SPH and Community Medicine

  • Karnali Health Survey is completed in Jumla, Mugu and kalikot districts. The study aims at the survey of at least 15% household of Karnali Zone on various health issues. This survey will be the rare one, in Nepal, to establish the base line data of the health status of that region. It is an ambitious project of KAHS which will be extremely helpful for the policymakers for future planning and execution to that region with poorest health indicators in the world. Survey of Jumla, as the first district, is already in the execution phase. KAHS is extending the survey to Dolpa district from this fiscal year.

  • Health awareness programs, starting from Jumla district and extension to all the districts of backward region, are a major activity.

  • Health camps are planned for various districts of the backward region.