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              Department     of   Community   4476152 Ext. 3513 (Off.)
              Medicine, Kathmandu Medical     Fax: 977 1 4477920
              College & TH, PO Box 21266,     E-mail: drsunil@drsunil.com.np
              Sinamangal, Kathmandu, Nepal    WWW: www.drsunil.com.np



Dr Sunil Kumar Joshi MD MPhil OccupMed (Norway) Grad IOSH (UK) PhDc
Occupational & Environmental Medicine Specialist, Injury Prevention Consultant and
Public Health Researcher
Asst. Professor of Community Medicine, Kathmandu Medical College, Nepal
Adjunct Faculty, Kent State University College of Public Health, USA


Objective
     To become an effective team member or potential leader with an ability to work and live in
     difficult conditions

Academic Qualification

     2009-2010       Vinayaka Mission University Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
     PG Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD) (ongoing)

     2007-2009        Kyrgyz State Medical Academy, KSMIPGCE              Osh, Kyrgyz Republic
     Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) (completion in December))
      Specialization in Public Health

     2000-2002        University of Bergen            Bergen, Norway
     Master of Philosophy in Health Sciences (M Phil)
      Specialization in Occupational Medicine

     1989-1996        Tajik State Medical University     Dushanbe, Tajikistan
     Doctor of Medicine (MD)
      Specialization in General Medicine

     1994-1995          Tajik State Medical University Dushanbe, Tajikistan
     Certificate of Teaching Russian as Foreign Language

     1986-1988       TU, Amrit Science College      Kathmandu, Nepal
     Proficiency Certificate Level in Science (Biology)

     1985          Siddhartha Vanasthali School Balaju, Kathmandu
     School Leaving Certificate (SLC) Board Examination

International Academic Courses
       SPSS for Windows, Norwegian Medical Association/UoB, Bergen, Norway (Apr 2001)
       Clinical Field Trials Epidemiology, AIIMS/UoB, Bergen, Norway (May 2001)
       Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes, UiO, Oslo, Norway (May 2002)
       Course on Immunology, Broegelmann Research Laboratory, Bergen, Norway (2001-
        02)
       Observational Epidemiology, AIIMS/UoB, Bergen, Norway (Mar 2002)
       Global Tuberculosis Epidemiology and Intervention, CIH, Bergen, Norway (Apr
        2002)
       International Training in Environmental and Occupational Health (ITREOH)
        Workshop, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health/ Sri
        Ramachadran Medical College, Chennai, India (April 2007)



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       Scientific English Language Training, English language and Culture Institute, UAB
        School of Education, Birmingham, AL, USA (July August 2007)
       International Public Health Summer Institute (Intensive training in Public Health
        Leadership & Management, Public Health Research Methods, Program Monitoring &
        Evaluation, Management and Control of HIV and STIs, Principles and Practice of
        Tuberculosis Control), University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health,
        Birmingham, AL, USA (July – August 2007)
       Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop on Intervention Research in Environmental
        and Occupational Health. University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public
        Health/ Manipal Medical College, Manipal, India (April 2008)
       Particles and Health, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund
        University, Sweden, August/September 2009

Professional Experience

     2009 to 12       International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
     ICOH National Secretary for Nepal

     02/06 to date Kathmandu Medical College      Kathmandu, Nepal
          Assistant Professor, Department of Community Medicine
            Member Secretary, Research and Ethics Committee
            Coordinator, Department of Medical Education
            Coordinator, Teachers and Students Exchange between KMC and LiU, Linkoping funded by
             Linnaeus Palme Programme, SIDA, Sweden

     06/08 till date Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal
     Member, National NCD Committee (Responsible for Injury and Violence Prevention)

     09/07 to 09/08    World Health Organization      Geneva, Switzerland
     Mentee, Violence & Injury Prevention Mentorship Programme (MENTOR-VIP)

     01/05 to date    Eco Trans Consult                 Kathmandu, Nepal
     Director-Health Research

     2003 to date    Institute of Occupational Health        Kathmandu, Nepal
     Director and Occupational Health Consultant

     12/04- 01/06      Nepal Health Research Council         Kathmandu, Nepal
     Principal Investigator / Occupational Health Consultant

