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School of Community Health & Policy

Bazle Hossain

Dr. Bazle Hossain

Professor, School of Community Health & Policy

Office: Portage 219
Phone: 443-885-4132

2001 PhD, Social Statistics (2001)
University of Southampton, Southampton, England

Dissertation title: Assessment of Family Planning Outreach Workers' Contact and Contraceptive Use Dynamics in Rural Bangladesh using Multilevel Modeling

1998 MHS (Masters of Health Science), Population Dynamics
School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

1988 MS (Masters of Science), Population Planning
School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

1980 MSc (Masters of Science) in Statistics
Chittagong University, Chittagong, Bangladesh

1978 BSc (Bachelor of Science) with honors in Statistics
Chittagong University, Chittagong, Bangladesh

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.

Title: Sub recipient agreement between University of Maryland, Baltimore and Morgan State University to collect and analyze epidemiological data from African countries.
Year of Award: 2008
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

Title: Rapid Expansion of antiretroviral therapy project
Year of Award: 2007
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

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.

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.