on Population Dynamics and Inequality, Midterm Review of the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development, 26-28 November 2018, United Nations Conference Centre ( UNCC ), Bangkok, Thailand

5.       Mohammad Mainul Islam.International Training on Gender-biased Sex Selection for Policymakers, Social Activists, Demographers and Statisticians, 10-14 September 2018, Istanbul, Turkey.

6.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, SM Abdullah and Mohammad Bellal Hossain. Age Structure Transition and Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh' (Abstract has been selected for presentation in the International Conference on Population and Development of Asian Developing Countries, August 7-9, 2018, Kunming, China [Oral- Keynote Plenary Speaker]

This paper has been accepted by the scientific committee of the Asian Population Association to develop into a full-length paper for a volume of contributed papers- Demographic, Economic and Social Implications of Changing Age Structure in Asian Countries).

o    Session Discussant on Fertility and Family Planning, International Conference on Population and Development of Asian Developing Countries, August 7-9, 2018, Kunming, China

7.       Mohammad Mainul Islam. Use of Reproductive Health Care Services among Urban Slum Women in Bangladesh, 1st World Congress on Migration, Ethnicity, Race and Health: Diversity and Health, May 17-19, 2018, EICC, Edinburgh [Oral]

o    Session Chairperson, Session 2.4: Parents and Children 1 (May 17, 2018),  1st World Congress on Migration, Ethnicity, Race and Health: Diversity and Health, May 17-19, 2018, EICC, Edinburgh

8.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Zakiul Alam, Sayema Haque Bidisha and S M Abdullah. Trends, Determinants and Inequities of Caesarean Section Delivery in Bangladesh, 3rd SANEM Annual Economist’s Conference 2018 (Inter Disciplinary Session: Social Science and Human Behavior), February 17-18, 2018, BRAC Centre Inn, Mohakhali, Dhaka. 

9.       Mohammad Mainul Islam, Bidisha, Sayema Haque, Israt Jahan, Biplob Hossain, Tanveer Mahmood.  Effects of Remittances on Health Expenditure and Cost of Treatment of International Migrant Households in Bangladesh, International Seminar on Population, Health and Development: Global and National Policy Perspectives, February 15-17, 2018, New Delhi, India [Oral]

10.    Attended as a Judge at paper presentation contest under the subtheme- “Gender Equality” in the 14th South Asian Economics Students’ Meet, January 18-20, 2018, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

11.    Designated Session Discussant, Refugee, Population Migration and Terrorism (Workshop Session 1.2), INSEARCH 2017-4th International Integrative Research Conference on Education, Governance and Development, December 18-19, 2017, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

o    Session Chair, Cyber Security, Women Empowerment and Leadership (Workshop Session 2.2), INSEARCH 2017-I4th International Integrative Research Conference on Education, Governance and Development, December 18-19, 2017, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

12.    Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Kamrul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan and Mohammad Bellal Hossain. Trends and Determinants of Adolescent Motherhood in Bangladesh, The 9th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR), Ha Long Bay, Vietnam, November 27-30, 2017 [Super Poster]

13.    Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Kamrul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan and Mohammad Bellal Hossain, Morbid conditions and health seeking behavior among the elderly population in Bangladesh, "Demography, Ageing and Health' Conference, September 26-28, 2017, University of Oxford [Oral].

14.    Morbid conditions and health seeking behaviour among the elderly population in Bangladesh, IIPS (International Institute for Population Sciences) National Seminar on “Population and Health in the Context of Sustainable Development Goals”, January 11-13, 2017, NCDS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India [Oral].

o    Plenary Speaker in the panel discussion and closing ceremony, IIPS (International Institute for Population Sciences) National Seminar on Population and Health in the Context of Sustainable Development Goals, January 11-13, 2017, NCDS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

http://orissadiary.com/Bhubaneswar/ShowCityNews.asp?id=71768

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/2017/jan/15/challenges-of-demography-discussed-1559788.html

15.    Status of using local IRB/ERCs in globally sponsored health and demographic surveys in developing world: A Bangladesh case study, Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS) Autumn School on Ethical issues in global health research and interventions, December 4-11, 2016, Las Tunas, Cuba [Oral].

16.    Health and Demographic Surveillance System Sites: Reflection on Global Health Research Ethics, in, Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS) Autumn School on Ethical issues in global health research and interventions, December 4-11, 2016, Las Tunas, Cuba [Oral]

17.    Member of the Organizing Committee, INSEARCH 2016: 3rd International Integrative Research Conference on Development, Governance and Transformation, December 27-28, 2016, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

o    Session Chair on Population, Health and Migration, INSEARCH 2016: 3rd International Integrative Research Conference on Development, Governance and Transformation, December 27-28, 2016, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

18.    Effects of remittances on health expenditure and types of treatment of international migrants’ households in Bangladesh, World Health Summit in Berlin, October 9-11, 2016, Germany [Special Poster].

19.    Attended Public Defence of a PhD Thesis: Reproductive Health Practices in rural Bangladesh: State, gender and ethnicity as a Member of Full Doctoral Committee, Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague, NL, August 29, 2016

20.   Effects of remittances on health expenditure and types of treatment of international migrants’ households in Bangladesh, Third ISA Forum of Sociology, July 10-14, 2016, Vienna, Austria [Oral].

