Data Science Building
Dr Saiful Islam

Dr Saiful Islam

Research Officer (Trials Statistician), Health Data Science
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Saiful is the Trial Statistician of the Swansea Trials Unit (STU). He also provides statistical consultancy supports to Research Design and Conduct Service (RDCS) in STU. He has been working as an applied statistician for 10+ years and as a trial statistician for 5+ years. 

Prior to joining STU, Saiful worked as a Lecturer in the University of Westminster, London; and a statistician at the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research Bangladesh (ICDDR’B). 

Saiful holds a PhD in Applied Statistics from University of Westminster, London and followed by his MSc & BSc in Applied Statistics from Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT), from Dhaka University Bangladesh.

Areas Of Expertise

  • • Clinical Trials
  • • Clinical Trial Design and Methodology
  • • Applied Statistics
  • • Statistical Modelling and data analysis
  • • Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP)
  • • Statistical Reporting
  • • NHS Digital
  • • Public Health