Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain

Professor Dr. Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain

Mohammad Moshaddeque HossainProfessor Dr. Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain

Epidemiology and Public Health MBBS (Rajshahi), PhD (Texas), DTM&H (Mahidol), MACE (USA)

Professor Dr. Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain is a medical epidemiologist.  He has a Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery degree (University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh), a postgraduate Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (Mahidol University, Thailand), and a PhD in Epidemiology degree (University of Texas, USA).  Prior to joining PU-RCSI Prof Dr Hossain has worked in various positions at University Brunei Darussalam, United Arab Emirates University, University of Texas, International Vaccine Institute (South Korea), and International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b).  His teaches modules and/or topics in public health, epidemiology, basic biostatistics, statistical computing and analysis, personal and professional development, and responsible conduct of research.   Professor Dr Hossain’s main professional focus is on the  application of epidemiologic and biostatical methods to obtain and analyze routine and research data in hospital, primary health care, and community settings to generate evidence for guiding medical care and public health policy, programs, practice, research, training, and education.

Hijji B, Parahoo K, Hossain MM, Barr O, Murray S.  Knowledge of Blood Transfusion Among Nurses. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 2013, 22:2536-2550. Epub 2012 July 25.  doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2012.04078.x.

Chong RJ, Abdullah MS, Hossain MM, Telisinghe PU, Chong VH.  Rising incidence of primary liver cancer in Brunei Darussalam. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 2013, 14:3473-7.   PMID: 23886131.

Choo D, Hossain M, Liew P, Chowdhury S, Tan J.  Side effects of oseltamivir in end-stage renal failure patients. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 2011, 26:2339-44.  doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfq737

Teo TT, Hossain MM, Zinna S, Tan J. Public Opinion on renal transplantation in Brunei Darussalam. Transplantation Proceedings, 2011, 43:3599-603. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2011.09.063.

Medical students’ attitudes to patients with mental conditions.   PU-RCSI Research team:  Professor Dr Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain, Mr Amuthan Ganesh, Dr Karen Morgan, Ms Seah Wee Ann, Mr Thum Chern Choong.

Medical students’ knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs related to overweight and obesity.  PU-RCSI Research team:  Professor Dr Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain, Ms Anne Jamaludin, Dr Karen Morgan, Mr Eugene Lau Ing Yew, Ms Yong Xian Ee.

Patterns and determinants of maternal perceptions about the weight status of Y1 school children in Kuala Belait, Brunei Darussalam.  Research team: Professor Dr Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain (PU-RCSI), Dr Norhayati Kassim (Ministry of Health, Brunei Darussalam), Dr Divya Rajam (Universiti Brunei Darussalam).