Birhanu Sendek Getahun
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Gondar College of Medicine, Gondar, Ethiopia
Birhanu Sendek Getahun, MD, Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Head of Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Gondar College of Medicine, Gondar, Ethiopia
I am Dr. Birhanu Sendek, an Obstetrician and Gynecologist working in one of the historic colleges of Ethiopia, i.e. Gondar College of Medicine and Health sciences, University of Gondar, as an assistant professor and head of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics since september 2008.
Working in an institution, I am involved in teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate students, health officers and midwifery students. I enjoy teaching, reading histories and visiting some historic places. I am now just in training for master in public health which is of modular type in same college.
I have attached the picture of a historic castle in my town which is the Fasil Castle built in 1632: all participants of the 2010 Course are welcomed to visit Gondar, a historic town with other historic places like this and also have a visit of Semien Mountains.