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Md Monir Hossain, MSc, PhD


  • Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

About

Biography

Dr. Hossain is a biostatistician and his research interests focus on developing innovative statistical methods motivated by complex biomedical and environmental applications. He has developed novel spatial and spatiotemporal models for cluster detection and also in the area of cluster detection diagnostics for small area health data. Dr. Hossain's methodologic work has been published in several top biostatistics/statistics journals such as Statistics in Medicine, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, etc. His application research in health services and patient outcomes has received numerous public attentions. He has been successfully funded via National Cancer Institute and National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute grants for his work. Dr. Hossain has over 70 peer reviewed journal papers and has also been an ad hoc reviewer of several top statistical journals. He is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute.

Publications

External validation and comparison of risk score models in pediatric heart transplants. Dani, A; Heidel, JS; Qiu, T; Zhang, Y; Ni, Y; Hossain, MM; Chin, C; Morales, DL S; Huang, B; Zafar, F. Pediatric Transplantation. 2021.

Early Atherosclerotic Inflammatory Pathways in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Smith, DF; Schuler, CL; Hossain, MM; Huang, G; McConnell, K; Urbina, EM; Amin, RS. Journal of Pediatrics. 2021; 239:168-174.

Evaluation of Risk Scores to Predict Pediatric Severe Asthma Exacerbations. Niu, C; Xu, Y; Schuler, CL; Gu, L; Arora, K; Huang, Y; Naren, AP; Durrani, SR; Hossain, MM; Guilbert, TW. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. 2021; 9:4393-4401.e8.

Improving hyperpolarized 129 Xe ADC mapping in pediatric and adult lungs with uncertainty propagation. Bdaiwi, AS; Niedbalski, PJ; Hossain, MM; Willmering, MM; Walkup, LL; Wang, H; Thomen, RP; Ruppert, K; Woods, JC; Cleveland, ZI. NMR in Biomedicine. 2021.

315: Use of school intervention services and identification of educational risk in pediatric cystic fibrosis. Hente, E; Strong, S; Siracusa, C; Hjelm, M; Bowdy, A; Tadesse, D; Hossain, M; Filigno, S; Boat, T. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis. 2021; 20:s151-s151.

Reply: Sleep Outcomes in Neonates with Pierre Robin Sequence Undergoing External Mandibular Distraction: A Longitudinal Analysis. Ehsan, Z; Weaver, KN; Pan, BS; Huang, G; Hossain, MM; Simakajornboon, N. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2021; 148:502e-503e.

Hyperpolarized 129Xenon MRI Ventilation Defect Quantification via Thresholding and Linear Binning in Multiple Pulmonary Diseases. Roach, DJ; Willmering, MM; Plummer, JW; Walkup, LL; Zhang, Y; Hossain, MM; Cleveland, ZI; Woods, JC. Academic Radiology. 2021.

Prospective quality of life outcomes in pediatric fecal incontinence following bowel management. Lim, II P; Cushing, CC; Jenkins, T; Troutt, M; Zeller, MH; Hossain, M; Rymeski, B; Helmrath, M; Frischer, JS. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021; 56:1459-1464.

Validation of pediatric sleep questionnaire in children with Chiari malformation and/or spina bifida with or without myelomeningocele. Beltran Ale, G; Pascoe, J; George, A; Woodward, J; Hossain, MM; Huang, G; Simakajornboon, N. Sleep Medicine. 2021; 84:93-97.

129Xe MRI as a measure of clinical disease severity for pediatric asthma. Lin, NY; Roach, DJ; Willmering, MM; Walkup, LL; Hossain, MM; Desirazu, P; Cleveland, ZI; Guilbert, TW; Woods, JC. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2021; 147:2146-2153.e1.