Afsana Polly (আফসানা পলি)
Assistant Professor

MSS in Sociology (Khulna University, Bangladesh)

BSS in Sociology (Khulna University, Bangladesh)

Digital health; Public Health; Social inequality and stratification

Current Research Project/Collaboration

SL Title Research Role Awarded Date Completion Date Funding Agency
1 Determinants of Domestic Violence against Women: Evidences from Khulna District of Bangladesh Co-Principal Investigator 2021 2022 National
2 Impediments in Accessing Digital Healthcare: A Study on Elderly People in Khulna District Principal Investigator 16 January, 2023 National

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Jahan, N., Akter, S., Heme, M. A., Chandra, D., Polly, A., Siddiqua, L., Rahman, R., Mohsin, K. F., & Hossain, M. T.* (2022). Healthcare seeking behavior of marginalized older people in urban slums: a cross-sectional survey study in Khulna city, Bangladesh. BMJ Open, 12(11), e066376. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-066376. (Q1: IF. 3.007)

Chandra, D., Sheikh, M. S., Aktar, R., Polly, A. & Golder, B. (2022). Participation of Aged Women in Family Decision Making: A Study on Two Villages of Khulna District in Bangladesh. BAUET Journal, 3(2):10.

Polly, A., Chanda, S. K. & Roy, T. (2020). Response to Extreme Climatic Event: A Case Study of Coastal Community from Southwest Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies, 17(1&2): 89-104. 

Chandra, D., Islam, F., Polly, A. & Golder, B. (2020). Knowledge of Reproductive Health among Adolescent Girls at Khulna City Corporation Area in Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies, 17(1&2): 105-118.

Chanda, S.K. & Polly, A. (2020). Digitalization and innovation in health care. In V.P. Gupta (Ed.), Digitalisation and innovations in business (pp.1-9). Empyreal Publishing House. Retrieved from