Upasana completed a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Microbiology from Pokhara University, Nobel College, Nepal. Upasana is aiming to make her career as a researcher and contribute to improving health and wellbeing of the community through implementation of the acquired knowledge.

Ms. Shrestha had served as an Advisory Member, Vice-president and executive member of Nepal Youth Red Cross Circle – Nobel College. Ms. Shrestha was an awardee for Leadership Award, Nepal Youth Red Cross Circle for three consecutive years from 2014-2016.