21.    Marriage before 16 or 18 years: effect of marital age on women’s educational attainment in Bangladesh, Global Conference on “Prosperity, Equality and Sustainability: Perspectives and Policies for a Better World”, organized by the Institute for Human Development and the World Bank at New Delhi, India, June 1-3, 2016 [Oral]

22.   Effects of remittances on health expenditure and types of treatment of international migrants’ households in Bangladesh, Global Conference on “Prosperity, Equality and Sustainability: Perspectives and Policies for a Better World”, organized by the Institute for Human Development and the World Bank at New Delhi, India, June 1-3, 2016 [Oral]

23.   Marriage before 16 or 18 years: effect of marital age on women’s educational attainment in Bangladesh, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) and Research Committee -RC06 of International Sociological Association (ISA) Joint Conference “Social Change and Family Developments”, May 25-28, 2016, Beijing, China [Oral]

24.   Child marriage, reproductive health, urban migrant women and educational attainment in Bangladesh, Ma Yinchu Lecture Series of the Institute of Population Research, Peking University, Beijing, China, May 27, 2016

25.   Marriage before 16 or 18 years: effect of marital age on women’s educational attainment in Bangladesh, 2016 Annual Meeting of Population Association of America, Washington, D.C., March 31- 2 April, USA [Poster]

26.   Member of the Organizing Committee, INSEARCH 2015-International Conference on Governance in Transition: Perspectives and Practices, December 18-19, 2015, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

o    Designated Session Discussant, Gender, Women Empowerment and Public Policy (Parallel Session 2.2), INSEARCH 2015-International Conference on Governance in Transition: Perspectives and Practices, December 18-19, 2015, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

o    Session Chair, Right to Food and Food Security (Parallel Session 1.3), INSEARCH 2015-International Conference on Governance in Transition: Perspectives and Practices, December 18-19, 2015, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

27.   Suicide Mortality in Lithuanian Males Ages 15-29: A Public Health Crisis, Johns Hopkins 12th Annual Fall Institute in Health Policy and Management, (Did this presentation as a member of a group under the course-‘Problem Solving in Public Health’, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, with the collaboration of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, November 9-27, 2015, Barcelona, Spain.

28.   An Evaluation of the National Health of Bangladesh using a Structural, Lifestyle and Socializing Determinants Framework, Johns Hopkins 12th Annual Fall Institute in Health Policy and Management, (Did this presentation under the course- ‘The Impact of the Financial, Economic and Political Crisis on Health: Quality of Life and Well-Being of Populations’), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona, with the collaboration of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, November 9-27, 2015, Barcelona, Spain

29.   Child marriage in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional examination of related policies and reproductive health, BDI International Conference (Development and Democracy in Bangladesh: Problems and Prospects), University of California – Berkeley, November 6-8, 2015[Oral]

30.   Use of reproductive health care services for urban migrant women in Bangladesh, BDI International Conference (Development and Democracy in Bangladesh: Problems and Prospects), University of California – Berkeley, November 6-8, 2015 [Oral]

31.    Child marriage in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional examination of related policies and reproductive health, 22nd Canadian Conference on Global Health, Montreal, November 5-7th 2015 [Poster]

32.   Use of reproductive health care services for urban migrant women in Bangladesh, 22nd Canadian Conference on Global Health, Montreal, November 5-7th 2015 [Poster]

o    Chair of the Session-‘Community Health-1’, 22nd Canadian Conference on Global Health, November 5-7th 2015, Montreal, Canada

33.   Fertility Preferences in Bangladesh, Third Asian Population Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 27-30 July 2015 [Oral]

34.   Child marriage in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional examination of related policies and reproductive health, Third Asian Population Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur,27-30 July 2015 [Oral]

35.   Use of reproductive health care services for urban migrant women in Bangladesh, Third Asian Population Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur 27-30 July 2015 [Poster]

36.   Use of reproductive health care services for urban migrant women in Bangladesh, 14th World Congress on Public Health, February 11-15, 2015, Kolkata, India [Oral]

37.   Child marriage in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional examination of related policies and reproductive health, 14thWorld Congress on Public Health, February 11-15, 2015, Kolkata, India [Oral]

38.   Use of reproductive health care services for urban migrant women in Bangladesh, International Conference on Governance and Innovation, December 19-20, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh[Oral]

o    Chair of the Session-‘Population and Public Health’, International Conference on Governance and Innovation, December 19-20, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh, Member of the Organizing Committee, International Conference on Governance and Innovation, December 19-20, 2014, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh

39.   Presentation on ‘Individual research works under Young Scholar’s Forum’, & ‘Fertility Transition and Population Policies in Modern China: Challenges and Opportunities’, China in the Global Academic Landscape. New Horizons: Topical and Structural Challenges for 2020, December 11-12, 2014, Hanover, Germany [Oral+ Poster]

40.   Child marriage in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional examination of related policies and reproductive health, World Health Summit in Berlin 2014, October 19-22, 2014, Germany [Oral as well as Poster]

41.    Integrating Population Young adults and Health in Urban Neighbourhood in St. Roch, Laval–  2014 Summer School in Urban Health, , Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS), University of Laval, August 17-21, Québec City, Quebec, Canada

42.   Marrying early in Bangladesh: determinants and issues on reproductive health and human rights , Canadian Population Society Annual Meeting 2014, Brock University, May 28-30, 2014, Ontario, Canada [Oral]

43.   Access to Reproductive Health Care for Urban Migrant Women in Bangladesh, Canadian Population Society Annual Meeting 2014, Brock University, May 28-30, 2014, Ontario, Canada [Oral]

44.   Participated in the McGill “Global is Local” Conference, Wednesday, May 7, 2014, McGill Global Health Programs, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

45.   Socio-demographic determinants of early marriage in Bangladesh: Issues on reproductive health and rights, the Fourth Biennial Bilingual Conference of the Canadian Society for Sociology of Health, May 5-6, 2014 Montreal, QC, Canada [Oral]

