My Curriculum Vitae

Mailing address:
Department of Community Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College & TH,
PO Box 21266, Sinamangal,
Kathmandu, Nepal

Phone 977 9851056859 (Mobile), 977 1 4469063, 4469064, 4476152 Ext. 3513 (Off.)
Fax 977 1 4477920
E-mail: drsunilkj@gmail.com
WWW: www.drsunil.com.np




Education

2010 PG Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)

2009 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Specialization in Public Health/ Community Medicine

2002 Master of Philosophy in Health Sciences (M Phil)
Specialization in Occupational Medicine

1996 Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Specialization in General Medicine

Post Doctoral Fellowship

October 10 - Jan 11 Department of Gender Studies, Linkoping University, Sweden [GEXcel Theme: Teaching Normcritical Sex - Getting Rid of Violence (Research area: Trafficking in W/G in Nepal)]
GEXcel Post Doc Fellow

Professional Mentorship

09/07 to 09/08 Violence & Injury Prevention Mentorship Programme (MENTOR-VIP), World Health Organization, Geneva (Mentor, Prof. A.Gielen, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
Mentee

08/016 to 12/16 Global Health Mentorships Program, Berlin, Germany
Mentor

Professional Memberships

September 2009 Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), UK
Graduate Member (Grad IOSH)

Professional Experience

01/08/18 to date University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol, UK
Visiting Professor, Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences

30/09/17 to date Kathmandu Medical College Public Limited, Kathmandu, Nepal
Vice Principal (Examinations and CPD)

05/15 to date Kathmandu Medical College Public Limited, Kathmandu, Nepal
Professor & Head, Department of Community Medicine (Professor of Community Medicine since 07/14)

01/16 to date Kathmandu Medical College Public Limited, Kathmandu, Nepal
Chairman, Institutional Review Committee (IRC) IRC is affiliated to ERB, Nepal Health Research Council

2018 to 2021 International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
ICOH Board Member

2015 to 2018 International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
ICOH National Secretary for Nepal

04/10 to 07/14 Kathmandu Medical College Kathmandu, Nepal
Associate Professor, Department of Community Medicine

02/06 to 04/10 Kathmandu Medical College Public Limited, Kathmandu, Nepal
Assistant Professor, Department of Community Medicine

09/02- 02/06 Kathmandu Medical College Kathmandu, Nepal
Lecturer in Community Medicine (PSM) and In-charge of Community Health Centre

02/06 to 11/11 Kathmandu Medical College Kathmandu, Nepal
Coordinator, Department of Medical Education (since 2006)
Member Secretary, Research and Ethics Committee (since 2006)
Coordinator, Teachers and Students Exchange between KMC and LiU, Linkoping funded by Linnaeus Palme Programme, SIDA, Sweden (since 2006)

2009 to 2012 International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
ICOH National Secretary for Nepal

01/05 to date Eco Trans Consult Kathmandu, Nepal
Director- Health Research

2003 - 2007 Institute of Occupational Health Kathmandu, Nepal
Director and Occupational Health Consultant

12/04 - 01/06 Nepal Health Research Council Kathmandu, Nepal
Principal Investigator / Occupational Health Consultant

2004- 2006 Baba Medical Centre Kathmandu, Nepal
Consultant Occupational Physician (Part time)

2004 Nepal Environmental and Scientific Studies (NESS) Kathmandu, Nepal
Epidemiologist (Part time)

2000 Om Hospital Kathmandu, Nepal
Senior Medical Officer

1998-2000 Khimti I Hydropower Project Dolakha, Nepal
Resident Medical Doctor

1996-1998 HMG, MoH, Bir Hospital Kathmandu, Nepal
Medical Officer

Current Additional Academic/Professional Activities

Director, Nepal Injury Research Centre (NIRC) NIHR Global Health Research Grant on Injury Prevention in Nepal

Member, National Advisory Committee on Prevention and Control Injury, Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal

Lead Faculty in Public Health, WebMed Central

Resource person on occupational health and safety for NG, Ministry of Labour and Transport Management, Occupational Safety and Health Project, Nepal Health Research Council and various NGOs and INGOs.

Member, NCD Prevention and Control Committee, Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal

Central Steering Committee Member, Farming, Health and Environment Project II (FHEP II) – Nepal 2017-19 (funded by The Project Fund, Denmark)

Past Additional Academic/Professional Activities

Member, Doctoral Advisory and Evaluation Committee (DAEC) Kathmandu University, Department of Environmental Science & Engineering

Local principal investigator and supervisor to the PhD candidate for the GLOBVAC project (funded by Norwegian Research Council) “Evaluating interventions in antenatal care to identify and assist victims of gender based violence in Nepal and Sri Lanka”(2012-16)

Central Advisory Committee Member, Farming, Health and Environment Project (FHEP) – Nepal 2013-15 (funded by The Project Fund, Denmark)

Steering Committee Member, for the National level study "Health effects of the pesticides and food safety" conducted by Nepal Health Research Council

Steering Committee Member, "Situation Analysis of Ambient Air Pollution and Respiratory Disorders among Children and Adolescence of Selected Major Cities of Nepal" conducted by Nepal Health Research Council

Lead Consultant for the project "Occupational Health Safety Assessment of Child Workers in the Brick Industry" funded by the International Labour Organization (ILO), Geneva and The World Education International (WEI)

Editorial Activities

Full Member, World Association of Medical Editors (WAME)

Peer Reviewer for more than 15 International Scientific Indexed Journals

Member, International Advisory and Review Board, Scientific Journals International (SJI), USA

Editorial Board Member,WebmedCentral Plus (WMC Plus)

Regional Editor, Asian Journal of Medical Sciences (Asian J. Med. Sci.) Maxwell Science

Executive Editor,International Journal of Drug Discovery, ISSN: 0975–4423 & E-ISSN: 0975–914X

Chief Editor,International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health, ISSN: 2091-0878

Works performed for the World Health Organization (WHO), Nepal as National Consultant (NEP INJ 001/ NEP CCC 001/ NEP HHA 001)

1. Performed work "Development and printing of Recording and Reporting form on Injury, violence and disabilities and orientation on its use (Sep/Oct 2006)" as a National Consultant (Team Leader) for The World Health Organization (WHO)

2. Performed work "Orientation Training Workshop on Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities for Doctors and Health Workers (Oct/Dec 2006)" as a National Consultant (Team Leader) for The World Health Organization (WHO)

3. Performed work "Development and printing of IEC materials on Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities (Apr/May 2007)" as a National Consultant (Team Leader) for The World Health Organization (WHO)

