Miss Sarita Panday saritapanday

BSc Nursing, Masters in Public Health/Masters in Health Management

School of Health and Related Research
University of Sheffield
Regent Court
30 Regent Street
S1 4DA

Tel: +44 (0) 114 222 6381

email : s.panday@sheffield.ac.uk


I began my studies at the University of Sheffield in 2012. My PhD topic is the role of socio-cultural and demographic factors in reducing maternal mortality in Nepal. Before my PHD, I did a review in Innovative community based interventions in maternal and neonatal health in fragile states.
I did my Masters in Public Health and Masters in Health Management from University of New South Wales, Australia in 2009 to 2010 under Australian Leadership Award. I did my Bachelor in Science in Nursing (2001-2005) from Nepal.

Research Interests

My research interests are in maternal and neonatal health. I am also interested in geriatric health care services.

Teaching Interests

My teaching interests involve research methodology, and maternal health.

Professional activities

Member of Nepal Public Health Professional Council,
Member of Nepal Nursing Council,
Member of Association of Nepalese Alumni from Australia (ANAA)

Current projects

• Doing a research work with University Grant Commission, Nepal

Completed project work and review

“Assessment of the level of stress among Geriatric Population aged over 65 Years in urban area of Dharan" conducted for the partial fulfillment of degree of B. Sc. Nursing in BPKIHS.

“Description of Influenza Outbreaks and Evaluation of Vaccine Effectiveness for influenza A and B vaccination in three influenza outbreaks in aged care facilities of Sydney, Australia”.

Conference Presentation in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 13-15 December, 2012. “Innovative Community Interventions (ICIs) to improve strategies for implementation and up–scaling of Maternal and Neonatal Health services in fragile states: a realist review” WHO supported evidence synthesis research