L10K (Last Ten Kilometers) Project, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
Yeshiwork Getu, MPH, BSc in Nursing
Regional Maternal and Child Health Specialist, JSI/L10K, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
I was born on Oct 31, 1971. I graduated from Jimma University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and obtained Master of Public health from Gondor University in 2011. I have worked for more than twenty years in the field of health as a maternal and child health specialist, health science college Dean and lecturer and reached to an excellent professional level. Building outstanding experience in health and educational leadership that helped me to become an effective trainer and educator. More importantly, I have excellent communication skill, leadership ability and remarkable self-motivation with a wide range of skills. My positive attitude towards my job helped me to develop strong self confidence that lead me to always think critically and be solution oriented. Currently I am working as regional maternal and newborn health specialist focused on improving reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health with the engagement of the community.