4. Performed work "Orientation of health personnel and community regarding the violence, injuries and disabilities, Lalitpur (Jul 08)" as a National Consultant (Team Leader) for The World Health Organization (WHO)

5. Performed work "Situation analysis to strengthen and establish effective surveillance system in two districts (Kathmandu and Bhaktapur)(Aug/Oct 08)" as a National Consultant (Team Leader) for The World Health Organization (WHO)

6. Performed work "Preparation of Draft Plan of Action for Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities in Nepal (Oct/Nov 2008)" as a National Consultant (Team Leader) for The World Health Organization (WHO)

7. Performed work "Fill up and completion of the questionnaire on Global Plan of Action on Workers Health (Nov/Dec 2008)" as a Consultant for The World Health Organization (WHO)

8. Performed work "Preparation of Draft Plan of Action for Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities in Nepal (Nov 08-Jan 09)" as a Consultant for The World Health Organization (WHO)

9. Performed work "Study of health care cost for road traffic accident (RTA) and development of national requirement to prevent RTA (June-July 2010)" as a Consultant for The World Health Organization (WHO)

10. Performed work "Development of National Strategies for prevention and control of violence, injuries, and disabilities and; its endorsement from the Ministry June-August 2011)" as a National Consultant for The World Health Organization (WHO)

11. Performed work "Advocacy of National Strategies for prevention and control of violence, injuries, and disabilities (December 2011)" as a National Consultant for The World Health Organization (WHO)

12. Performed work "Finalization of National Policies for prevention and control of violence, injuries, and disabilities" as a National Consultant (March 2013)for The World Health Organization (WHO)

Past Academic/Professional Activities

Member of the Organising Committee of 2nd Annual Students' Scientific Conference, CIH, University of Bergen, Norway, 2001

Member of the International Congress of Cardiology on Internet, Federation Argentina de Cardiologia, 2001.

Attendee of the 5th International Congress of Cardiology on Internet, Federation Argentina de Cardiologia, 2007.

Chairperson of the Programme Committee of 3rd Annual Students' Scientific Conference, CIH, University of Bergen, Norway, 2002

Organiser of a national level workshop on "Occupational Health and Safety in the Medical Institutions" at Kathmandu Medical College on 15th February 2003

Expert Team Member, Global Status Report on Road Safety, Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal

Visiting Faculty, at the Linkoping University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Sweden as a part of teacher exchange program between Linkoping University and Kathmandu Medical College since 2007

Worked as an Organising Secretary of "Modern Trends in Medical Education" the First International Workshop on Medical Education in Nepal, Kathmandu, Nepal (Jan/Feb 2009)

Patron of "Seminar on Ergonomics and Safety at Work (SESW 2009)", the First International Seminar on Ergonomics in Nepal

Member of Executive Committee, Nepal Cancer Relief Society, Kathmandu District

Conducted research on Environmental noise induced health effects as a key resource person for Nepal Health Research Council (National Level Research funded by WHO)

Conducted research on Indoor air pollution and health effects as a key resource person for Nepal Health Research Council (National Level Research funded by WHO)

Principal investigator (Team Leader) of "Study on Occupational Health Risks Due to Small-Scale Industries with more focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley" for Nepal Health Research Council (National Level Research funded by WHO)

Principal Team Member of study "Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Works, Work Processes and Workplaces involving Child Labour" for Ministry of Labour and Transport Management (National Level Research funded by Government of Nepal and ILO/IPEC)

Team Leader of "Occupational Health and Safety Study on Child Workers in Brick Industry in Nepal” (Funded by International Labour Organization and World Education Inc.)

Performed Workplace Risk Assessment of Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Project for Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) as the Team Leader

Foreign students supervised as a local supervisor

N Hadpawat, MD Student, Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY, USA; Topic: Independent HIV/AIDS Study (Jan 2004)

A L Moren and Ms. Isabelle Borsen , MD students, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden; Topic: Knowledge of Kangaroo Mother Care among health workers in Nepal (Jan-Mar 2008)

D Loord, MD student, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden; Topic: Nutritional Status of the under five children associated with decision making capacity of their mothers (Sept-Nov 2008)

F Hammar, MD student, Linkoping University/ Karolinska Institute, Sweden; Topic: Working memory among 6 year old in Kathmandu vs Stockholm. A comparative study (Mar-May 2009)

A Gurung, Graduate student, Yale University, School of Forestry & Environment Studies, USA; Topic: Exposure to Particulate Matter and Pulmonary Functioning (May-August 2009)

P Rishal , Graduate student, University of Oslo, Norway; Topic: Freedom in chains: Prevalence of intimate Partner Violence and its repercussions on Women's Health in Nepal (Sept 09-Feb 10)

C Allansson and A Aldervall, MD students, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden; Knowledge, attitude and practice towards family planning among rural men and women in Kathmandu valley (Feb - May 2010)

A Moller and S Ofversted, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden; Abortion practices in change – Health care staff’s experiences and attitudes at comprehensive abortion care clinics in Kathmandu. A qualitative study (March – May 2011)

J Svensson and J Pahlm, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden; Physical Activity and Dietary Habits among School Children of Kathmandu, Nepal. A Comparative Analysis. (31st Jan – 5th May 2011)

B. S. Negi, Graduate Student, Department of Community and Global Health, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo; Topic: "Access to health care service by persons with physical disabilities in the Far Western Region in Nepal” (June-August 2013)

P. Rishal. PhD candidate Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway; Topic: “Evaluating intervention in antenatal care to identify and assist victims of Domestic Violence (DV) in Kathmandu Medical College, Nepal”

P. Dahal, PhD candidate, Linnaeus University, Sweden; Topic: Changing attitudes toward Sexual Trafficking and Gender based Violence: A Pilot Intervention to Promote Gender Equality in Nepal.

