Training in Tropical and Infectious Disease


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2013-11-11 - 2013-11-11

BPKIHS, Dharan

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B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, in collaboration with Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium and Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal is conducting a 5th edition of "Training in Tropical and Infectious Diseases" from 11 November to 13 December to be held at BPKIHS, Dharan.

Infectious and Tropical Diseases are a major cause of mortality and morbidity in Nepal. Doctors working at peripheral hospitals with limited resources are challenged in it’s management. Also with development and availability of newer diagnostic tests and drugs there is a need for continued medical education in this field.

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in collaboration with Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium and Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal has been conducting a Short Term Training in Tropical and Infectious Diseases from 2009

Who can apply

  • This training is primarily targeted to medical officers working under the Ministry of Health at primary and secondary care levels of disease endemic areas.
  • Interested medical doctors from other institutions including INGO’s/NGO’s and medical colleges will also be accepted.
  • In future this training could also be offered to medical doctors from neighbouring countries.

Scholarship & Self Finance

Scholarship: Some scholarships are available. Candidates will be selected on the basis of merit by the core group committe for the scholarship.

Self Finance: The tuition fee cost for 6 weeks is Rs. 15,000/- excluding accommodation.

Apply with:Application Form, Complete CV and motivation letter with two references via email or fax

Last date of application: 4th October, 2013

The Selection will be made by the Tropical and Infectious Disease Centre Core Group.

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Click here to download application form.

Contact Address

Email: edu.networking@gmail.com
Fax No: 977-25-531253
Contact No: 977-25-525555/Ext: 2158, 531253