Nabin Kumar Rai, Dy. Director – Programs of Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology (TIO), started his service in community eye health as an ophthalmic assistant in 1984. For the last three decades, he has been working in managing, implementing and monitoring eye health programs in various places inside as well as outside the country.
He holds Master’s Degree in Public Administration, Tribhuvan University (TU), Nepal, Master’s Degree in Rural Development, TU Graduate Diploma in Community Eye Health (DCEH), ICEH, University College London (UCL), UK and Ophthalmic Assistant, Council for Technical Education & Vocational Training (CTEVT), Nepal. He is a founding staff of TIO.