B. S. Negi, PhD candidate, Section of Virology, Department of International Health, Kobe University Graduate School of Health Sciences, Japan; Topic: “Earthquake impact on adherence to antiretroviral therapy, mental health and the risk of ART drug resistance among people living with HIV in Nepal”

International Academic Courses

SPSS for Windows, Norwegian Medical Association/UoB, Bergen, Norway (Apr 2001)

Clinical Field Trials Epidemiology, AIIMS/UoB, Bergen, Norway (May 2001)

Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes, UiO, Oslo, Norway (May 2002)

Course on Immunology, Broegelmann Research Laboratory, Bergen, Norway (2001-02)

Observational Epidemiology, AIIMS/UoB, Bergen, Norway (Mar 2002)

Global Tuberculosis Epidemiology and Intervention, CIH, Bergen, Norway (Apr 2002)

Network on Research on Violence against Women, UU, Uppsala, Sweden (Feb 2007)

International Training in Environmental and Occupational Health (ITREOH) Workshop, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health/ Sri Ramachadran Medical College, Chennai, India (April 2007)

Scientific English Language Training, English language and Culture Institute, UAB School of Education, Birmingham, AL, USA (July August 2007)

International Public Health Summer Institute (Intensive training in Public Health Leadership & Management, Public Health Research Methods, Program Monitoring & Evaluation, Management and Control of HIV and STIs, Principles and Practice of Tuberculosis Control), University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL, USA (July - August 2007)

Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop on Intervention Research in Environmental and Occupational Health. University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health/ Manipal Medical College, Manipal, India (April 2008)

Particles and Health,Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Sweden, August/September 2009

3rd Summer School "Occupational Health Crossing Borders",Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology & NetTeaching, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany, June 2010

3rd International Training Workshop on Capacity Building in Systematic Review Techniques, Kathmandu, Nepal, 3 – 6 April 2012 (organized by icddr.b and funded by DFID)

Course on Diabetes Management, American Diabetes Association, USA, 2013

International Conferences/Meetings/Workshops Attended

International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) 5th International Scientific Conference. Bergen. Norway (June 2002)

South Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor Smoke, Health and Household Energy., Kathmandu, Nepal (February 2006)

Network on Research on Violence against Women. (Feb 2007) UU, Uppsala, Sweden

International Commission of Occupational Health (ICOH) 29th International Congress on Occupational Health. Cape Town, South Africa (22-27 March 2009)

WHO Fourth Milestone of a Global Campaign for Violence Prevention. World Health Organization (WHO) Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland (17-18 September 2009)

Third Global Meeting of MOH Focal Points for Injury and Violence Prevention, London, UK, September 22, 2010

Safety 2010 World Conference, The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London, UK, 21 – 24 September 2010

Conference on Violences and Silences: Shaming, Blaming - and Intervening T-Huset, Linkoping University, Sweden, 12 – 14 October 2010

International symposium on Writing Intersectionally - Shifting the Boundaries between Academic and Creative Writing from Feminist Perspectives Organized by The European Journal of Women's Studies & The Unit of Gender Studies, LiU, 16 November 2010

Heart Transplantation, Hybridity and the New Materialism: Seminar by Margrit Shildrick, Queens University, Belfast: 30th Nov. 2010

World Justice Forum III World Conference organized by World Justice Project, USA, June 20 - 23, 2011, Barcelona, Spain

Network on Research on Violence against Women University of Jayewardanepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka (Sept 2011)

30th Congress of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) Cancun Mexico, 18-23 March, 2012

3rd International Training Workshop on Capacity Building in Systematic Review Techniques, Kathmandu, Nepal, 3 – 6 April 2012 (organized by icddr.b and funded by DFID)

Community Based Participatory Research and Health Economics with special reference to Community Oriented Primary Care, Dhulikhel, Nepal, 3 – 12 September 2012 (organized by Hebrew University – Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel)

Colloquium For Systematic Reviews in International Development, BRAC CDM Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 10 -14 December 2012 (organized by 3Ie, BRAC University, Campbell Collaboration, icddr.b)

“63rd National Conference & International Update on Occupational Health” organized by Indian Association of Occupational Health (India) and ICOH SC on Occupational Health & Development, Bangalore, India, 22-25 January 2013

Conference on “Linking Science and practice in interventions on violence against women: National and global experience”, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden (27 May 2013)

Workshop on Network on Research on Violence against Women, Scandic Hotel, Triangeln 2, Malmö, Sweden (28-29 May 2013)

Workshop on “Health systems analysis of services to address violence against women in Nepal and Sri Lanka”, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK, 13-14 January 2014

International Symposium on Assistive Technology for Rehabilitation and Disability Management, Thiruvananthapuram, India, 2-4 December 2014

Diabetes Update 2015, organized by RCPEdin, RCPUK, Diabetes Nepal, 21 February 2015

WIDS 2015 International Diabetes Summit, Soaltee Crown Plaza, Kathmandu Nepal,14 March 2015

Symposium on “Infectious Diseases in Asian Countries”, Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Tokyo, Japan, 27 November 2015

76th Scientific Session on Clinical Diabetology Update 2016, organised by American Diabetes Association, 10-14 June 2016, New Orleans LA, USA

SAARC Diabetes Conference, organised by SAARC Association of Diabetes and DEAN, 9 – 10 September 2016, Hotel Hyatt, Kathmandu, Nepal

Student-Focused Research Symposium on Contemporary Issues in Nepal, conducted jointly by The University of Washington Nepal Studies Initiative and the Association of Nepal and Himalayan Studies, September 12 – 13, 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal

International Symposium on “Research dialogue on gender based violence in pregnant women”, Mount Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka 2 - 6 October 2016 (under the Norwegian research council project no. 220893 titled “Evaluating interventions in antenatal care to identify and assist victims of gender based violence in Nepal and Sri Lanka”)

International symposium on Cardiovascular and Diabetes Update 2016, organized by USV Limited and Medicity, Medhanta Hospital, November 26, 2016, Hotel Annapurna, Kathmandu Nepal

Annual Indo Nepal UK Diabetes Meeting and Annual Professional Conference of Diabetes Nepal, organized by Diabetes Nepal and PRIMER and supported by Federation of the Royal College of Physicians of the UK, 4 March 2017, Hotel Yak & Yeti, Kathmandu Nepal

Annual Indo Nepal UK Diabetes Meeting and Annual Professional Conference of Diabetes Nepal, organized by Diabetes Nepal and supported by Federation of the Royal College of Physicians of the UK, 18 February 2018, Hotel Annapurna, Kathmandu Nepal

Annual International Commission of Occupational Health (ICOH) 32nd International Congress on Occupational Health, , Dublin, Ireland (29 April – 4 May 2018)

World Conference On Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion 2018 “World Safety Conference 2018”, Bangkok, Thailand, (November 5-7, 2018)

Trainings / Workshops Attended

HIV/AIDS TOT & Counselling Training, UMN, Kathmandu, Nepal

Research Management Training, NHRC, Kathmandu, Nepal (May 2003)

Teacher's Training, KMC, Kathmandu, Nepal (Dec 2003)

