Mr. Bimal Kumar Khen Shrestha has more than 15 years of working experience in the food science and nutrition discipline. Establishing himself working abroad for more than 10 years as research scholar, he has been working in Nepal under various nutrition related projects to improve maternal and child health nutrition. Mr. Khen Shrestha has sound knowledge and experience in health systems, operations research, and programme based monitoring and evaluation in the context of Nepal. His profound knowledge on nutrition, passionate to work for marginalized population in hard-to-reach and ground to earth nature areas makes him versatile.
His areas of expertise lies in the field of Health Systems Research, Operational Research, Policy and Strategy Development, Monitoring and Evaluation, Partnership, Coordination, Research Mobilization and Project Management.
As a Senior Technical Officer – Nutrition at HERD, he is responsible to provide technical leadership/support/facilitation in designing and implementation of MSNP related nutritional intervention activities. His areas of expertise include technical backstopping regarding designing of the project plans, its implementation strategy, report writing and developing research and policy briefing. He takes full responsibility of project risk management by analyzing data, anticipating, identifying and mitigating risk factors.