Profile of Mrs. Nahid Akhter Jahan

Profile of Mrs. Nahid Akhter Jahan

Mrs. Nahid Akhter Jahan
Professor
Institute of Health Economics
Institutes
Email: najahan@du.ac.bd
Phone: +880-2-9661920-73, Ext.8641
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Masters Health Economics University of York United Kingdom 2001
Masters Economics University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1994
Bachelor Economics University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1993
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Health Economics First Prize 2001 United Kingdom
Research Interest
Subject Description
No research interest is found
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
No project/research supervision is found
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Health Economics Analysis of Investment Case, Use of Pool Fund and Current Local Level Planning for Improvement of Maternal and Child Health Care in Bangladesh UNICEF 01-09-2014 31-10-2018
Health Economics Support to Develop the Costed Investment Plan of the New Health Care Financing Strategy (HCFS) WHO 01-04-2013 31-07-2013
Health Economics Expanding Social Protection for Health: Towards Universal Coverage, Health Care Financing Strategy 2012-2032 USAID 01-03-2012 30-06-2012
Health Economics Costing of next Health Sector Programme: 2011-16 European Union 01-08-2010 31-10-2010
Health Economics Millennium Development Goals Needs Assessment and Costing, 2009-2015, Bangladesh UNDP 01-04-2008 31-10-2008
Health Economics Thematic evaluation of UNFPA’s experience in increasing aid effectiveness through participation in sector-wide approaches UNFPA 01-01-2008 31-01-2008
Invited Talk
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SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
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Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Professor Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka Bangladesh 27-05-2019 Currently Working
Associate Professor Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka Bangladesh 26-09-2010 26-05-2019
Assistant Professor Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka Bangladesh 18-12-2002 25-09-2010
Lecturer Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka Bangladesh 01-07-1999 17-12-2002
Journal Article
1
Jahan N A : Geographical Inequity and Clinical Practices in Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Care in Bangladesh: Some Recent Evidences, Empowerment, A Journal of Women for Women, vol.26, pp.17-28, 2019 .
2
Jahan N A and Kakoly I J : The Health Related Millennium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals: Trends and Determinants of Maternal and Child Health Status in Bangladesh, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part–D],, vol.34, no.1 pp.211-228, 2017 .
3
Jahan N A, Howlader S R, Ahmad S, Bhuiyan S M, Sultana N, Karim S and Ahmed M U : Challenges and Prospects of Implementing Local Level Planning to Improve Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Services in Bangladesh: Evidence from selected Upazilas, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part–D],, vol.33, no.1 pp.187-198, 2016 .
4
Jahan N A, Sultana N, Bhuiyan S M and Ishaq F : Universal Health Coverage in Bangladesh: Challenges and Prospects, Dhaka University Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences,, vol.4, pp.51-59, 2015 .
5
Jahan N A : Willingness to Pay for Health Insurance in selected Upazila Health Complexes (UHCs) in Bangladesh: Results from an Exit-client Survey, The Dhaka University Studies, Journal of the Faculty of Arts,, vol.71, no.2 pp.65-86, 2014, published in 2017 .
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Jahan N A : Health Care Seeking Behaviour of Patients and Cost Recovery by User Fees in Upazila Health Complexes in Bangladesh, The Dhaka University Studies, Journal of the Faculty of Arts,, vol.70, no.2 pp.1-24, 2013, published in 2016 .
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Jahan N A and Kakoly I J : The Determinants of Incidence of Poverty in Bangladesh: Regional Dimensions, The Dhaka University Studies, Journal of the Faculty of Arts,, vol.70, no.1 pp.169-186, 2013, published in 2015 .
8
Jahan N A : The Inequity in and Determinants of Maternal and Child Health Status in Bangladesh: An Analysis of Millennium Development Goals, Empowerment, A Journal of Women for Women,, vol.18, pp.1-20, 2011 .
9
Bhuiyan S M and Jahan N A : Practice of Informal Payments in the Public Healthcare Sector, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D],, vol.26, no.2 pp.111-133, 2009 .
10
Jahan N A and Bhuiyan S M : Demand for Family Planning Methods: Evidence from Developing Countries, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D],, vol.25, no.1 pp.165-177, 2008 .
11
Jahan N A, Eskander S M S U and Sakib-Bin-Amin : Poverty, Ill Health and Health Care Expenditure: An Analytical Exercise, Stamford Journal of Business Studies,, vol.2, pp.77-83, 2007 .
12
Jahan N A and Sultana N : Health Insurance Schemes for the Development of Women’s Health Status in Bangladesh, Empowerment, A Journal of Women for Women,, vol.14, pp.75-90, 2007 .
13
Jahan N A and Eskander S M S U : Relationship between Health, Poverty and Economic Development: A Review of Recent Studies, The Dhaka University Studies,, pp.155-173, 2006 .
14
Jahan N A and Sultana N : Communicable and Non- Communicable Diseases: Gender Differential in Pattern and Causes, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D],, vol.23, no.2 pp.203-218, 2006 .
15
Jahan N A, Haque R and Hossain I : Effect of Introduction of User Charges on Health Care in the Public Facilities: Evidence from Some Selected Countries Including Bangladesh, Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences,, vol.3, no.2 pp.262-270, 2005 .
16
Haque R, Jahan N A and Istiak K M : Contracting Out Health Services to NGOs: Key Policy Measures, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D],, vol.22, no.2 pp.183-198, 2005 .
17
Hamid S A and Jahan N A : Linkages between Improved Health and Reduction of Poverty: Policy Implications for Bangladesh Health and Population Sector, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D],, vol.19, no.1 pp.273-282, 2002 .
18
Jahan N A and Hamid S A : Private Foreign Investment and Economic Growth in Developing Countries with Particular Reference to Bangladesh, Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D],, vol.19, no.2 pp.193-210, 2002 .