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Birhane Tesfay

College of Health Sciences, Debre Berhan University, Ethiopia

Birhane Tesfay

Birhane Tesfay, BSc in Public Health, MPH in Reproductive and Family Health
Coordinator, Community Based Education, College of Health Sciences, Debre Berhan University, Ethiopia
tsfbrm@gmail.com

I was born on the 15 of May 1983 and got my first degree in Public Health from University of Gondar in Ethiopia. I also got my Master Degree in Reproductive and Family Health form Addis Ababa University School of Public Health in 2012. Since then, I was serving as a lecturer in the Department of Public Health Reproductive and Family Health Unit. I am teaching maternal health, child health, adolescent health family planning, demography, and other familiar courses. I am also working as a principal investigator for researches on maternal and adolescence health and providing community service in the area of HIV AIDS prevention and control. I served as a head of the department of public health for two years and currently I am working as coordinator of community based education of College of Health Sciences. In due this I am working in planning, monitoring, and evaluating student’s training in clinical and community settings where they are exposed to the actual working environment of health care system before they graduate.

Publications

  • Birhane T, Shiferaw S, Hagos S, Mohindra KS. Urban food insecurity in the context of high food prices: a community based cross sectional study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2014 Jul 4;14:680. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-680
  • Tesfay Birhane Gebremariam. Household Food Insecurity and Women’s Nutritional Status in Addis Ababa. International Journal of Food Science and Biotechnology. 2017 Mar 24;2(2):24. http://dx.doi.org/10.11648/j.ijfsb.20170202.12

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