Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management

Academic Profile of Md. Shiblur Rahaman


Md. Shiblur Rahaman

About Md. Shiblur Rahaman

Dr. Md. Shiblur Rahaman working as a faculty member in the Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management (ESDM), Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU) since 2015. Dr. Rahaman awarded a Ph.D. in Environmental Science from Hokkaido University, Japan. Currently, Dr. Rahaman investigating the cardiotoxic effects of arsenic using HUVEC cells and animal models at Jichi Medical University, Japan as a JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Dr. Rahaman is interested in the field of Environmental Toxicology, Environmental Pollution and Human Health, Pollution Remediation, and so on. Dr. Rahaman strongly believes in collaborative research and also he is very much interested in research collaboration. 

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Publications


PUBLICATIONS

 

1. Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Nathan Mise, Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Gaku Ichihara, Md. Khabir Uddin Masaaki Kurasaki, Sahoko Ichihara, 2021. Environmental arsenic exposure and its contribution to human diseases, toxicity mechanism and management. Environmental Pollution, 117940. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.117940

2. Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Mahmuda Akter, Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki Kurasaki, 2020. Investigating the protective actions of D-pinitol against arsenic-induced toxicity in PC12 cells and the underlying mechanism. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, Vol. 74, 103302. DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.etap.2019.103302

3. Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Subrata Bank, Mahmuda Akter, Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki Kurasaki, 2020. Curcumin improves arsenic‐induced toxicity in PC12 cells via modulating autophagy/apoptosis. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Vol. 200, 110756. DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2020.110756

4. Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Shojiro Yamasaki, Kaniz Fatima Binte Hossain, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki Kurasaki, 2020. Effects of curcumin, D-pinitol alone or in combination in cytotoxicity induced by arsenic in PC12 cells. Food and Chemical Toxicology, Vol. 144, 111577. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fct.2020.111577

5.  Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Fozia Momotaz, Afrida Nurain, Protima Sarker, Sahoko Ichihara, 2020Investigation of ETP Facilities and the Industrial Effluents Quality: A Case Study in Noakhali Industrial Area, Bangladesh. Present Environment and Sustainable Development. Vol. 14, (2), pp. 151-162. DOI: https://doi.org/10.15551/pesd2020142012

6. Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Nazmul Hossain, Afrida Nurain, Protima Sarker, Sahoko Ichihara, 2020. Investigation on causes and effects of waterlogging in the southern part of Bangladesh. Management of Sustainable Development (MSD). Vol. 12, (2), pp. 4-11. https://msdjournal.org/wp-content/uploads/vol12issue2-1.pdf

7. Kaniz Fatima Binte Hossain, Mahmuda Akter, Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Shojiro Yamasaki, Tomomi Tomihara, Masaaki Kurasaki, Takeshi Saito, 2021. Amelioration of Metal-Induced Cellular Stress by α-Lipoic Acid and Dihydrolipoic Acid through Antioxidative Effects in PC12 Cells and Caco-2 Cells. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021; 18(4):2126. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18042126

8. Geir Bjorklund, Petro Oliynyk, Roman Lysiuk, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Halyna Antonyak, Iryna Lozynska, Larysa Lenchyk, Massimiliano Peana, 2020. Arsenic intoxication: general aspects and chelating agents. Archives of Toxicology, April 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-020-02739-w

9. Geir Bjorklund, Maryam Dadar, Massimiliano Peana, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Jan Aaseth., 2020. Interactions between iron and manganese in neurotoxicity. Archives of Toxicology, January 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-020-02652-2

10. Geir Bjorklund, Torsak Tippairote, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Jan Aaseth., 2019. Developmental Toxicity of Arsenic: A Drift from the Classical Dose-Response Relationship. Archives of Toxicology, November 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-019-02628-x

11. Abdullah Al Mamun, Protima Sarker, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Md. Mahbub Kabir, Masahiro Maruo, 2021. Evaluation of contamination and accumulation of heavy metals in the Dhaleswari river sediments, Bangladesh. International Journal of Environment, 10 (1), 1–19. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3126/ije.v10i1.38399

