October 2, 2016

Dr. ASM Lutful Ahasan

Dr. ASM Lutful Ahasan

Professor

Department of Anatomy & Histology,
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine,
Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University
Chittagong-4225, Bangladesh
Telephone: +88-031-659492-93 (Ex-349)
Mobile: +88 01819821760
E-mail: lutfulahasan19@yahoo.comlutfulahasan29@gmail.com

Work Experience

2003 Veterinary Instructor
Mohipur Agricultural Training Institute, Bogra, Bangladesh
2003-2008 Lecturer
Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh
2008-2012 Assistant Professor
Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh
2012-2017 Associate Professor
Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh
2017-Present Professor
Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh

Education & Training

1996-2000
 
Doctor in Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh
2008-2010 Master of Science in Molecular Biology,  Interuniversity Programme Molecular Biology (IPMB) organized by Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Universiteit Antwerpen, Belgium
Thesis title
 
Localization and expression of aminopeptidase N (CD13) in pig gastrointestinal tract and respiratory system
Thesis lab Laboratory of Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Belgium
2012 Postgraduate Training in  on Modern Dairy Farm Management with Milking Systems and Milk Quality,  PTC+, Onenkerk, The Netherlands
2012-2015
 
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Animal Nutrition and Food Safety, University of Milan, Italy
Thesis title Effects of melon pulp rich in superoxide dismutase on piglets and poultry health
Thesis lab Laboratory of Veterinary Sciences for Health, Animal Production and Food Safety and Laboratory of Veterinary Pathology and Public Health. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Italy

Personal Skills

Mother tongue(s) Bangla
Other language(s) UNDERSTANDING SPEAKING WRITING
Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production  
English C2 C2 C2 C2 C2
French A1                A1 A1 A1 A1
German A1                 A1 A1 A1 A1
  Levels: A1/A2: Basic user - B1/B2: Independent user - C1/C2 Proficient user

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Communication Skills

Good communication skills gained through my experience as an academician and also as an administrator and through my membership of different scientific and academic and association committees.

Organisation/ managerial Skills

1) Leadership (Vice-President), Teachers’ Association Executive Committee, 2018-2019, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh

2) Leadership (Vice-President), Bangladesh Veterinary Association Executive Committee, Chittagong Chapter, 2018-2020

3) Team spirit

4) Good experience in research project andteam management

5) During my MSc and PhD period I attended a seminar and conference series, theoretical courses  on research methods

6) Strong organizational skills during monitoring  the internship student project

7) Know about quantitative and qualitative research methodology

8) Enjoy working withpeople of allnationalities

9) Quick learner

Job-related Skills

1) Teaching Veterinary Anatomy and Histology, Comparative and Neuroanatomy, Avian Anatomy and Surgical Anatomy to undergrad and MSc in Anatomy students of Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh.

2) Taught Veterinary and Animal Sciences Subjects to diploma students of Mohipur Agricultural training Institute

3) Counselling tutorial student groups, supervision of internship students and their projects

4) Research Experience (September 2009- September 2010), Master Thesis Work, Laboratory of Veterinary Immunology, Department of Parasitology, Virology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Belgium.

5) Research Experience (November 2012-November 2015), PhD Thesis Work, Laboratory of Veterinary Sciences for Health, Animal Production and Food Safety and Laboratory of Veterinary Pathology and Public Health. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Italy

Lab Techniques Knowledge

1) In vitro villous adhesion test for F4 fimbriae coli

2) Cell culture method 

3) Bicinchoninic acid (BCA) assay

4) Process of enterocytes isolation, viability and enterocyte marker identification

5) Sodium dodecylsulphate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE)

6) Immunoblotting

7) Knowledge and handling about Flow cytometry technique

8) Immunohistochemistry and Histopathology method.

9) Knowledge and handling about confocal microscope

10) PCR technique

11) Real-time PCR

12) ELISA technique

13) Determination of oxidative biomarkers (SOD, GPx and CAT),

      Total antioxidant activity, TAOC. Reactive oxygen species,   ROS. Kit Radicaux Libres, KRL test. Haptoglobin, Hp.

