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Medical Education Ordinance certified, but continuing vigilance is needed. calling Doctor Narsingha….


According to legend (with help from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiranyakashipu ), Hiranyakashyapu asked for the following boon from Brahma: O my lord, O best of the givers of benediction, if you will kindly grant me the benediction I desire, please let me … Continue reading

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Will Nepal become a “degree factory” for doctors?


The Big Problem with medical education in Nepal Unless the trend of opening medical colleges in Nepal is stopped, the country risks gaining a reputation as a “diploma factory.” The MBBS degrees awarded to young students in Nepal will not … Continue reading

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Biratnagar 2016 excursion part 2 – the sessions


In summer 2016 I spent two weeks teaching in Biratnagar, Nepal. Though it’s the second-largest city in the Himalayan country, it’s not on tourist path. In the first part of this series I described a few things about the town. … Continue reading

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April 18, 2015 #Criticalcare Road Trip through #Nepal


CCNEPal is a small #NGO with one mission: teach Advanced Cardiac Life¬†Support ¬†in #Nepal. For months, we planned a “road trip” outside the Kathmandu Valley with twelve sessions. We made 500 sets of handouts, printed 500 certificates, pre-positioned our teaching … Continue reading

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