Dhirendra Paudel

110 Smriti Marg, Pokhara 05, 33700, Gandaki, Nepal · [email protected] · paudeldhirendra.com.np

Dr. Dhirendra Paudel is a psychiatrist in Nepal. His research interests include psychotherapeutic interventions, psychopharmacology, and sleep medicine.


Dhaulagiri Hospital, Baglung, Gandaki, Nepal


• Clinical management of patients with mental health problems.
• Administrative role as Medical Officer of Government of Nepal.

Sep 2019–Current

Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

Residency in Department of Psychiatry

• Clinical management of patients in the psychiatric department.
• Data collection and data analysis.
• Research assistance in Sleep Medicine, Suicide and Cognitive Behavior Therapy.

Sep 2015–Jun 2019

Private Practitioner | Freelancer

Medical Doctor/Advisor

• Self-employed medical doctor in private clinic.
• Advisor to Junior Healthcare Foundation (Non-government Organization), Pokhara.

May 2013–Aug 2015

Ilam District Hospital

Medical Officer

• Patient care as a medical doctor.
• Data collection on diseases presenting to hospital.
• Administrative role as Medical Officer of Government of Nepal.
• Acted as District Health Officer and conducted various health camps.

Apr 2011–Apr 2013


Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

Master of Medicine in Psychiatry and Mental Health
• Nepal Government Full Scholarship PG, Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal

Universal College of Medical Sciences and Teaching Hospital, Tribhuvan University, Bhairahawa, Nepal

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
• Nepal Government Full Scholarship MBBS, Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal

Research and Publications

Accreditation and Association


Nepal Medical Council
Permanent Registration: Medical Doctor, 2013; Speciality(Pscychiatry), 2019


Psychiatry Association of Nepal


Mental Health Services
  • Mental Health Supprot.
  • Intervention Planning (Psychopharmacology and/or Psychotherapy).
  • Case Management.

  • Scientific Publications and Author Services
  • Teachings and Trainings
  • Cross Platform/Browser Designing, Testing & Debugging

Data Analysis
  • Proficient SPSS, intermediate R, SAS and Excel.

  • Proficient English and Nepalese; intermediate Mandarin and Hindi.

Text Editors and Tools
  • GIMP, Gedit, Sublime text ..


  • Apart from being a psychiatrist, he enjoys teaching and trainings.
    When forced indoors, He loves writing literature and academic writings. When he’s not practicing medicine, he’s probably playing with programming languages, reading and writing.

Literary Work

Awards & Certifications

  • Emergency Room Trauma Course
  • Rapid Response Team
  • ToT on Mental Health
  • Good Clinical Practice
  • Certified Publons Academy Peer Reviewer


• Available on reasonable request.