Planning and Sharing Meeting with Stakeholders, Banke
On 4th August 2021, District level Planning and Sharing Meeting for the Epidemic Intelligence project was organized in Nepalgunj, Banke district. The objectives of the meeting were
- to share and plan the Standard Operating Procedures/study protocol with concerned district level stakeholders
- to develop common understanding on detail implementation plan
The meeting was conducted with the active presence of distinguished government guests, Dr. Prakash Thapa, Medical Superintendent, Bheri Hospital; Ms. Kalpana Ghimire, Lab Technician, Provincial Public Health Laboratory and Mr. Dhir Jung Shah, Chief of Health Office, Banke; along with Dr. Maxine Caws, Principle Investigator, BNMT Nepal, Mr. Raghu Dhital, Acting Executive Director, BNMT Nepal as well as the project managers, district program coordinators and community health supervisors of BNMT Nepal.
Amid the COVID19 restrictions and risks, utmost precautionary measures were strictly followed in the meeting.
The meeting was successful in communicating and engaging all the distinguished government officials on detailed implementation plan and study protocols. The meeting also discussed about the forms and formats to be used in the project. We thank all the participants for their time, expertise, enthusiastic contributions and valuable ideas contributed during this meeting. We look forward to working together for the successful delivery of the Epidemic Intelligence project.