Academic Background

Master of Public Health (Advanced Public Health Methods), University of Copenhagen, Denmark (2010)

Master of Public Health (MPH), University of Sheffield, United Kingdom (2009)

Bachelor of Health Care Management (BHCM), Pokhara University, Nepal (2003)

All Publications

Gc, V. S., Suhrcke, M., Hardeman, W., Sutton, S., Wilson, E. C.

(2017)

Cost-Effectiveness and Value of Information Analysis of Brief Interventions to Promote Physical Activity in Primary Care,

in Value in Health

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(E-pub ahead of print)


Simkhada, R., Wasti, S. P., GC, V. S., Lee, A. C. K.

(2017)

Prevalence of depressive symptoms and its associated factors in older adults: a cross-sectional study in Kathmandu, Nepal,

in Aging & Mental Health

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(E-pub ahead of print)


GC, V., Wilson, E., Suhrcke, M., Hardeman, W., Sutton, S.

(2016)

Are brief interventions to increase physical activity cost-effective? A systematic review,

in British Journal of Sports Medicine

50

(7)

pp. 408-417

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Gc, V., Suhrcke, M., Mitchell, J., Hardeman, W., Sutton, S., Wilson, E.

(2016)

Cost-effectiveness of a very brief pedometer-based intervention delivered in the NHS health checks: economic analysis alongside a randomised controlled trial,

(Poster)

(Published)


Pant, P. R., GC, V., Simkhada, P., Kirkpatrick, P., Poobalan, A.

(2015)

The Emerging Health Problems of Non-Communicable Diseases,

in The Dynamics of Health in Nepal.

Himal Books

pp. 142-168

ISBN 9789937290951

UEA Repository

(Chapter)

(Published)


GC, V., Wilson, E., Suhrcke, M.

(2014)

Development and validation of a decision model for very brief interventions promoting physical activity,

(Abstract)

(Published)


GC, V., Wilson, E., Suhrcke, M.

(2014)

Are very brief interventions promoting physical activity in primary care cost-effective?,

(Poster)

(Published)


Wasti, S., van Teijlingen, E., Simkhada, P., Randall, J., Baxter, S., Kirkpatrick, P., Gc, V.

(2011)

Factors influencing adherence to antiretroviral treatment in Asian developing countries: a systematic review,

in Tropical Medicine & International Health

17

(1)

pp. 71-81

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Khanal, S., Gc, V., Dawson, P., Houston, R.

(2011)

Verbal autopsy to ascertain causes of neonatal deaths in a community setting: A study from Morang, Nepal.,

in JNMA J Nepal Med Assoc

51

(181)

pp. 21-27

UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Khanal, S., Sharma, J., Gc, V. S., Dawson, P., Houston, R., Khadka, N., Yengden, B.

(2011)

Community Health Workers Can Identify and Manage Possible Infections in Neonates and Young Infants: MINI - A Model from Nepal,

in Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition

29

(3)

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Key Research Interests

  • Economic evaluation of public health interventions
  • Decision-analytic modelling
  • Value of information analysis

External Activities and Indicators of Esteem

Member of the UK Health Economists' Study Group (HESG)