     2004- 2006    Baba Medical Centre                       Kathmandu, Nepal
     Consultant Occupational Physician (Part time)

     2004             Nepal Environmental and Scientific Studies (NESS) Kathmandu, Nepal
     Epidemiologist (Part time)

     09/02- 02/06    Kathmandu Medical College      Kathmandu, Nepal
     Lecturer in Community Medicine (PSM) and In-charge of Community Health Centre

     2000             Om Hospital                       Kathmandu, Nepal
     Senior Medical Officer

     1998–2000      Khimti I Hydropower Project         Dolakha, Nepal
     Resident Medical Doctor

     1996–1998       HMG, MoH, Bir Hospital             Kathmandu, Nepal
     Medical Officer



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Additional Academic/Professional Activities

     Member of the Organising Committee of 2nd Annual Students' Scientific Conference, CIH,
     University of Bergen, Norway, 2001

     Member of the International Congress of Cardiology on Internet, Federation Argentina de
     Cardiologia, 2001.
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     Attendee of the 5 International Congress of Cardiology on Internet, Federation Argentina
     de Cardiologia, 2007.

     Chairperson of the Programme Committee of 3rd Annual Students' Scientific Conference,
     CIH, University of Bergen, Norway, 2002

     Organiser of a national level workshop on “Occupational Health and Safety in the Medical
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     Institutions” at Kathmandu Medical College on 15 February 2003

     Resource person on occupational health and safety for NG, Ministry of Labour and
     Transport Management, Occupational Safety and Health Project, Nepal Health Research
     Council and various NGOs and INGOs.

     Principal investigator (Team Leader) of a study on occupational lung cancer in Nepal
     conducted at Bhaktapur Cancer Hospital, Nepal. (Research funded by NORAD)

     Principal investigator (Team Leader) of a study on HIV and HBV among healthy Nepali
     males.

     Conducted research on Environmental noise induced health effects as a key resource
     person for Nepal Health Research Council (National Level Research funded by WHO)

     Conducted research on Indoor air pollution and health effects as a key resource person for
     Nepal Health Research Council (National Level Research funded by WHO)

     Principal investigator (Team Leader) of study on Environmental and health effects of
     Bhaktapur’s Brick kilns. (Research funded by KMCTH)

     Principal investigator (Team Leader) of “Study on Occupational Health Risks Due to
     Small-Scale Industries with more focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley” for
     Nepal Health Research Council (National Level Research funded by WHO)

     Principal Team Member of study “Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Works,
     Work Processes and Workplaces involving Child Labour” for Ministry of Labour and
     Transport Management (National Level Research funded by Government of Nepal and
     ILO/IPEC)

     Performed Workplace Risk Assessment of Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Project for Nepal
     Electricity Authority (NEA) as the Team Leader

     Worked as a Visiting Faculty at the Linkoping University, Faculty of Health Sciences,
     Sweden as a part of teacher exchange program between Linkoping University and
     Kathmandu Medical College

     Workshop Coordinator, Teachers Training Workshop on Medical Education, Kathmandu
     Medical College, May 2008

     Workshop Coordinator, Teachers Training Workshop on Problem Based Learning,
     Kathmandu Medical College/ Linkoping University, June 2008

     Workshop Coordinator, Teachers Training Workshop on Medical Education, Kathmandu
     Medical College, August 2008

     Expert Team Member, Global Status Report on Road Safety, Ministry of Health and
     Population, Nepal

     Peer Reviewer for the Kathmandu University Medical Journal, Journal of Nepal Medical
     Association, and Journal of Nepal Health Research Council



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     Member, International Advisory and Review Board, Scientific Journals International
     (SJI), USA
     Worked as an Organising Secretary of the First International Workshop on Medical
     Education in Nepal “Modern Trends in Medical Education”, Kathmandu, Nepal (Jan/Feb
     2009)
     Patron of the First International Seminar on Ergonomics in Nepal “Seminar on
     Ergonomics and Safety at Work (SESW 2009)” jointly organized by Manipal College of
     Medical Sciences and Pokhara University, Pokhara, Nepal (Jan/Feb 2009)

     Member, Non killing Health Sciences Research Committee, Center for Global Nonkilling,
     Honolulu, USA

