Dermatology

Dr. SMRITI SHRESTHA

 smriti

MBBS, MD Dermatology
Lecturer, Department of Dermatology
Dhulikhel Hospital Kathmandu University Hospital
Nepal Medical Council Registration No. 8132
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Academic qualifications:
MD (Masters Degree in Dermatology) College of Medical Sciences, Bharatpur, Chitwan. Kathmandu University, 2014
MBBS (Bachelor in Medicine and Bachelor in Surgery)
Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences (KUSMS), Dhulikhel Kathmandu University, 2008
Work Experiences:

  • Worked as a Medical Officer at Dhulikhel hospital, Kathmandu university teaching hospital in Department of Emergency Feb 2009-Agust 2009
  • Worked as a Medical Officer at Man Mohan Memorial Community Hospital Sept 2009- Feb 2009.
  • Worked as a Teaching Assistant at Taishan Medical University, Taian, Shangdong, China March 2010-July2010
  • Worked as a Teaching Assistant at Qiqihar Medical University, Qiqihar, China Sept 2010-Jan 2011.
  • Worked as a part time Medical officer at Community Service Academy Nepal, Bharatpur between 2009-2011. Visited several rural remote areas of Syangja, Gorkha, Chitwan, Tanahun, Barabise, Paanchkhal to provide free health care services.
  • Working as a Lecturer in the Department of Dermatology since 8th Oct 2014 till date.

Research work:
Poster presentation (Progressive Nodular Histiocytosis – Case history) at Ninth National Conference of Society of Dermatologists,Venereologists and Leprologists of Nepal(SODVELONCON-2012) on 30-31 March 2012
Oral presentation (Original research on efficacy of high dose short course oral steroids in the management of Toxic epidermal necrolysis) at Xth National Conference of Society of Dermatologists, Venerologists and Leprologists of Nepal (SODVELONCON-2012) on 2nd April 2013
Poster presentation (Necrobiosis lipoidica in a non-diabetic patient) at Xth National Conference of Society of Dermatologists, Venerologists and Leprologists of Nepal (SODVELONCON-2012) on 2nd April 2013
Oral presentation (Hirsutism: an approach) at XIIIth National Conference of Society of Dermatologists, Venerologists and Leprologists of Nepal (SODVELONCON-2015) on 21st March 2015.
Thesis entitled: Lichen planus and its clinico-histopathological correlation.

Training and academic participation

  • Training at Leprosy Mission Hospital, Anandaban from 5th Dec 2014 to 20th Dec 2014.
  • Participated in the 23rd annual STI and HIV research training from 20th July 2015 to 30th July 2015 at Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA.
  • Participated at a workshop from 28th Nov 2015 to 30th Nov 2015 on "Challenges in the management of reactions in leprosy" in Leprosy Mission Hospital Anandaban.