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MLP LRP Revision

National Training Health Center (NHTC) is working on the Curriculum Revision of the Mid-Level Practicum with the Technical assistance from NSI. The expert team headed by Mr. Stephen J Knoble (Consultant, who was involved during the development of initial MLP package) will work for two weeks for the revision of the curriculum. The final package will be handed over to the Technical Advisory Committee at NHTC for approval. The major changes in the c...

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CTS Training

Nick Simons Institute (NSI), in collaboration with National Health Training Center (NHTC) is conducting Clinical Training Skill (CTS) at its office premises at Sanepa from 17-21 August 2017 (i.e. 1-5 Bhadra 2074). The CTS is mainly focused for Anesthesia and MLP Training with total 15 participants as trainers from various training sites that includes 14 doctors (Anaesthelogist, MDGP, MO, Pediatrician, Obgy/Gynae) and 1 Health Assistant. The parti...

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Nick Simons Award 2016

The Nick Simons Award 2016 was awarded to Mr Bal Gopal Shrestha, the Public Health Inspector of Balaura Health Post, Pyuthan for serving the people of rural community during the last 21 years and increasing service utilizations of the health post. The total of 44 recommendations from 33 districts were received of which 5 were female and 39 were male.The Award was distributed by Hon. Mr. Gagan Kumar Thapa, Minister of Health during the inauguratio...

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8th Annual Rural Healthcare Workers Conference

The Nick Simons Institute jointly organized a three-day conference in collaboration with the Department of Health Services (DoHS) and National Health Training Center (NHTC). The conference was held from 21 to 23 March 2017 at Kathmandu. The objectives of the conference are: 1. To provide encouragement and uplift to the healthcare workers. 2. To provide continuing medical education (CME). 3. To provide a forum for discussion within the government...

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16th World Congress of Anaesthesiology

The World Federation of Anaesthesiologists hosted its 16th World Congress of Anaesthesiology in Hong Kong in late August 2016. This is held only every 4 years and NSI were invited to talk about Nepal's AA programs. Dr Shristi Shah, NSI anaesthesiologist, won first prize in the Education track for her poster on the e-logbooks completed as part of the AA Upgrade program. In total, NSI presented 6 e-posters about NSI 's support  to the AA prog...

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