Mohan Raj Sharma, MD, is a Professor, Director of Research of the Institute of Medicine, and Head of the Department of Neurosurgery at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. He is also the Editor of the Journal of Neuroscience in Rural Practice and the Journal of Global Neurosurgery.
Dr. Sharma was President of the Nepalese Society of Neurosurgeons (2017-2019), Chairman of the Institutional Review Board (2014-2021), Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Nepal Journal of Neuroscience (2004-2015). He has numerous publications in various journals and chapter books. In 2015, Dr. Sharma also developed national guidelines for head and spinal injury, which were approved and implemented by the Nepal government.
Dr. Sharma’s special interests include cerebrovascular and skill based surgery, biostatistics and public health, neurosurgical education, research and publications, and global surgery.