Located at Hetauda, Makwanpur, Vector Borne Disease Research and Training Center is responsible for conducting research and providing various training related to Vector Borne Diseases.
VBDRTC oversees the following tasks:
i) Perform research in vector borne disease prevention, control, diagnostics, therapeutic drug efficacy studies, entomology and vector control.
ii) Train public health personnel in vector borne disease management, integrated vector management, malaria microscopy (Basic & Refresher), kala-azar elimination support.
iii) Conduct field level operational researches on vector borne diseases.