Board Members of Hospice Nepal

Dr. Om Rajbhandary | President

He is actively involved in a social organization like Hospice Nepal, Past president of Nepal Ambulance Service & President Elect of Rotary Club of Kasthamandap. He is affiliated with various national & international institutions. He is an executive chairman of Brihat Group developing various housing projects. Being an enthusiastic entrepreneur he has been passionately mentoring startups and helping the business to grow to new level.


Dr. Pradeep Vaidya | Immediate Past President

He is the Professor of surgery in Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital.. He is a developer and instructor for palliative care and disaster risk management course and conducts it nationally and internationally regularly. He is also the President of Nepalese Society of Gastroenterology and the President of Nepal Ambulance Service.


Dr. Paras Kumar Acharya | Vice President

He is Professor of Internal Medicine and at present holds the post of Registrar at Patan Academy of Health Sciences. He was the Founding Vice Chancellor of Karnali Academy of Health Sciences and is also active in the area of Emergency Medical Service as Vice President of Nepal Ambulance Service.


Mr. Sajjan BS Thapa | General Secretary

He has 25 years of experience in legal field in all areas of law. He has been practicing law upon finishing law schools from India and USA. He runs his legal practice advising/ representing international & domestic clients from his own law firm and focuses in corporate laws and other commercial matters along with other economic laws


Mr. Sailesh Vaidya | Treasurer

He has extensive experience of over two Decades in various fields, Banking, manufacturing, project management & Hospitals' financial affairs and has at present established First Oncology Pharmaceutical manufacturing Unit in Nepal (Tizig Pharma Pvt. Ltd.) as Executive Director. His enthusiasm for contribution towards the society is articulated association with Rotary and Hospice Nepal


Prof. Dr. Rajesh N Gongal | Executive Member

He is a vice-chancellor (VC) of Patan Academy of Health Sciences (PAHS). He had previously been facilitating in the capacity of Rector at PAHS before being appointed in the position of VC. He is the founding chairman and consultant at Hospice Nepal, founding chairman at Primary Trauma Care Nepal, and founding president at Nepal Ambulance Service. Besides that, he currently presides as Chief Editor of the Journal of Society of Surgeons of Nepal (JSSN) and many relevant positions at different health institutions and research institutes.


Mrs. Purnima Rajbhandary | Executive Member

She is an Executive Director of Brihat Group with several years of experience in Real Estate. Earlier to Brihat Group she was in Ace Development Bank as a Senior Manager.