46.   Participated in the 1st Annual Montreal Postdoctoral Research Day, April 15, 2014, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

47.   Childhood Mortality Dynamics in Bangladesh: trends, Patterns and Survival of Under-Five Aged Children: Stanford Workshop in Formal Demography, March 24-25, 2014, Stanford, CA, USA [Poster]

48.   Participated in the RRISIQ Event: Special Conference on Tips & Tricks on how to optimize your CV, January 29, 2014, Quebec Nursing Intervention Research , McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

49.   Attended the Conference on Scholarship Ethics: Old problems, new twists, November 19, 2013, Quebec Nursing Intervention Research, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

50.   Innovating Beyond the Textbook: A Conference on Learning to Teach for Graduate Students and Post-Docs, November 16, 2013, SKILLSETS, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

51.    Study Protocol-Access to Reproductive Health Care for Urban Migrant Women in Bangladesh, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, October 18, 2013, Beijing, China

52.   Reducing Health Risks for Garment Workers in Bangladesh, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, October 18, 2013, Beijing, China

53.   As an invited alumni attended the opening ceremony and the activities of the 10th Anniversary of International Cultural Festival of Peking University followed by a talk on experiences, visions and suggestions for the future of Peking University, October 19, 2013, Beijing, China

54.   International Health Professional Migration and Brain Waste: A Situation of Double-Jeopardy, 2013 Summer School in Globalization & Health Inequalities, Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS), August 19-23, 2013, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

55.   Infant and Under-Five Child Mortality Trends in Bangladesh and Developing World: A Comparative Study, International Sociological Association (ISA) Regional Conference on Social Justice, Equality and Modernization in South Asia: Nations, Regions and Beyond, Bangladesh Sociological Association, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 21-22, 2012 [Oral]

56.   Mortality and Epidemiological Transition in Bangladesh (research proposal), Population and Development: New Approaches to Enduring Global Problems, Brown International Advanced Research Institutes (BIARI), Brown University, RL, USA, June 9-23, 2012 [Oral]

57.   Sex/Gender Differentials in Mortality and Epidemiological Transition in Bangladesh, 2012 Summer Edition of the Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Programme (GHR-CAPS), UQAM, Montréal, Québec, Canada. August 21-24, 2012 [Oral] 

58.   Mortality and epidemiological transition in Bangladesh: lessons and experiences to developing countries in the new millennium, IEA World Congress of Epidemiology: Changing populations, changing diseases: Epidemiology for Tomorrow’s World, August 7-11, 2011, Edinburgh, Scotland [Poster]

59.   Under-Five Childhood Mortality and Survival Dynamics in Bangladesh in the 37th Annual International Conference on Global Health: Dateline 2010: Global Health Goals and Metrics, June 14-18, 2010, Washington, DC, USA [Poster]

60.   Women Empowerment in Bangladesh: Evidences in Bangladesh Demographic and Health Surveys, International Conference on Gender and Social Transformation: Global, Transnational and Local Realities and Perspectives, July 17-19, 2009, Beijing, China [Oral]

61.    Participated in the International Sociological Association (ISA), Committee 28 (RC 28) on Social Stratification and Mobility, May 14-16, 2009, Renmin University of China, Beijing.

62.   Examining the fourth stage of epidemiological transition in China: Some implications for health and health care provision, Second Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases, November 14-17, 2008, Beijing, China [Oral]

o    Plenary Speaker, Second Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases, 14-17 November, 2008, Beijing, China (Plenary Session-3, Paper-PL-006)

63.   Emergence of Avian Influenza in Bangladesh: Factors, Consequences and Policy Options, Second Ditan International Conference on Infectious Diseases, November 14-17, 2008, Beijing, China [Oral]

64.   Participated in the 5th Annual Beijing Forum 2008: Harmony of Civilization and Prosperity for All, Session-Diversity of Population, Development & Health Security, November 8-9, 2008, Peking University, Beijing, China

65.   Participated in the International Conference on Health and Development, October, 2008, Peking University, Beijing, China

66.   Prevalence, Causes and Treatment of Disability in Bangladesh: Exploring Permanent Disability from Injury in Children, The 4th China Demographic Frontiers, November 6-7, 2008, Chengdu, Sichuan, China [Oral]

67.   The Epidemiological Transition and Disability in Bangladesh, Bergen Summer Research School on Global Development Challenges, August 7-17, 2008: “Global Poverty” (C-9: ‘Disability, Illness and Poverty’), Bergen, Norway [Oral]

68.   Changes in Water Supply and Knowledge of Arsenic in Rural Bangladesh, The 10th World Congress on Environmental Health, May 11-16, 2008, Brisbane, Australia [Oral]

69.   Gender Differentials in Infant and Child Mortality in Bangladesh: Evidence from the Demographic and Health Surveys (1993-2004), February 9-12, 2008, The 9th South East Asia Regional Scientific Meeting, Dhaka, Bangladesh [Oral]

70.   Participated in the International Forum on Disability and Development and Seminar on the Research Output of the Second Sample Survey on Disability, December 10-18, 2007, Peking University, Beijing, China

71.    Mortality and Epidemiological Transition in Bangladesh: The Experiences and Lessons to Developing Countries in the New Millennium in the 7th ISA (International Sociological Association) Laboratory for PhD Students on ‘Globalization, Social Problems and Social Policy’, November 19-24, 2007, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria [Oral]

72.   The Demography of Ageing in Bangladesh: Prospects for the Development of the Industry for the Elderly in the 8th Asia/Oceania IAG Regional Congress of Gerontology, October 22-25, 2007, Beijing, China [Oral]

o     Conference Panellist, The 8th Asia/Oceania IAG Regional Congress of Gerontology, October 22-25, 2007, Beijing, China (Symposium: Marketing Implications of Population Ageing in the Developing Nations)