Workshop on Research Proposal Writing, UMN, Kathmandu, Nepal

Networking of Public Health Institutions, WHO, Kathmandu, Nepal

"National workshop on Household Energy, Indoor Air Pollution and Health Impacts", Winrock International/ DoHS, Kathmandu (August 2004)

South Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor Smoke, Health and Household Energy. Kathmandu, Nepal (February 2006)

Epi Info for Windows, Healthnet, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal (Apr 2007)

National Workshop on Climate Change and Health Effects, Nepal Health Research Council / WHO, Kathmandu, Nepal, (December 2007)

Clean Indoor Air: The right to a healthy life, IAP/Practical Action/ WHO, Kathmandu, Nepal (February 2008)

Good Clinical Practice and Health Research Ethics, Nepal Health Research Council / WHO / FERCAP, Kathmandu, Nepal, (Apr 2008)

Training Workshop on Problem Based Learning in Medical Education, Kathmandu Medical College / Linkoping University, Kathmandu, Nepal (May 2008)

Health and Mobility Workshop, International Forum for Rural Transport and Development (IFRTD) / Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC) / Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA), Kathmandu, Nepal (August 2008)

Indoor Air Quality Standards and Guidelines, Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology Kathmandu, Nepal (March 2009) Invited as a Special Commentator on the Standards and Guidelines

Safety at Roads, World Bank/ Department of Roads, Nepal (November 2009)

“International Research Perspective on Occupational and Environmental Health” workshop organized by Nepal Health Research Council in association with Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark and Danish Society of Occupational and Environmental Medicine on 25th April 2012. (Presented a paper “Occupational and Environmental Health in Nepal- Nepal’s Perspectives”)

“Promoting Safety and Health in a Green Economy” organized by Nepal Government, Ministry of Labour and Transport Management on 3rd May 2012 (Presented a paper “Improvement opportunities and practices in occupational safety and health”)

"Documentation of lead concentration in domestic and imported paints, determination of lead exposure in paint industries and at homes, and recommendation of comprehensive policy to manage lead in paint in Nepal” organized by KMC in association with LEADERS Nepal and Occupational Knowledge International (OK International) USA, 29th August 2012

“National Consultative Meeting on Road Safety and Trauma Care” organized by the Ministry of Health and Population, Government of Nepal as the Moderator and Rapporteur of the meeting on September 13 – 14.

Workshop on “Community Based Participatory Research and Health Economics with special reference to Community Oriented Primary Care” organized by Kathmandu University Dhulikhel Hospital and Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University, Israel, 3 -12 September 2012.

“Central Regional Dissemination Workshop on Health Research Findings Workshop” organized by Nepal Health Research Council, 17th September 2012 (Presented a paper “Trafficking of Nepalese women and girls for forced prostitution in the brothels in India”)

“Biomedical and Health Experimentation in South Asia: Critical Perspectives on Collaboration, Governance and Competition (BHESA)” organized by The Social Science Baha and University of Edinburgh, 19 December 2012

National Workshop on “Two year follow up on UN Decade of Action on Road Safety” organized by the Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and the World Health Organization (WHO), 14-15 May 2013

Stakeholders’ Consultation Workshop for Legal Reform on child Labour Elimination, organized by Ministry of Labour and Employment, Neal and the International Labour Organization, 21-23 May 2013

National Conference on Human Resources for Health (HRH): Investing in Human Resources for Quality Health Services in Nepal organized by the Ministry of Health and Population Nepal and European Union, 14-15 June 2013

National Meeting on Violence Against Women from Global and Local Perspectives: The Role of Health Services in its Preventionorganized by Norwegian University of Science and Technology, KU and KMC, 1st October 2013

High Level Interaction Programme on International Awareness on Lead Safety organized by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment and WHO Nepal, 23rd October 2013

Multisectoral Action Plan on the Prevention and Control of Non communicable Diseases in Nepal organized by the Ministry of Health and Population and WHO Nepal, 15-16 December 2013

One-Day Seminar on Road Safety in Nepal organized by NIRAD and Roads Board Nepal, January 4, 2014

Efforts Made in Non-Communicable Diseases prevention and Control in Nepal organized by World Health Organization, Geneva and Ministry of Health and Population, Kathmandu, Nepal, 5th November 2014

Workshop on Research Ethics Training Curriculum, 4-5 November 2014, NHRC, Kathmandu, Nepal

Attended High Level Meeting & Workshop on Effective NCD prevention and Control: Sharing experiences policy dialogue and Mapping the way forward jointly organized by organized by Ministry of Health & Population, Nepal Health Research Council & World Health Organization, Country Office, and Nepal, 01-02 September 2014

Workshop of Result Based Financing Measures for Sustainable Hood-stove Market in Nepal Project, Hotel Shangrila, Lazimpat, Kathmandu, 10 Feb 2015

Workshop on Global Health Update, NCHPE, IOM, Kathmandu Nepal, 3 March 2015

Publications

Sunil Kumar Joshi, LIFELINE, The Lancet 2002; 360:1434

Joshi SK. Analysis of possible occupational related lung cancer among the patients attending Bhaktapur Cancer Centre, Bhaktapur, Nepal (Master's Degree Thesis) ISBN 82-7815-075-3.

Joshi SK. Injuries: a serious public health problem in Nepal. Activities towards prevention and control of injuries, violence and disabilities in Nepal.(Doctoral Degree Thesis) ISBN 978-9937-2-2089-7.

Joshi SK. Diabetes: A review of its associations with different environmental factors [Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD)], 2010.

Contribution for Books Chapters

Joshi SK. Use of IT in Medical Education. Modern Trends in Medical Education; Kathmandu Medical College .2009: 81-87

Joshi SK. Swahnberg K. Women and girls trafficking from Nepal to India for prostitution; what is known about its history, nurturing factors, health effects, and prevention? GEXcel Work in Progress (2012), Vol XII: 89-99 (ISBN 978-91-7393-843-3, ISSN 1650-9056)

Joshi SK. Kharel JN, Suwal B, Wijma B, Swahnberg K. I have been to hell: rescued Nepalese girls and women’s experiences of trafficking to brothels in India. GEXcel Work in Progress (2012) Vol XII: 101-116 (ISBN 978-91-7393-843-3, ISSN 1650-9056)

International Report

Joshi SK, Gunn Susan et al. Occupational Health and Safety Assessment of Child Workers in the Brick Industry, Nepal / International Labour Office, International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC) - Geneva: ILO, 2014

Negi BS, Kameoka M, Nakazawa M, Joshi SK. Earthquake impact on adherence to antiretroviral therapy, mental health and the risk of art drug resistance among people living with HIV in Nepal. Kobe University Research Center for Urban Safety and Security, Research Report, No. 20, 2016 March

Articles published in Peer Reviewed Journals

1. Joshi SK. Rice fieldwork and occupational hazards. Journal of Kathmandu Medical College (JKMC) 2002;4:111-114.

2. Joshi SK. Moen BE ,Bratveit M . Possible Occupational Lung Cancer in Nepal. Journal of Nepal Medical Association (JNMA) 2003;42:1-5.

