Age: 24
Home:  Jiri, Dolakha
Background: Father and mother are farmers. Middle of 3 siblings – 1 younger brother, 1 older sister
Previous employment: Muga and Bajura district for PHASE
Current: 3rd year nursing student at KAHS Jumla Nursing College

We welcome Rita into the Doctors for Nepal family.  We have awarded Rita a full scholarship to study nursing at Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS).  She started her 1st year of study at KAHS Jumla Nursing College in October 2019 and will finish her training in 2023 (extended course due to the covid-19 pandemic closing the college).  She will work as a nurse for PHASE once qualified.