73.   Attended the China-US Relations (joint meeting) Conference, Peking University, Beijing, 2006

74.   International Marriage in Mainland China: Trends, Prospects and Threats, Asia-Europe Conference on Culture Change and Economic Development (AECD), September 25-26, 2006, Beijing, China [Oral]

75.   Health Behaviour and Communication Issues in Bangladesh, The 17th IAHA Conference (International Association of Historians of Asia), December 18-22, 2002, Dhaka, Bangladesh [Oral]

PRESENTATIONS & ATTENDENCE IN NATIONAL MEETINGS, WORKSHOP/SEMINARS

1.       Gave a presentation to the Programme Staff of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh in Dhaka and Cox's Bazar on- 'Mid-Term Review of the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development, 2018' & 'ICPD Beyond 2014 in Bangladesh' as an ‘Invited Speaker’. 

2.       Gave a lecture entitled-‘Demographic Dividend, Population Dynamics and FP Program’, Training on Demographic Analysis and Monitoring and Supervision of FP-MCH program, January 26-28, 2019, January 21, 2019, Conference Room, Divisional Director's Office of Family Planning, Azimpur, Dhaka, Dhaka.

3.       Gave a lecture entitled-‘Demographic Dividend and Adolescent Health in Bangladesh’, SBCC training for the Officials of DGFP (that includes PM, DPM at HQ level and UFPO and MOMCH-FP from field), January 21, 2019, Conference Room, IEM unit (6th floor), DGFP, Karwanbazar, Dhaka.

4.       Moderated a discussion event- ‘Fourth Café Scientifique’ with the theme of social and health care needs of elderly population in Bangladesh, organized with icddr,b’s ‘Strengthening Health, Applying Research Evidence (SHARE)’ project in collaboration with the Department of Population Sciences (DPS), University of Dhaka, January 14, 2019.

5.       Attended a Round Table Talk on Child Marriage Situation in Bangladesh, The Daily Prothom Alo, December 9, 2018

6.       Gave a Keynote presentation entitled- ‘Child Marriage: A Challenge to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals in Bangladesh’ in a National Seminar on Ending Child Marriage Critical to Achieving SDGs, Organized by the Population Services and Training Center (PSTC) along with its partners DSK, RHSTEP and BBC Media Action, November 15, 2018 at Lake Shore Hotel, Gulshan, Dhaka

7.       Gave a LIFE TALK entitled- ‘Destiny and motivation to choose’ to the young cadets at the Mirzapur Cadet College (MCC), Tangail, November 8, 2018 in a career counselling and motivational program.

8.       As a Panellist attended a seminar on “Role of private sector to meet the SRHR needs and priority of RMG sector”, November 5, 2018, Dhaka, organized by SNV Netherlands Development Organisation

9.       As a Special Guest attended the Dissemination program on ‘Formative Research for Assessing Exposure & Effectiveness of IEC/SBCC Interventions’ jointly organized by IEM Unit, DGFP (Directorate General of Family Planning, Bangladesh) and Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, BIAM Foundation Hall, Eskaton, Dhaka, August 29, 2018

10.    Chair of the National Dissemination  Seminar on the Findings of a research entitled “Exploring Gender-Biased Sex Selection in Bangladesh: A Review of the Situation” on 30 September 2018 at the CIRDAP International Conference Center (CICC) Auditorium, Dhaka

11.    Moderator, Panel Discussion-1, A two days’ workshop  on “ Tripartite Consultations for Improving Accountability and Increasing FP Utilization, August 1-2, 2018, BICC, Dhaka (Organized by Directorate General of Family Planning -DGFP, Bangladesh)

12.    Attended a consultation meeting to prepare the National Report for the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration (APMD), NEC-2, Economic Relations Department (ERD), Ministry of Finance, Govt. of Bangladesh, July 16, 2018

13.    Attended  a Civil Registration Dashboard  Design Workshop, OpenCRVS, Dhaka, July 15, 2018, organized by Plan International Bangladesh, Dhaka

14.    Gave a keynote presentation entitled- “Integration of Population and Development Issues into Plans and Polices in Bangladesh”, Knowledge Sharing Workshop for Government Officials, General Economic Division (GED),  Planning Commission of Bangladesh, December 27, 2017

15.    Gave a keynote presentation entitled- “Necessity of Population Issues in the Development Agenda and the 8th Five Year Plan in Bangladesh”, First meeting of the Population Expert Group/ Committee at the Planning Commission of Bangladesh, December 20, 2017

16.    Attended the Policy Seminar on Urban Health: Issues & Ways Forward at LGED Auditorium, Agargoan, Dhaka, May 21, 2017 (organized by PPRC)

17.    Resource Person as a Discussant, Roundtable Session on "Inclusive Urban Planning", Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC), 'The Participatory and People-Centered New Urban Agenda: Voices from the grassroots people', 20-21 May 2017, Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST), Dhaka.

a.        http://www.worldurbancampaign.org/urban-thinkers-campus-participatory-and-people-centered-new-urban-agenda-short-report-urban-thinkers

18.    Mohammad Mainul Islam, Md. Kamrul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan and Mohammad Bellal Hossain. Trends and Determinants of Adolescent Motherhood in Bangladesh, The 4th National Conference on Natural Science and Technology (NCNST), March 24-25, 2017, Asian University of Women, Chittagong, Bangladesh (Theme: Public Health) [Oral]

19.    Invited Speaker, The 4th National Conference on Natural Science and Technology (NCNST), March 24-25, 2017, Asian University of Women, Chittagong, Bangladesh (Theme: Public Health)

