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OMPHI — Oxford Maternal & Perinatal Health Institute

The Oxford Evidence-based Management of Pre-eclampsia and Eclampsia

Training Course in Mekelle, Ethiopia

December 12, 2011

Local Coordinator: Dr Mengistu Asnake Kibret

Project Coordinator: Dr. Marloes Schoonheim

The Oxford University Maternal and Perinatal Health Institute (OMPHI) in collaboration with Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER) has provided health professionals from Mekelle University with a one-day, free training on The evidence-based management of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. The training was developed as an e-learning module by the Nuffield Department of Women’s & Reproductive Health, University of Oxford and funded by the MacArthur Foundation through EngenderHealth.

On December 12, 26 health professionals from Gondar University attended the evidence-based management of pre-eclampsia and eclampsia training in the university’s computer department. Among the participants were obstetricians, gynaecologists, GPs, staff from the midwifery department, staff from the public health department, staff from the University Hospital and students from various departments. The training took four hours and was followed by 20 multiple-choice questions based on the training. All participants were presented with certificates jointly signed by the Nuffield Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology of the University of Oxford, GFMER and Dr. Zerihun Abebe, Dean of Health Sciences, Mekelle University.


Participants list

Name Education, specialty
Abel Balcha GP
Afework Alem GP
Awala Eguar Public health
Berhe Gebrewahid Emergency surgery
Daniel Getahun Intern
Esete Berhan Emergency surgery
Habtom Tadesse GP
Kinde Hailu Emergency surgery
Lemlem Newayu Emergency surgery
Mengesha Abie Fentie Surgery
Michele Tsegay Midwifery
Negessa Kassa Intern
Nejat Ahmed Intern
Rebawit Habteweld Intern
Roman Asnet Midwifery
Samrawit Tassew Intern
Shegaw Agezew Emergency surgery and Obs/Gyn
Sisay Degnew Intern
Tekeste Etsay Intern
Tesfaye Estiphanos Intern
Teshale Diress Intern
Teshale Wubet GP
Yemisirach Berhanu Emergency surgery and Obs/Gyn
Yemisrache Shiferaw Intern
Yoseph Debebe Intern
Zerihun Haile GP

Local Coordinator

Mengistu Asnake, MD, MPH
Chief of Party (COP), Integrated Family Health Program (IFHP)
Deputy Country Representative, Pathfinder International-Ethiopia
Phone: +251-113-20-35-12
Fax: +251-113-20-35-72
P.O.Box 12655, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
GSM: +234- 80- 23810589
Email: GAmagashi@gmail.com , Masnake@pathfinder.org or Masnake@ifhp-et.org

Project Coordinator

Dr Marloes Schoonheim
Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research
Villa Grand-Montfleury
Chemin du Grand-Montfleury 48
1290 Versoix - Switzerland
Phone: +41 (0)22 3467716
Fax: +41 (0)22 3467834
Email: marloes76@mac.com and marloes.schoonheim@gfmer.org
Website: https://www.gfmer.ch/


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