|BIRAJ KARMACHARYA, CO-DIRECTOR
MPH Candidate School of Public Health; PhD University of Washington (2015); MSc Mahidol University, Thailand (2006); MBBS Kathmandu University, Nepal (2002). Biraj is a Fulbright fellow from Nepal who recently completed his PhD in Epidemiology and is finishing his MPH in Global Health at the UW. He also leads the Department of Community Programs at Dhulikhel Hospital-Kathmandu University Hospital, and has a decade of experience developing rural community health programs and forging international collaborations for academic training and research in Nepal.
|DAVID CITRIN, CO-DIRECTOR
PhD University of Washington (2012); MPH University of Washington (2011). David is an Affiliate Instructor in the Departments of Anthropology and Global Health at UW, and has been working and conducting research in Nepal since 2001. He was a Fulbright-Hays Fellow to Nepal in 2009-2010 and brings experience in medical anthropology and global public health, implementation research, and monitoring and evaluation. David is also the Director of Impact for Possible, an organization that partners with the Government of Nepal to strengthen public sector healthcare delivery systems in Nepal.
|SCOTT HALLIDAY, PROGRAM COORDINATOR
MS Boston University (2014). Scott has over 5 years of academic programming experience in Nepal. He was an intern in Community Medicine and Public Health in the Department of Community Programs at Dhulikhel Hospital-Kathmandu University Hospital and contributes his experience in international studies, global public health, implementation research, and program capacity building.