Biography:

He was born in 29th/May/1989 G.C in Wolkite Town,Gubre sub-city   which  is the capital  city of

Gurage Zone in southern region of Ethiopia.  He  had got Primary , secondary and preparatory

  education from,Cheha Jato Elementary School ,Gubre Abaferansa school and Goro comprehensive

secondary and preparatory school  respectively.

 The Bachelor Degree diploma in public health gained in 2011 G.C from Hawassa University and

Masters Degree diploma in public health epidemiology obtained in 2014 G.C from Addis Ababa University.

Regarding the work experience; I do have at total of   six years of experience as a lecturer. Of this services,

two years services (from 2012-2013) is for Mizan Tepi University and the rests (from 2014-2017) are for

Wolkite university. Hence, Presently I am serving as a lecturer and dean of Medicine and Health Sciences College

Research interest: -   Since epidemiology consider all health and health related problem or events I dove I broad

research area /interest. Here below is the list of research and community service project that were done in different

time yet not published.

  1. Unpacking the linkage between maternal empowerment and food insecurity under nutrition among under
  2. five year children in butajira and atat hospital,SNNPR: facility based case control study
  3. Decomposing the burden of global malnutrition and its associated factor in Gurage zone ,SNNPR:community
  4. based cross-sectional study
  5. Determinants of low birth weight among neonates delivered in public hospital of Gurage zone,SNNPR: case control study.
  6. Improving the long acting family planning utilization in gurage zone. Community service  project
  7. Divulging  environmental correlates of  clinical malaria  in Gurage zone SNNPR:case control study: ongoing study

Instructor Name: -Abdu Oumer

College: -  Health sciences and Medicine

Department:-      Public Health

                              Instructor photo     Address:-

                                Cell phone number:-+251914058351

                                 Institution e-mail :- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


                                     Biography:

I have awarded BSC in Public Health from Dilla University and Master of Public Health in Nutrition at

Haramaya University. Currently I am serving as Lecturer and researcher at Wolkite University.

I have four years of experience in teaching and research activities.

Research interest:-

No

Research area

Detail explanation

1

Maternal and child Nutrition

I give more priority to focus on the most affected segment of the population pregnant, lactating, infants and children and adolescents. More focusing on different nutritional concerns and related public health Issues.

2

Macro and Micronutrient deficiencies

Understanding magnitudes, risks, evaluating interventions to control and prevent malnutrition and other related issues in mostly affected population.

3

Clinical Nutrition

Assessing nutritional care, risks, assessment tools and relation between diet and numerous communicable and Non communicable diseases in clinical care setting.

Publication

No

Publications

Web Link

1

Knowledge, Attitude and Practice towards Voluntary Counseling and Testing Among Wolkite University Students, Ethiopia

http://www.academicjournals.org/JAHR

 

2

Survival Status and Predictors of Mortality Among Complicated SAM children aged 0 to 5 years in Dilchora Referral Hospital, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia, 2016.

WWW.hru.edu.et/East African Journal of Health and Biomedical Science /online      WWW.haramayajournals.org

 

Ongoing research

No

research

 

Detail explanation

Working area and finishes d date

Remark

1

Determinants of Food safety Practice Among Food Handlers in Selected Food establishments….

 

 

Under review

2

Anal sexual Experience and Associated factors among High school and preparatory school Youths in Ethiopia, 2016.

BMC public Health

 

Under review

 Instructor name: Teklemichael Gebru

College: Medicine and Health Science                                                                                                                                   

Department:  Public Health

 Instructort photo           Address:

                      Cellphone number:  +251-934-27-70-67

                                                     +251-960-21-31-01

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             Instructor biography:

Tekelemichal Gebru has completed his MPH in Epidemiology at the age of 28 years from Jimma University and Bachelor degree from the former Debub University College of Medicine and Health science. He is an instructor, researcher and research, community service and university industry linkage coordinator at College of Medicine and Health science, Wolkite University. He serves for more than seven years in Mizan general hospital, Mizan Aman health Science College, and Wolkite University and during his stay he has published four articles in reputed journals.

Research interest:

no

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

Health service

Community-based participatory approaches to improving health care services, with a particular focus on health inequalities.

2

Communicable disease

Epidemiology of infectious diseases (e.g. viruses) and cancers due to infections (e.g. hepatitis B, C) and Health behavioral research, e.g. understanding the factors associated

3

Health wellbeing

My research interest concerns the application of geographical information systems and science (GIS) to public health research and practice such as (i) geographical and environmental epidemiology; (ii) geographical variations in health and health care; and (iii) methodology for spatial studies.

