Public health Officer with over 12 years experience in diverse humanitarian and development settings. Extensive experience complex and multiple health, HIV/AIDS and Nutrition projects designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating within international, government, and private organizations. Specialist in coordinating and managing emergency public health response and programs with a wide variety of partners. Excellent team-worker, action oriented, problem-solver with strong communication and time management skills.
very good in SPSS, Epiinfo, Epiinfo/ENA & SMART statistical programs,
HIS Database, Microsoft office tools
Public Health Officer12/2012 to 12/2013United Nations Higher Commissioner for RefugeesMaban, South Sudan
Maban, South Sudan Coordinated of emergency health response and health cluster coordination, which helped to reduce morbidity and mortality to emergency acceptable rate.
Planned, monitored & evaluated refugees health, reproductive and nutrition projects with an annual budget over USD 15 millions.
Led epidemic preparedness and response, surveillance including controlled Hepatitis E and measles outbreaks, organized five polio, one measles and oral cholera mass vaccination campaign Worked in a multi-sectoral and co-coordinated approach in co-operation with government, UN agencies, and NGOS NGOs) and other humanitarian partners, including refugees Led the developed of public health strategic plan, out control plan and SOP for referral Refugee medical case management Volunteer 11/2012 to 12/2012 International Rescue Committee silver spring, MD Provide support to the Special Needs Care Coordinator with providing consistent and follow-up care for m.
Health Coordinator02/2009 to 07/2012United Nations Higher Commissioner for RefugeesSanaa/Aden, Yemen
Planned, coordinated, monitored & evaluated nationwide health care programs /projects with an annual budget over USD 3 millions.
Led epidemic preparedness and response, surveillance and operation research Standardized and Improved the quality of health services and health status of refugees in Yemen (eg reduced anemia prevalence by 20% in Kharaz camp in 2010) Provided technical leadership.
to UNHCR, NGOs, and partner government agencies to build their capacity to implement health programs.
Developed a Memorandum of Understanding between Ministry of Health and UNHCR/Yemen concerning the provision of health services to refugees and other vulnerable populations.
Led the emergency health assistance response during libay crisis in Egypt and assisted in the adaptation of the UNHCR Health Information System to urban settings in Cairo.
Project Coordinator12/2003 to 01/2006FP/USA-CDC MARCH ProjectAddis Ababa, Ethiopia
Planned, coordinated, implemented and monitored modeling & reinforcement to combat HIV/AIDS (MARCH) project.
Supervised project staff members, advocacy and work with CDC and JHU/CCP-ARC.
Coordinated federal police/USA-CDCC formative research project.
Conducted, coordinated & evaluated Health Impact Assessment (HIA) projects and its impact.
Monitored and evaluated water-related diseases due to water resources development projects.
Worked in private clinics providing outpatient consultation, testing services & HIV/AIDS counseling to average of 15 clients a day.
Health Center Manager & Clinician 12/2000 to 01/2004Ministry of HealthEstie Gondar, Ethiopia
Provided clinical consultation, medical procedures and medication to patients.
Planned, implemented, monitored & evaluated primary health cares programs in Estie district in Ethiopia.
Supervised more than 20 staff members at Estie health center and eight health posts.
Managed donors funded projects.
MPH: Public Health2007Addis Ababa UniversityAddis Ababa, Ethiopia
Bachelor of Science: PUblic Health 2001Dilla University Dilla, Ethiopia