Tasmiah Tahera Aziz, MS
EuGEF Research Group
Ms. Tasmiah Tahera Aziz had completed her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Chittagong, Bangladesh. The initiation of her research career was in September 2014 at Laboratory of Eukaryotic Gene Expression and Function, BMB, CU. At EuGEF she was involved in the “Scenario of birth defects in Bangladesh” project under the supervision of Dr. ASM Noman.
Currently she is working at Chittagong Research Institute for Children Surgery (CRICS) as Executive Secretary & Research Associate. Her current research focus is on Pediatric diseases and she aims to do further work on genetic predisposition of diseases. She has been conducting Epidemiological and Genetic research on Birth Defects and Cancer since the inception of her research career. She has helped organize Birth Defect Screening Projects in Hospitals (Tertiary and Rural), School Health Screening Programs and Birth Defect Screening in Slum & Underprivileged Children. She has also been part of Cancer Mapping Project in Chittagong, Bangladesh. With child protection and welfare as a motto, she also works on creating awareness about diseases and prevention.
Outside professional life she likes to spend her time with family and friends. Her hobby is travelling.
Karim A, Akter M, Aziz TT, Hoque M, Chowdhury TK, Imam MS et al. Epidemiological characteristics of Hirschsprung's disease (HSCR): results of a case series of fifty patients from Bangladesh. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Oct;53(10):1955-1959. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.12.029. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
Banu T, Chowdhury TK, Aziz TT, Das A, Tamanna N, Pulock OS et al. Cost Incurred by the family for Surgery in Their Children: A Bangladesh Perspective. World J Surg.2018 Dec;42(12):3841-3848.doi:10.1007/s00268-018-4700-0.
Banu T, Karim A, Adel MG, Lakhoo K, Aziz TT, Das A et al. Multicenter Study of 342 Anorectal Malformation Patients: Age, Gender, Krickenbeck Subtypes, and Associated Anomalies. Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2020 Oct;30(5):447-451. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1695789. Epub 2019 Oct 26.
Karim A, Akter M, Mazid AT, Pulock OS, Aziz TT, Hayee S et al. Knowledge and Attitude towards COVID-19: A Cross Sectional Study in Bangladesh through Phone and Online Survey. J Clin Exp Invest. 2020;11(4):em00757. doi: 10.29333/jcei/9143