Centre for Public Health

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health Institute - Liverpool John Moores University

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention

Part of the Liverpool John Moores University

Sujan Marahatta

Sujan Marahatta

Visiting Lecturer


Sujan Babu Marahatta has over ten years of teaching and research experience in the field of public health and epidemiology. He is currently Associate Professor at Manmohan Memorial Institute of Health Sciences affiliated to Tribhuvan University Nepal.

Sujan completed his PhD under a WHO-TDR fellowship. His research interest is in global health particularly in communicable disease epidemiology. Recently, he has been awarded a WHO-TDR re-entry grant for the project entitled ‘Barriers to access, case detection and treatment completion: Mainstreaming a pro-poor approach for TB control in Nepal’.

Sujan has held different positions at Kathmandu University Medical School prior of joining Manmohan Memorial Institute of Health Sciences. Likewise, he is an associate/member at the Institute of Public Health, Calgary University, Canada. He has published dozens of papers in international journals and has supervised a number of undergraduate and postgraduate students in his field.

Sujan was awarded a young scientist award for his master’s research. Likewise he received the most outstanding PhD student award of the batch of 2007 from the Faculty of Tropical Medicine Mahidol University, Thailand. He is an expert in communicable disease epidemiology and member of International Epidemiology Association.