3. Joshi SK, Devkota S, Chamling S, Shrestha S. Environmental Noise Induced Hearing Loss in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(3):177-183.

4. Joshi SK, Ghimire, GR. Serological prevalence of antibodies to HIV and HBV among healthy Nepalese males - A retrospective study. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(4):251-255.

5. Joshi SK. Occupational cancer in Nepal - An update. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(2):144-151.

6. Joshi SK. Air Pollution in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(4):231-233.

7. Joshi SK. Pesticide Poisoning in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2003;1(3):157.

8. Joshi SK. Disability in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2004;2(1):3

9. Joshi SK. Awakening to the Occupational Health Problems. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2005;3(3):206-207.

10. Joshi SK. Devkota S, Chamling S, Shrestha S. Environmental noise induced hearing loss in Nepal. Noise & Health 2005;7:42-42

11. Joshi SK. Solid Biomass Fuel: Indoor air pollution and health effects. Kathmandu University Medical Journal (KUMJ) 2006;4(2):141-142.

12. Joshi SK. Injuries in Nepal - A Growing Public Health Problem. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2007;5(1),17,2-3

13. Joshi SK, Dudani I. Environmental Health Effects of Brick Kilns in Kathmandu Valley. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2008, 6 (1): 3-11.

14. Vaidya A, Pradhan A, Joshi SK, Gopalakrishnan S, Dudani I. Acquaintance with the actuality: Community Diagnosis Programme of Kathmandu Medical College at Gundu VDC, Bhaktapur. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2008, 6 (1): 133-139.

15. Joshi SK, Dahal P. Occupational Health in Small Scale and Household Industries in Nepal - A Situation Analysis. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2008, 6 (2): 152-160

16. Joshi SK. Violence against women in Nepal: Role of health care workers. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2009,7(2)17,89-90

17. Dumre SP, Sapkota K, Adhikari N, Acharya D, Karki M, Basnyat SR, Joshi SK. Throat carriage rate and antimicrobial resistance trend of Streptococcus pyogenes among the asymptomatic Nepalese school children. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2009, 7(4),28, 392-396.

18. Joshi SK, Kharel JN. A Hidden Issue: The Rising Concern About the Girls and Women Trafficking in Nepal (March 5, 2010). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1584739

19. Joshi SK, Dahal P. Occupational Health Services in Nepal. Asian-Pacific Newslett on Occup Health and Safety 2009;16:30-2

20. Joshi SK, Sharma SC, Shrestha S. Child labour and associated hazards-a descriptive study. Asian-Pacific Newslett on Occup Health and Safety 2009;16:66-9

21. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. A Study of Injuries and Violence Related Articles in Nepal J Nepal Med Assoc 2009;48(175):209-216

22. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Socio-economic burden of injuries and violence in Nepal: a cross sectional study. Kathmandu University Medical Journal (2009), Vol. 7, No. 4, Issue 28, 342-8

23. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Diabetes mellitus: A review of its associations with different environmental factors. Kathmandu University Medical Journal (2010), Vol. 8, No. 1, Issue 29, 109-115

24. Alasaad S.,et al. Sarcoptes - World Molecular Network (Sarcoptes-WMN): integrating research on scabies. Int J Infect Dis (2011),doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2011.01.012 (PMID: 21454116)

25. Joshi SK. Human trafficking in Nepal: A rising concern for all. Kathmandu University Medical Journal (2010), Vol. 8, No. 1, Issue 29, 3-4

26. Joshi SK, Dahl A, Kristensen T, Roldin P. Biomass combustion and potential health effects in the developing countries. Kathmandu University Medical Journal (2010), Vol. 8, No. 2, Issue 30, 276-280

27. Majumder AK., Rauniyar, R., Carter WS., Khanal SN., Bajracharya RM., Joshi SK. Noise Induced Hearing Loss of Kathmandu Valley Traffic Police: A Self-Reported Occupational Health Study. Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci., Vol.18. 77-82, 2010

28. Joshi SK, Singh A, Tuladhar B. Lung Function Among Improved and Traditional Cooking Stove Users . WebmedCentral ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2011;2(5):WMC001938

29. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Economic and social burden of injuries and violence in Nepal: a cross sectional study. Injury Prevention (BMJ) 2010;16:A2

30. Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Injuries and violence in Nepal: a review. Injury Prevention (BMJ) 2010;16:A15

31. Joshi SK, Shrestha S., Vaidya S. A review of Occupational Safety and Health related studies in Nepal. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health (2011), Vol 1 19-26 (ISSN 2091-0878)

32. Joshi SK, Shrestha S., Shrestha R., Vaidya S. Understanding the socio-economic and hygienic status of child labourers in Nepal. Nepal Journal of Epidemiology 2011;1(3): 90-94

33. Joshi SK, Shrestha S., Shrestha R., Vaidya S. Health status of child labourers in Nepal. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health, Vol. 2 No. 1 (2012) 31-38 (ISSN 2091-0878)

34. Joshi SK. Occupational Safety and Health (OSH): A Nepalese Perspective. Labour Bulletin – A Journal of Department of Labour, Nepal 4(1) (July 2012): 50-52

35. Joshi SK, Barakoti B, Lamsal S. Colostrum Feeding: Knowledge, Attitude and Practice in Pregnant Women in a Teaching Hospital in Nepal . WebmedCentral: International Journal of Medicine and Molecular Medicine 2012;3(8):WMC003601

36. Joshi SK, Malla A, Aryal UR, Dudani I. Impact of intimate partner violence on women's health --a population based study in Nepal. Injury Prevention (BMJ) 2012 18: A183 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/injuryprev-2012-040590q.17

37. Raza S, Tamrakar R, Bhatt CP, Joshi SK. Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Salmonella typhi and Salmonella paratyphi A in a Tertiary Care Hospital. J Nepal Health Res Counc 2012 Sep;10(22):214-7

