Research presentation

Mamunur Rashid

Research presentation

Mamunur Rashid

Senior lecturer

Research subject: Occupational Health Sciences

MSS in Anthropology, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh
MMSc in Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden


Women of working age living with long-term pain: coping, coping resources, well-being and return to work.



Scholarly articles, refereed

Sizear, M., Macassa, G., Chowdhury, M. & Rashid, M. (2023). Coping with COVID-19 Pandemic and Sustained Health Behavior: A Cross-Sectional Study in Bangladesh. Epidemiologia, 4 (4), 85-93. 10.3390/epidemiologia4010009 [More information]
Macassa, G., Wijk, K., Rashid, M., Hiswåls, A., Daca, C. & Soares, J. (2023). Interpersonal violence is associated with self-reported stress, anxiety and depression among men in east-central Sweden: Results of a population-based survey. Medicina, 59 (2). 10.3390/medicina59020235 [More information]
Shariful Islam, M., Rashid, M., Sizear, M., Hassan, R., Rahman, M., Parvez, S., Hore, S., Haque, R., Jahan, F., Chowdhury, S., Huda, T., Saif-Ur-Rahman, K. & Khan, A. (2022). Cigarette smoking and associated factors among men in five South Asian countries: A pooled analysis of nationally representative surveys. PLOS ONE, 17 (11). 10.1371/journal.pone.0277758 [More information]
Macassa, G., Rashid, M., Backlund Rambaree, B. & Chowdhury, E. (2022). Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting for Stakeholders’ Health and Wellbeing in the Food and Beverage Industry: A Case Study of a Multinational Company. Sustainability, 14 (9). 10.3390/su14094879 [More information]
Rashid, M., Chowdhury, M., Kader, M., Hiswåls, A. & Macassa, G. (2022). Determinants of utilization of institutional delivery services in Zambia: An analytical cross-sectional study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19 (5). 10.3390/ijerph19053144 [More information]
Kader, M., Hossain, M., Reddy, V., Perera, N. & Rashid, M. (2022). Effects of short-term breathing exercises on respiratory recovery in patients with COVID-19: a quasi-experimental study. BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation, 14 (1). 10.1186/s13102-022-00451-z [More information]
Sohel, A., Rashid, M., Sarkar, A., Jahirul Islam, M., Akter, R., Rahman, M., Islam, S., Sheel, D., Alam Polash, S., Akter, M., Afride, S. & Kader, M. (2022). Fitness trainers’ educational qualification and experience and its association with their trainees’ musculoskeletal pain: A cross-sectional study. Sports, 10 (9). 10.3390/sports10090129 [More information]
Chowdhury, M., Khan, H., Rashid, M., Mondal, M., Bornee, F. & Billah, B. (2022). Prevalence and correlates of severe under-5 child anthropometric failure measured by the Composite Index of Severe Anthropometric Failure in Bangladesh. Frontiers in Pediatrics , 10. 10.3389/fped.2022.978568 [More information]
Macassa, G., Ribeiro, A., Marttila, A., Stål, F., Silva, J., Rydback, M., Rashid, M. & Barros, H. (2022). Public Health Aspects of Climate Change Adaptation in Three Cities : A Qualitative Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19 (16). 10.3390/ijerph191610292 [More information]
Chowdhury, M., Khan, H., Rashid, M., Kabir, R., Islam, S., Islam, M. & Kader, M. (2021). Differences in risk factors associated with single and multiple concurrent forms of undernutrition (stunting, wasting, or underweight) among children under 5 in Bangladesh : A nationally representative cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 11. 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-052814 [More information]
Rashid, M., Heiden, M., Nilsson, A. & Kristofferzon, M. (2021). Do work ability and life satisfaction matter for return to work? Predictive ability of the work ability index and life satisfaction questionnaire among women with long-term musculoskeletal pain. BMC Public Health, 21 (1). 10.1186/s12889-021-10510-8 [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M. & Nilsson, A. (2021). Predictors of return to work among women with long-term neck/shoulder and/or back pain : a 1-year prospective study. PLOS ONE, 16 (11). 10.1371/journal.pone.0260490 [More information]
Macassa, G., McGrath, C., Rashid, M. & Soares, J. (2021). Structural violence and health-related outcomes in Europe: a descriptive systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18 (13). 10.3390/ijerph18136998 [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Heiden, M. & Nilsson, A. (2018). Factors related to work ability and well-being among women on sick leave due to long-term pain in the neck/shoulders and/or back : a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health, 18 (1). 10.1186/s12889-018-5580-9 [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Nilsson, A. & Heiden, M. (2017). Factors associated with return-to-work among people on work absence due to long-term neck or back pain : a narrative systematic review. BMJ Open, 7 (6). 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014939 [More information]
Rashid, M., Kader, M., Perera, N. & Sharma, A. (2014). Attitudes Toward Wife Beating : A Population-Based Study in Bangladesh. Violence and Gender, 1 (4), 170-175. 10.1089/vio.2014.0015 [More information]
Rashid, M. & Kader, M. (2014). Parental Gender Equality and Use of Oral Contraceptives Among Young Women : A Longitudinal, Population-based Study in Sweden. North American Journal of Medical Sciences, 6 (7), 309-314. 10.4103/1947-2714.136905 [More information]
Rashid, M. & Antai, D. (2014). Socioeconomic Position as a Determinant of Maternal Healthcare Utilization : A Population-Based Study in Namibia. Journal of Research in Health Sciences, 14 (3), 187-192. External link [More information]

Doctoral thesis

Rashid, M. (2019). Women on sick leave for long-term musculoskeletal pain : Factors associated with work ability, well-being and return to work. Diss. (sammanfattning), 2020. Gävle: Gävle University Press. (Studies in the Research Profile Health-Promoting Working Life. Doctoral thesis) External link [More information]

Conference papers

Rashid, M., Heiden, M., Nilsson, A. & Kristofferzon, M. (2018). Work ability and well-being among sick-listed women with long-term pain in neck/shoulders or back who return to work and who remain on sick leave: A prospective study. IEA Conference. [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Heiden, M. & Nilsson, A. (2018). Work ability, well-being and return-to-work among women in Gävleborg on sick leave due to long-term pain in the neck/shoulders and/or back. FALF KONFERENS 2018 Arbetet – problem eller potential för en hållbar livsmiljö?   10-12 juni 2018 Gävle : Program och abstracts. Gävle: Gävle University Press. P. 68-. External link [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Heiden, M. & Nilsson, A. (2017). Predictors of work ability among women on long-term sick leave due to musculoskeletal pain. NES conference proceedings. P. 140-. [More information]


Morelli, A., Rashid, M., Hiswåls, A. & Macassa, G. (2020). Mapping Social Enterprises in Gävleborg County, Sweden, 2020 : The Social Enterprises for Sustainable Health Promotion Project (SESHP). Gävle: 7 p. (Working paper 61) External link [More information]
Macassa, G., Rashid, M. & Morelli, A. (2020). Social Entrepreneurship, Population Health, and Wellbeing in the Swedish Welfare Context : Opportunities and Challenges. Gävle: Gävle University Press. 7 p. (Working paper 60) External link [More information]
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