Olg age home team

Prof. Dr. Lochana Shrestha

(Geriatric Specialist), MBBS, MD, MIPH, Geriatric Fellowship, Dementia Care

Academic Qualifications

  • MBBS(Bangladesh)
  • MD Community Medicine (Kasturba Medical College, Manipal)
  • MIPH(Sydney, Australia)
  • Fellow Geriatric Medicine(India) Dementia Specialist


Over 25 years of experience in Community Medicine Career, Articles on MCH, Diabetes, HIV/AIDS, Geriatrics in National and International Journals


To participate and implement Preventive Medicine and Public Health activities, focusing on Geriatric Care Services and other vulnerable group of people for the promotion of health of all people.

Current Engagements

  • Prof And HoD, Dept Of Community Medicine, Nepalese army Institute of health science (NAIHS)
  • Chairman , Health Home Care Nepal Pvt Limited(First Elderly Care home in Nepal owned by Doctor)
  • Council Member UN International Institute On Ageing
  • Chairperson, Institutional Review Board NAIHS
  • Member of Ethical Review board of Nepal Health research Council
  • Director Planning Research & Development NAIHS
  • President Nepalese Society of Community Medicine
  • Life Member Alzheimer And Related Dementia Society Nepal
  • Member Senior Citizens federation of Nepal
  • Member Technical working group on Geriatrics, Nepal
  • General Secretary, Nepal Charter Of Asian Association Of Transfusion Medicine
  • Board Member Nepal Public Health Foundation
  • Member Association Of Nepalese Alumni From Australia
  • Member International Federation Of Ageing
  • Member International Vitamin D Council
  • Member International HIV/ AIDS Alliance

Previous Engagements

  • TB And HIV AIDS Advisor, Save The Children International
  • Epidemiologist, SAARC TB And HIV.AIDS Centers
  • Short Term Consultancy On HIV/AIDS On WHO
  • Focal Person For HIV/AIDS At NCASC
  • Resource Person And Facilitator For Trainings On HIV/AIDS In Different SAARC Countries