38. Joshi SK, Joshi A, Park BJ, Aryal UR. Hand Washing Practice among Health Care Workers in a Teaching Hospital. J Nepal Health Res Counc 2013 Jan;11(23):1-5

39. Varma A, Neupane D, Bhandari G, Joshi SK , Jørs E. OSH Advances in Nepal. WHO GOHNET Newslett. 2013 June; 21: 28-29

40. Pahlm J, Svensson J, Joshi SK, Swahnberg K. Physical activity and diet among adolescents of Kathmandu, Nepal: Knowledge and attitudes. Journal of Kathmandu Medical College 2013 Apr.-Jun; 2(4):51-58

41.Joshi SK, . Child labor issues in Nepal . Int. J. Occup. Safety Health 2013, Vol 3 No 2: 1

42.Joshi SK, Dahal P, Poudyal A, Sherpa H. Work related injuries and musculoskeletal disorders among child workers in the brick kilns of Nepal . Int. J. Occup. Safety Health 2013, Vol 3 No 2: 2– 7

43. Manuela Colombini; Susannah H Mayhew; Ben Hawkins; Meera Bista; Sunil Kumar Joshi; Berit Schei; Charlotte Watts. Agenda setting and framing of gender-based violence in Nepal: how it became a health issue. Health Policy and Planning 2015; http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czv091

44. Pranab Dahal,Sunil Kumar Joshi; and Katarina Swahnberg. ‘We are looked down upon and rejected socially’:a qualitative study on the experiences of trafficking survivors in Nepal. Glob Health Action 2015, 8: 29267 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v8.29267

45. Joshi SK, and Pant PR. Childhood Injury Prevention in Post-epidemiological Transition in Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ), 2016, 14 (1), 53,1-2

46. Bhattarai S , Murarka R, Mishra S, Nepal A,Joshi SK. Occupational Hand Eczema among Cement users in Nepal. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health, Vol 5 No 1 (2015) 11-13 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/ijosh.v5i1.16629

47. Vaidya A, Sainju NK, Joshi SK. Work related musculoskeletal disorders among surgeons working in a tertiary care hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. . International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health, Vol 5 No 2 (2015): 6 – 10 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/ijosh.v5i2.17948

48. Sanjel S, Thygerson SM, Khanal SN, Joshi SK.Environmental and Occupational Pollutants and Their Effects on Health among Brick Kiln Workers. Open Journal of Safety Science and Technology,2016, 6, 81-98. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojsst.2016.64008

49. Sainju NK, Manandhar N, Vaidya A, Joshi SK. Level of physical activity and obesity among the adolescent school children in Bhaktapur: A cross-sectional pilot study Journal of Kathmandu Medical College, Vol. 5, No. 2, Issue 16, Apr.-Jun., 2016

50. Rishal P, Joshi SK, Lukasse M, Schei B, Swahnberg K on behalf of ADVANCE Study Group. Pranab Dahal, and Katarina Swahnberg. ‘They just walk away’ - women’s perception of being silenced by antenatal health workers: a qualitative study on women survivors of domestic violence in Nepal. Glob Health Action 2016, 9: 31838. http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v9.31838

51. Sanjel S, Khanal SN, Thygerson SM, Khanal K,Pun Z, Tamang S, and Joshi SK. Airborne Particulate Matter and Health Condition in Brick Kiln Workers in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J 2016;54(2):159-66.

52. Negi BS, Kotaki T, Joshi SK, Bastola A, Nakazawa M, Kameoka M. Genotypic characterization of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 derived from antiretroviral drug-treated individuals residing in earthquake-affected areas in Nepal. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2017 Mar 16. DOI: 10.1089/AID.2017.0047.

53. Sanjel S, Khanal S, Thygerson SM, Carter WS, Johnston JD, Joshi SK. Respiratory symptoms and illnesses related to the concentration of airborne particulate matter among brick kiln workers in Kathmandu valley, Nepal. Annals of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (2017) 29:9 DOI 10.1186/s40557-017-0165-0

54. Rishal P, Pun KD, Darj E, Joshi SK, Bjørngaard JH, Swahnberg K, Schei , Lukasse M. Prevalence and associated factors of domestic violence among pregnant women attending routine antenatal care in Nepal. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 1–9 (August 10, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1177/1403494817723195.

55. Manandhar P, Manandhar N, Chandyo RK, Joshi SK. Community Diagnosis on Health Seeking Behavior and Social Problems in Bhaktapur and Kavrepalanchok Districts of central Nepal. JCMS Nepal. 2017;13(3):335-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/jcmsn.v13i3.17581.

56. Manandhar N, Shrestha M, Joshi SK. (2017). Prevalence of Alcohol Consumption and Knowledge About Alcohol at Bhimtar, Sindhupalchowk. Journal of Nepal Medical Association, 56(207), 293-297.

57. Sanjel S, Khanal SN, Thygerson SM, Carter W, Johnston JD, Joshi SK (2017): Exposure to respirable silica among clay brick workers in Kathmandu valley, Nepal, Archives of Environmental & Occupational Health, DOI: 10.1080/19338244.2017.1420031.

58. Shah, RK, Sainju, NK, Joshi SK. Knowledge, Attitude and Practice towards Kangaroo Mother Care. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council, [S.l.], v. 15, n. 3, p. 275-281, jan. 2018. ISSN 1999-6217.

59. Negi BS, Joshi SK, Nakazawa M, Kotaki T,Bastola A, Kameoka M (2018) Impact of a massive earthquake on adherence to antiretroviral therapy, mental health, and treatment failure among people living with HIV in Nepal. PLoSONE 13(6):e0198071.

60. Paudel L, Manandhar N, Sah S, Khadka S, Neupane S, Joshi SK. Prevalence of urinary tract infection and associated risk factors among women in Sindhupalchowk district, Nepal. Int J Community Med Public Health 2018;5:2714-9.

61. Joshi SK, Pant PR, Banstola A, Bhatta S, Mytton J. Injuries in Nepal - A Neglected Public Health Burden and Ways Forward. Kathmandu Univ Med J. 2017;60(4):269-70.

62. Sainju NK, Shah RK,Joshi SK. Screening for Hypertension and Obesity in Rural Population of Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J. 2018;61(1):4-7.

63. Shrestha MV, Manandhar N,Joshi SK. Study on Knowledge and Practices of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene among Secondary School Students. JCMS Nepal. 2018;14(3):160-5.

64. Sanjel S, Khanal SN, Thygerson SM, Khanal K, Pun Z, Lama S, Joshi SK. Epidemiology of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Symptoms and Illnesses among Brick Kiln Workers in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. Kathmandu Univ Med J. 2018;62(2):138-45.

