|Professor Dr. Syed Sayeem Uddin Ahmed|
|Professor and Chairman|
|DVM, MSc, PhD|
Syed Sayeem Uddin Ahmed was borne in 1978, in Habiganj, Bangladesh. He obtained his first degree in veterinary medicine from the University of Chittagong, in 2003. He received his master degree in Epidemiology from the University of Utrecht in 2007, and Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Copenhagen in 2012. Dr. Ahmed completed his postdoctoral training at Technical University of Denmark from 2014 through 2017. Dr. Ahmed received several fellowship and awards through his academic career. Besides the formal degree programs, he joined a series of continuing professional development training in epidemiology and health economics, offered by reputed institutes including Imperial College London. Dr. Ahmed has an excellent track record of research productivity. He has authored or co-authored 45 of peer-reviewed journal articles. The majority of them are in infectious disease epidemiology. Further, Ahmed contributes as a reviewer for several peer-reviewed journals including The Journal of Infectious Diseases and Emerging Infectious Diseases. Besides, he is the member of several professional organizations. Ahmed’s research interests are infectious disease epidemiology and ecology, spatiotemporal modeling, register-based epidemiology, quantitative epidemiology and modeling. Dr. Ahmed has worked for several international organizations over the last decade as an epidemiologist. At present, he is working as a professor of Epidemiology at the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Sylhet Agricultural University.