Medical Education in Nepal: Impact and Challenges of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

  title={Medical Education in Nepal: Impact and Challenges of the COVID-19 Pandemic.},
  author={Shailendra Sigdel and Akihiko Ozaki and Rachana Dhakal and Bishwas Pradhan and Tetsuya Tanimoto},
  journal={Academic Medicine},
During the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a global shift toward online distance learning due to travel limitations and physical distancing requirements as well as medical school and university closures. In low- and middle-income countries like Nepal, where medical education faces a range of challenges-such as lack of infrastructure, well-trained educators, and advanced technologies-the abrupt changes in methodologies without adequate preparation are more challenging than in higher income… 
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