New Director of Kanti

STCML welcomes the new Director of Kanti Children’s hospital in Kathmandu. Dr. Yuba Nidhi Basaula has assumed the role of director of Kanti since the 16th February 2022. He completed his MD (Paediatrics) from NAMS, Kanti Children’s Hospital in 2012, hence he is very well versed with the hospital.  He was Chief Consultant Pediatrician at Bharatpur Hospital, […]

COVID training provided

The special training for staff at the Kanti Children’s Hospital on the treatment of patients with Covid-19 has now taken place, after we were able to send them the money to cover it.  The training was done not only for the doctors and nurses, but also for the hospital cleaners and other support staff.  It […]

Jenni Pizer – Nepal visit

Trustee Jenni Pizer had the immense privilege of visiting Bhimkhori Health Centre this week. The staff are immensely grateful for the support given by So the Child May Live with equipment and sustainable electricity. The centre is the main medical facility for many villages covering a vast area. The following photographs show just what your support achieved. […]

COVID at Kanti

We are not the only country having to deal with Covid.  The virus is running riot throughout Nepal, including in Kanti Children’s Hospital where several of the staff and patients have been affected.We have just sent money to the hospital to enable them to train staff in ways of dealing with the pandemic, and also […]

New battery for Bhimkhori Health Centre

When So the Child May Live heard from their dear friend Binay Lama that Bhimkhori Health Centre had no electricity because of a malfunctioning battery connecting their solar power, they stepped in to provide a new one. Reliable and continuous power is essential so that they can store vital vaccines like Covid, Rabies and childhood […]

Autobiography of Dr Kailash Sah

The autobiography of our dear friend Dr Kailash Sah is now available to purchase on Amazon. Kailash was the first dedicated paediatric oncologist at Kanti, trained by Barry Pizer at Alder Hey and supported by So the Child May Live. What a wonderful life he has led.   Well done Kailash! You can purchase his autobiography […]

Purchase of Oxygen Concentrators

So the Child May Live has purchased 6 oxygen concentrators in Nepal to be used by Covid patients. The photo shows the concentrators being delivered. Nepal has been overwhelmed by Covid and cases are rising.

Closing the Cancer Gap

STCML is delighted to inform you all that on February 15th 2021, International Childhood Cancer day, the project ‘Closing the Cancer Gap’ was officially launched at Kanti Children’s hospital. Many dignitaries, senior staff at Kanti, the oncology team and many others attended in person. Trustees Barry and Jenni Pizer along with representatives from World Child […]

Dr Ram Bichha

We would like to send our congratulations to Professor Dr Ram Bichha. For the third time he has successfully attained the post of Director of Kanti.

Kanti Mental Health Centre

Kanti Children’s Hospital is now planning to open a mental health center for children and adolescents. A mental health center has been inaugurated on the occasion of the 59th anniversary of Kanti Children’s Hospital.Minister for Health and Population Hridayas Tripathi inaugurated the newly constructed building of the Mental Health Center for Children and Adolescents at […]