20.    Attended the 2nd SANEM Annual Economists’ Conference, 2017 on “Managing Growth for Social Inclusion” held on Saturday-Sunday, February 18-19, 2017 at BRAC Centre Inn, 75, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

21.    Discussant,  Preliminary sharing meeting of Policy Briefs (Labor Supply, Labor Demand, Migration Trend, and Poverty Trend) by ILO- RMMRU, January 26, 2017

22.   Mohammad Mainul Islam, Mohammad Sazzad Hasan, Md. Kamrul Islam, and Mohammad Bellal Hossain. Trends and Determinants of Adolescent Motherhood in Bangladesh, 2016 World Population Day Seminar- ‘Investing in Young Adolescent in Bangladesh, July 30, 2016, Senate Bhabon, University of Dhaka, Organized by the Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka, in cooperat4ion with the UNFPA Bangladesh [Oral]

23.   Attended the National Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights 2016, May 3-5, 2016, Bangla Academy Auditorium, Dhaka, Bangladesh

24.   Use of reproductive health care services for urban migrant women in Bangladesh, the 2015 World Population Day Seminar- ‘Addressing the Vulnerable Population in Emergencies in Bangladesh, August 11, 2015, Senate Bhabon, University of Dhaka, Organized by the Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka, in cooperat4ion with the UNFPA Bangladesh [Oral]

25.   Dissemination of Research Findings on ‘Physical Health’ of the UNFPA Bangladesh funded study entitled- ‘A Study on Elderly Population in Bangladesh’, Senate Bhabon, University of Dhaka, December 17, 2015[Oral]

26.   Patterns of Marriage and Family Formation in Bangladesh, Collaboration on Preparation of Monographs; and In-depth Analysis of Population and Housing Censuses (1991, 2001, and 2011), Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Government of  Bangladesh.

27.   Policy Issues for Demographic Dividend: past Experience and future Prospects, A short Certificate Course for the Government Officials on Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh: Are We Prepared, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh, June 14, 2015

28.   Education and health services in slum areas in Bangladesh, Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies, April 21, 2015, Training Course on Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies, General Economics Division (GED) Planning Commission, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

29.   Population and Development Interactions: Role of Human resources in Development, Training Course on Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies, General Economics Division(GED), Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh, December 22, 2015

30.    Attended a Policy Dialogue on the Level of Integration of Population Dynamics Issues in the 7th Five Year Plan Document for 2016-2021), December 13, 2015, NEC Conference Room, Shere-e- Bangla Nagar, Dhaka, Bangladesh

31.    Stakeholder Consultation meeting on population Policy and Data for Development to design UNFPA’s Bangladesh Country Programme (2017-2021), October 11, 2015 at BICC, Dhaka, Bangladesh

32.    Panellist, Mayer Hashi –II, PY 3 Workplan Development Workshop, understanding the LARC and PM performance dynamics, August 9, 2015, Apparel Club, BGMEA Building, Karwan Bazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh

33.    Attended a Sector Expert Round Table on Population & Demography, The Copenhagen Consensus and BRAC’s research and Evaluation Division, June 18, 2015, BRAC Centre INN, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh

34.   Education and health services in slum areas in Bangladesh, Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies, March 4-5, 2015, Training Course on Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies, General Economics Division (GED) Planning Commission, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

35.   Population: Issues and Priorities in Bangladesh, will be presented as an invited resource person in a Diploma Course for the government and non-government professionals who are working in population, reproductive health, gender and other related areas, March 13, 2015, The Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

36.   Policy Issues for Demographic Dividend: past Experience and future Prospects, A short Certificate Course for the Government Officials on Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh: Are We Prepared, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh, February 9, 2015

37.   Population and Development Interactions: Role of Human resources in Development, Training Course on Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies, General Economics Division(GED),, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Bangladesh, December 29, 2014

38.   Proposal Development, Workshop on Scientific Inquiry and Analysis, Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, February 8-9, 2013, Organized by Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, In co-operation with UNFPA, Bangladesh

39.   International and National Policy Principles on Reproductive and Sexual rights, Project on Making Education Gender Responsive and Preventive to HIV/AIDS, December 21, 2011, Nari Pragati Shongha, Dhaka, Bangladesh [Invited Oral]

40.   Addressing the Challenges in Population and Development: Bangladesh Scenario, presented in the Orientation Workshop for Parliament Officials on Gender, Reproductive Health, Rights & HIV/AIDS concerns integrated into National & Sectoral Plans, Bangladesh Parliament Secretariat and UNFPA, March 28-29, 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh

RESEARCH

·         Research Discipline: Demography, Sociology

·         Research Areas: Population and Public Health, Health Promotion, Social Determinants of Health

·         Research Specialization: Child Health, Reproductive Health, Urban Health, Health Communication, Population and Development

·         Research Interests: Global Health, Reproductive Health, Social Demography, Population and Development, Population and Health Policies, Research Ethics, China Studies

 

Research Grants and Consulting

·         Reproductive and Sexual Health Specialist, Formative Research for Assessing Exposure and Effectiveness of IEC/SBCC Interventions Implemented by IEM Unit of DGFP, 2018

·         Population Health Specialist, Impact Survey on IEC/SBCC Activities Implemented by Information, Education & Motivation (IEM) Unit of DGFP, Government of Bangladesh, 2016

·         Demographer, Patterns of Marriage and Family in Bangladesh: Trends and Determinants, Collaboration on Preparation of Monographs; and In-depth Analysis of Population and Housing Censuses (1991, 2001, and 2011), Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Government of Bangladesh, 2015.