65. Manandhar SR, Thorell P, Kallur I, Joshi SK. Assessment of Malnutrition as a Risk Factor for Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infection in Children under 5 yr Age at a Tertiary Hospital. JCMS Nepal. 2019; 15(2):107-11.

66. Joshi SK, Acharya K. Modification of Kuppuswamy’s Socioeconomic Status Scale in the Context of Nepal, 2019. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2019, 17 (1), Issue 65, 1-2.

National level Reports

1. Shrestha IL, Joshi SK. Situation Analysis of Indoor Air Pollution and Development of Guidelines for Indoor Air Quality Assessment and House building for Health. Nepal Health Research Council, July 2004

2. Joshi SK. Occupational Health Risks Due to Small Scale / Household Industries with More Focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley. Nepal Health Research Council, 2006

3. Joshi SK, Pandey B, Bhatta YR et al. Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Works, Work Processes and Workplaces involving Child Labour, Ministry of Labour and Transport Management, Singdurbar, Kathmandu 2006

4. Joshi SK, "Workplace Risk Assessment of Middle Marsyangdi Hydropower Project." Report submitted to Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA)

5. Joshi SK, Development and printing of Recording and Reporting form on Injury, violence and disabilities and orientation on its use. Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, Oct 2006

6. Joshi SK, "Orientation Training Workshop on Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities for Doctors and other Health Workers" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, Dec 2006

7. Joshi SK, Six months survey on injury, violence and disabilities from health facilities for the development of surveillance system at district level, Lalitpur district, Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, 2007

8. Joshi SK, "Development and printing of IEC materials on Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, May 2007

9. Joshi SK, "Orientation of health personnel and community regarding the violence, injuries and disabilities, Lalitpur" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, July 2008

10. Joshi SK, "Situation analysis to strengthen and establish effective surveillance system in two districts (Kathmandu and Bhaktapur)" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, Oct 2008

11. Joshi SK, "Fill up and completion of the questionnaire on Global Plan of Action on Workers Health" , Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, Dec 2008

12. Joshi SK, "Preparation of Draft Plan of Action for Prevention and Control of Injury, Violence and Disabilities in Nepal" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, Jan 09

13. Joshi SK, "Study of health care cost for road traffic accident (RTA) and development of national requirement to prevent RTA" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, 2010

14. Joshi SK, "Development of National Strategies for prevention and control of violence, injuries, and disabilities and; its endorsement from the Ministry" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, 2011

15. Joshi SK, "Advocacy of National Strategies for prevention and control of violence, injuries, and disabilities" Report submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal, 2011

16. Joshi SK, Finalization of National Policies and Strategies for prevention and control of violence, injuries, and disabilities (to be endorsed by the Government of Nepal)submitted to Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal and WHO Nepal,2013

Peer reviewed conference presentations

Joshi SK, Moen BE ,Bratveit M . Analysis of Possible Occupational Lung Cancer among the patients attending Bhaktapur Cancer Hospital, Nepal. Proceedings of 5th International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) Scientific Conference. A new era of occupational hygiene. Bergen, Norway. 2002. p132

Joshi SK. Health Effects due to Biomass Smoke in Nepal. Proceedings of South Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor Smoke, health and Household Energy. Feb 2006, Kathmandu, Nepal. p2

Joshi SK. Occupational Health in Small Scale and Household Industries in Nepal-A Situation Analysis. Proceedings of ICOH 29th International Congress on Occupational Health, March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa. p344

Joshi SK. Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Work Sectors and Work Processes involving Child Labour in Nepal. Proceedings of ICOH 29th International Congress on Occupational Health, March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa. p622

Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Economic and Social Burden due to Injuries and Violence in Nepal: a Cross-Sectional Study. Safety 2010 World Congress, 2010, London, UK

Joshi SK, Shrestha S. Injuries and violence in Nepal: a review. Safety 2010 World Congress, 2010, London, UK

Joshi SK et al. Forced prostitution of trafficked Nepalese women and girls in the brothels in India. Proceedings of ICOH 30th International Congress on Occupational Health, March 2012, Cancun, Mexico.

Joshi SK et al. Noise induced hearing loss of Kathmandu Valley Traffic Police : a self reported occupational health study. Proceedings of ICOH 30th International Congress on Occupational Health, March 2012, Cancun, Mexico.

Joshi SK et al. Career Intentions of Medical Students in Nepal. National Conference on Human Resources for Health "Investing in Human Resources for Quality Health Services in Nepal", June 2013, Kathmandu , Nepal

Joshi SK et al. Occupational safety and health situation in Nepal. ICOH 32th International Congress on Occupational Health, 29 April – 4 May 2018, Dublin, Ireland. Occupational and Environmental Medicine Apr 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) A301; DOI: 10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.861

Joshi SK et al. Respiratory symptoms and illnesses among brick kiln workers in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. ICOH 32th International Congress on Occupational Health, 29 April – 4 May 2018, Dublin, Ireland. Occupational and Environmental Medicine Apr 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) A436; DOI: 10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1244

Joshi SK et al. Brick kilns of Nepal: recognising the hazards. ICOH 32th International Congress on Occupational Health, 29 April – 4 May 2018, Dublin, Ireland. Occupational and Environmental Medicine Apr 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) A627-A628; DOI: 10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.1770

Joshi SK et al. Occupational hand eczema among cement workers in Nepal. ICOH 32th International Congress on Occupational Health, 29 April – 4 May 2018, Dublin, Ireland. Occupational and Environmental Medicine Apr 2018, 75 (Suppl 2) A53; DOI: 10.1136/oemed-2018-ICOHabstracts.151

Joshi SK et al. Establishing an injury research centre in Nepal; challenges and opportunities. Safety 2018 World Congress, DOI: 10.1136/injuryprevention-2018-safety.493 (https://injuryprevention.bmj.com/content/24/Suppl_2/A178.3)

Other publications

Joshi SK. Asbestos: Risk assessment. University of Bergen, Norway, 2001

Joshi SK. Occupational Health in Nepal - an analysis. Orbit: Educational Monthly, 2004, 1 (6): 20-23.

Joshi SK. Global warming and its health effects. Jeevan Monthly, 2004, 5 (20): 60-61.

Sunil Kumar Joshi. (July 2012) Occupational Safety and Health (OSH): A Nepalese Perspective Labour Bulletin – A Journal of Department of Labour, Nepal 4(1): 50-52.

