Psychiatrists’ Association of Nepal

PANCON 2024 Organizing Committee.

Organizing Chairperson:

Prof. Dr. Mohan Belbase


Dr. Tanveer Ahmed Khan

Organizing Secretary

Dr. Prabhat Sapkota


Dr. Mohammad Ainuddin Bagban


Prof. Dr. Nirmal Lamichhane
Dr. Prabhakar Pokhrel
Dr. Sushil Samadarshi
Dr. Suman Aryal
Dr. Bigya Shah
Dr. Anup Upadhyay
Dr. Sajan Khadka

Scientific committee

Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Nidesh Sapkota
Member Secretary: Dr. Anoop Krishna Gupta


Prof. Dr. Sandip Subedi
Dr. Manisha Chapagain
Dr. Pawan Sharma
Dr. Madhur Basnet
Dr. Sanjeev Mishra
Dr. Nikeshmani Rajbhandari
Dr. Dipesh Bhattarai
Dr. Rika Rijal
Dr. Avilasha Giri

Registration committee

Dr. Ram Lamichhane
Dr. Deepti Kafley
Dr. Ashim Regmi
Dr. Sherina Moktan
Dr. Prerana Jha

Reception and Hospitality

Dr. Rishav Koirala
Dr. Lila Devkota
Dr. Pradeep Regmi
Dr. Ajita Paudel
Dr. Subekshya Khadka
Mr. Sushil Chataut

Website and Media

Dr. Reet Poudel
Dr. Prabhat Chalise
Dr. Yujal Man Singh
Dr. Anjela Regmi
Dr. Supriya Sherchan

Finance and Logistics

Dr. Kamal Gautam
Dr. Bikram Kafle
Dr. Pratik Yonjan Lama
Dr. Amit Jha
Dr. Ashish Dhakal
Dr. Rajan Mishra


Dr. Rajan Sharma
Dr. Ashish Dutta
Dr. Ravi Raj Timasina
Dr. Bharat Khadka
Dr. Shashank Raj Pokharel
Dr. Ram Prakash Shah


Prof. Dr. Desh Raj Bahadur Kunwar
Prof. Dr. Dhurba Man Shrestha
Dr. Bishwa Bandhu Sharma
Dr. Nirakar Man Shrestha
Prof. Dr. Mahendra Kumar Nepal
Dr. Kapil Dev Upadhyaya
Prof. Dr. Puspa Prasad Sharma
Prof. Dr. Vidya Dev Sharma
Prof. Dr. Surendra Sherchan
Prof. Dr. Naba Raj Koirala
Prof. Dr. Saroj Prasad Ojha
Dr. Arun Kunwar
Prof. Dr. Sudarshan Narsingh Pradhan
Prof. Dr. Chandra Prasad Sedain
Prof. Dr. Rabi Shakya
Prof. Dhana Ratna Shakya

Sample Of Abstract

Instructions for abstract submission:

  • All Abstracts are to be submitted online and early entries are encouraged for hassle-free processing. Abstracts of scientific papers and proposals for symposia/workshops are being accepted through emails currently. Feel free to mail them to
  • During the submission of scientific papers, mention the presenting author and the contact information (phone number, email address, and affiliation) of all authors.
  • Ensure that the e-mail address of the presenting author is accurate, as this will be the main method of communication regarding acceptance.
  • There is a limit of 300 wordsfor each abstract including the following headings: Title, Introduction, Methodology, Results, Conclusion, and Keywords. All abstracts must be provided in English, Times New Roman, font size 12, and line spacing of 1.5. Only MS Word documents will be accepted. The abstracts cannot be edited after submission.
  • The title and the introduction should be short. The methodology and results should be focused. The conclusion should be based on results and avoid vague statements. All abbreviations should be in full form and the abstract should be self-explanatory. Avoid using figures, graphs, tables, videos, references, or submitting the same study under different categories.
  • Previously presented/published papers will NOT be entertained. The final rights of acceptance under a particular category and the allowed time for presentation will remain with the scientific committee, PANCON 2024.
  • If applicable, the prize/award category can be nominated later.
  • You will receive a confirmation email for each submission after processing.
  • Each presenter will be required to complete the registration process before being scheduled for the scientific program.
  • The webpage for conference registration will be uploaded on the official website of the Psychiatrist’s Association of Nepal ( soon. The format for selected posters will be provided after acceptance of the submitted abstracts.
  • Last date for submission: 15th July 2024 (31st Asadh, 2081)!