Md Sohel Rana is a PhD candidate in the Faculty of Medicine and Health at the University of Sydney. He is the recipient of a Daffodil Centre Postgraduate Research International Scholarship 2023. Sohel’s PhD research is focused on the influence of lifestyle factors on breast cancer incidence among Australian women born in different generations. His aim is to contribute towards breast cancer prevention by determining changes in patterns of lifestyle factors across generations. Additionally, he will investigate comorbidities and non-adherence to screening, to quantify the influence of lifestyle factors on the incidence of breast cancer.
Sohel is a Statistician and an Epidemiologist. He completed his bachelor and masters in Statistics from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh and masters in Epidemiology from Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany. He is also a faculty of the department of Statistics, Comilla University, Bangladesh.