Lemessa Negeri Debel
Save the Children, Ambo, Ethiopia
Lemessa Negeri Debel, BSC, MPH-SRH
MNCH Program Officer, Save the Children an EU-UNICEF funded project in Oromia, Ambo, Ethiopia
Mr. Lemessa Negeri was born on 12th, May, 1980. I graduated from University of Jimma, Ethiopia in 2010 with Senior Public Health Officer, and currently getting MPH in SRH (graduating class in the coming June) from Wollega University. I was working at International Program for HIV/AIDS care and treatment by Columbia University (ICAP) in Ethiopia at position of Prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS (PMTCT) and Adherence of HIV positive patients to care and treatment program officer, Western Oromia, Ethiopia (from July, 2012-September, 2014). Currently I am working at Save the Children International in Ethiopia on position of Community Sexual and Reproductive, Maternal Newborn and Child health (CSRH-MNCH). Now I am finalizing my paper on Utilization of Integrated Community common childhood illness Management (ICCM) service by care takers (Health seeking behavior of mothers for their sicken child) and associated factors, and also working on HIV infection among HIV exposed infant and contributing factors.