Mian Bazle  Hossain, PhD, MHS, MS

Professor, Department of Public Health Analysis



Ph.D., Social Statistics, University of Southampton, Southampton, England, 2001
M.H.S., Health Science, Johns Hopkins University, 1998
M.S., Population Planning, University of Michigan, 1988

Biosketch, Academic, and Research Activities

Trust and HIV/AIDS vaccine trial; barriers for HIV testing; depression and campus sexual violence; ATOD use among adolescents and psychosocial well-being in young adulthood; perceived availability and risk and the use of ATOD; disaster preparedness; barriers to receiving family planning services for African American and Hispanic males.

Selected Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals:

Maryam Keshtkar-Jahromi, Seyed-Mostafa Razavi, Sharareh Gholamin, Marzieh Keshtkar-Jahromi, Mian Hossain, Mohammad M. Sajadi. 2012. “Medical Versus Medical and Surgical Treatment for Brucella Endocarditis”. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012; 94: 2141-2146.

Sherine R. Brown; Mian Bazle Hossain; Ivis T. Forrester. (2013). Associations Between Cholesterol, Colon Cancer Screening, Behavior, and Diet. Am J Health Behav. 2013; 37(3):360-368. 

Nūn Sava-Siva Amen-Ra, Eduardo Velasco-Mondragon, Mian Bazle Hossain, Yvonne Bronner (2012). Energy Expenditure Differs between Black and White Americans: Implications for Obesity Prevention Research. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 2012, 3, 914-924.

Francesco Marinucci, Mtebe Majigo, Matthew Wattleworth, Antonio Damiano Paterniti, Mian Bazle Hossain and Robert Redfield (2013). "Factors affecting job satisfaction and retention of medical laboratory professionals in seven countries of Sub-Saharan Africa." Human Resources for Health 2013, 11:38. 

Peter Memiah, Constance Shumba, Martine Etienne-Mesubi, Solomon Agbor, Mian B. Hossain, Patience Komba, Mercy Niyang, and Sibhatu Biadgilign. 2013. The Effect of Depressive Symptoms and CD4 Count on Adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy in Sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (JIAPAC) published online 10 October 2013. 

David J. Riedel, Evelyn Ivy W. Mwangi, Lori E. Fantry,Carla Alexander, Mian B. Hossain, C. David Pauza,Robert R. Redfield and Bruce L. Gilliam. 2013. "High cancer-related mortality in an urban, predominantly African-American, HIV-infected population". AIDS 2013, 27:1109-1117. 

Mian Hossain, Saifuddin Ahmed, Laurencia Rogers. 2014. Does a Wife's Education Influence Spousal Agreement on Approval of Family Planning? Random- effects Modeling Using Data from Two West African Countries. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Volume 25.2, May 2014, pp. 562-576. 

Mian B. Hossain, Peter Memiah, Adeyemi Adeyinka. 2014. "Are Female College Students Who are Diagnosed with Depression at Greater Risk of Experiencing Sexual Violence on College Campus?" Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Volume 25.3, August 2014, pp. 1341-1359. 

Sherine R. Brown, Mian Bazle Hossain, Yvonne Bronner. 2014. "African American Male and Female Student Perceptions of Pulvers Body Images: Implications for Obesity, Health Care, and Prevention". Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Volume 25.3, August 2014, pp. 1328-1340. 

Anthony Amoroso, Martine Etinne-Mesubi, Anthony Edozien, Sylvia Ojoo, Robert Sheneberger, Michael Obiefune, Mian Bazle Hossain, Kristen Stafford, Robert R Redfield. 2012. Treatment outcomes of recommended first-line antiretroviral regimens in resource-limited clinics. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 Jul 1;60 (3):314-20 22343178.

Tasha Peart, H. Eduardo Velasco-Mongrangron, Deborah Rohm-Youth, Yvonne Bronner, Mian B. Hossain.  (2011).  Weight  Status  in  US  Youth:  The  Role  of  Activity,  Diet,  and Sedentary Behaviors. American Academy of Health Behavior, 35(6): 756-766.

Jessica D. Gipson, Mian Bazle Hossain, and Michael A. Koenig. (2011) Measurement of and Trends in Unintended Birth in Bangladesh, 1983-2000. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition. Oct 29(5).