Foreign students supervised as a site / local supervisor
        Neil Hadpawat, MD Student, Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY, USA; Topic:
         Independent HIV/AIDS Study (Jan 2004)
        Anna Lena Moren and Ms. Isabelle Borsen , MD students, Linkoping University,
         Linkoping, Sweden; Topic: Knowledge of Kangaroo Mother Care among health workers
         in Nepal (Jan - Mar 2008)
        Daniel Loord, MD student, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden; Topic: Nutritional
         Status of the under five children associated with decision making capacity of their
         mothers (Sept – Nov 2008)
        Fredrik Hammar, MD student, Linkoping University/ Karolinska Institute, Sweden; Topic:
         Working memory among 6 year old in Kathmandu vs Stockholm. A comparative study
         (Mar - May 2009)

        Anobha Gurung, Graduate student, Yale University – School of Forestry & Environment
         Studies, USA; Topic: Exposure to Particulate Matter and Pulmonary Functioning (May –
         August 2009)
        Poonam Rishal, Graduate student, University of Oslo, Norway; Topic: “Freedom in
         chains”: Prevalence of intimate Partner Violence and its repercussions on Women’s
         Health in Nepal (Sept 09 – Feb 10)

Works performed for the World Health Organization (WHO), Nepal as National Consultant
        “Development and printing of Recording and Reporting form on Injury, violence and
         disabilities and orientation on its use” Sept – Oct 2006
        “Orientation Training Workshop on Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and
         Disabilities for Doctors and other Health Workers” Oct – Dec 2006
        Six months survey on injury, violence and disabilities from health facilities for the
         development of surveillance system at district level, Lalitpur district (2006/07)
        “Development and printing of IEC materials on Prevention and Control of Injury,
         Violence and Disabilities” Apr – May 2007
        “Orientation of health personnel and community regarding the violence, injuries and
         disabilities, Lalitpur” July 2008
        “Situation analysis to strengthen and establish effective surveillance system in two
         districts (Kathmandu and Bhaktapur)” Aug – Oct 2008
        “Preparation of Draft Plan of Action for Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and
         Disabilities in Nepal” Nov 08 – Jan 09
        “Development and printing of three different sets of posters violence and injury and its
         prevention May – June 2009




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International Conferences/Meetings/Workshops Attended
       International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) 5th International Scientific
        Conference, Bergen. Norway (June 2002)
       South Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor Smoke, Health and Household Energy.
        Kathmandu, Nepal (February 2006)
       Network on Research on Violence against Women, UU, Uppsala, Sweden (Feb 2007)
       International Commission of Occupational Health (ICOH) 29th International
        Congress on Occupational Health, Cape Town, South Africa (22-27 March 2009)
       WHO Fourth Milestone of a Global Campaign for Violence Prevention, World Health
        Organization (WHO) Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland (17-18 September 2009)

National Trainings / Workshops Attended
       HIV/AIDS TOT & Counselling Training, UMN, Kathmandu, Nepal
       Research Management Training, NHRC, Kathmandu, Nepal (May 2003)
       Teacher’s Training, KMC, Kathmandu, Nepal (Dec 2003)
       Workshop on Research Proposal Writing, UMN, Kathmandu, Nepal
       Networking of Public Health Institutions, WHO, Kathmandu, Nepal
       “National workshop on Household Energy, Indoor Air Pollution and Health
        Impacts”, Winrock International/ DoHS, Kathmandu (August 2004)
       Epi Info for Windows, Healthnet, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal (Apr 2007)
       National Workshop on Climate Change and Health Effects, Nepal Health Research
        Council / WHO, Kathmandu, Nepal, (December 2007)
       Clean Indoor Air: The right to a healthy life, IAP/Practical Action/ WHO, Kathmandu,
        Nepal, (February 2008)
       Good Clinical Practice and Health Research Ethics, Nepal Health Research Council /
        WHO / FERCAP, Kathmandu, Nepal, (Apr 2008)
       Training Workshop on Problem Based Learning in Medical Education, Kathmandu
        Medical College / Linkoping University, Kathmandu, Nepal (May 2008)
       Indoor Air Quality Standards and Guidelines, Ministry of Environment, Science and
        Technology Kathmandu, Nepal (March 2009) Invited as a Special Commentator on the
        Standards and Guidelines
       Safety at Roads, World Bank/ Department of Roads, Nepal (November 2009)

Publications

     Sunil Kumar Joshi, LIFELINE, The Lancet 2002; 360:1434

     Joshi SK. Analysis of possible occupational related lung cancer among the patients
     attending Bhaktapur Cancer Centre, Bhaktapur, Nepal, University of Bergen, Norway, 2002.
     (Master’s Degree Thesis) ISBN 82-7815-075-3.

