CMED

Dr. Khondaker A. Mamun
Founder & Chairman

Khondaker A. Mamun received his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering
from University of Southampton, UK. After that he worked as a Postdoctoral Research
Fellow in the PRISM Lab with joint appointment from Institute of Biomaterials and
Biomedical Engineering (IBBME), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada and Bloorview
Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Canada. He
also worked as a lecturer and then assistant professor in the Department of CSE, Ahsanullah
University of Science and Technology from 2002 to 2007, and as a researcher in the College
of Computer and Information Science, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia from 2007 to
2008. Since October 2014, he is working as an Associate Professor at the Department of
CSE, United International University (UIU), Bangladesh. He is the founder and Director of
Advanced Intelligent Multidisciplinary Systems Lab (AIMS Lab) at UIU, where he actively
performs research in areas of machine learning, intelligent System, healthcare, disabilities
and education as well as human machine interface (HMI), brain computer interface (BCI),
rehabilitation engineering, and mobile technology for health care and rehabilitation
applications. He has published more than 100 peer reviewed international journal and
conference papers. He has invented a number of digital healthcare and rehabilitations service
delivery architecture and mobile based solutions for developing countries. His research has
also been featured in a number of news outlets locally and internationally including New
Scientist and BBC.
He is the founder of CMED Health (winner of GP Accelerator, SeedStarWorld Local and
Global Innovation Award and 1000 innovative products 2021), a startup that focuses on
preventive healthcare through ICT. His contribution in the innovation and development is
recognized internationally and by the government of Bangladesh. In the year 2017, he
received three National ICT Awards and APICTA Awards for Autism Barta (Smart Phone
App for Autism Screening) in inclusion category, Bolte Chai (Smart Phone App for
enhancing communications for nonverbal children) in research and development category
and CMED Health in Health and Wellbeing category. He is also winner of Seedstars
Innovation Prize by TAG Heuer at Seedstars Summit 2018 in Switzerland, where 66
innovative startups (Local Winner) from 66 countries participated in the SeedStars Global
Summit. CMED Health was selected in top 12 startups and finally won the top innovation
prize.
He is the organizer and general chair of the first medical engineering conference, MediTec
2016 (International Conference of Medical Engineering, Health Informatics and Technology)
in Bangladesh supported by IEEE EMBS.  He is also the organizer and chair of the first
International Neuroscience School (IBRO APRC 2017) to develop future neuroscience
researcher in Bangladesh, sponsored by International Brain Research Organization (IBRO).
 With the IBRO support, Dr. Mamun has introduced first Deep Brain Stimulation surgery for

Parkinson’s patients in Bangladesh with active support from Prof. Tipu Z. Aziz, University of
Oxford, UK.
He is a member of the Institute of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB), IEEE; Founder Chair, EMBS
Bangladesh section; Fellow, Bangladesh Computer Society (BCS).