The Directors

Prof. Dr. Sunil Kumar Joshi

Director
NIRC, KMC, Nepal
Lead for the Workstream - Effective and Cost-effective Interventions

Prof. Dr. Julie Mytton

Director and Chief Investigator
NIRC, Bristol, UK
Advisor for the Workstream - Evidence through Data

Research Team

Dr. Emer Brangan

Senior Research Fellow
NIRC, Bristol, UK
Workstream Lead - GCRF QR

Dr. Puspa Raj Pant

Research Fellow
NIRC, Bristol, UK
Workstream Lead - Engaging Stakeholder

Dr. Santosh Bhatta

Research Associate
NIRC, Bristol, UK
Workstream Lead - Evidence through Data

Mr. Amrit Banstola

Research Associate
NIRC, Bristol, UK
University of the West of England

Dr. Alice Colombo

Research Administrator
NIRC, Bristol, UK

Ms. Elisha Joshi

Senior Research Associate
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

Ms. Sumiksha Bhatta

Data Manager
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

Ms. Prerita Joshi

Research Administrator
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

Ms. Bidhya Pandey

Research Associate
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

Ms. Preeti Gautam

Research Associate
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

Mr. Anish Khadka

RDR Research Associate
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

Mr. Sunil Paudel

Research Associate
NIRC, KMC, Nepal

NIRC Research Themes

Dr. Paul Pilkinton

Senior Lecturer Public Health,
University of the West of England
Advisor - Road Danger Reduction

Dr. Toity Deave

Advisor - Home Safety
Asso. Prof Child and Family Health, University of the West of England

Gary Smart

Advisor - First Response
Programme lead Paramedic Science University of the West of England

Dr. Matthew Ellis

Advisor - Capacity Building and Sustainability
Senior Lecturer Global Health, University of Bristol

Dr. Dan Magnus

Principal Investigator NIRC Hospital Injury Surveillance project

Research Associate, NIRC, University of Bristol Principal Investigator NIRC Hospital Injury Surveillance project

Collaborators in Nepal

Dr. Sunil Raja Manandhar

Research and Training Officer
MIRA, Lead Worksteam 4 Consultant Neonatalogist

Krishna Ghimire


Nepal Red Cross Society

Writu Bhatta Rai


Swatantrata Abhiyan Nepal

International collaborators

Prof. Peter Blair


University of Bristol

Mai Baquedano


University of Bristol

Prof. Felix Ritchie


University of the West of England, Bristol

Prof. John Parkin


University of the West of England, Bristol

Emma Bird


University of the West of England, Bristol

Dr. Issy Bray


University of the West of England, Bristol

Dr. Richard Kimberlee


University of the West of England, Bristol

Lizzie Green


University of the West of England, Bristol

Dr. Kamran Ul Baset


Centre for Injury Prevention and Research, Bangladesh

Martin Thierry Jasper Vet


Safe Crossings

Other members/collaborators of NIRC

Prof. Dharma Manandhar


Mother Infant and Research Activities

Dr. Reuben Samuel


World Health Organization, Nepal