Prof. Dr. Niaz Ahmed Chowdhury was born in February 1962 in a respectable Muslim family in Dhaka. He completed Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Dhaka Dental College in 1984. He obtained his Ph.D from Hiroshima University, Japan in 1996. He was Assistant Professor in Chittagong Medical College from 1996-1997. In 1997 he joined Bangladesh Dental College as Associate Professor. In 2001 he became Professor and worked there till 2009. He was honorary Secretary of Bangladesh Medical Studies and Research Institute (BMSRI) from 2010 to 2017. He is working as Executive Member of the Board of Directors of BMSRI from 2008 to till date.