1993 …2023

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Personal profile


Dr Baki Billah works as a Senior Lecturer at the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine of Monash University.

Dr Billah completed his PhD at Monash University, MAS at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada and Master of Science and Bachelor of Science (Hons) at the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Before workign for Monash University, Dr Billah worked at the Carleton University, Ottawa Canada, Industry Canada, Ottawa Canada, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada and the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Dr Billah's research interest include:

  • Epidemiological modelling
  • Institutional risk assessment/comparison
  • Risk factor identification and risk prediction for cardiac surgery patients
  • Time series forecasting
  • Shrinkage estimation

Dr Billah's published articles have reached to 5000 reads and 1050 citations (as of Oct 2017), and he has received the highest cited award from the European Society of Cardiology.

Monash teaching commitment

Current Teaching Responsibility:
Masters of Public Health (MPH): Introduction to Biostatistics for Clinical and Public Health Research
Undergraduate 2nd year: Foundation of Biostatistics for Public Health
Undergraduate 3rd year: Advance Biostatistics for Public Health

Baki uses a flipped classroom approach to reverse the timing of learning and lecturers. This learning strategy places students at the centre of their learning and leads to a deeper construction of knowledge and skills of biostatistics. His MPH units have received 97% (4.86 out of 5) evaluation score and have been classifed as the "Golden Category" by Monash University in 2016 and 2017. In Semester 1, 2017 Baki received 99.04% teaching evaluation.

Baki received Teaching Excellence Award 2016 at the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine.


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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