14) Determination of 8-hydroxy-2'deoxyguanosine, (8-oxodGuo).

15) Determination of pro-inflammatory biomarkers (TNF-α, IL-6 and IL-1β)

16) Nutrigenomics and In-vivo trial in animals

17) Skill more knowledge and handling about fluorescent microscope

18) Extraction and purification of cell line plasma membrane protein procedure

19) Enterotoxigenic coli (ETEC) strain fimbriae protein purification procedure

20) Ultra-high performance liquid chromatography (UHPLC)

21) Hemagglutination-Inhibition test (HI)

22) Other theoretical knowledge about various molecular biology techniques as a molecular biology graduate

Digital Competence

Excellent command Microsoft OfficeTM tools

Other Skills

1) Course profile and syllabus formulation of undergraduate subject-Gross Anatomy I & II, Histology and Histology I & II, Comparative and Neuroanatomy, Avian Anatomy, Surgical Anatomy, Department of Anatomy and Histology, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University. 

2) Course profile and syllabus formulation of MSc in Anatomy subjects, Department of Anatomy and Histology, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University. 

3) Student Supervision- DVM-10 (As Supervisor)

Projects

1) Existing status of the family poultry, production performance and evaluation of nutrients in the crop and blood of Fayoumi and deshi chickens in intensive and semi-scavenging system.

2) Development and operation of a planned dairy health and production management program (PDHPMP) in commercial dairying in Chittagong for better economic decision making and profitability.

3) Major variation in branches of adbominal aorta of White New Zealand rabbit (Oryctoculus caniculus).

4) Prevalence of Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus (BVDV) antibodies among the commercial dairy herds in Chittagong metropolitan area of Bangladesh. Funded by Bangladesh University Grant Commission, Bangladesh.

Honours & Awards

1) VLIR-UOS Scholarship, Belgium from September 2008-September 2010, Master of Science in Molecular Biology.

2) NFP (The Netherlands Fellowship Programme) Scholarship, The Netherlands from 17 September 2012-09 November 2012,   International Training Programme on Modern Dairy Farm Management with Milking Systems and Milk Quality.

3) Universita Degli Studi Di Milano Non-EU Citizen PhD Scholarship, Milan, Italy from November 2012- November 2015. Graduate School in Veterinary Sciences for Animal Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Italy.

Memberships

1) Member, Bangladesh Krishibid (Agriculturist) Institute, Bangladesh

2) Member, Bangladesh Veterinary Council. (BVC)

3) Member, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University Alumni Association (CVASUAA)

4) Life Member, Anwesha Science Club, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University

5) Member, Bangladesh Veterinary Association

Citations

1) 57 total

2) 5 h-index

3) 1 i10-index

Journal Publications

1) MM Rahman and ASML Ahasan (2007). Congenital Lateral Patellar Luxation in a Shorail Dog, Short Communication. Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 5 (1 and 2), 121-124.

2) SKMA Islam, ASML Ahasan, GC Chanda, MR Alam, AKM Saifuddin, S Sultana and MM Hassan (2007). A study on productive and reproductive traits and periparturient events of mare reared under intensive farm condition. Bangladesh Journal of Livestock Research, 14 (1 and 2), 104-110.

3) Review article-AMAMZ Siddiki, MB Hossain and ASML Ahasan (2007). A review on cellular prefractionation and subcellular proteomics of apicomplexan parasites. Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 5 (1 and 2), 01-07.

4) MR Alam, NG Gregory, A Silva-Fletcher, AK M Saifuddin and ASML Ahasan (2007). A study of welfare issues during animal transport and slaughter in Bangladesh. The Bangladesh Veterinarian, 14 (1), 87-98.

5) MM Hassan, SKMA Islam, SA Khan, MR Alam and ASML Ahasan (2008). Arsenic toxicosis in dairy herd in chittagong, Bangladesh. International Journal of Sustainable Agricultural Technology, 4 (1), 28-31.

