Mr. Kirti Sagar Baral is a public health professional with over twelve years of experiences at the national and sub-national level. His key areas of professional experience are in health governance health policy and planning, health system strengthening, sexual reproductive maternal health and HIV/AIDS. Mr. Baral is currently employed with HERD International as Health System Strengthening Officer and is seconded to the Pokhara Metropolitan City, Kaski district, Gandaki Province as part of the National Health Sector Support Programme III (NHSSP 3).
He is skilled in coordination, program planning and budgeting, health service-related program implementation and monitoring including national and sub-national level in close coordination with agencies of government of Nepal at local, district and national level. He has also gained considerable expertise in academic and professional research activities including proposal writing, management of research and project evaluation studies and data management.
Work undertaken that best illustrates capability to handle tasks assigned
Health System Strengthening Officer, Nepal Health Sector Support Programme/HERD International, Pokhara Metropolitan City, Pokhara, Nepal (Nov 2019- till date)
Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist, CARE International in Nepal, Central Office, Kathmandu, Nepal (Feb 2016-Dec 2018)
District Program Coordinator, Health for Life/RTI, District Health Office Pyuthan (Feb 2014 – Feb 2016)
District Coordinator, Local Health Governance Strengthening Programme, NHSSP/Options, District Health Office, Myagdi (Jan 2012- Aug 2013)
District Coordinator, District AIDS Coordination Committee, Government of Nepal, District Public Health Office, Kaski, June 8- Aug 2010