Focus and Scope

JKMC is a multidisciplinary, peer reviewed, open access, quarterly journal which publishes a wide range of scientific works including original research papers, case reports, reviews, audits, editorials, book reviews and articles from medical students. It includes work from basic science, clinical science, dental, nursing and other related medical fields.

Being a journal from a rapidly growing medical institution, both clinically and academically, it encourages all medical science communities to contribute to the scientific literature via JKMC.

Publication Frequency

Journal of Kathmandu Medical Journal is a quarterly journal.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

Abhinav Vaidya
Professor,
Department of Community Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal.
E-mail: dr.abhinavaidya@gmail.com

Founding Chief Editor

Manindra R Baral
Professor, Department of Paediatrics
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal.
E-mail: drmrbaral@gmail.com

Executive Editor

Arti S. Pandey
Professor and Head
Department of Biochemistry,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal.
E-mail: rtpandey@yahoo.com

Managing Editors

Jenash Acharya
Assistant Professor,
Department of Forensic Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: jenashacharya65@gmail.com

Narayani Paudel
Associate Professor,
Department of Nursing,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: paudelgn@gmail.com

Sanjaya M Dixit

Assistant Professor,
Department of Pharmacology,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E-mail: sanjayadixit@gmail.com

Editorial Members

Amit Thapa
Professor and Head,
Unit of Neurological Surgery,
Department of Surgery,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: dramitthapa@yahoo.com

Binod Gautam
Associate Professor,
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: gautambinod@hotmail.com

Chandra P Bhatt
Associate Professor,
Department of Microbiology,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: drcpbhatt@gmail.com

Deepak K Roy

Lecturer,
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E-mail: drdeepak48@gmail.com

Eurek Ranjit

Lecturer,
Department of Surgery,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E-mail: eurek2007@gmail.com

Naresh Manandhar

Assistant Professor,
Department of Community Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal.

E-mail: nareshsayami@yahoo.com 

Pashupati Regmi
Consultant,
Department of Radiology,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: regmidrp@hotmail.com

Rachana Sharma
Lecturer,
Department of Psychiatry,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: srachana@hotmail.com

Ramesh Dhakhwa
Assistant Professor,
Department of Pathology,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: rdhakhwa@gmail.com

Subash Pant

Lecturer, 
Department of Internal Medicine, 
Kathmandu Medical College, 
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: subash_pant@hotmail.com

Tanka Bohara
Assistant Professor,
Department of Surgery,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: tankaprasad.bohara@gmail.com

Assistant Editors

Ashik Rajak
Intern Doctor,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: ashikrj7@gmail.com

Asmita Khatri

Nursing Student,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: asmitakhatri1996@gmail.com

Nayan Kamal Sainju
Medical Officer,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: nayansainju105@gmail.com

Prasamsa Pande

Medical Student,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: prasamsa.pande07@gmail.com

Rakesh Kumar Shah
Medical Officer,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: shahrakesh1326@gmail.com

Subij Shakya

Medical Student,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: subijsakya2@gmail.com

Publication Support

Nirmal Bista
Assistant Librarian,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: bistanirmal05@gmail.com

Patrons

Rabendra R Pandey
Chairman, KMC Public Limited
E-mail: chairmankmc@kmc.edu.np

Editorial Advisory Board

Arpana Neopane
Professor,
Department of Internal Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: arpana.neopane@gmail.com

Babu R Shrestha

Professor,
Department of Internal Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E-mail: barashrestha@yahoo.co.in

Banshi K Malla

Associate Professor,
Department of Anatomy,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

Chanda Karki
Professor,
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: chandabkarki@hotmail.com

Dambar B Karki
Professor,
Department of Internal Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: dbkarkikmc@gmail.com 

 Hemang Dixit
Professor,
Medical Education Department,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal
E-mail: h2dixit@gmail.com

Rameswari Shrestha

Associate Professor,
Department of Nursing,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E- mail: ramshresthakmc@gmail.com

Sabeena Bhattarai

Professor,
Department of Dermatology,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E-mail: sabeenab@gmail.com 

Siddharth Dixit

Associate Professor,
Department of Dental Science,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal

E-mail: siddharthdxt@gmail.com

Sunil K Joshi

Professor,
Department of Community Medicine,
Kathmandu Medical College,
Kathmandu, Nepal.

E-mail: drsunilkj@gmail.com

 

Article Processing Charges

Journal of Kathmandu Medical College does NOT charge authors for article submission and processing fees.