Location: Mahaboudha, Kathmandu
Affiliation: Self Governing (No affiliation)
Phone No.: +977-1-4230710
Email ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bir Hospital – Academic: The hospital plays an important role in training the medical and nursing professionals in the country. In a way, Bir Hospital is the first teaching hospital for, with the Civil Medical School initially located here, the teaching of compounders and dressers and later nurses used to take place at this institution. Nursing education started since 1954 AD and later nursing campus was established. The Bir Hospital is the training ground for the doctors of the Health Ministry. Bir Hospital has been the center for the training of FRCS, MRCP, MRCOG, and FCPS (Pakistan) candidates too. About two decades before, MBBS programme of Institute of Medicine, TU Teaching Hospital first started here with its building, patients and manpower. Later it got shifted to Institute of Medicine along with many of the doctors working in Bir Hospital. MBBS students from Nepal Medical College are posted here for clinical training. Pre-intern, Intern and elective students from within and outside the country also come here for training. About two decades ago, Post- Graduate Medical Education Coordination Committee (PGMECC) started postgraduate clinical MD/MS programme in many subjects with cooperation between Bir Hospital and Institute of Medicine and other hospitals like Maternity Hospital and Kanti Children Hospital. Now Bir Hospital has been formally developed into the National Academy of Medical Sciences as a deemed university.
D.M. (Hepatology)(Doctor of Medicine in Hepatology)
Eligibilty:-Post Graduation MD(Internal Medicine) or equivalent
Besides this MCh CTVS , MCh Urology, DM Neurology, DM Medical Oncology, MCh Gastrosurgery are also conducted from this year with the same objectives as mentioned above.
-Aims of the National Academy of Medical Sciences, Bir Hospital are as following:
-To make available quality medical service in the whole country
-To produce highly trained manpower in the medical field in the country, and
-To develop the academy as the national source center to conduct research studies in the field of medical sciences