Dr. Deb Prasad Pandey
My Social Links

Dr. Deb Prasad Pandey

Adjunct Professor
Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Agriculture and Forestry University, Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Bioscience from Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany

Share this Profile

Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
Ecological Complexity
Geometric Morphometrics
Ecological Zoology

Research Publications in Numbers


Selected Publications

  1. Sapkota, S., D.P. Pandey, G.P. Dhakal and D.B. Gurung, 2020. Knowledge of health workers on snakes and snakebite management and treatment seeking behavior of snakebite victims in Bhutan. PLoS Negl. Trop. Dis., Vol. 14. 10.1371/journal.pntd.0008793.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  2. Pandey, D.P., P. Bhattarai and R.C. Piya, 2020. Food spectrum of common kraits (Bungarus caeruleus): An implication for snakebite prevention and snake conservation. J. Herpetol., 54: 87-96.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  3. Pandey, D.P., B. Chaudhary, G.S. Pandey, R.C. Piya and N.R. Devkota, 2020. School students’ perceptions on snakes, their uses, and snakebite in nepal: Implications for snake conservation and snakebite prevention. Adv. Clin. Toxicol., Vol. 5. 10.23880/act-16000180.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  4. Pandey, D.P., A. Ghimire and B.R. Shrestha, 2019. Retrospective documentation of a confirmed White-lipped Green Pitviper (Trimeresurus albolabris Gray, 1842) bite in the south- central hills of Nepal. Wilderness Environ. Med., 30: 79-85.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  5. Shrestha, B.R., C. Thapa-Magar and D.P. Pandey, 2018. Retrospective study of snakebites in Nawalpur snakebite treatment center, south-central Nepal. Adv. Clin. Toxicol., 3: 1-12.
    Direct Link  |  
  6. Pandey, D.P., D. Jelic, S. Sapkota, H.M. Lama and B. Lama et al., 2018. New records of snakes from Chitwan National Park and vicinity, Central Nepal. Herpetol. Notes, 11: 679-696.
    Direct Link  |  
  7. Shrestha, B.R., D.P. Pandey, K.P. Acharya, C. Thapa-Magar, F. Mohamed and G.K. Isbister, 2017. Effective, polyvalent, affordable antivenom needed to treat snakebite in Nepal. Bull. World Health Organiz., 95: 718-719.
    Direct Link  |  
  8. Sharma, S.K., U. Kuch, P. Hode, L. Bruhse and D.P. Pandey et al., 2016. Use of molecular diagnostic tools for the identification of species responsible for snakebite in Nepal: A pilot study. PLoS Neglected Trop. Dis., Vol. 10. 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004620.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  9. Pandey, D.P., S.K. Sharma, E. Alirol, F. Chappuis and U. Kuch, 2016. Fatal neurotoxic envenomation following the bite of a greater black krait (Bungarus niger) in Nepal: A case report. J. Venomous Anim. Toxins Trop. Dis., Vol. 22. 10.1186/s40409-016-0073-8.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  10. Pandey, D.P., R. Vohra, P. Stalcup and B.R. Shrestha, 2016. A season of snakebite envenomation: Presentation patterns, timing of care, anti-venom use and case fatality rates from a hospital of southcentral Nepal. J. Venom Res., 7: 1-9.
    Direct Link  |  
  11. Pandey, D.P., G.S. Pandey, K. Devkota and M. Goode, 2016. Public perceptions of snakes and snakebite management: Implications for conservation and human health in southern Nepal. J. Ethnobiol. Ethnomed., Vol. 12. 10.1186/s13002-016-0092-0.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  12. Pandey, D.P., B. Lama, D. Dhungel, A. Modak and D. Jelic, 2016. Oligodon kheriensis Acharji & Ray, 1936, in India and Nepal, with notes on distribution, ecology and conservation. Herpetozoa, 28: 181-184.
  13. Pandey, D.P., 2014. Erratum to “Diversity of snakes in Sarlahi district, Nepal (Vol.11, No. 2, Page: 201–207, 2013)”. Our Nat., 12: 60-61.
  14. Sharma, S.K., D.P. Pandey, K.B. Shah, F. Tillack and F. Chappuis et al., 2013. Venomous Snakes of Nepal: A Photographic Guide. B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepal, ISBN: 978-9937-2-6003-9, Pages: 78.
  15. Pandey, D.P. and B.P. Khanal, 2013. Inclusion of incorrect information on snakebite first aid in school and university teaching materials in Nepal. J. Toxicol. Environ. Health Sci., 5: 43-51.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  16. Magar, C.T., K. Devkota, R. Gupta, R.K. Shrestha, S.K. Sharma and D.P. Pandey, 2013. A hospital based epidemiological study of snakebite in western development region, Nepal. Toxicon, 69: 98-102.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  17. Pandey, D.P., 2012. Snakes in the vicinity of Chitwan National Park, Nepal. Herpetol. Conserv. Biol., 7: 46-57.
    Direct Link  |  
  18. Pandey, D.P., C.L. Thapa and P.K. Hamal, 2010. Impact of first aid training in management of snake bite victims in Madi Valley. J. Nepal Health Res. Council, 8: 5-9.
  19. Thapa, C.L. and D.P. Pandey, 2009. Situation of snake bite envenoming in Nepal. J. Nepal Disaster Emerg. Med. NewsHealth, 1: 96-100.
  20. Pandey, D.P., 2007. Epidemiology of snakebites based on field survey in Chitwan and Nawalparasi districts, Nepal. J. Med. Toxicol., 3: 164-168.
    CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
  21. Gupta, R. and D.P. Pandey, 2007. Threatening factors for critically endangered White-rumped and Slender-billed Vultures in Chitwan District, Nepal. Environ. Biol. Conserv., 12: 1-7.
    Direct Link  |  
  22. Pandey, D.P., 2006. Epidemiology of snake bites based on hospital survey in Chitwan and Nawalparasi Districts, Nepal. J. Nepal Health Res. Council, 4: 51-57.