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+8801857597139
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Islam
Taufiqul
Current position: 
Assistant Scientist
Current nationality: 
Bangladesh
Current residence: 
Bangladesh
Affiliation/Institution: 
Infectious Disease Division – International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research (icddr,b)
Biodata: 
Taufiqul Islam graduated in medicine from Mymensingh Medical College Hospital, University of Dhaka (2008). He earned a master in public health (2016) from the American International University-Bangladesh and a Diploma in vaccinology from the Institute Pasteur, Paris, France. In 2020, he entered a PhD program at Griffith University, South East Queensland, Australia. His research interests include vaccine studies on Japan encephalitis, flu, and oral poliovirus vaccine. He was involved in Oral Cholera Vaccines (OCV) studies in urban settings. Islam contributed to setting the Cholera Vaccine Investment Strategy to enhance the cholera control program in Bangladesh. He is actively involved in the safety evaluation of OCV in pregnant women. He has expanded his scientific interests, which include vaccine delivery and surveillance in the complex humanitarian crisis in Bangladesh. His work aims at controlling endemic cholera in Bangladesh, to help achieve the 'Ending Cholera: A Global Roadmap to 2030' target. His scientific interest also covers the evaluation of vaccine co-administration. Islam has contributed to 30 research articles, which have been published in peer-reviewed journals.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
Young Affiliate
Keywords: 
Epidemiologist, Medical Doctor, Scientist
Affiliated from
2020

Date of birth

10
April
1984
Scientific field:
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
TWAS Regional Office: 
TWAS Central and South Asia Regional Partner (TWAS-CASAREP)
Last updated on 05/11/2021