NEPHA's Public Health Definition

 

Preamble of NEPHA

Nepal Public Health Association is a organized, autonomous, nonpolitical, nonprofit and civil organization of public health professionals in Nepal which aims to organize all the public health professionals and to develop and extend their professional abilities, preserve their right  and will support to government and non-government organization through providing need based necessary input in the process of development of policy and plan formulation, implementation, evaluation and research related to public health service and educational development to uplift the public health standard of people at optimum level by ensuring quality, easily accessible and more organized public health service.

 

Definition of Public Health in Context of Nepal

“Science of health which keeps aim to sustainable uplift and maintaining human health at optimum standard through the execution of scientific evidence into behavioural effect.”

 

Definition of Public Health Service 

“Directly delivering of services through combined and collaborative effort to all type of community/people or to certain targeted community/people to sustainable uplift and maintaining human health at optimum standard through the execution of public health scientific evidence into behavioural effect.”

 

Definition of Public Health Professional 

“Those professionals, are directly involved to deliver of services through combined and collaborative effort to all type of community/people or to certain targeted community/people to sustainable uplift and maintaining human health at optimum standard through the execution of public health scientific evidence into behavioural effect by providing health service, teach public health, conduct public health research and provide public health related training to support public health development and having at least bachelor level degree in public health related subject from the recognized university or equivalent level of other academic institution.” 

 

Definition of Public Health Expert

“Those professionals are directly involved to provide health service, teach public health, conduct public health research and provide public health related training to support public health development and having at least master level degree from the recognized university or equivalent level of other academic institution with 15 years of work experiences on subject related to public health science of health which keeps aim to sustainable uplift and maintaining human health at optimum standard through the execution of scientific evidence into behavioural effect.”

 

OR

“Those professionals are directly involved to provide health service, teach public health, conduct public health research and provide public health related training to support public health development and having Ph.D degree after master degree in public health related subject from the recognized university or equivalent level of other academic institution with 5 years of experiences on subject related to public health science of health which keeps aim to sustainable uplift and maintaining human health at optimum standard through the execution of scientific evidence into behavioural effect.”

Contact

Nepal Public Health Association
Jeet Jung Marg, Thapathali Height

Kathmandu-11, Nepal
Phone: 01-4248513, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Url: www.nepha.org.np

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