Hossain Sazzad


Affiliation: icddr,b
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
I am a medical doctor. I am working in icddr,b for the last 9 years in scientific track. Currently I am assistant scientist. My are of work is Emerging infectious diseases epidemiology.
Sazzad, H. M., Stephen P. Luby, Ute Str


  1. Sazzad H, Hossain M, Gurley E, Ameen K, Parveen S, Islam M, et al. Nipah virus infection outbreak with nosocomial and corpse-to-human transmission, Bangladesh. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013;19:210-7 pubmed publisher
    ..4%, matched odds ratio undefined). Efforts to prevent transmission should focus on reducing caregivers' exposure to infected patients' bodily secretions during care and traditional burial practices. ..
  2. Sazzad H, Rainey J, Mach O, Sutter R, Diordista S, Kawser C, et al. The feasibility of identifying children with primary immunodeficiency disorders: preparation for the polio post-eradication era in Bangladesh. Vaccine. 2012;30:5396-400 pubmed publisher
  3. Sazzad H, Labrique A, Teo C, Luby S, Gurley E. Surveillance at Private Laboratories Identifies Small Outbreaks of Hepatitis E in Urban Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017;96:395-399 pubmed publisher
    ..In Bangladesh, collaboration between government public health surveillance and private laboratories can strengthen capacity for outbreak detection and improve estimates of disease burden. ..