Sajadi MM, Guan Y, Devico AL, Seaman MS, Hossain M, Lewis GK, Redfield RR. (2011) "Correlation between circulating HIV-1 RNA and broad HIV-1 neutralizing antibody activity."  May 1;57(1):9-15.

M.  Etienne,  L.  Burrows,  B.  Osotimehin,  T.  Macharia,  B.  Hossain,  R.  R.  Redfield  and A. Amoroso. (2010). "Situational analysis of varying models of adherence support and loss to follow up rates; findings from 27 treatment facilities in eight resource limited countries." Tropical Medicine & International Health. Volume 15. Issue s1, Pages 76-81.

Martine Etienne, MPH, DrPH, Mian Hossain, PhD, Robert Redfield, MD, Kristen Stafford, MPH, and Anthony Amoroso, MD. (2010). "Indicators of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy Treatment Among HIV/AIDS Patients in 5 African Countries". Journal of the International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care (JIAPAC). March-April 2010.

Williams, Emma K.; Mian B. Hossain; Ravendra K. Sharma; Vishwajeet Kumar; Chandra M. Pandey; and Abdullah H. Baqui. (2008). "Birth Interval and Risk of Stillbirth or Neonatal Death: Findings from Rural North India", Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 54(5): 321-327.

Hossain, Mian Bazle; Phillips, J. F. and T. Legrand. (2007) "The Impact of Childhood Mortality on Fertility in Six Rural Thanas of Bangladesh". Demography, 44(4): 771-784.

Hossain, Mian Bazle; Phillips, J. F. and Mozumder, AB. (2007) "The effect of husbands' fertility preferences on couples' reproductive behaviour in rural Bangladesh." Journal of Biosocial Science. 39(5): 745-57, Oxford University Press.

Hossain, Mian Bazle; J. F. Phillips; and B. Pence. (2007) "Does Women's Status Affect Infant and Child Mortality? Evidence from Four Rural thanas of Bangladesh". Journal of Biosocial Science. 39, 355-366, Oxford University Press.

Bronner, Y. L.; A. S. Hawkins; M. L. Holt; Mian B. Hossain; R. H. Rowel; K. L. Sydnor; & S.P. Divers. (2006) "Models for Nutrition Education to Increase Consumption of Calcium and Dairy Products among African Americans". The Journal of Nutrition. 136:1103-      1106.

Becker, S.; Mian B. Hossain & E. Thomson (2006) "Disagreement in Spousal Reports of Current Contraceptive Use in Sub-Saharan Africa". Journal of Biosocial Science, 38, 779-796, Oxford University Press.

Hossain, Mian Bazle (2005) "Analyzing the Relationship Between Family Planning Workers' Contact and Contraceptive Switching in Rural Bangladesh using Multilevel Modelling". Journal of Biosocial Sciences. September 2005. 37, 5: 529-554, Oxford University Press.

Hossain, Mian Bazle; Khuda, Barkat-e- and Phillips, J. F. (2004) "The Effects of Outreach on Perceived Quality of Care in Two Rural Areas of Bangladesh". Journal of Biosocial Sciences. September 2004. 36, 5: 507-522.

Koenig, M. A.; S. Ahmed; Mian Bazle Hossain; ABM K. A. Mozumder. (2003) "Women's Status and Domestic Violence in Rural Bangladesh: Individual- and Community- Level Effects" Demography, 40, 2:269-288.

Phillips, J.F. and Mian Bazle Hossain. (2003) "The Impact of Household Delivery of Family Planning Services on Women's Status in Bangladesh". International Family Planning Perspectives. 29, 3: 138-45.

Bronner, Y.; E. Harris; A. Tobby and Mian Bazle Hossain.  (2000) "Historical  Assessment of Nutrition Studies Using Only African American Study Subjects: Gender, Socio-economic Status, and Geographical Location". Ethnicity and Disease.

Book Chapters:

Mozumder, ABM Khorshed A. and Mian Bazle Hossain (2001) "ORP DSS, Bangladesh". In Population and Health in Developing Countries, Chapter 28, vol. 1, Population, Health and Survival at INDEPTH Sites. Indepth Network. Ghana.