Hello – Manipal Hospital

Today we report from our 2nd and 3rd Stroke Nurse Workshop on December 8th and 9th, 2022. We were allowed to hold this in the beautiful city of Pokhara. The hospital was Manipal Hospital First we were introduced to the hospital by Dr. Ashim Subedi. We were allowed to look at the different departments and […]

Small vessel disease

What a great lecture to start our new Online Lecture Series with! A big thank you Dr. Avinash Chandra for presenting on the topic of “Small Vessel Disease”. Also, thank you to the more than 40 participants who attended the lecture and participated in an interesting discussion. Dr. Avinash talked about cerebral small vessel disease […]

Key Priorities in Acute Stroke Care

Thank you to Dr. Lekhjung Thapa, founder of the Nepal Stroke Association, for a great lecture on “Key Priorities in Acute Stroke Care”. We are excited that more than 35 participants attended and got to learn about the most important steps when it comes to treating stroke patients. The overall take home message from Dr. […]

The stroke nurses community is growing!

A wonderful and exciting time in Nepal came to an end much too quickly. Arrived here in Germany we would like to report about our first Nurse- Workshop at the B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan on December 2nd 2022. 23 nurses participated and showed great interest and commitment to the topic of […]

Stroke Workshops in CMC Hospital Bharatpur

The neuroradiological and neuro-interventional unit of CMC Hospital Bharatpur, represented by the head of the unit Dr. Pradesh Ghimire, has already gone major steps towards being a stroke-ready hospital. One of the last steps is the establishment of the endovascular therapy of acute ischemic stroke, which will presumably be accomplished in the next few months. […]

Challenges and opportunities in stroke care

Today we had another great lecture as part of the Nepal Stroke Online Lecture Series.   Dr. Ashim Subedi from Manipal Hospital in Pokhara, Nepal presented on the topic ‚Challenges and opportunities in stroke care and gave us a good insight into the problems and opportunities in stroke care in Nepal. Dr Ashim presented cases […]

Saving #Precioustime in Dharan!

The Precious Time campaign aims to raise awareness about stroke symptoms and the benefits of acting FAST in the aftermath of a stroke. And the stroke team from BPKIHS in Dharan is part of the worldwide campaign – and what an exceptional part they are! The World Stroke Day on October 29th started in Dharan […]

World Stroke Congress 2022

World Stroke Congress 2022 in Singapore. Reunion of the Nepal Stroke Project Team. Building new friendships. Strengthening old collaborations. Valuable input from all over the world. Inspiring ideas for our work. And we can proudly say: The Nepal Stroke Project was present on the floor– to name it: in 2 posters, 1 talk – and […]

Online Series – Session 4

We are proud to say that our 4th lecture in the Nepal Stroke Online Lecture Series has taken place!! Once again, a number of participants attended the lecture. Thank you so much to all !! =) Thanks to Prof. Dr. Ringleb, one of the most famous stroke experts in Germany, who gave a lecture on […]


Wow! That was memorizable! Professor Hacke gave a talk about “Past, Presence and Future of Acute Stroke Care” – and 80 doctors from Nepal listened excitedly! No matter if stroke experts or stroke newbie – Professor Hacke got us all equally thrilled! The session started with a short and lovely presentation about Professor Hacke himself, given […]