Md. Al Amin Sikder

PhD candidate in Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland

Md. Al Amin Sikder is a PhD candidate in Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Faculty of
Medicine, University of Queensland. He is investigating the influence of the microbiome on the
severity of viral bronchiolitis and subsequent asthma development in the Respiratory
Immunology group at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute under the supervision of
As/Prof Dr Simon Phipps. Prior to starting his PhD candidature in October, 2015, he was
working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of
Pharmacy, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh (currently on study leave). Mr. Sikder obtained
Master of Pharmacy in Pharmaceutical Chemistry degree from the same Department securing 1 st
position in the 1 st class and a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.) degree, from the Faculty of
Pharmacy, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh securing 2 nd position in the 1 st class.

Experience

  • –present
    PhD candidate in Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland