Research Program


The Child Health Research Program (CHRP) of Institute of Medicine Kathmandu (IOM) and Jackson Foundation has been jointly conducting several studies on the etiology, risk factors, and interactions of enteric infection, malnutrition and its consequences of child health development at the Siddhi Memorial Hospital since 2010. SMH is a regional centre for the CHRP. This program uses the hospitals space, facilities and clients to conduct important research on childhood diseases and development in the Bhaktapur community.

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