COAS of Nepal Army Gen Purna Chandra Thapa visited Nepalese Army Institute of Health Sciences on 13 Poush, 2077 (27 December, 2020). Gen Thapa was received by Executive Director of NAIHS Maj Gen Nagendra Bahadur KC (Retired) and other members of administration.\
Executive Director briefed Gen Thapa on various aspects of institution including academic activities, activities done during COVID-19 pandemic, vision of NAIHS, maintenance activities, faculty development plans, research activities & future possibilities and other relevant activities in the institute. The briefing was attended by basic science and clinical professors and administrative staffs.\
Gen Thapa interacted with professors and administrative staffs and gave guidance on various aspects of NAIHS. He encouraged all to increase research activities, revise
karyabidhi to make better career plan for all staffs and activate Alumni of NAIHS in future. He also shared plans about National Defense University and advised all to make conscious effort to make NAIHS, a center of excellence.
During interaction he assured everyone regarding up gradation of IT facilities as per need, support for starting postmortem services in NAIHS. He also instructed all to make detail plan to start College of Dental Surgery under NAIHS.Published Date: 03 Jan, 2021