 Article/journal/book/chapter publication

no

Article/journal/book/chapter name  

Web Link

1

Teklemichael Gebru, Mohammed Taha, Wondwosen Kassahun: Risk factors of diarrhoeal disease in under-five children among health extension model and non-model families in Sheko district rural community, Southwest Ethiopia: comparative cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 2014 14:395.

http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/14/395

2

Teklemichael Gebru. Pooled Preventive Behaviors’ for Main Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases as a Double Burden of Public Health among Healthcare Students, Southwest Ethiopia. J Trop Dis 4: 198.

 

3

Hiwot Eshete,Yewelsew Abebe, Eskindir Loha, Teklemichael Gebru, Tesfalem Tesheme. Nutritional Status and Effect of Maternal Employment among Children Aged 6–59 Months in Wolayta Sodo Town, Southern Ethiopia: A Cross sectional Study. Ethiop J Health Sci 2017;27(1):155.

 

4

Fiseha T, Gebru T, Gutema H, Debela Y (2015) Trends of Tuberculosis and Treatment Outcomes at Mizan Aman General Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: A Four Year Retrospective Study. J Bioengineer & Biomedical Sci 5: 138.

 

 

 

Ongoing research /community/project

no

Ongoing  research /community/project name

 

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

Working area and finishes d date

Remark

1

Teklemichael Gebru, Kifle Lentiro, Abdulewhab Jemal. Perceived Behavioural Predictors of Late Initiation to HIV/AIDS Care in Gurage Zone Public Health Facilities: Nested Case-Control Study using Health Belief Model

Granted by WKU in 2015/16 academic year 

Gurage Zone public health facility, on pipeline for publication 

Research project

2

Teklemichael Gebru, Kifle Lentiro, The impact of community-based health insurance on healthrelated quality of life: comparative cross-sectional study

Granted by WKU in 2016/17 academic year 

SNNPR, on pipeline for publication 

Research project

3

 

Will be granted by WKU in 2017/18 academic year 

Gurage Zone

Research project

 

 

 

Gurage Zone

Community service  project

 

 

Instructor name: Berhanu Abebaw

College: Health sciences and Medicine

Department: Public Health

Instructor photo  Address:-

                   Cellphone number:-+251928506325

                          E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

My background is Public Health officer. I have awarded master of Public Health Nutrition at

Haramaya University. Currently I am lecturer of Nutrition and SRH at Wolkite University. I have

been also involved in the research and community service activities. I have more than three

years of experience in teaching and research activities.

Research interest:-

no

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

Child Health

I am interested to know factors related to the SAM, low iodine utilization, and their approaches and strategies for improving child health.

2

Adolescent and Maternal Health

Very eager to come up with the determinants of stunting among adolescents and improve the approaches and interventions. Exploring the factors that can lead to a deficiency state (iron, iodine…) of mothers and improving the strategies.

3

Geriatrics (aged people)  health

Identifying the factors responsible for the nutritional status of the neglected (geriatric) people and come up with possible interventions and strategies.

Ongoing research

no

Research

 

Detail explanation

Working area and finishes d date

Remark

1

Adherence to Iron and folic acid supplementation among pregnant women attending ANC service, in public health facilities of Debre Markos town, Ethiopia

 

Under review

 

2

Nutritional status and intestinal parasitosis among school age children, Guraghe zone, Ethiopia

 

Under review

 

3

Magnitude of under nutrition among pediatric children living with HIV/AIDS at Public health facilities of Harar and Dire Dawa city Administration, Ethiopia

 

Under review

 

 

Instructor name:-Dereje MesfinMelese

College:-College of Medicine and Health science

Department:-public health

Instructor photo  Address:-

                Cellphone number+251-910-44-18-17

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Instructor biography:-

I was graduated from Haremaya university in Bsc degree of public health in 2005 EC and

worked in as an assistant lecture in wolkite university department of public health then I attended

my masters study in  Jimma university an graduated in  public health master’s degree (MPH) with

specialty of  Health service management  on 2009 EC and I am recently working as lecture of Health

service management in public health department of wolkite university,

Research interest:-

No

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

organization culture

Perceived organization culture and its relationship with job satisisfaction of health workers

2

Health policy and economics

 

3

Health service quality and safety issues

Level of patient safety culture and associated factors in Gurage zone hospitals

 

Instructor name:- Meron Worku Gebere

College:- Health science and medicine

Department:-  Public health

Instructor photo     Address:-

                            Cellphone number:- +251913717015

                           Institution e-mail:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

                        Instructor biography:-

I got Bachelor of Science degree (BSc) in Public health officer from Haramaya University. I also got

  masters of science degree (MSc) in Human Nutrition from Jimma University am working as a lecturer

and gender focal person in collage of health science and medicine

 Research interest:-

no

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

Chronic non communicable diseases

Hypertension , diabetics, heart disease…

2

Nutrition during vulnerable stages of life

Nutrition during pregnancy, lactation, adolescent, infants and children

Article/journal/book/chapter publication

no

Article/journal/book/chapter name  

Web Link

1

diversity and associated factors among adolescent high school girls in Gurage zone, 2016  

http://pubs.sciepub.com/JNH/5/2/3/index.html

2

Predictors of exclusive breast feeding duration among 6-12 month aged children in Gurage zone: Survival analysis    

http://rdcu.be/rv80.