     Joshi SK. Injuries: a serious public health problem in Nepal. Activities towards prevention
     and control of injuries, violence and disabilities in Nepal. Kyrgyz State Medical Academy,
     Kyrgyz State Medical Institute of Postgraduate and Continuous Education, Center of
     Medical Postgraduate Education, OSH, Kyrgyzstan 2009 (Doctoral Degree Thesis)

     Articles published in Peer Reviewed Journals

         1. Joshi SK. Rice fieldwork and occupational hazards. Journal of Kathmandu Medical
            College (JKMC) 2002;4:111-114.

         2. Joshi SK. Moen BE ,Bråtveit M . Possible Occupational Lung Cancer in Nepal.
            Journal of Nepal Medical Association (JNMA) 2003;42:1-5.



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3. Joshi SK, Devkota S, Chamling S, Shrestha S. Environmental Noise Induced
   Hearing Loss in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(3):177-183.

4. Joshi SK, Ghimire, GR. Serological prevalence of antibodies to HIV and HBV
   among healthy Nepalese males – A retrospective study. Kathmandu Univ Med J
   (KUMJ) 2003;1(4):251-255.

5. Joshi SK. Occupational cancer in Nepal – An update. Kathmandu Univ Med J
   (KUMJ) 2003;1(2):144-151.

6. Joshi SK. Air Pollution in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(4):231-
   233.

7. Joshi SK. Pesticide Poisoning in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ)
   2003;1(3):157.

8. Joshi SK. Disability in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2004;2(1):3

9. Joshi SK. Awakening to the Occupational Health Problems. Kathmandu Univ Med
   J (KUMJ) 2005;3(3):206-207.

10. Joshi SK. Devkota S, Chamling S, Shrestha S. Environmental noise induced
    hearing loss in Nepal. Noise & Health 2005;7:42-42

11. Joshi SK. Solid Biomass Fuel: Indoor air pollution and health effects. Kathmandu
    University Medical Journal (KUMJ) 2006;4(2):141-142.

12. Joshi SK. Injuries in Nepal – A Growing Public Health Problem. Kathmandu Univ
    Med J (KUMJ) 2007;5(1),17,2-3

13. Joshi SK, Dudani I. Environmental Health Effects of Brick Kilns in Kathmandu
    Valley. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2008, 6 (1): 3-11.

14. Vaidya A, Pradhan A, Joshi SK, Gopalakrishnan S, Dudani I. Acquaintance with
    the actuality: Community Diagnosis Programme of Kathmandu Medical College at
    Gundu VDC, Bhaktapur. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2008, 6 (1): 133-139.

15. Joshi SK, Dahal P. Occupational Health in Small Scale and Household Industries
    in Nepal – A Situation Analysis. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2008, 6 (2): 152-
    160

16. Joshi SK. Use of IT in Medical Education. Modern Trends in Medical Education,
    Kathmandu Medical College, 2009: 81-87

17. Joshi SK. Violence against women in Nepal: Role of health care workers.
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) (2009), 7 (2), Issue 26, 89-90

18. Dumre SP, Sapkota K, Adhikari N, Acharya D, Karki M, Basnyat SR, Joshi SK.
    Throat carriage rate and antimicrobial resistance trend of Streptococcus pyogenes
    among the asymptomatic Nepalese school children. Accepted for publication
19. Joshi SK, Dahal P. Occupational Health Services in Nepal. Asian-Pacific Newslett
    on Occup Health and Safety 2009;16:30–2
20. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Child labour and associated hazards – a descriptive cross
    sectional study. Accepted for publication in Asian-Pacific Newslett on Occup Health
    and Safety
21. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Injuries and violence in Nepal: a systematic review.
    Accepted for publication in Jour N Med Assoc
22. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Socio-economic burden of injuries and violence in Nepal: a
    cross sectional study. Accepted for publication (in press)