Paper presentation

Occupational Lung Cancer in Nepal. International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) 5th International Scientific Conference, Bergen. 2002

3rd Annual International Students' Scientific Conference, Bergen. 2002

1st International Students' Scientific Conference, Oslo. 2002

Occupational Health for Healthcare Workers. Workshop on "Occupational Health and Safety in the Medical Institutions" at Kathmandu Medical College Teaching Hospital, Kathmandu. 2003

Environmental Noise and Health Effects in Nepal. Dissemination workshop on "Assessment of Noise pollution and development of criteria for its prevention and control", NHRC, Kathmandu. 2003

Seminar on Occupational Safety, Health and Business, NOSHA/ JISHA, November 2003

Occupational Accident and Injuries Recording and Reporting Format in Nepal. Awareness Workshop Seminar on Accident Reporting System, HMG, MoL&TM, December 2003 (Accident Reporting Format presented at the Workshop was unanimously accepted for the National Accident Reporting System)

Health Effects of Indoor Air Pollution due to Biomass Fuel Smoke in Nepal. Dissemination workshop on "Assessment of Ambient and Indoor Air Quality and their Health Impacts", NHRC, Kathmandu. 2004

"Health Impacts of Indoor air Pollution". National workshop on Household Energy, Indoor Air Pollution and Health Impacts, Winrock International/ DoHS, Kathmandu. 2004

"WTO and Occupational Health and Safety", HMG Department of Industries, Commerce and Supplies, Kathmandu, April 2005

Occupational Health and Safety in the Construction Industries. HMG, MoL&TM, Occupational Health and Safety Project, Kathmandu, May 2005

Occupational Health Risks Due to Small Scale / Household Industries with More Focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley. Dissemination Workshop on "Occupational Health Risks Due to Small Scale / Household Industries with More Focus towards Children within Kathmandu Valley" WHO / Nepal Health Research Council, Kathmandu, January 2006

"Health Effects due to Biomass Fuel Smoke". South Asia Regional Workshop on Indoor Smoke, Health and Household Energy. Kathmandu, Nepal, February 2006.

Occupational Health and Safety in the Pharmaceutical Industries. HMG, MoL&TM, Occupational Health and Safety Project, Kathmandu, May 2006

Violence against women in Nepal. Workshop on Research Network on Violence against Women, Uppsala, Sweden, February 2007

Occupational Health for the Health Care Workers. NG, MoL&TM, Occupational Health and Safety Project, Kathmandu, March 2007

"Indoor Air Pollution and Health Effects in Nepal" International Training in Environmental and Occupational Health (ITREOH) Workshop, Sri Ramachadran Medical College, Chennai, India, April 2007

"Disease Surveillance in Nepal" and "HIV/AIDS in Nepal", Annual International Public Health Summer Institute, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama, USA, July 2007

"Health System in Nepal" and "Occupational Health in Nepal" Linkoping University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Gender and Medicine, Linkoping, Sweden, September 2007

"Possible OEH studies in Nepal" Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop on Intervention Research and Mapping. MAHE, Manipal, India, April 2008

"Identification and Prioritisation of Hazardous Work Sectors and Work Processes involving Child Labour in Nepal" ICOH 29th International Congress on Occupational Health, 22-27 March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa

"Occupational Health in Small Scale and Household Industries in Nepal - A Situation Analysis." ICOH 29th International Congress on Occupational Health, 22-27 March 2009, Cape Town, South Africa

Ergonomics in Nepal Seminar on Ergonomics and Safety at Work (SESW 2009). Pokhara, Nepal, Nov 2009

Child labour in Nepal National Institute of Occupational Health (STAMI), 12 March 2010, Oslo, Norway

63rd National Conference & International Update on Occupational Health organized by Indian Association of Occupational Health (India) and ICOH SC on Occupational Health & Development, Bangalore, India, 22-25 January 2013 (Plenary Speaker)

Scenario of Disability Management in Nepal, International Symposium on Assistive Technology for Rehabilitation and Disability Management at Thiruvananthapuram, India, 2-4 December 2014 (Plenary Speaker)

Infectious diseases in Nepal, International Symposium on Infectious diseases in Asian Countries, Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Tokyo, Japan, 27 Nov 2015 (Invited Speaker)

Honours and Awards

Certificate of Appreciation from HE the President of Nepal for outstanding contribution in the First International Seminar on Medical Education in Nepal, 2009

Nepal Vidya Bhushan "A", Gold Medal with Letter of Appreciation signed by HE the President of Nepal (High Level Honour for Academic Excellence in Nepal), 2010

Lions Club International President’s a Beacon of Hope Letter of Commendation, 2011

Certificate of Appreciation from the Kathmandu Medical College Management for the professional & academic excellence and sincere & honest contribution to the growth of the institution, 2013

“Creative Genius Award” GLOBVAC Project, ADVANCE Study Team, Norwegian University of Science and Technology/ London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine/ Johns Hopkins SPH/Kathmandu University/KMC, 2014

Received II Prize in the National Open Essay Writing Competition on Environmental Pollution organised by Kulchandra Gautam Memorial Academy on 10th December 2016

KMC Award of Excellence from the Kathmandu Medical College Management for the highest level of service to the college as the HOD, Department of Community Medicine and Coordinator, Collaboration Committee of the institution, 2017

Volunteer Works and Community Activities

2004 - 2007 Baba Foundation Nepal, Kathmandu
Chief Medical Coordinator

1998 - 2000 Khimti HIV/AIDS Response Group, Dolakha
Program Coordinator

2006 to 2008 Worldwide Nepalese Students' Organisation- Nepal
Founder President

2006 to date Nepal University of Bergen Alumni Association
Executive Member

2009 to 2011 Nepal Cancer Relief Society, Kathmandu
Executive Member

Engaged in various social service activities such as blood donation, free health camps, school health examinations, monasteries health examinations etc.

Computer Skills

MS Word, Excel, Power Point Presentation, Front Page, Web Page Designing and Statistical analysis using SPSS

Languages

Good command in English, Russian, Hindi, Nepali and Newari languages

Memberships

Permanent Registration with Nepal Medical Council
Life Member, Nepal Medical Association
Life Member, Nepal Cancer Relief Society
Member, Nepal Occupational Safety and Health Association
Member, International Nepalese Biomedical Society
Member, Indoor Air Pollution and Health Forum, Nepal
Corresponding Member, International Society for Infectious Diseases
Member, International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
Member, Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
Member, International Society of Complimentary Medicine Research (ISCMR)