6) MA Asgar, MSI Khan, SI Islam, ASMG Kibria and ASML Ahasan (2008).A comparative study of prevalence of three selective poultry diseases in commercial layer and their antibiotic sensitivity pattern. International Journal of Animal and Fisheries Science, 1(1), 1-6.

 7) MA Rahman, AD Gupta, MAM Prodhan, D Biswas, MYE Chowdhury, M Azizunnesa, ASML Ahasan, MM Islam, GK Debnath, MA Halim and AKMA Islam (2008). Development and operation of a planned dairy health and production management program (PDHPMP) in commercial dairying in Chittagong for better economic decision making and profitability. Proceedings of the sixth annual scientific conference (4-6 March, 2008), Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Khulshi, Chittagong, Bangladesh, 183-223.

 8) MA Hashem, ASML Ahasan, J Basu, MHB kabir and MM Uddin (2009). Epidemiological investigation of infectious bursal disease (IBD) at a selected area of Bangladesh. International Journal of Sustainable Agricultural Technology, 5 (4), 37-40.

 9) VMPB, ASML Ahasan, BM Goddeeris and E Cox (2010). Localization and expression of aminopeptidase N in pig gastrointestinal tract and respiratory Master's thesis. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.

10) Mohiuddin, ML Rahman, MA Alim and ASML Ahasan (2012). Anatomical study on origin, course and distribution of cranial and caudal mesenteric arteries of White New Zealand rabbit (Oryctoculus caniculus).International Journal of Natural Sciences,2 (1), 54-59.

11) SKMA Islam, M Alauddin, MM Hassan, SA Khan, MR Alam, MB Hossain, ASML Ahasan, AKM Saifuddin, S Sultana, AH Shaikat, HM Tun, NC Debnath and MA Hoque (2012). Study of rural chickens for nutrition, production and health at control and household rearing in Bangladesh. Pakistan Veterinary Journal, 32 (4), 575-578.

 12) ASML Ahasan, MS Islam, ASMG Kabria, ML Rahman, MM Hassan and M Uddin (2013). Major variation in branches of the abdominal aorta in New Zealand’s white rabbit (Orictolagus cuniculus). International Journal of Natural Sciences, 2 (4), 91-98.

13) Subrata Kumar Shil1, ASML Ahasan, ML Rahman, ASMG Kibria, M Uddin and MA Quasem(2013). Studies on the Skeleton of an Indian Rock Python (Python molurus molurus). Indian Journal of Veterinary Anatomy, 25, 1.

14) SK Shil, MA Quasem, ML Rahman, ASMG Kibria, M Uddin and ASML Ahasan (2013). Macroanatomy of the bones of pelvis and hind limb of an Asian elephant (Elephus msximus) International journal of morphology, 31(4), 473-1478.

15) ASML Ahasan (2015). Effects of melon pulp rich in superoxide dismutase on piglets and poultry health. PhD Thesis, University of Milan, Italy.

 16) Review article-ASML Ahasan, Agazzi A, Invernizzi G, Bontempo V, and Savoini G (2016). The Beneficial Role of Probiotics in Monogastric Animal Nutrition and Health. Journal of Dairy Veterinary and Animal Research, 2 (4), 1-20.

17) ASMG Kibria, ML Rahman, ASMLAhasan, MM Uddin and MA Quasem (2016). Effects of Castration on Penile and Urethral Development in Black Bengal Goat. Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 48 (2), 501-506.

18) SKMA Islam, M Yousuf, MR Alam, AH Shaikat, MS Al Faruk, AKM Saifuddin, ASML Ahasan and K Islam (2016). Nutritional status of high yielding crossbred cow around parturition. Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research, 3 (1), 68-74.

19) K Islam, A Ahad, M Barua, A Islam, S Chakma, C Dorji, MA Uddin, S Islam, ASML Ahasan (2016). Isolation and epidemiology of multidrug resistant Escherichia coli from goats in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research, 3 (2), 166-172.

