An article written by Rajan Parajuli, a GDS PhD student with his advisor, Dr. Philippe Doneys, as co-author, was awarded the Elsevier Atlas Award for December 2017. Atlas articles showcase research that can significantly impact people’s lives around the world.

The article titled “Exploring the role of telemedicine in improving access to healthcare services by women and girls in rural Nepal” was selected from thousands of recently published articles from across over 3,800 journals on ScienceDirect by an external advisory board made up of individuals from academia, civil society and international organizations.

The article’s award page can be found here (https://www.elsevier.com/connect/atlas/nominations).

The article can be downloaded for free here (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0736585317300977)

Elsevier will soon hold a ceremony at AIT with the AIT President to celebrate this occasion !

Congratulations to Rajan and Dr. Philippe for this award.