Ms Kritika Dixit is a young Nepali researcher, a Master of Public Health with a specialization in Global Health from Thammasat University, Thailand. She has six years’ experience in project implementation, monitoring and evaluation with BNMT. She is currently a Research Manager at BNMT. She got registered for a PhD at Karolinska Institute in early 2020, while still based in Nepal and supervised by Dr Caws and supported by IMPACT 2 TB. This will consolidate her skills in research design, analysis and interpretation to allow her to realize her ambition of becoming an independent infectious disease research leader while building local research capacity with international standard training. Ms Dixit will conduct qualitative research on the drone implementation, exploring feasibility, acceptability and utility among healthcare workers and community stakeholders.