Rinku Sah

Rinku Sah

Assistant Professor

BPKIHS, Nepal 

Email: sahrinku@hotmail.com






Network Associate


Research Keywords: 

AMR, Infectious diseases, Tuberculosis



I am clinical microbiologist and infectious disease specialist. My main research interest is in isolation and identification of novel bacteria, its antimicrobial resistance and infectious disease diagnosis and its preventive measures.


Related Websites: 

BPKIHS Website


Key Publications:

Rinku Sah, Rajendra Gurung, Nimesh Poudyal, Ratna Baral, Suman Rijal and Shyamal Kumar Bhattacharya.Coccidian parasitic infection in HIV positive patients attending Tertiary care Hospital in Nepal: International Journal of Biomedical Research 2017; 8(07): 433-436.    DOI: https://doi.org/10.7439/ijbr

Sah R, Siwakoti S, Baral R, Rajbhandari RS, Khanal B. Stenotrophomonas maltophilia causing blood stream infection in neonates and infants: a cause for concern.Trop Doct. 2017 Jan 1:49475517743360. doi: 10.1177/0049475517743360 

Siwakoti S, Sah R, Rajbhandari RS, Khanal B. Pantoea agglomerans Infections in Children: Report of Two Cases. Case reports in pediatrics 2018. Article ID 4158734

Sah, R., Gurung, R., Poudyal, N., Baral, R., Rijal, S., & Bhattacharya, S. (2018). Opportunistic Fungal Infection in HIV Positive Patients Attending a Tertiary care Hospital in Eastern Nepal. Journal of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, 1(2), 8187. https://doi.org/10.3126/jbpkihs.v1i2.22084

Siwakoti S, Bajracharya S, Adhikaree N, Sah R, Rajbhandari RS, Khanal B. Case Report: Early-Onset Neonatal Meningitis Caused by an Unusual Pathogen-Moraxella catarrhalis. Case Reports in Pediatrics 2019. Article ID 4740504. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/4740504