20) ASML Ahasan, MA Quasem, ML Rahman, RB Hasan, ASMG Kibria and SK Shil (2016). Macroanatomy of the bones of thoracic limb of an Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus). International Journal of Morphology, 34 (3), 909-917.

21) MA Uddin, ASML Ahasan, K Islam, MZ Islam, A Mahmood, A Islam, S Chakma and A Ahad (2016). Seroprevalence of bovine viral diarrhoea virus in crossbred dairy cattle in Bangladesh. Veterinary World, 10 (8), 906-913.

 22) ASML Ahasan, G Invernizzi, G Farina, A Pilotto, F Barbé, V Bontempo, R Rossi, F Bellagamba, C Lecchi, G Savoini, A Agazzi (2018). The effects of superoxide dismutase-rich melon pulp concentrate on inflammation, antioxidant status and growth performance of challenged post-weaning piglets. Animal, 6, 1-8.

Presentations

1) A comparative study on the ability of floatation solution to float parasitic ova /cyst. MYE Chowdhury, MMM Chowdhury, ASML Ahasan, M Atikuzzaman, and SC Basak (2000). Annual departmental poster presentation, Department of Parasitology and Pathology, Chittagong Government Veterinary College (CGVC), Chittagong, Bangladesh. Seventh BSVER (Bangladesh Society for Veterinary Education and Research) Annual Scientific Conference.

2) A novel approach to control cattle tick, Boophilus microplus. M Atikuzzaman, MMM Chowdhury, ASML Ahasan, MYE Chowdhury and SC Basak (2000). Annual departmental poster presentation, Department of Parasitology and Pathology, Chittagong Government Veterinary College (CGVC), Chittagong, Bangladesh. Seventh BSVER (Bangladesh Society for Veterinary Education and Research) Annual Scientific Conference.

3) Existing status of the family poultry production performance and evaluation of nutrients in the crop and blood of Fayoumi and deshi chickens in intensive and semi-scavenging rearing system. SKMA Islam, ASML Ahasan, MA Hoque, MR Alam, AKM Saifuddin, SA Khan and MM Hasan (2007).Department of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Department of Anatomy and Histology, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Khulshi, Chittagong, Bangladesh. Thirteenth BSVER (Bangladesh Society for Veterinary Education and Research) Annual Scientific Conference.

4) Development and operation of a planned dairy health and production management program in commercial dairying in Chittagong for better economic decision making and profitability. MA Rahman, AD Gupta, MAM Prodhan, D Biswas, MYE Chowdhury, M Azizunnesa, ASML Ahasan, MM Islam, GK Debnath and MA Halim (2008). Department of Medicine and Surgery, Department of Anatomy and Histology, Department of General Animal Science and Animal Nutrition, Department of Dairy and Poultry Science and Department of Basic and Social Science Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Khulshi, Chittagong, Bangladesh. Sixth Annual Scientific Conference of CVASU.

5) Effects of SOD-rich melon on inflammation, oxidative status and performance of challenged piglets. ASML Ahasan, A Agazzi, F Barbé, G Invernizzi, F Bellagamba, C Lecchi, G Pastorelli, V Dell’Orto and  G Savoini (EAPP book of abstracts) (2015). Book of Abstracts of the 66th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science, Warsaw, Poland, 31 August - 4 September 2015 Wageningen,  Wageningen Academic Publishers. 

Conferences

1) Three-day long “Workshop on internship Programme Development for Veterinary Undergraduate Students of Chittagong Government Veterinary College (CGVC)”Organized jointly by The British Council, Bangladesh and CGVC Chittagong, Bangladesh. From 13-15 November,

2) Three-day long “1st Annual Scientific Conference and Workshop on Research, Curricula Development and Evaluation of the Internship Programme of CGVC” Organized jointly by PPSU, DANIDA and DFID, The British Council and CGVC, Bangladesh. From 22-24 February,

3) Two-day long “2nd Annual Scientific Conference and Workshop on Research for Development & the Role of the CGVC”Organized jointly by DANIDA, ASPS Components, The Danish Small Holder Poultry Development Network-KVL, DFID-British Council and CGVC, Bangladesh. From 25-26 February,