12. Protima Sarker, Sabikun Nahar, Runa Begum, S. K. Sayed Reza, and Md. Shiblur Rahaman, 2020. Physicochemical and Microbial Groundwater Quality Assessment and Evaluation in Noakhali Region, Bangladesh. Journal of Applied Life Sciences International, 23(3), 9-19 DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/jalsi/2020/v23i330149

13. Md. Sabbir Hossain, Protima Sarker, Md. Shiblur Rahaman,  and  Md. Khabir Uddin, 2020. Integrated Performance of Fenton Process and Filtration (Activated Charcoal and Sand) for Textile Wastewater Treatment. Current Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 39(28), 21-31. DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/cjast/2020/v39i2830935

14. Mahmuda Akter, A. K. M. Atique Ullah, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki Kurasaki, 2019. Stability Enhancement of Silver Nanoparticles Through Surface Encapsulation via a Facile Green Synthesis Approach and Toxicity Reduction. Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials, November 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10904-019-01373-z

15. Tajuddin Sikder, Ryo Kubota, Md. Mahmuda Akter, Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Kaniz Fatima Binte Hossain, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Subrata Banik, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki KURASAKI., 2019. Adsorption mechanism of Cu (II) in water environment using chitosan-nano zero-valent iron-activated carbon composite beads. Desalination and Water Treatment, vol. 145, pp. 202–210.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.5004/dwt.2019.23660

16. Md. M Rahman, Kaniz Fatima B Hossain, Subrata Banik, Md. T Sikder, Mahmuda Akter, Serene Ezra C Bondad, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki KURASAKI., 2019. Selenium and zinc protections against metal-(loids)-induced toxicity and disease manifestations: A review. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, vol.168, (2019) 146–163. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2018.10.054

17. Tanjila Alam Prosun, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Sharmin Yousuf Rikta, Md. Arifur Rahman., 2018. Drinking Water Quality Assessment from Ground Water Sources in Noakhali, Bangladesh. International Journal of development and sustainability, Vol. 7 (5), pp.1676-87.

18.  Sharmin Yousuf Rikta, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Md. Mostafizur Rahman and Shafi M Tareq., 2016. Lead Polluted Hotspot: Environmental Implication of Unplanned Industrial Development. Present Environment and Sustainable Development. Vol. 10, (1), pp. 51-60.

19.  Sharmin Yousuf Rikta, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Jakia Jerin Mehjabin, Md. Khabir Uddin, Mohammad Mahbub Kabir and Shafi Mohammad Tareq., 2016. Evaluation of water quality parameters and Humic substance status of Bangshi, Dhaleshwari and Padma Rivers in Bangladesh. International journal of environmental sciences, Vol.6 (6), pp. 1129-39.

20. Nusrat Jakarin Easha, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Taslima Zaman and Md Khabir Uddin., 2015. Feasibility study of Vermicomposting of Textile Sludge Mixed with Cow Dung and Seed Germination Bioassay for Toxicity Evaluation of the Produced Compost. International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy. Special Issue: Advances in Environmental Researches. Vol. 3, No. 2-1: pp. 27-34.

21. Md. Tajuddin Sikder, Nur Alam Mistri, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Noshin Saiara., 2014. Evaluation of groundwater quality and environmental health in the coastal belt of Khulna, Bangladesh. Journal of Biological Pharmaceutical and Chemical Research, Vol.1, (1), pp.113-122.

22.  Shafi M. Tareq, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, S.Y. Rikta, S.M.Nazrul Islam and Mahfuza.S. Sultana., 2013. Seasonal Variations in Water Quality of the Ganges and Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh. Jahangirnagar University Environmental Bulletin, Vol.2, pp.71-82.