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National Reports submitted to the government

   1. Shrestha IL, Joshi SK. Situation Analysis of Indoor Air Pollution and Development
      of Guidelines for Indoor Air Quality Assessment and House building for Health.
      Nepal Health Research Council, July 2004

   2. Joshi SK. Occupational Health Risks Due to Small Scale / Household Industries
      with More Focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley. Nepal Health
      Research Council, 2006

   3. Joshi SK, Pandey B, Bhatta YR et al. Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous
      Works, Work Processes and Workplaces involving Child Labour, Ministry of Labour
      and Transport Management, Singhdurbar, Kathmandu 2006

Online Publications

   1. Joshi SK, Violence against Women in Nepal -- An Overview. The Free Library by
      Farlex, Accepted on May 22, 2008
      (http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Violence+Against+Women+in+Nepal+--
      +An+Overview-a01073875052)

   2. Joshi SK, Work in an offset printing press and exposure to organic solvents. The
      Free Library by Farlex, Accepted on June 13, 2008
      (http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Status+of+Air+Pollution+in+Nepal-a01073880562)

   3. Joshi SK. Status of Air Pollution in Nepal. The Free Library by Farlex, Accepted on
      June 15, 2008 (http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Status+of+Air+Pollution+in+Nepal-
      a01073880562)

   4. Joshi SK. Biomass Fuel Smoke and Health Effects in Nepal. The Free Library by
      Farlex, Accepted on June 15, 2008
      (http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Biomass+Fuel+Smoke+and+Health+Effects+in+Nep
      al-a0107388057)

   5. Joshi SK. Sampling of Aerosols in an industry The Free Library by Farlex,
      Accepted on June 27, 2008
      (http://www.thefreelibrary.com/SAMPLING+OF+AEROSOL+AT+WORKSITE+OF+A
      N+INDUSTRY+IN+NORWAY-a01073883008)

   6. Joshi SK. Electrical welding and health hazards. The Free Library by Farlex,
      Accepted on June 27, 2008
      (http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Electrical+Welding+Work+Radiation+and+Health+Ha
      zards-a01073883009 )

Other publications

   1. Joshi SK. Asbestos: Risk assessment. University of Bergen, Norway, 2001

   2. Joshi SK. Occupational Health in Nepal – an analysis. Orbit: Educational Monthly,
      2004, 1 (6): 20-23.

   3. Joshi SK. Global warming and its health effects. Jeevan Monthly, 2004, 5 (20): 60-
      61.

Conference Proceedings

   1. Joshi SK. Moen BE ,Bråtveit M . Analysis of Possible Occupational Lung Cancer
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      among the patients attending Bhaktapur Cancer Hospital, Nepal. Proceedings of 5
      International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) Scientific Conference. A
      new era of occupational hygiene. Bergen, Norway. 2002. p132

   2. Joshi SK. Health Effects due to Biomass Smoke in Nepal. Proceedings of South
      Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor Smoke, health and Household Energy. Feb
      2006, Kathmandu, Nepal. p2




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         3. Joshi SK. Occupational Health in Small Scale and Household Industries in Nepal –
            A Situation Analysis. Proceedings of ICOH 29th International Congress on
            Occupational Health, March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa. p344
         4. Joshi SK. Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Work Sectors and Work
            Processes involving Child Labour in Nepal” Proceedings of ICOH 29th International
            Congress on Occupational Health, March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa. p622

