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WHO priority pathogens list for research and development (R&D) of new antibiotics

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27 FEBRUARY 2017,GENEVA
WHO today published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant "priority pathogens" – a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health.


The list was drawn up in a bid to guide and promote research and development (R&D) of new antibiotics, as part of WHO’s efforts to address growing global resistance to antimicrobial medicines. 
The list highlights in particular the threat of gram-negative bacteria that are resistant to multiple antibiotics. These bacteria have built-in abilities to find new ways to resist treatment and can pass along genetic material that allows other bacteria to become drug-resistant as well.






The WHO list is divided into three categories according to the urgency of need for new antibiotics: critical, high and medium priority.
WHO priority pathogens list for R&D of new antibiotics Priority 1: CRITICAL
Acinetobacter baumannii, carbapenem-resistantPseudomonas aeruginosa, carbapenem-resistantEnteroba…

Important Notice - MoH/DoHS

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Final voter list & Important Notice for Election - NEPAL PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION (NEPHA)

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Final voter list & Important Notice for Election - NEPAL PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION (NEPHA) Final voter list & Important Notice for Election - NEPAL PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION (NEPHA) Final voter list & Important Notice for Election - NEPAL PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION (NEPHA)































5th Health Service Day observed

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5th Health Service Day observed in Pokhara  Pokhara
The 5th Health Service Day observed in Pokhara was observed here on Sunday with the slogan ''Healthy Citizens Healthy Nation : Qualified Manpower Progress & Prosperity'' Health Service Day is celebrated every year on 15th Falgun in the occasion of issuing day of the Health Service Act in Nepal.





















Call for Application!! The 2017 Fulbright Foreign Student Program (March 23, 2017)

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Call for Application!! The 2017 Fulbright Foreign Student Program
The 2017 competition for the Fulbright Foreign Student Program will start February 23, 2017. Those selected would begin their Master’s-level studies in the U.S. beginning August-September 2018.  The Fulbright Foreign Student Program provides all expenses (including travel) for a master’s degree program of up to two years at selected U.S. universities, in any field except medicine.








Those who completed their S.L.C. or its equivalent degree from rural areas, women, minorities and people from under-served populations are strongly encouraged to apply. Application Forms & Deadlines: The online application form and detailed information, instruction and eligibility regarding the competition will be made available after 4:00 pm Thursday, February 23, 2017. Interested persons are encouraged to complete the online application from the link provided below. If you have any questions, come to one of the Question & Answer sessions…

Chinese Government Scholarships 2017-2018 for International Students in China

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In order to promote the mutual understanding, cooperation and exchanges in various fields between China and other countries, the Chinese government has set up a series of scholarship programs to sponsor international students, teachers and scholars to study and conduct research in Chinese universities. China Scholarship Council (hereinafter referred to as CSC), entrusted by the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as MOE), is responsible for the enrollment and the administration of Chinese Government Scholarship programs. Now, 279 designated Chinese universities offer a wide variety of academic programs in Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, Economics, Legal Studies, Management, Education, History, Literature, Philosophy, and Fine Arts for scholarship recipients at all levels.


CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS 1. Bilateral Program This includes full or partial scholarships in accordance with the educational exchange agreements o…

Important Notice - Ministry of Health

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Important Notice - Ministry of Health

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Nepal Health Sector Strategy(NHSS) Implementation Plan 2016-21

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Nepal Health Sector Strategy(NHSS) Implementation Plan 2016-21
Background of NHSS Under the auspices of National Health Policy 2014, Nepal Health Sector Strategy (NHSS) 2016/17-2020/21 is the primary instrument to guide the health sector for the next five years.






  It adopts the vision and mission set forth by the National Health Policy and carries the ethos of Constitutional provision to guarantee universal access to basic health services. NHSS places health at the centre of overall socio-economic development.

 It guides the health sector’s response in realizing government’s vision to graduate Nepal from ‘Least Developed Country’ to ‘Middle Income Developing Country’ by 2022. Developed within the context of Sector Wide Approach (SWAp), it sees partnership as a cornerstone for health development in Nepal. The strategy was developed jointly by the government and its development partners and commit to align their efforts to NHSS priorities and are jointly accountable to achieve the results…