4) Two-day long “3rd Annual Scientific Conference and Workshop on Livestock for Rural Development”Organized jointly by DANIDA, ASPS Components, DFID-The British Council and CGVC, Bangladesh. From 14-15 March,

5) Two-day long “4th Annual Scientific Conference and Workshop on Livestock Revolution: Challenges, Opportunities and Consequences” Organized jointly by DANIDA, ASPS components, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University (KVL) Copenhagen, Network for Small Holder Poultry Development and CGVC, Bangladesh. From 28-29 March,

6) Two-day long “5th Annual Scientific Conference and Workshop on Role of Life-long Learning in Professional Development”Organized jointly by DANIDA, Royal Veterinary College, London, Network for Small Holder Poultry Development and Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. From 13-14 March,

7) Two-day long “International Workshop on Development of South Asia-specific Integrated Veterinary Undergraduate Curriculum”Organized jointly by DANIDA, Royal Veterinary College, London, DFID (Department for International Development), British Council, Chittagong, Bangladesh and Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. From 27-28 February,

8) Two-day long “6th International Annual Scientific Conference on Changing world and emerging challenges: A One World, One Health approach” Organized jointly by One World One Health- Bangladesh Initiative DANIDA and Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. From 04-06 March,

9) Two-day long “Conceptualization of self-assessment exercise at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine” Organized jointly by Bangladesh University Grants Commission (UGC) and Chittagong Veterinary & Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. From 25-66, May,

10) Four hours Workers’ General Training Course organized by Universita degli Studi di Brescia - via Branze, 45 - 25123 Brescia, Italy, 01 January,

11) Four days XXI ASPA Congress organized by Association for Science and Animal Production, University of Milan, Italy. From 09-12 June,

 12) Two days long “13th Annual Scientific Conference on Promoting Food Safety, One Health and Blue Economy” Organized by Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. From 02-03 April,

13) Two days long14th Achieving SDGs for Bangladesh- Integrating livestock and fisheries resources to ensure food safety and security”  Organized by Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Bangladesh. From 01-02 April,

Professional Training Course

1) Twenty days long course “First International Surgical Technical Training Programme”Organized by Commonwealth Veterinary Association at Chittagong Government Veterinary College (CGVC), Bangladesh. From 16. 06. 2001- 06. 07.

2) One month long course “Clinical Training” as a part of Internship programme at Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, India. From 01. 05. 2002- 31. 05. 2002.

3) Twelve-day long course “Introductory Course on Qualitative Research Methodology”Organized by International Centre for Diarrheal Research (ICDDRB), Bangladesh. From 03. 06. 2012-14. 06. 2012.

4) Fifty Two day long course (Post-Graduate Training)International Training Programme on Modern Dairy Farm Management with Milking Systems and Milk QualityOrganized by PTC+, Onenkerk, The Netherlands through Nuffic Scholarship. From 09.  2012-09.11. 2012.

5) Four days long theoretical course” RNA structure and function” organized by International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Trieste, Italy. From 14. 04. 2014-17. 04. 2014.

6) Four days long theoretical course “Mouse genetics: Models for human diseases” organized by International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Trieste, Italy. From 16. 03. 2015-19. 03. 2015.

7) Two days long course “The essential electronic agricultural library (TEEAL)” organized by Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh. From 24. 02. 2016-25. 02. 2016. 

Teaching 

Undergraduates

1) Gross Anatomy- 101 and 102, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh.

2) Histology and Embryology 101 and 102, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh.

3) Comparative and Neuroanatomy 201, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh.

4) Avian Anatomy 102, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh.

5) Surgical Anatomy 302, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Bangladesh.

Postgraduates

1) Ruminant Anatomy

2) Avian Anatomy

3) Cell Biology and Veterinary Anatomy

4) Developmental Anatomy

5) Molecular Biology

6) Immunohistochemistry

7) Histochemistry

8) Evolutionary Anatomy

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