23 Atkeeya Tasneem, Protima Sarker, Mohammad Mahbub Kabir, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, M. Khabir Uddin, 2020. Textile wastewater treatment by a combination of chemical and phytoremediation processes. Pollution, 7(1): 43-54, Winter 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22059/poll.2020.304569.835

24. Qin Song, Shouhei Iku, Rachel Sammons, Kimitoshi Yagami, Toshitake Furusawa, Koichi Morimoto, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Masaaki Kurasaki, Seiichi Tokura, Yoshinori Kuboki, 2021. Binding of collagen gene products with titanium oxide. Journal of Biochemistry,169 (5), 565–573. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/jb/mvaa146

25. Afrida Nurain, Protima Sarker, Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Md. Mostafizur Rahman and Md. Khabir Uddin, 2021. Utilization of Banana (Musa sapientum) Peel for Removal of Pb2+ from Aqueous Solution. Journal of Multidisciplinary Applied Natural Science, 1(2), 117-128. DOI: https://doi.org/10.47352/jmans.v1i2.89

 

Ph.D. Thesis 

Alleviation of arsenic-induced toxicity by curcumin and D-pinitol, the main components of the herbs commonly used in Bangladesh, and their mechanism (2020).

MSc. Thesis 

Characterization of fluorescent dissolved organic matter and trace metals in Ganges-Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh (2013).

BSc. Project 

Seasonal Variation in Water Quality of the Ganges and Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh (2012).

 

CONFERENCES PAPERS

Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Masaaki Kurasaki., 2021. Ameliorative effect of curcumin on arsenic-induced cytotoxicity in PC12 cells. The 48th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Toxicology, Kobe, Japan.The Journal of Toxicological Sciences (J.Toxicol. Sci.) Vol. 46, Supplement, 2021, pp-s228.

Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Shafi M. Tareq, Md. Khabir Uddin., 2021. Characteristics and mobility of dissolved organic carbon and trace metals in the Ganges-Brahmaputra river, Bangladesh. The 16th Edition of Present Environment and Sustainable Development International Conference, Iași, Romania, BOOK OF ABSTRACTS, PP51.

Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Toshiyuki Hosokawa, Takeshi Saito, Masaaki Kurasaki., 2020. Cytoprotective effects of D-pinitol against arsenic‐induced oxidative damage in PC12 cells. Japanese Journal of Hygiene, March 2020, supplement 75. 

Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Nazmul Hossain., 2020. An Investigation on Causes and Effects of Waterlogging in the Southern Part of Bangladesh: A Case Study in Noakhali Pourashava. VOLUME OF ABSTRACTS, 4th International Conference on Bangladesh Environment (ICBN) 2020, OBD-046, PP-241.

Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Fozia Momotaz, Afrida Nurain, Protima Sarker., 2020. Investigation of ETP Facilities and the Industrial Effluents Quality: A Case Study in Noakhali Industrial Area, Bangladesh. BOOK OF ABSTRACTS, The 15th Edition of Present Environment and Sustainable Development International Conference, PP38-39.

Md. Shiblur Rahaman and Shafi M. Tareq., 2014. Seasonal Variations in Water Quality of the Ganges and Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh.The conference proceeding of the 36th Annual Conference of Bangladesh Chemical Society, PP45. 

 

CONFERENCES PRESENTATIONS

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, “Ameliorative Effect of Curcumin on Arsenic Induced Cytotoxicity in PC12 cells” in the 48th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Toxicology, Kobe, Japan (2021), Kobe, Japan.

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, “Characteristics and mobility of dissolved organic carbon and trace metals in Ganges-Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh” in the 16th International Conference on Present Environment and Sustainable development (18 June 2021), Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iași, Romania.

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, “Causes and Effects of Waterlogging in the Southern Part of Bangladesh: A Case Study in Noakhali Pourashava” in 4th International Conference on Bangladesh Environment (ICBEN)-2020,(December 26-28), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, “Investigation of ETP Facilities and the Industrial Effluents Quality: A Case Study in Noakhali Industrial Area, Bangladesh” in the 15th International Conference on Present Environment and Sustainable development (21 November 2020), Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iași, Romania.