Paper presentation
     Occupational Lung Cancer in Nepal. International Occupational Hygiene Association
     (IOHA) 5th International Scientific Conference, Bergen. 2002
     3rd Annual International Students' Scientific Conference, Bergen. 2002
     1st International Students' Scientific Conference, Oslo. 2002
     Occupational Health for Healthcare Workers. Workshop on “Occupational Health and
     Safety in the Medical Institutions” at Kathmandu Medical College Teaching Hospital,
     Kathmandu, 2003
     Environmental Noise and Health Effects in Nepal. Dissemination workshop on
     “Assessment of Noise pollution and development of criteria for its prevention and control”,
     NHRC, Kathmandu. 2003
     Seminar on Occupational Safety, Health and Business, NOSHA/ JISHA, November 2003
     Occupational Accident and Injuries Recording and Reporting Format in Nepal.
     Awareness Workshop Seminar on Accident Reporting System, HMG, MoL&TM, December
     2003 (Accident Reporting Format presented at the Workshop was unanimously accepted
     for the National Accident Reporting System)
     Health Effects of Indoor Air Pollution due to Biomass Fuel Smoke in Nepal.
     Dissemination workshop on “Assessment of Ambient and Indoor Air Quality and their Health
     Impacts”, NHRC, Kathmandu. 2004
     “Health Impacts of Indoor air Pollution”. National workshop on Household Energy, Indoor
     Air Pollution and Health Impacts, Winrock International/ DoHS, Kathmandu. 2004
     “WTO and Occupational Health and Safety”, HMG Department of Industries, Commerce
     and Supplies, Kathmandu, April 2005
     Occupational Health and Safety in the Construction Industries. HMG, MoL&TM,
     Occupational Health and Safety Project, Kathmandu, May 2005
     Occupational Health Risks Due to Small Scale / Household Industries with More
     Focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley. Dissemination Workshop on
     "Occupational Health Risks Due to Small Scale / Household Industries with More Focus
     towards Children within Kathmandu Valley” WHO / Nepal Health Research Council,
     Kathmandu, January 2006
     "Health Effects due to Biomass Fuel Smoke". South Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor
     Smoke, Health and Household Energy. Kathmandu, Nepal, February 2006.
     Occupational Health and Safety in the Pharmaceutical Industries. HMG, MoL&TM,
     Occupational Health and Safety Project, Kathmandu, May 2006
     Violence against women in Nepal. Workshop on Research Network on Violence
     against Women, Uppsala, Sweden, February 2007
     Occupational Health for the Health Care Workers. NG, MoL&TM, Occupational Health
     and Safety Project, Kathmandu, March 2007
     “Indoor Air Pollution and Health Effects in Nepal” International Training in Environmental
     and Occupational Health (ITREOH) Workshop, Sri Ramachadran Medical College,
     Chennai, India, April 2007
     “Disease Surveillance in Nepal” and “HIV/AIDS in Nepal”, Annual International Public
     Health Summer Institute, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health,
     Birmingham, Alabama, USA, July 2007


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     “Possible OEH studies in Nepal” Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop on Intervention
     Research and Mapping. MAHE, Manipal, India, April 2008
     “Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Work Sectors and Work Processes
     involving Child Labour in Nepal” ICOH 29th International Congress on Occupational
     Health, 22-27 March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa
     “Occupational Health in Small Scale and Household Industries in Nepal – A Situation
     Analysis” ICOH 29th International Congress on Occupational Health, 22-27 March 2009,
     Cape Town, South Africa
     “Ergonomics in Nepal” Seminar on Ergonomics and Safety at Work (SESW 2009).
     Pokhara, Nepal, Nov 2009

Volunteer Works and Community Activities
     1998--2000     Khimti HIV/AIDS Response Group, Dolakha
     Program Coordinator
     2004 to 2008    Baba Foundation Nepal, Kathmandu
     Chief Medical Coordinator
     2006 to Apr 2009 Worldwide Nepalese Students’ Organisation- Nepal
     President
     2006 to date  Nepal University of Bergen Alumni Association
     Executive Member
     Apr 2009 to date Worldwide Nepalese Students’ Organisation- Nepal
     Chairman, Executive Board

     Engaged in various social service activities such as blood donation, free health camps,
     school health examinations, monasteries health examinations etc.

Computer Skills
     MS Word, Excel, Power Point Presentation, Front Page, Web Page Designing and
     Statistical analysis using SPSS

Languages
     Good command in English, Russian, Hindi, Nepali and Newari languages

Professional Memberships
        Permanent Registration with Nepal Medical Council
        Life Member, Nepal Medical Association
        Life Member, Nepal Cancer Relief Society
        Member, Nepal Occupational Safety and Health Association
        Member, International Nepalese Biomedical Society
        Member, Indoor Air Pollution and Health Forum, Nepal
        Corresponding Member, International Society for Infectious Diseases
        Member, International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
        Graduate Member, Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Grad IOSH)
        Member, International Society for Complimentary Medicine Research (ISCMR)




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