Dr Amin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Paediatrics in Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He is also the Head of the Department of Neonatology and Senior Consultant at the National University Hospital, Singapore. He was Assistant Dean for Education and Deputy Head of Medical Education Unit at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.
Dr Amin completed his undergraduate education from Dhaka Medical College. He later completed his Residency and Fellowship Training in Pediatrics from University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr Amin has Master in Health Profession Education (MHPE) from University of Illinois at Chicago, USA. His interests in medical education are in faculty development, assessment, and international medical education.
He is the lead author of several books: Basics in Medical Education, An Essential Guide to Developing, Implementing, and Evaluating Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), Profiles of Asian Medical Schools: Part I Southeast Asia, and A Practical Guide on Student Assessment. He was one of the editors of Medical Education Online and Anatomical Science Educators. He has over 50 publications in peer reviewed journals. He has conducted faculty development programme in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Iran, Jordan, Japan, Sri Lanka, South Korea, Taiwan, Saudi Arabia, the Netherlands, and Italy.