3

Assessment of bacteriological quality of drinking water in wolkite town, Gurage

http://mdmedicaldata.com/godina_2017_broj_3_title_03.html

Ongoing research /community/project

no

Ongoing  research /community/project name

 

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

Working area and finishes d date

Remark

1

Nutritional status and intestinal parasites among school age children in Gurage zone, 2017

 

 

By the end of 2017

 

2

Disrespectful and abusive care during child birth in health facilities of Gurage zone, 2017

 

 

By the end of 2017

 

Instructor name: -  Abebaw Wasie

College: -             Health sciences and Medicine

Department:-      Public Health

Instructor photo       Address:-

                                  Cellphone number:-+251925090600

     Institution e-mail:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

I have awarded master of public health with specialty of reproductive and child health at University of

Gondar. Currently I am lecturer of reproductive health and researcher at Wolkite University. I have more

than three years of experience in teaching and research activities. 

  Research interest:-

no

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

Maternal health

I am keen to know factors behind low maternity health service utilization, determinants and trends in maternal mortality, new approaches and innovation for improving maternal health, Family planning

2

Adolescent reproductive health

Risky behaviors and their impact among youth including HIV/AIDS, substance abuse and abortion. Innovation and new strategies for inclusive youth friendly reproductive health service, family planning

3

Child health

Inquiring Stories behind each newborn death and looking for new interventions

Publication

no

Publications  

Web Link

1

Predictors of exclusive breastfeeding duration among 6–12 month aged children in gurage zone, South Ethiopia: a survival analysis

https://internationalbreastfeedingjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13006-017-0107-z

2

Risky sexual behavior and associated factors among high school students in Gondar city: Northwest Ethiopia

www.iaescore.com/journals/index.php/IJPHS/article/view/9293

3

Correlates of maternal mortality in developing countries: an ecological study in 82 countries

https://mhnpjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s40748-017-0059-8

Ongoing research

no

research

 

Detail explanation

Working area and finishes d date

Remark

1

Predictors of maternal near miss among women admitted in Gurage zone hospitals

 

Under review

 

2

Predictors of health system diagnostic delay for pulmonary tuberculosis in Gurage and Siltie Zones

 

Under review

 

 

 

 

 

 

Instructor name: - Dawit Sullamo

College: -             Health sciences and Medicine

Department:-    Public Health

Instructor photo   Address:-

              Cell phone number:-+251926137644

                     E-mail:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

I am graduate in master of public health with specialty of Health Service Management from Jimma

University. Currently I am lecturer of Health Care Management Courses in Wolkite University. I have

more than two years of experience.

        Research interest:-

no

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

Maternal health

I have interested to know affecting factors of maternity health service utilization, effect of maternal delays on new born and mother.

2

Infectious disease

Uptake and retention of ART care services among HIV/AIDIS patients, TB HIV/AIDS service coordination.

3

Health care financing

Police analysis on health insurance, factors affecting enrolment in to health insurance system 

4

Patient safety

Patient safety in health care setup.

5

Quality of health care

Patient satisfaction in health care services

 

Instructor name:-  Tadele Girum Adal

College:-Health sciences

Department:-Public Health

Instructor photo   Address:-

                   Cellphone number:- +251913652268

                         Institution e-mail:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                                                                                                                             

  Mr. Tadele Girum (MPH)

          Instructor biography:-

I was graduated with Master of public health with specialty track of Epidemiology and

Biostatistics from Arba Minch University in 23rd June, 2016 and Bachelor of Science in Public

health from Dilla University in 5th September, 2014 with very great Distinctions.  Currently

I am working at Wolkite University College of medicine and health sciences as Head of

public health department and Lecturer of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Lecturer position.

In addition to teaching, i have highly engaged in research and training activities.

I involved in training of IMNCI, BEmONC, Consolidated HIV care and treatment (ART), Long

acting family planning, EPI and statistical software. I was participated in national research

conferences and national surveys.

