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Yitagesu Habtu

Hossana College of Health Sciences, Ethiopia

Yitagesu Habtu

Yitagesu Habtu, MPH in Epidemiology
Coordinator, Health Sciences Education Development, Hossana College of Health Sciences, Ethiopia

I was born on the 23th of September 1985 and currently a father of 2 biological sons and 2 non biological daughters. I graduated from Addis Ababa University with a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology in 2010 and from Jimma University with Bachelor of science in hygiene and environmental health in 2006. I have conducted researches in women’s health especially family planning, cervical cancer and other health problems like malaria, tuberculosis, occupational health and safety, nutrition and environmental health in collaboration with regional health bureau and under supervision of college research and community service. Currently, I am working as health sciences education development coordinator and member of health research ethical review committee.


  • Delil RK, Dileba TK, Habtu YA, Gone TF, Leta TJ. Magnitude of Malaria and Factors among Febrile Cases in Low Transmission Areas of Hadiya Zone, Ethiopia: A Facility Based Cross Sectional Study. PLoS ONE. 2016;11(5):e0154277. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0154277
  • Habtu Y, Kumie A, Tefera W. Magnitude and Factors of Occupational Injury among Workers in Large Scale Metal Manufacturing Industries in Ethiopia. OALib. 2014;1(8):1-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/oalib.1101087