Smriti Shrestha

Senior Lecturer

Smriti Shrestha
College of Health & Human Sciences

School of Nursing

Rm # 216
M.S.Statistics / Kansas State University
M.S.Statistics / Tribhuvan University
MAPopulation studies / Tribhuvan University
B.S.Physical Group / Tribhuvan University


Ms. Shrestha has been involved in teaching, program evaluation and assessment of student learning outcomes for more than ten years at the North Carolina A & T State University. She is the co-chair of the School of Nursing Program Evaluation Committee. She is also a program evaluator for the HRSA SDS federal grant award that the School of Nursing received in June 2020. She has several years of research collaboration experience with medical researchers and statistical professionals while working as a Senior Research Associate in the Bone and Mineral Unit at the Oregon Health and Science University. She has also collaborated with several faculty members at the North Carolina A&T State University.

Research Interests

Student Success
Assessment and Evaluation
Health Disparities

Recent Publications

  • Saubhagya Silwal, Rebecca Thomas, Smriti Shrestha (2023). (Ecosystem Service Concept as a Rationale for Urban Green Space Conservation- A Systematic Review Report). (3) 4, pp. 300-319. International Journal of Scientific Advances.
  • Anna Lee, Jeannette Wade, Stephanie Teixeira Poit, Dextiny McCain, Christopher Doss, Smriti Shrestha, Adrienne Morgan (2022). (Contextualizing the racial gradient in covid-19 outcomes: Narratives from HBCU students). pp. 9. Journal of American College Health .
  • Jeannette Wade, Stephanie Teixeira Poit, Anna Lee, Sally Ryman, Dextiny McCain, Christopher Doss, Smriti Shrestha, Adrienne Aiken Morgan (2022). (Navigating a Pandemic: A Qualitative Study of Knowledge, Sources of Information, and Covid-19 Related Precautions Taken by HBCU Students). Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Dispariies.
  • Cindy Bacon, Smriti Shrestha, Marjorie Jenkins (2019). (Nurses' participation in clinical and administrative decisions in different types of hospital units). (The Journal of Nursing Administration) (3) 49, pp. 163-170. Journal of Nursing Administration.
  • Jan Borggrefe, Timm Buhr, Smriti Shrestha (2016). (Association of 3D Geometric Measures Derived From Quantitative Computed Tomography With Hip Fracture Risk in Older Men). (Journal of Bone and Mineral Research) (8) 31, pp. 1550-1558. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.
  • Elizabeth Hooker, Smriti Shrestha (2016). (Obesity and Falls in a Prospective Study of Older Men: The Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Study). (Journal of Aging and Health) (Online edition) Journal of Aging and Health/SAGE.
  • Christine Swanson, Carrie Nielson, Smriti Shrestha (2014). (Higher 25(OH)D2 Is Associated With Lower 25(OH)D3 and 1,25(OH)2D3). (Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metablism) (8) 99, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metablism.
  • Gregory Hale, Smriti Shrestha, (2012). (Alternate donor hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) in non-Hodgkin lymphoma using lower intensity conditioning: a report from the CIBMTR). (Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplant) 18, pp. 1036–1043. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplant.
  • Olle Ringden, Smriti Shrestha, (2012). (Effect of acute and chronic GVHD on relapse and survival after reduced-intensity conditioning allogeneic transplantation for myeloma). (Bone Marrow Transplantation) 47, pp. 831–837. Bone Marrow Transplantation.
  • Donna Reece, David Vesole, Smriti Shrestha, Mei-Jie Zhang, Waleska Perez (2010). (Outcome of patients with IgD and IgM multiple myeloma undergoing autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a retrospective CIBMTR study). (Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leukemia) 10, pp. 458–463.
  • Karen Ballen, Smriti Shrestha, Kathleen Sobocinski, Mei-Jie Zhang (2010). (Outcome of transplantation for myelofibrosis). (Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplant) 16, pp. 358-367. American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplant.
  • Shaji Kumar, Smriti Shrestha, Mei-Jie Zhang, Angela Dispenzieri, Gustavo Milone, Sagar Lonial, Parameswaran Hari (2009). (Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation (SCT) for Multiple Myeloma (MM) - What Has Changed? : A CIBMTR Analysis From 1989 – 2005). (Blood) (22) 114, The American Society of Hematology.
  • Anuj Mahindra, David Vesole, Matt Kalaycio, Jorge Vela-Ojeda, Smriti Shrestha, Mei-Jie Zhang, Angela Dispenzieri, Gustavo Milone, Sagar Lonial, Parameswaran Hari (2009). (Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HCT) is a Safe and Effective Treatment for Primary Plasma Cell Leukemia: The CIBMTR Experience). (22) 114, The American Society of Hematology.
  • Parameswaran Hari, John Barrett, Smriti Shrestha, Gisela da Silva, Mei-Jie Zhang, Angela Dispenzieri, Gustavo Milone, Sagar Lonial, Olle Ringden (2009). (Reduced Intensity Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) for Myeloma (MM) ). (Blood) (22) 114, The American Society of Hematology.
  • Meral Beksac, Martin Maiers, Loren Gragert, Steven Spellman, Smriti Shrestha, Mei-Jie Zhang, Angela Dispenzieri, Donna Reece, David Vessole, Parameswaran Hari (2008). (HLA Specificities and Predisposition to the Development of Multiple Myeloma (MM)). (Blood) (11) 112, Blood.