Ongoing Research

Type 2 diabetes (T2D) has been shown to be reversible, remission to a non-diabetic state without need for medication, by substantial weight

Hepatitis E is primarily a waterborne disease transmitted by fecal-to-oral route and a major public health concern in developing countries. Yet, due

With the massive outbreak of pneumonia reported in Wuhan, China in December 2019, the disease was named as Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

To tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR), genomics surveillance plays a very vital role. However, genomics surveillance would be overwhelming for LMIC such as

Climate change, population growth, and escalating fresh water demands for food production are stressing communities worldwide, especially those in low- and middle-income

The spread of SARS-CoV-2 has become a global public health crisis. In Nepal, since the first detection of COVID-19 in January 2020,

In Nepal, there occurs an enigmatic ocular disease called Seasonal Hyperacute Pan uveitis (SHAPU) which presents as a rare endogenous pediatric endophthalmitis

Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) is characterized by acute onset of fever and altered sensorium followed by rapidly worsening clinical condition and even

We are at a critical and rapidly evolving juncture for global typhoid control. There is a spreading extensively drug resistant S. Typhi

The goal of the proposed project is to evaluate the implementation of self HPV sample collection to screen and treat cervical cancer

GDM project is an ambitious health project started in December 2019 in Dhulikhel Hospital, Nepal with an aim of developing and testing

Dhulikhel Hospital, Kathmandu University is implementing the StandStrong research project in partnership with George Washington University, Yale University, and University of the

Primary Health Care

Costing of PHC (Primary Health Care) was the project funded by UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund), Nepal in collaboration with Kathmandu University

Specific objective: Development of a culturally appropriate, effective, accessible protocol for lifestyle intervention   based on a comprehensive review of available national/international

KUSMS and Yale University is currently implementing a project “Integrating suicide prevention packages into task-shifted mental health interventions in low-resourced contexts” funded

The project “Implementation Research on Health Behavior is a research project carried out by the Department of Community programs, Dhulikhel Hospital- Kathmandu

With the wide availability and consumption of unhealthy foods that are high in sugar, salt and saturated fats, the rise in chronic

Rheumatic Heart Disease and Screening: A Feasibility Study, a collaborative research study project of University of Washington, Dhulikhel Hospital, Manmohan Cardiothoracic Vascular

Nepal Pioneer Worksite Intervention Study, a collaborative research study of Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University, Yale University and

In this study, we integrated a rapid cough surveillance approach along with symptom screening for the presumptive case identification at the hospital

A Phase III, Multicenter, Observer-Blinded, Randomized, Active Controlled Trial to Cholera Vaccine-Simplified Compared to ShancholTM in 1 to 40 years old Healthy Nepalese

Violence against women (VAW) is recognized as public health and a human rights violation. Domestic violence (DV) and Intimate partner violence (IPV)

Covid – Vaccine Trial

A Parallel-Group, Phase III, multi-stage, modified double-blind, multi-armed study to assess the efficacy, safety, and immunogenicity of two SARS-CoV – 2 Adjuvanted