Ram Shrestha

Senior Improvement Advisor, USAID ASSIST, University Research Co., LLC; USA

Ram Shrestha has worked more than 20 years in developing countries implementing successfully community-level maternal and child health interventions. Over two decades working with community health workers in Asian and African countries he has developed a Community Health System model that has been used to implement health programs aimed at meeting the health needs identified at the community level. The model has also been used to strengthen the linkages between the health facilities and community.