·         Member of the Research Team, Study on Context of Child Marriage in Bangladesh, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka ( Funded by the UNFPA, Bangladesh, 2015  http://www.dpsdu.edu.bd/images/CMDocument.pdf

·         Member of the Research Team, Study on Elderly population in Bangladesh, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka ( Funded by the UNFPA, Bangladesh, 2015

·         National Consultant for Baseline Data Analysis and Report Writing, Link Up Project: Better sexual and reproductive health and rights for young people affected by HIV/AIDS and STD, conducted by HIV/AIDS Alliance Bangladesh (HASAB). Link Up is a global program designed to make a significant contribution to the integration of vital SRHR (sexual and reproductive health and rights) interventions in Bangladesh, Burma, Burundi, Ethiopia and Uganda, 2013.

SERVICE & PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES 

Project Director

Strengthening the Capacity of Teaching and Research Facilities at the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, Second Phase, Funded by the UNFPA (Since August 31, 2018)

Member of Population Expert Group/Committee (2017-)

Planning Commission, General Economic Division, Ministry of Planning, Government of Bangladesh

Conference Chair of Organizing Committee

1st National Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health  and Rights (SRHR) at Workplace, September 19, 2018, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Member of the Task Team

Action Report on Population and Development of Bangladesh, (Midterm Review of the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development), Economic Relations Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh

Member of Technical Committee

Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) 2018-19,  Statistics and Information Division, Ministry of Planning, Govt. of Bangladesh

Member

Independent Reference Group (IRG) for Tracking health related Sustainable Development Gaols (SDGs) and Universal health Coverage (UHC) indicators in Bangladesh, USAID’s Research for Decision Makers (RDM) Activity, icddr,b, Dhaka

Member of Technical Committee

Integration  between Inter-Ministerial and Development Agencies on Demographic and Social Development Surveys, SDG Cell, Statistics and Information management Department, Planning Commission, Govt. of Bangladesh

Member of Technical Committee

Monitoring the Situation of Vital Statistics of Bangladesh (MSVSB) 2nd Phase Project,   Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Planning, Govt. of Bangladesh

Member of Technical Committee of a Study

Gender-Biased Sex Selection (GBSS) in Bangladesh: Exploring Causes and Consequences (funded by the UNFPA Bangladesh), Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2018

Member of the PIC (Project Implementation Committee), 2017-2020

Strengthening Capacity of the General Economic Division (GED) to Integrate Population and Development Issues into Plans and Policies, Ministry of Planning, Government of Bangladesh

Reviewer of Grants Proposal (2019)

MRC, Medical Research Council, UK

Reviewer of Abstracts

International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP)

12-15 November 2018, Kigali, Rwanda

Member of the Editorial Advisory Group

Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK

Member of the Editorial Board (2017-2019)

The Social Science Review, Dhaka University Studies( Part- D)

সদস্য, সম্পাদনা পরিষদ (২০১৭-২০১৯)

সামাজিক বিজ্ঞান পত্রিকা (বাংলা জার্নাল), সামাজিক বিজ্ঞান অনুষদ, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়।

Member of the Organizing Committee

4th International Integrative Research Conference on Education, Governance and Development, 18-19 December 2017, BARD, Comilla

Reviewer, 2017

PLOS ONE

Reviewer, 2017

BMC Pregnancy and Child Birth

Reviewer, 2017

Population Review

Reviewer, 2017

Journal of Family Issues, Sage Journal

Panel member, 2017

MPhil & PhD Program, Centre for Higher Studies and Research, Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP)

Member, 2017-

 

Center for Health Trends and Forecasts (CHTF) affiliate network, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), University of Washington, USA

http://www.healthdata.org/chtf/open-call-membership 

Member of Full Doctoral Committee

Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague, NL. PhD Thesis: Reproductive Health Practices in rural Bangladesh: State, gender and ethnicity (Date of Public Defense: August 29, 2016)

https://www.iss.nl/news_events/upcoming_events/events_detail/event/5060-reproductive-health-practices-in-rural-bangladesh-state-gender-and-ethnicity/

Reviewer, 2016

BMC Public Health

Reviewer, 2016

 

Perspectives in Social Science, a journal of the Advanced Social Science Research Center, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Reviewer, 2016

BMC Women’s Health

Co-organizer, 2016

 

Global Health Research Capacity Strengthening Program (GHR-CAPS) Summer School on ‘Ethical issues in global health research and interventions’, August 7-14, icddr’b, Matlab and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh (postponed due security concern), 2016

Reviewer/ Member of Abstract Review Committee

22nd Canadian Conference on Global Health, 2015

Reviewer, 2015

 

Journal of Population and Development, Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Reviewer, 2015

 

Dhaka University Journal of Development Studies, Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Editor (co), 2014

 

The State of Bangladesh Population 2014: Child Marriage  in Bangladesh: Determinants, Consequences and Policy Implications, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Reviewer, 2014

 

Asian Population Studies, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Reviewer, 2009-2014

 

Ethnographica Journal of Culture and Disability (EJCD),CADIN (Culture and Disability Network), Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

Reviewer, 2013-2014

 

GeoJournal: An International Journal of Geography-Spatially Integrated Social Sciences and Humanities, Springer, Netherlands

Reviewer, 2012-2014

 

Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Reviewer, 2015

 

Grants for Advanced Research in Science, Ministry of Education, Government of Bangladesh

Evaluator, 2012

National Curriculum & Textbook Board Authority, Bangladesh

Editorial Associate, 2004

Perspectives in Social Science, a journal of the Advanced Social Science Research Center, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Editorial Associate, 2002-2004

The Social Science Review, a journal of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Administrative Responsibilities (University of Dhaka)

Member of the Project Implementation Committee (PIC)

Strengthening the Capacity of Teaching & Research Facilities at the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (Second Phase), 2017-19

Member of Working Committee

·         A Short Certificate Course for the Government Officials on Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh: Are We Prepared?, May 15-18, 2016, Organized by Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka in cooperation with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Bangladesh.

