Dr. Ateequr Rahman earned his Ph.D. in pharmacy administration with a focus on pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Earlier he obtained his MBA with focus in health economics from the Northeast Louisiana University. His research areas include assessment of electronic and personal health records, interventions in rural and Health disparity populations, health-related quality of life, health preference and utility, patient satisfaction and symptom assessment studies. He has co-received over $2 millions in federal and private grants. He has served as principal investigator for the Department of Defense grant and co-investigator on multiple Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) studies. He has taught several courses in schools of pharmacy for the past 10 years. He is a registered pharmacist and actively involved in the practice of pharmacy. Dr. Rahman serves as a reviewer for several journals and meetings in the area of pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research. He has presented his research findings in various national and international conferences and published in peer-reviewed journals.