Research interest:-

no

Research area

Detail explanation (maximum 50 word )

1

Epidemiology of disease

Epidemiology of Infectious and non-infectious diseases

2

Advanced design and statistical analysis

Survival analysis and Trend analysis of health outcomes

Article/journal/book/chapter publication

no

Article/journal/book/chapter name  

Web Link

1

Tadele G and Abebaw W. Correlates of maternal mortality in developing countries: an ecological study in 82 countries. Maternal Health, Neonatology, and Perinatology  (2017) 3:19

https://mhnpjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s40748-017-0059-8

2

Girum T, Tariku Y, Dessu S. Survival Status and Treatment Outcome of Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) among Patients Treated in Treatment Initiation Centers (TIC) in South Ethiopia: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Ann Med Health Sci Res. 2017; 7: 331-336

https://www.amhsr.org/articles/survival-status-and-treatment-outcome-of-multidrug-resistant-tuberculosis-mdrtb-among-patients-treated-in-treatment-init.pdf

3

Abebaw W,  Mezgebu Y, Tadele G,  Bekri M. Risky Sexual Behavior and Associated Factors Among High School Students in Gondar City, Northwest Ethiopia. IJPHS. 2017;6:3, 257~265

http://www.iaesjournal.com/online/index.php/IJPHS/article/view/16174

4

Henok B, Mesfin K, Aman Y, Tadele G. Incidence and Predictors of Tuberculosis among Adult PLWHA at Public Health Facilities of Hawassa City. IJPHS. 2017;6:3, 266~274

http://www.iaesjournal.com/online/index.php/IJPHS/article/view/16170

5

Amha A, Girum T. Prevalence and associated factors of thinness among adolescent girls attending governmental schools in Aksum town, Northern Ethiopia. Med J DY Patil Univ 2017;10

http://www.mjdrdypu.org/aheadofprint.asp DOI 10.4103/MJDRDYPU.MJDRDYPU_153_17

6

Girum T, Kote M, Tariku B, Bekele H. Survival status and predictors of mortality among severely acute malnourished children <5 years of age admitted to stabilization centers in Gedeo Zone: a retrospective cohort study. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management 2017:13 1–10

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5271381/

7

Asegedech W, Meron W, Tadele G, Genet G. Assessment of bacteriological quality of drinking water in wolkite town, gurage zone. MD-Medical Data 2017;9(3): 155-159

http://md-medicaldata.com/godina_2017_broj_3_title_03.html

8

Tadele G, Mesfin K, Befikadu T. Incidence and predictors of mortality among severe acute malnourished under five children admitted to Dilla university referral hospital: a retrospective longitudinal study. JBAH;2016,6(13

WWW.iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JBAH/article/download/31852/3272  

9

Gisila E, Tadele G, Mulugeta S.  Early antenatal care booking and its association with late pregnancy complications in Arba Minch general hospital, southern Ethiopia, 2016. MD-Medical Data 2017;9(2): 081-087

http://www.md-medicaldata.com/godina_2017_broj_2_title_02.html

10

Tadele G, Abebaw W. Factors associated with child mortality in developing countries: an ecological study in 82 countries. MD-Medical Data 2017;9(1): 063-067

www.md-medicaldata.com/godina_2017_broj_1_title_10.html

11

Girum T. Assessment of Timing of First Antenatal Care Visit and Associated Factors Among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Care in Dilla Town Governmental Health Institutions, Southern Ethiopia. Altern Integr Med.2016; 5: 220 

https://www.omicsonline.org/open-access/assessment-of-timing-of-first-antenatal-care-visit-and-associated-factors

12

Tadele G, Mulugeta S. Knowledge about obstetric Danger Signs and Associated Factors among Antenatal care Attendants in Dilla University Referral Hospital. IJPHS. 2017; 6(1)  

http://www.iaesjournal.com/online/index.php/IJPHS/article/view/13058

13

Aschenaki K, Gistane A, Alemu T, Tadele G.Prevalence and Associated factors of Hypertension among Civil servants working in Arba Minch town, South Ethiopia. IJPHS. 2016; 5(4): pp. 375~383

www.iaesjournal.com/online/index.php/IJPHS/issue/view/355

Ongoing research

no

research

 

Detail explanation

Working area / progress

Remark

1

Tadele G, Gebremariam H, Asegedech W. Factors affecting Prevention and Control of Malaria among Endemic Areas of Gurage Zone: An Implication for Malaria Elimination in South Ethiopia, 2017

 

Accepted for publication

 

2

Tadele G. Early discontinuation of long acting reversible contraceptives among married and in union women: a systematic review and meta-analysis

 

Accepted for publication

 

3

Tadele G. Comparative analysis of the survival status and treatment outcome of under five children admitted with severe acute malnutrition at Hospital based and Health center based stabilization centers, south Ethiopia

 

Under review

 

4

Tadele G, Abebaw W. The Effect of deworming school children on anemia prevalence: a systematic review and meta-analysis

 

Under review

 

5

Tadele G, Abebaw W. The return of fertility after discontinuation of contraception: a systematic review and meta-analysis

 

Under review

 

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