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Bimala SharmaCountry of origin: Nepal Currently in: Nepal, Pokhara Metropolitan General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Degrees2018 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Current Research Activities
Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
major Research Work are on : Adolescent Health , mental health, substance abuse, Sexual health and HIV/AIDS, Physical activity and Healthy City
Publications resulting from Research:
Sharma, B., & Nam, E. W. (2018). Condom Use at Last Sexual Intercourse and Its Correlates among Males and Females Aged 15–49 Years in Nepal. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(3), 535. 2. Sharma, B., Chavez, R. C., & Nam, E. W. E. W. (2018). Prevalence and correlates of insufficient physical activity in school adolescents in Peru. Revista de SaúdePública, 52, 51. 3. Sharma, B., Lee, T. H., & Nam, E. W. (2017). Loneliness, Insomnia and Suicidal Behavior among School-Going Adolescents in Western Pacific Island Countries: Role of Violence and Injury. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(7), 791. 4. Sharma, B., Nam, E. W., Kim, D., Yoon, Y. M., Kim, Y., & Kim, H. Y. (2016). Role of gender, family, lifestyle and psychological factors in self-rated health among urban adolescents in Peru: a school-based cross-sectional survey. BMJ Open, 6(2), e010149. 5. Sharma, B., Nam, E. W., Kim, H. Y., & Kim, J. K. (2015). Factors associated with suicidal ideation and suicide attempt among school-going urban adolescents in Peru. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(11), 14842-14856. 6. Sharma, B., Nam, E. W., Kim, H. Y., Kim, J. K., & Vasquez Paja, D. J. (2017). Socio-environmental and behavioral correlates of having ever had sexual intercourse among adolescents in Peru: a school-based cross-sectional study. International Journal of Sexual Health, 29(2), 115-123.
7. Sharma, B., Cosme Chavez, R., Jeong, A. S., & Nam, E. W. (2017). Television Viewing and Its Association with Sedentary Behaviors, Self-Rated Heath and Academic Performance among Secondary School Students in Peru. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(4), 383. 8. Sharma, B., Nam, E. W., Kim, H. Y., & Kim, J. K. (2016). The influence of witnessing inter-parental violence and bullying victimization in involvement in fighting among adolescents: evidence from a school-based cross-sectional survey in Peru. Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, 6(1), 27. 9. Sharma, B, Poudyal AK, Shrestha B. Perceived Risk of HIV infection among Spouses of migrant Workers and Non-migrants in Bardiya District, Nepal. Journal of Health and Allied Science. 2012, 2: 11-13. 10. Sharma, B, Tiwari, B.R, Ghimire. P, Malla, S. Gender Prospective: Routes of Transmission and Care Seeking of HIV among HIV Infected Individuals Attending for CD4 T Cell Count in Kathmandu, Nepal. Journal of Health and Allied Science, 2013, 3(1);411-13. 11. Nam, E. W., Sharma, B., Kim, H. Y., Paja, D. J. V., Yoon, Y. M., Lee, S. H., ... & Kim, J. K. (2015). Obesity and Hypertension among School-going Adolescents in Peru. Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, 5(2), 60. 12. Shah, R., Sharma, B., Khanal, V., Pandey, U. K., Vishwokarma, A., &Malla, D. K. (2015). Factors associated with neonatal deaths in Chitwan district of Nepal. BMC Research Notes, 8(1), 1-8. 13. Sharma, B., Tiwari, B.R., Gautam, S., Gautam, G., Ghimire. P., Malla, S. CD4 T Cell Count in HIV Infected People Visiting forAssessment of Eligibility to Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy at Nepal Public Health Laboratory, Kathmandu. J-GMC-N, 2013, Vol. 6 (1).
14. Sharma, B., & Nam, E. W. A Healthy City Project: A Case Study of Wonju City, South Korea and its Relevance to the Cities in Nepal. Journal of Gandaki Medical College-Nepal, 10(1), 34-42. 15. Tiwari, B. R., Ghimire, P., Malla, S., Sharma, B., & Karki, S. (2013). Intestinal parasitic infection among the HIV-infected patients in Nepal. The Journal of infection in developing countries, 7(07), 550-555. 16. Tiwari, B. R., Karki, S., Ghimire, P., Sharma, B., &Malla, S. (2013). Improvement in immunological parameters in patients receiving highly active anti-retroviral therapy in Nepal. Japanese journal of infectious diseases, 66(3), 252-255.
17. Tiwari, B. R., Karki, S., Ghimire, P., Sharma, B., &Malla, S. (2012). Factors associated with high prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected people visiting for assessment of eligibility for highly active antiretroviral therapy in Kathmandu, Nepal. WHO South-East Asia of public health, 1(4), 404.
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:ResearchTeaching