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, “Cytoprotective effects of D-pinitol against arsenic‐induced oxidative damage in PC12 cells” in the 90th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Hygiene (26-28 March 2020), Morioka, Japan

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, Ning Dai, Silabhadra Das, Oyu Tsogt, Naae Lee, Natnapa and Pitakchon, 2019. “Microplastics, Environmental and Health Issues” in HU-SNU-MU Joint Symposium on Environmental Chemicals and Human Health (21-22 November 2019) at Seoul National University, South Korea.

Oral Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman, “Potential of common Ice plant (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum) for Phyto-desalination of Saline water” in a Workshop (04-11 March 2018) on “Sustainable Urban Development for the World’s Megacities” organized by 2018 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School held at Shonan International Village, Kanagawa, Japan.

Poster Presentation: Md. Shiblur Rahaman and Shafi M Tareq, 2014. “Seasonal Variations in Water Quality of the Ganges and Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh” in “36th Annual Conference of Bangladesh Chemical Society (1st March, 2014) at Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur-5200, Bangladesh.

 

 

Experiences and Activities


EXPERIENCES

Position

Institution

Duration

JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Jichi Medical University, Japan. 01 April 2021 to date
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Jichi Medical University, Japan. 01 October 2020 to 31 March 2021
Ph.D. Scholar Hokkaido University, Japan. 01 October 2017 to 25 September 2020.

Assistant Professor        (On Study Leave)

­­­­­­­­Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management,

Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU).

26 July 2017 to till date

Lecturer

Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management,

Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU).

26 July 2015 to 25 July 2017.

Office Manager

HEQEP Sub Project, CP-2334, Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University.

01 November 2014 to 31 March 2015.

Research Assistant

HEQEP Sub Project, CP-2334, Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University.

01 January 2014  to 31 October 2014.

Research Assistant

Project on "Impact of climate changes on the dynamics of dissolved organic matter and trace metals of the Ganges-Brahmaputra Rivers", Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University.

01 January 2013 to 31 December 2013.

 

 

EDITORIAL/REVIEWER BOARD MEMBER OF ACADEMIC JOURNALS

  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH)
  • Management of Sustainable Development (MSDJournal)
  • Journal of Multidisciplinary Applied Natural Science
  • International Journal of Environment (IJE)
  • Journal of Health and Environmental Research (27/03/2015 to 31/12/2017)

 

MEMBER OF PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • The Japan Society for Hygiene (5016)
  • Japanese Society of Toxicology (11402)
  • Bangladesh Botanical Society (A-540)
  • Bangladesh Chemical Society
  • Bangladesh Society of Environmental Scientists (BSES)
  • International Society for Development and Sustainability (Japan)
  • Bangladesh Environment Network (BEN)
  • The International Natural Product Sciences Taskforce (INPST)
  • Good Practice in Traditional Chinese Medicine Research Association (GPTCM RA)

 

SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS

  • Received JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship (2021/4- ) offered by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
  • Received MEXT scholarship (2017/10-2019/09) offered by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  • Received National Science and Technology (NST) fellowship 2014-15 for M.S thesis work.
  • Received University Merit Scholarship for the full academic years in M.S. and B.Sc. program.
  • Received EXIM BANK Merit scholarship from 2010 to 2014.

 

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • Worked as Assistant Provost at Vasha Saheed Abdus Salam Hall, NSTU. (12/01/ 2016 to 26/09/2017)
  • Worked as Course Coordinator for a team of 50 students. (25/02/2016 to 26/09/2017)
  • Worked as a Teaching Assistant (TA) for the course of "Introduction of global environmental management" and "Advanced Course in Environmental Adaptation" at Graduate School of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Japan.
  • Worked as Editorial Member of Journal of Health and Environmental Research (27/03/2015 to 31/12/2017).
  • Worked as an Organizer Committee Member in Hult Prize @ Hokkaido University (2018-19).

