KIST Teaching Hospital

Mahalaxmi Municipality, Ward No 1, Lalitpur, Nepal

Institutional Review Committee

An institutional review committee (IRC) is an independent ethics committee which applies reviewing of the methods proposed for research to ensure that they are ethical. IRC of KISTMCTH was established in the year 2009 under the health research policy of KISTMCTH. Under the Guidance of national health policy, it formulated its own Standard Operating Procedure to facilitate the management of research activities within the KISTMCTH. IRC of KISTMCTH comprises of 13 members from different background and expertise within the institute. This IRC has been approved from Nepal health research council since 2009 and is continuously under its monitoring and supervision thereafter.


IRC meeting: Held every first Thursday of the month of English calendar.