June 14, 2021

KRIBS Educational Resources


BioMedicum Seminar Series-14

Title: How to Approach Sequencing Data in Clinical Diagnosis

Guest Speaker: Dr. Sailendra Pradhananga, Ph.D.


Center for Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory Medicine

Region, Skane, Lund, Sweden

Date: 7 September 2023

BioMedicum Seminar Series-13

Title: Deciphering Clinical Utility of the Microbiome

Guest Speaker: Dr. Santosh Thapa, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas USA

Date: 28 July 2023

BioMedicum Seminar Series-12

Seminar Title: Listening in on Your Neighbors: Eavesdropping Promotes Competitiveness in   Polymicrobial Communities

Date and Time: 30 June 2023; 10:00 AM (Time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal)

Speaker Guest: Dr. Pratik Koirala

Postdoctoral Researcher, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School


Seminar Title: Biodegradable Polymers for Various Applications

Date and Time: 25th May 2023; 3:00 PM (Time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal)

Presenter: Dr. Prabhat Bhusal, PhD

University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

Seminar Title: Purification and structural study of protein complexes

Date and Time: 30 March 2023 1:45 am (Time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal)

PresenterSudeep Karki, Ph.D. (Post-Doctoral Researcher), Institute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Seminar title: SARS-CoV-2 and broadly neutralizing antibody

Date and Time: 24th February 2023 1:45 am (time zone: Kathmandu, Nepal)

Presenter: Dr. Lok Bahadur Shrestha, MD, PhD Scholar, School of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Seminar title: Life history trade-offs-Growth Vs Longevity in House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

Date: 24th November 2022

Presenter: Raunak Shrestha, PhD., Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center University of California, San Francisco

Seminar title: Life history trade-offs-Growth Vs Longevity in House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

Date: 29 September 2022

Presenter: Anuj Ghimire, Ph.D. Zoology North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota

Seminar title: Leveraging human genetics to understand human diseases

Date: 25 August 2022

Presenter: Yadav Sapkota, Ph.D., Assistant Member St. Jude Faculty Epidemiology and Cancer Control Department


Seminar title: Overview on Biologics cell line Development and Manufacturing: Automation and Process Analytics

Date: 28 July 2022

Presenter: Bijay Raj Khanal, Senior scientist and Digital Pioneer, AstraZeneca, Frederick, MD, USA

Seminar title: From origin of life on Earth to saving billions of lives during Covid pandemic. (m)RNA takes the stage again

Date: 30 June 2022

Presenter: Dr. Raghav R. Poudyal, Senior Scientist at Pfizer- Biomedicine Design

Seminar title: Regulation of Carotenoid Biosynthesis in Leaf.

Date: 31 March 2022

Presenter: Dr. Namraj Dhami, Executive Director Pokhara University Research Center and Associate Professor (Medicinal Botany), School of Health and Allied Sciences

Seminar title: Understanding the role of cell wall in differential growth in Arabidopsis thaliana.

Date: 24 February 2022

Presenter: Dr. Bibek Aryal, Postdoctoral Scientist Umeå Plant Science Centre, Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Sweden

Seminar title: Nutritional interventions improve metabolic health via autophagy regulation.

Date: 30 December 2021

Presenter: Dr. Rajesh Chaudhary, Postdoctoral Scientist, Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, USA


Seminar title: Metabolic reprogramming of pancreatic stromal cells as a therapeutic tool in pancreatic cancer.

Date: 28 October, 2021

Presenter: Dr. Anouschka Akerman, Post-doctoral Researcher, Immunovirology and Pathogenesis Program, Kirby Institute

Seminar title: Mass Spectrometry based Proteomics: Principles, Perspectives, and Challenges

Date: 24th June, 2021

Presenter: Dr. Suresh Poudel, Scientist at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Seminar title: Long-term SARS-CoV-2 specific memory B cells in COVID-19 patients

Date: 27th May 2021

Presenter: Harikrishnan Balachandran, Ph.D. Candidate, Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales