Kamrul Hsan

Department of Public Health
Faculty of Health Sciences

Academic Qualifications:

  • Master of Science in Public Health and Informatics, JU
  • Bachelor of Science (Hon's) in Public Health and Informatics, JU


Teaching & Research Interest:

Achievements & Awards:

Young Researchers Fellowship, WaterAid Bangladesh (The amount of the fellowship was almost $3000) - 2019

Government Scholarship from the Ministry of Education, Bangladesh, during the graduate study (The amount of the scholarship was almost $100) - 2018

Jahangirnagar University Merit Scholarship for two years during undergraduate study (The amount of the scholarship was $100 per year)- 2015, 2017

Grameen Bank Scholarship for 5 years in Secondary level (The amount of the scholarship was around $80 per year) - 2006 - 2011   

Champion at a national Health and Hygiene Olympiad - 2011

Research & Publications :

1.     Hsan, K., Mubarak, M., Rahman, T., Siddique, A. B., Rahman, M. A., Gozal, D., ... & Hossain, M. M. (2023). Predictors of pre-and post-care handwashing among community healthcare providers: a cross-sectional survey in Bangladeshi community clinicsJournal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development 13(7):487-93.

2.     Hsan, K., Islam, S., Islam, Z., Gozal, D., Awal, N., Kameli M. M., Rahman, A. M., & Hossain, M. (2022). Healthcare provider’s infection prevention practices and associated factors in community clinics in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional studyPLOS Global Public Health, 2(6): e0000574.

3.     Hsan, K., Hossain, M. M., Sarwar M. S., Wilder-Smith A., & Gozal, D. (2019). Unprecedented rise in Dengue outbreaks in BangladeshThe Lancet Infectious Diseases, 19(12):1287.

4.     Hsan, K., Griffiths, M. D., Gozal, D., & Rahman, M. A. (2019). HIV infection in Rohingya refugees in BangladeshThe Lancet HIV6(7): 419.

5.     Hsan, K., Naher, S., Griffiths, M. D., Shamol H. A., & Rahman, M. A. (2019). Factors associated with the practice of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) among the Rohingya refugees in BangladeshJournal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 9(4):794-800.

6.     Hsan, K., Misti, J. M., Gozal, D., et al. (2020). Diphtheria outbreak among the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh: What strategies should be utilized for prevention and control? Travel medicine and infectious disease, 34, 101591.

7.     Islam, Z., Hsan, K., Islam, S., Gozal, D., & Hossain, M. (2020). Assessment of sleep quality and its association with problematic internet use among university students: A cross sectional investigation in BangladeshSleep Science, 14(Special 1):08-14.

8.     Hsan, K., Naher, S., Gozal, D., Griffiths, M. D., & Furkan, S. M. (2019). Varicella outbreak among the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh: Lessons learned and potential prevention strategiesTravel medicine and infectious disease, 101465.

09.     Ahmed, M. S., Khan, S., Hsan, K., Sen, L. C., Yunus, F. M., & Griffiths, M. D. (2020). Factors affecting sleep quality among the university students in Bangladesh: A cross sectional structured interview studySleep and Vigilance 4(2):177-184.

10.     Hossain, M. M., Hsan, K., Islam, M. S., & Nath, S. K. (2021). Psychological states of Bangladeshi people and associated factors during the outbreak of COVID-19: A cross-sectional surveyEmerging Trends in Drugs, Addictions, and Health1, 100012.

11.   Rafi, M., Mamun, M. A., Hsan, K., Hossain, M., & Gozal, D. (2019). Psychological Implications of Unemployment among Bangladesh Civil Service Job SeekersFrontiers in Psychiatry10578.

12.   Mamun, M. A., Rafi, M. A., Al Mamun, A. S., Hasan, M. Z., Akter, K., Hsan, K., & Griffiths, M. D. (2019). Prevalence and Psychiatric Risk Factors of Excessive Internet Use among Northern Bangladeshi Job-Seeking Graduate Students: A Pilot StudyInternational Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 1-11.

13.   Islam M. Z., Kundu L. R., Ahmed A., Hsan K., Pardhan S., et. al. (2022). Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding antimicrobial usage, spread and resistance emergence in commercial poultry farms of Rajshahi district in Bangladesh. PLOS ONE 17(11): e0275856.

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  • Contact Number: 01768838210
  • Email: kamrul@hamdarduniversity.edu.bd
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  • Joining Date: December 02, 2022