DOCTOR'S Profile
ABOUT Dr. Marina Vaidya Shrestha


Dr Marina Vaidya Shrestha is working as Assistant Professor in Department of Community Medicine. She had graduated (MBBS) form Russia and pursued her Master’s degree (MD) form Kathmandu University. She had started her Career as lecturer in Community Medicine form Nepal Medical College Jorpati. Later she joined Kathmandu Medical College in 2016.Before that she gained her clinical experience in Obs and Gynae in Prasuti Griha and other private clinics.

She had professional affiliation with Nepalese society of Community Medicine and Nepal Medical Association as Life member .She had participated in National and International conferences and presented in International conferences also.

Dr. Marina Vaidya Shrestha
Assistant Professor
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She had graduated (MBBS) form

Master’s degree (MD) form

Kathmandu University

  1. Shrestha MV and Shakya B;   "A community study of self-reported gynecological morbidities in Lalitpur"; Nepal Medical College Journal 2017; 19 (1): 46-49.


  1. Marina V. Shrestha and; “Health seeking behavior among women in Bhimtar, Sindhupalchowk district of Nepal” International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health (IJCMPH) 2017 (; Vol 4, No 6 (2017)


  1. Naresh Manandhar, Marina Vaidya Shrestha, Sunil Kumar Joshi; "Prevalence of Alcohol Consumption and Knowledge About Alcohol at Bhimtar, Sindhupalchowk" Journal of Nepal Medical Association 2017;56(207):293-7
  2. Marina Vaidya Shrestha, Manandhar, N., & Joshi, S. (2018). Study on Knowledge and Practices of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene among Secondary School StudentsJournal of College of Medical Sciences-Nepal14(3), 160-165.
  3. Marina Vaidya Shrestha, Shiva Raj Adhikari, Naresh Manandhar, Bishnu P Choulagai, Bandana Pradhan. Household   Expenditure   on   Diarrhea   Treatment   among Under Five Children in Godavari Municipality of Nepal.J Nepal Health Res Counc 2019 Jul-Sep;17(44): 351-6
  4. Marina Vaidya Shrestha,Naresh Manandhar,Sunil k Joshi. Awareness on social health insurance scheme among people of Bhaktapur Municipality.JNHRC.2020Jul-Sep;18(48):422-5.doi:
  5.  Marina Vaidya Shrestha,Naresh Manandhar,Subash Chandra sharma, Sunil k Joshi. Gaming disorder among medical college students during COVID-19 Pandemic lockdown.KUMJ.2020;covid-19 Special Issue70(2):48-52
  6. Marina Vaidya Shrestha,Naresh Manandhar,Sabita Jyoti. Assessing the knowledge, attitude and practice towards prevention of COVID-19 among undergraduate medical college students.JCMC.2021;11(35):73-7
  7. Marina Vaidya Shrestha.Sunil Kumar Joshi. Gynaecological problems among elderly women living in old age homes of Kathmandu Valley. Manuscript sent to NJST
  8. Marina Vaidya Shrestha, Naresh Manandhar, Sunil k Joshi. Burnout among healthcare professionals in Nepal: An analytical study. IJOSH, Volume 11, No, 2, 2021 (p-ISSN 2738-9707, e-ISSN 2091-0878) DOI:
  9. Marina Vaidya Shrestha, Bishnu P Choulagai, Tista Prasai, Shiva Raj Adhikari, Bandana Pradhan. Factors associated with Diarrheal disease among under five children in Godawari Municipality of Nepal. Journal of Health and Social Sciences 2021; 6,2:269-280. DOI 10.19204/2021/fctr12
  10.  Jyoti Prabha Bharati, Sanjay Ulak, Merina Vaidya Shrestha, Sanjaya Mani Dixit, Anna Acharya, Ashish Bhattarai. Self-medication in Primary Dysmenorrhea among Medical and Nursing Undergraduate Students of a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study.  J Nepal Med Assoc 2021;59(238): 537-41. doi: 10.31729/jnma.6397


  1. Smriti Mulmi,Marina Vaidya Shrestha,Sandeep Pradhan.Abdominal Ultrasound as Imaging diagnostic modality for patients with pain abdomen. J Nepal Med Assoc. under publication
  2. Smriti Mulmi,Marina Vaidya Shrestha,Narayan Bikram Thapa.Ultrasound correlation of Transcerebellar diameter with LMP in 2nd and 3rd trimester pregnancy.Journal of Nobel medical College.Under publication.
  3. Marina Vaidya Shrestha,Sankar Khanal, Bishnu P Choulagai, Shiva Raj Adhikari, Bandana Pradhan. Effect of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) on Child Health with Reference to Diarrheal Disease and Nutritional Status in Godawari Municipality,Lalitpur : A cohort study. Sent for peer review in International Journal.
  4. Lifestyle behaviours among general population during lockdown period in context of COVID-19 pandemic.Under data collection.