Independent University, Bangladesh
Doctor Tasnuva Faruk
Doctor Tasnuva Faruk
Lecturer A
Department of Public Health,
School of Pharmacy and Public Health
Room No: 10008
Email Address:

    Research Profile

Journal Paper,
Conference Paper,
Book Chapter,

Nazmus Sakib, Md. Kafiul Islam, Tasnuva Faruk

, "Machine Learning Model for Computer-Aided Depression Screening among Young Adults Using Wireless EEG Headset", Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, Hindawi , 2023, (Link)

Tasnuva Faruk, Md. Kafiul Islam

, "Freecycling for the Future: Lesson Learned from Freecycle at IUB", Academia Letters, Academia.Edu , 2022, (Link)

Tadib Chowdhury, Salwa Khan, Tasnuva Faruk, Md Kafiul Islam

, "Design and Implementation of a Low-cost Real-Time Vein Imaging for Developing Countries", International Conference on Automation, Control and Mechatronics for Industry 4.0 (ACMI 2021), IEEE , 2021,

Tasnuva Faruk, Catherine King, Mohammad Muhit, Md Kafiul Islam, Israt Jahan, Kamran ul Baset, Nadia Badawi, Gulam Khandaker

, "Screening tools for early identification of children with developmental delay in low-and middle-income countries: a systematic review", BMJ open, BMJ Publishing Group , 2020, (Link)

Chowdhury Sayef Abdullah, Masud Kawser, Md Tawhid Islam Opu, Tasnuva Faruk, Md Kafiul Islam

, "Human Fall Detection using Built-in Smartphone Accelerometer", 2020 IEEE International Women in Engineering (WIE) Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (WIECON-ECE), IEEE , 2020, (Link)

Shohag Hossain, Shraboni Sharmin, Tasnuva Faruk, Md Kafiul Islam

, "Low-Cost Digitization of Infusion Pump for Realtime Automated Flow Rate Monitoring and Warning", 2019 International Conference on Innovation in Engineering and Technology (ICIET), IEEE , 2019, (Link)

Tauhid Anwar, Mohammad Zubair, Mohammad Dehan Rahman, Nazmus Sakib, Md. Ahsan-Ul Kabir, Tasnuva Faruk, Md Kafiul Islam

, "Design and Development of a Portable Recording System for Simultaneous Acquisition of SCG and ECG Signals", 1st International Conference on Advances in Science, Engineering and Robotics Technology (ICASERT-2019), IEEE , 2019, (Link)

Md Fahim Bhuyain, Md Ahsan-Ul Kabir Shawon, Nazmus Sakib, Tasnuva Faruk, Md Kafiul Islam, Khosru M Salim

, "Design and Development of an EOG-based System to Control Electric Wheelchair for People Suffering from Quadriplegia or Quadriparesis", 2019 International Conference on Robotics, Electrical and Signal Processing Techniques (ICREST), IEEE , 2019, (Link)

T Faruk, MK Islam, S Arefin, MZ Haq

, "The Journey of Elastography: Background, Current Status and Future Possibilities in Breast Cancer Diagnosis", Clinical Breast Cancer 15 (5), 313-324, Elsevier , 2015, (Link)
  1. Project Title: EEG signal processing and analysis from wireless EEG-headset recordings for neurological disease diagnosis and for Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) applications
    Project Manager: Dr. Md. Kafiul Islam (PI) and Dr. Tasnuva Faruk (Co-PI)
  1. Project Title: Screening of Depression in Young Adults: Simultaneous Analysis of EEG Recordings with Validated Screening Tools
    Project Manager: Dr. Tasnuva Faruk (PI) and Dr. Md. Kafiul Islam (Co-PI)
  1. Project Title: Implementation of Freecycle at IUB: A Pilot Study
    Project Manager: Dr. Tasnuva Faruk
  1. Project Title: Design and Development of a Low-cost EOG-based Human Machine Interface (HMI) for Physically Challenged People
    Project Manager: Dr. Kafiul Islam (PI), Dr. Tasnuva Faruk (Co-PI)
  1. HEA101 : Health and Society
  1. HSC530 : Human Health and Disease

(A) Academic Responsibilities


Theory Course

Health and Society (HEA101)

Since 2019

Human Health and Disease (HSC530)

Since 2021

Thesis Supervision

MPH Thesis Supervision

Since 2021



(B) Administrative Responsibilities


Faculty Coordinator

Public Health Club, IUB


Academic Coordinator

Undergraduate Courses, DPH, IUB


Research Coordinator

Research, Project Management and Publication Team, DPH, IUB



(C) Voluntary Associations

Lab Co-Head

Biomedical Instrumentation and Signal Processing Lab, EEE, IUB

Since 2016

Research Fellow

Asian Institute of Disability and Development, University of South Asia

Since 2018

Invited Speaker

Webinar on Freecycle@IUB initiative organized by IEEE IUB SB


Resource Person

Faculty Development Workshop on How to Conduct Online Classes, organized by DPH, IUB


Faculty Development Workshop on How to Coordinate Examinations Online organized by DPH, IUB


Faculty Development Workshop on IUB IRB Application, organized by DPH, IUB


(A) Review Activities


NIHR Global Health Policy and Systems Research Programme (Since 2021)


BMJ Open (Since 2021)


Scientific Reports, Nature (Since 2017)


Infant and Child Development, Wiley (Since 2022)


Journal of Pediatric Genetics, Thieme (Since 2022)


IEEE Access (Since 2020)


International Journal of Developmental Disabilities, Taylor & Francis (Since 2021)


Journal of Child Science, Thieme (Since 2021)


Academia Letters, (Since 2021)


International Conference on Advances in Electrical Engineering (ICAEE- 2017, 2019), IEEE


IEEE Conference on Biomedical Engineering, Computer and Information Technology for Health (BECITHCON 2019), IEEE


IEEE Region-10 Symposium (TENSYMP 2020), IEEE


2nd International Conference on Advanced Information and Communication Technology (ICAICT), 2020, IEEE


11th International Conference on Electrical & Computer Engineering (ICECE), 2020, IEEE


6th IEEE International Women in Engineering (WIE) Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (IEEE WIECON-ECE 2020), IEEE


International Conference on Automation, Control and Mechatronics for Industry 4.0 (ACMI 2021), IEEE


International Conference on Science & Contemporary Technologies (ICSCT 2021), IEEE


3rd International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Industry 4.0 (STI 2021), IEEE



(B) Professional Membership/ LICENSE

Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC)

Full Registration as a  Medical Practitioner (Reg. # A 56965)

Dec 15, 2011 - Present

The Institute of Doctors Engineers and Scientists (IDES)

Member (ID#  5036)

May 2017 - Present

Bangladesh Doctors’ Foundation (BDF)

Member (ID#  101582)

Jan 2021- Present



  • MPH (Major: Epidemiology), 2018
    Independent University, Bangladesh
  • MBBS, 2010
    Sher-e-Bangla Medical College, Barisal