·         Training Course on Capacity Building on Integrating Appraisal of Population Dynamics and Deepening Understanding of Emerging Issues, Organized by Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka in cooperation with Population Planning Wing, SEI Division, Planning Commission, Government of Bangladesh and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Bangladesh, February 28- March 2, 2016 & March 13-16, 2016.

Student Advisor

Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka (Since August 2, 2015-March 10, 2018)

Faculty & Co-coordinator

Training Course on Mainstreaming Population Issues, Climate Change and Gender Concerns into National Development Plans/Policies , Organized by Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka in cooperation with General Economic Division (GED), Planning Commission and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2015

Member of the Project Implementation Committee (PIC)

Strengthening the Capacity of Teaching & Research Facilities at the Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka, 2015-2016

Faculty and Member of the Working Team

Short Course for Government Officials on Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh: Are We Prepared?, 2015

Member of the Syndicate

Executive Body of the University of Dhaka  (two times elected by the teachers of the university), 2010-2015

Member of the Faculty Recruitment Committees 

Various departments and institutes of the University of Dhaka like, Population Sciences, Women and Gender Studies, Development Studies, Health Economics, Peace and Conflict Studies, International Relations, Information Science and Library Management, etc. 2010-2013

Member

Investment Committee of the University of Dhaka, 2010-2014

Member

Dhaka University Fund Generation Committee, 2011-2013

House Tutor

Zahurul Haq Hall, University of Dhaka, 2011-2013

Faculty & Course Coordinator, Working Team Member

Training Course on Population Management and Human Resource Development for IPGNSP Project, Planning Commission, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, October-November  2011 Organized by Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka in cooperation with Population Planning Wing, SEI Division, Planning Commission and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2011

Assistant House Tutor

Zahurul Haq Hall, University of Dhaka, 2010-2011

Student Advisor

Department of Population Sciences, University of Dhaka (responsible for advisory/mentoring activities for the graduate students), 2009-2010

Faculty & Course Coordinator, Working Team Member

 

6th Training Course on Capacity Building for the Officials on Population Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights and Gender Issues, October 2009, Organized by Department of Population Sciences of the University of Dhaka in cooperation with Population Planning Wing, SEI Division, Planning Commission and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2009

Assistant House Tutor

Muktijodda Ziaur Rahman Hall, University of Dhaka, 2003-2004

MEDIA COVERAGES

Broadcast Interviews

 

2019

একাদশ জাতীয় সংসদ নির্বাচন নিয়ে বিডিনিউজ টোয়েন্টিফোর ডটকম ডয়চে ভেলের বিশেষ আয়োজন।

https://www.facebook.com/bdnews24/videos/819714008420614/?fref=mentions

2017

Attended a live TV Talk show on New24TV.com, Topic: Population and Human Resources, Biz Shonglap on 4th October, 2017 (বিজ সংলাপ) on NEWS24

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=out8e0cTRfY

চীনের জনসংখ্যা নীতি প্রণয়নের পাশাপাশি সাধারণ পরিসেবার মানও উন্নীত হচ্ছেঃ ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ের সহযোগী অধ্যাপক . মোহাম্মদ মঈনুল ইসলাম, 2017    http://bengali.cri.cn/1101/2017/03/15/41s171636.htm

【老外谈】孟加拉国学者:中国的计划生育政策发挥了重要作, 2017

http://news.cri.cn/20170315/7c1a1f32-79ba-d057-8d06-3069861d5a35.html

2016

Interviewed with the Deepto Television on ‘Population health risk due to road constriction in urban city in Bangladesh, December 19, 2016, (aired on December, 2016, News Hours), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Interviewed with the Bangla Vision Television on ‘Population Growth and Fertility in Bangladesh, November 29, 2016 (aired on December, 2016, News Hours), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Interviewed with the INDEPENDENT Television on ‘Urban floating population in Bangladesh, November 28, 2016 (aired on December 1, 2016, News Hours), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Interviewed with the Jamuna Television  on Youth, Demographic Dividend and Unemployment Population in Bangladesh, October 25, 2016 ( aired on November 1, 2016, News Hours), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Attended a recorded talk show of Jukti, Tokko O Golpo on ‘Blessings or Course as Bangladesh Population’ with the Desh TV, July 1, 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh (aired on July 6, 2016 at 8 p.m.- 9.00 p.m.)

Interviewed with Radio Toady, FM 89.6, for the program of Better Health, Better Lives, on Population Day 2016, Aired on June 28, 2016, 2.15 p.m.-2.45 p.m.

Interviewed with the BBC Bangla Radio on commentary on Increased Number of Hindu Population in Bangladesh, June 23, 2016 (aired on 7.30 p.m. and 10.30 p.m.).

http://www.bbc.com/bengali/news/2016/06/160623_bangladesh_hindu_population_rise_

Interviewed with the China Radio International- CRI Bangla, May 28, 2016, Beijing, China. Talked about child marriage, demographic dividend, migration, reproductive health, ageing, urbanization, family change. Also talked about future cooperation between China and Bangladesh on population issues. http://bengali.cri.cn/1101/2016/06/03/41s165326.htm

Interviewed with Bangladesh Television (BTV) for commentary on ‘Demographic Dividend in Bangladesh’, May 18, 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh (aired on May 24, 2016 at 2 p.m. and all the news of the day.

