IRC Details

Institutional Review Committee
Institutional Review Committee (IRC) of Kanti Children’s Hospital(KCH) is an independent body constituted of medical and non-medical members to serve the patients, staff and community of KCH, Nepal and Abroad. IRC-KCH will try best review when requested the ethics of research proposals involving research related to human subjects at KCH and its surrounding community submitted by members of staff, students, or associated workers belonging or affiliated to KCH and collaborating research with other institutions in an outside country; to protect the subjects (volunteers or patients) from possible harm or danger, to preserve their rights, and to reassure the community (and sponsoring organizations) that this is being done; to ensure that Research Protocols are consistent with the application and interpretation, of the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki, CIOMS and Nuffield Council for Bio-ethics; to ensure any other ethical issues concerning patient care in the hospital.
This committee also look after the trainings conducted in kCH to maintain the quality and standards of the training as directed by hospital development committee.
Please apply by email ( and hard copy after completing the ‘applications form A’. Please submit your detail proposal together with the application form.