 

IMPORTANT TRAINING AND WORKSHOP ATTENDED

  1. Participated in a Workshop (6th February 2010) on “Efficiency Development and leadership building” Arranged by Physically-Challenged Development (PDF).
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  3. Participated in 7 days training (8th May to 16th May 2013) on “Integrated disaster management and Climate change”, organized by Sheikh Hasina National Youth Centre, Department of Youth Development, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Bangladesh.
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  5. Participated in 3 days training (10th June to 12th June, 2013) on “Cattle farming and Management” organized by Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute (BLRI), Savar, Dhaka.
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  7. Participated in 3 days training (11th March to 13th March, 2014) on “Community Volunteer Training on Search in Collapse Building, Rescue, Fire Extinguish and First Aid” organized by Fire Service and Civil Defense Directorate, Bangladesh. 
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  9. Participated in a Workshop (15th March 2014) on “Development of Indigenous ETP and Foundation of Water Research Center” Arranged by HEQEP Sub Project, CP-2334, Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnaagr University.
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  11. Participated in a Workshop (31st  March 2014) on “Climate Change Policy Formulation in South Asia” Arranged by Oxfam
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  13. Participated in a training (27-28th November 2014) on “Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP) operation and maintenance” Conducted by Mr. Rüdiger Heidebrecht – Head of Department, Training and International Cooperation from German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
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  15. Participated in a Workshop (14th February 2015) on “Wastewater Treatment and Inauguration of Water Research Center” Arranged by HEQEP Sub Project, CP-2334, Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnaagr University.
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  17. Participated in a Short course (28 November-01 December 2016) on “Water Quality Management for Sustainable Development” Arranged by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Gazipur-1704, Bangladesh.
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  19. Participated in a training program (20 October 2016) on “The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library” held at Noakhali Science and Technology University.
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  21. Participated in a training program (24, 25 and 26 May 2017) on “Introduction to Computational Biology” held at Noakhali Science and Technology University.
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  23. Participated in a training program (08-13 August 2017) on “Application of Statistical Methods for Analyzing Data by STATA” organized by ICF, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh.
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  25. Participated in a Seminar (28 November 2017) on “Writing for journal submission” conducted by FORTE Science Communications and arranged by International Human Resource Development Program (I-HoP), Hokkaido University, Japan.
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  27. Participated as a Teacher in Hokkaido English Camp in Kitami (11-14 January 2018) at Napal Kitami organized by Hakkaido Board of Education at Okhotsk, Japan.  
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  29. Participated as a Teacher in 15th Global village 2018 (19-20 May 2018) at National Hidaka Youth Outdoor Learning Center in Hidaka Town, Hokkaido, Japan organized by Hokkai-gakuen Sapporo High School, Hokkaido, Japan.
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  31. Participated in a Workshop (04-11 March 2018) on “Sustainable Urban Development for the World’s Megacities” organized by 2018 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School held at Shonan International Village, Kanagawa, Japan.
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  33. Participated in a Ph.D. Lunch Talk (23 May 2018) arranged by International Human Resource Development Program (I-HoP), Hokkaido University, Japan.
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  35. Participated in a training program (23-24 October 2018) on “Mendeley training Session” arranged by Library Learning and Teaching support section, Hokkaido University, Japan.
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  37. Participated in a workshop (24 October 2018) on “Intercultural Communication” conducted by Mr. Masakuni Yoshinaka, Global Professional Development Consultant at ALC Press Inc. and arranged by International Human Resource Development Program (I-HoP), Hokkaido University, Japan.
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  39. Participated in a Seminar (16th January 2019) on “Improving your presentation skills” arranged by Research Support Division, Hokkaido University Library, Japan.
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  41. Participated in a Workshop (1st August 2019) on “Useful tips to know for publishing a scientific paper” arranged by the Center for Environmental and Human Sciences, Hokkaido University, Japan.
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  43. Participated in a Seminar (7th August 2020) on “Time Management: Organize and Prioritize to Increase Your Productivity” by Dr. Greg Story, President of Dale Carnegie Training Japan.