2015

Attended live talk show (ShojaKotha) with the Desh TV on Bangladesh population policy, July 12, 2015, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Interviewed with Somoy Television for commentary on population in Bangladesh on the eve of world population day, Aired on July 11, 2015, http://somoynews.tv/pages/print_news/25969/সামাজিক-সুরক্ষার-অভাব-জনসংখ্যার-ঊর্ধ্বচাপ-বাধাপ্রাপ্ত-হচ্ছে-উন্নয়ন  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vvgx4RsE6Xs

Interviewed with Radio Toady, FM 89.6, for the program of Better Health, Better Lives, Episode 44: Street Children & Health In The Slums, Aired on January 13, 2015, http://www.radiotodaybd.fm/upload/audio/article/815944_BHBL_PACK44.mp3

2014

Interviewed with Ekattor Television for commentary on population, migration and urbanization in Dhaka City, November 27, 2014, Dhaka, Bangladesh

2012

Attended a Live Talk Show (Ghor, Mon Janala) with GTV on Teacher-Students Relationship, November 22, 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Interviewed with Diganta Telivision on the program ‘Round World Up’ (global affairs), March 26, 2012 (aired on March 27, 2012 at 4.30 p.m.), Dhaka, Bangladesh

2011

Attended a live Talk Show (Shamprotik) with the Machranga Television on Population Explosion (on the eve of World Population at 7 Billion), November 2, 2011 (aired on November 2-3, 2011), Dhaka, Bangladesh

2005-09

Several times interviewed with China Radio International (CRI)-Bangla, Beijing, China, 2005-2009

Text Interviews

  • প্রথম আলোর আয়োজনে ইউএনএফপিএর সহযোগিতায় বাংলাদেশে শিশুবিবাহ পরিস্থিতি শীর্ষক গোলটেবিল বৈঠক (ডিসেম্বর , ২০১৮ তারিখ)- আলোচকদের বক্তব্য সংক্ষিপ্ত আকারে এই ক্রোড়পত্রে ছাপা ২৬ ডিসেম্বর ২০১৮
  • কেমন এম পি চাইঃ দলের ঊর্ধ্বে  দেশের স্বার্থে কাজ করার মানুষ চাই, দৈনিক খোলা কাগজ, ২১ ডিসেম্বর ২০১৮  http://ekholakagoj.com/epaper/edition/325/kholakagoj/page/12
  • Commentary on  the World Population Day, July 11, 2018. জন্মনিয়ন্ত্রণথমকেআছে.  https://healthnews.com.bd/
  • Commentary on ‘Urban poor working people living in Dhaka City (রাজধানীতে দরিদ্র কর্মজীবী মানুষের মানবেতর জীবন ), The Daily Jugantor, November 12, 2016.

http://www.jugantor.com/city-news/2016/11/12/76162/print

  • Interviewed with PKU News Letter, Peking University, Beijing, China, May 27, 2016.
  • ‘Faces and Voices in the Crowd’, p.56, World Health Summit 2015 Yearbook, Berlin, Germany, 2015
  • Commentary on Continued increasing floating population in Bangladesh ( ঢাকায় ভাসমান মানুষের সংখ্যা বেড়েই চলছে), Daily Janakantha, April 18, 2015 http://www.dailyjanakantha.com/?p=details&csl=117808
  • Commentary on ‘Dhaka leaving working people’ (in Bengali):ঢাকা ছাড়ছেন সল্প আয়ের মানুষ, মানবজমিন (Daily Manbzamin), February 6, 2015 (also available at: http://probasnews24.com/2015/02/25/5361/)
  • Commentary on Population Policy, Family Planning in Bangladesh, (in Bengali): ঠেকানো যাচ্ছে না জনবিস্ফোরণ, দৈনিক  বাংলদেশ প্রতিদিন (Daily Bangladesh Protidin),In web snapshot of the page as it appeared on April 10, 2014 18:35:49 GMT
  • ‘Thousands keep coming for  a better life’ in The Independent, January 18, 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Commentary on Private University Education in Bangladesh, December 13, 2012, Daily Jay Jay Din, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Volunteer’s smile is the best card in Peking University’ (in Chinese) in Cooperation and communication, February 1, 2007, Beijing, China Xiao Ma Ge (in Chinese)’, Peking University Youth, October 15, 2007, Beijing, China
  • ‘Happiness depends on your Mind’ Korean International Magazine Insider, Vol.8, Special Edition, May & June 2006 (also published in On Beijing: Monthly Magazine for Koreans, vol.23, September 2006, p.40-41, Beijing, China)
 

Web News

 
  • ডয়চে ভেলে উদ্ধৃত করে মতামত- “ কেমন হলো নির্বাচন?ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ের পপুলেশন্স সায়েন্স বিভাগের অধ্যাপক মঈনুল ইসলাম বলছেন, ‘‘এই নির্বাচন একটি প্রশ্নবিদ্ধ নির্বাচন৷’’ আপনার মত কি? জানুয়ারি , ২০১৯ https://www.facebook.com/dw.bengali/videos/vb.46657640977/2023147017752430/?type=2&theater

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS: MEMBERSHIPS

·         International Union of Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)

·         Population Association of America (PAA)

·         Asian Population Association (APA)

·         Center for Health Trends and Forecasts affiliate network, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), University of Washington, USA

·         Canadian Population Society (CPS)

·         Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (CCGHR)

·         International Sociological Association (ISA) & RC 41- Sociology of Population, ISA

·         Bangladesh Sociological Association (BSA)

·         Global Development Network (GDN)

·         Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI)

·         International Childhood and Youth Research Network (ICYRNet)

·         International Epidemiological Association (IEA)

·         Editorial Advisory Group Member of the Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK