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Fatuma Ahmed

Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Fatuma Ahmed

Fatuma Ahmed, MD, MPH
National Professional Officer, Child and Adolescent health, WHO-Ethiopia

I was born on 11 May, 1980 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. I graduated from Jimma University, Ethiopia with degree in doctor of Medicine in 2005, and I obtained my master’s degree in public from Lund University, Sweden in 2010. I have about ten years public health related work experience here in Ethiopia.

Currently, I work for WHO country office Ethiopia as a national officer for child and adolescent health.


  • Ahmed FA, Moussa KM, Petterson KO, Asamoah BO. Assessing knowledge, attitude, and practice of emergency contraception: a cross- sectional study among Ethiopian undergraduate female students. BMC Public Health. 2012 Feb 9;12:110. https://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-110