As the office coordinator for the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI), Bebina Shrestha provides front line customer service to the CDI community of students, residents, fellows and faculty. She assists with planning and implementation of CDI events, workshops and meetings; manages and updates databases; prepares reports for various initiatives and programs; maintains office systems, finances and expenses; and provides general administrative support to the CDI executive director. Prior to her position with CDI, Ms. Shrestha worked at Mass General for four years as a staff assistant and patient service coordinator in the Nephrology Division, coordinating delivery of care for patients and providing administrative support to the physicians and nurses who care for them.
Ms. Shrestha was born and raised in Kathmandu, Nepal and is bilingual in Nepali and English. After completing her Diploma in Melbourne, Australia, in 2009, she came to Boston. Ms. Shrestha graduated from Bunker Hill Community College in 2013 with a concentration in Medical Science and Management System, and is currently completing her undergraduate degree in Management Science and Information System at University of Massachusetts Boston. She is committed to applying these new skills and knowledge to advance diversity and health equity at Mass General. When not at work or studying, Ms. Shrestha enjoys spending time with her husband and 2-year-old daughter.