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About CAPT Nazmul Hassan

CAPT Nazmul Hassan is the Acting Program Division Director for the Division of Northeast Imports (DNEI). Prior to this role, he was the Director of Investigations Branch. He joined FDA in 2002 at the New York District Imports Operations Branch. He served ORA in various capacities such as Chemistry Branch Director at Northeast Food and Feed Laboratory (formerly known as Northeast Regional Laboratory) , Division of Import Operations (DIO) HQ as first established Northeast Regional Activity Manger, Import Supervisory Consumer Safety Officer (CSO), Import Compliance Officer and Import CSO.

CAPT Hassan is a recipient of several Presidential Unit Citations; US Public Health Service (PHS) Outstanding Service Medal, Achievement Medals, Commendation Medals, Outstanding Unit Citations and Unit Citations for his exceptional work with US FDA and PHS. He received COVID 19 Pandemic Campaign Medal with Expeditionary Attachment for his deployment s in battling COVID -19 i n hard hit areas. He also received US PHS Global Health Campaign Medal, Foreign Duty Award and Joint Service award for his public health work with Department of Defense (DOD) and US PHS in Papua New Guinea, Solomon Island and Marshall Island.

CAPT Hassan received his Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry and Bioengineering at Stony Brook University. He then completed Masters of Science in Biomedical Engineering at New York University Tandon School of Engineering. He also completed Masters of Science in Health Science at Touro University International.


CAPT Nazmul Hassan

Acting Program Division Director
Division of Northeast Imports
Office of Enforcement and Import Operations


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