Achenef Asmamaw Muche

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Achenef Asmamaw Muche is HaSET’s Postdoctoral Fellow. He is an Assistant Professor of Reproductive Health at University of Gondar. He received his Ph.D. and MHSc (MSc) in Reproductive Health from Pan African University-University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 2020  and 2015 respectively, MPH degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the University of Gondar, Ethiopia in 2014; and BSc degree in Nursing from Jimma University, Ethiopia in 2006. He also obtained…


Biruk Hailu

Implementation Fellow

Biruk Hailu is an implementation fellow at the HaSET MNCH research program and has a Master’s in public health with a specialty in Reproductive and Family health, from the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Public health, Addis Ababa University. He is a Midwife with a background, spent most of his career years with mothers and children in rural parts of the SNNPRs of Ethiopia, and exposed to…

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Firmaye Bogale Wolde

Implementation Fellow

Firmaye is a public health professional who holds a master’s degree in public health and works as an acting director in the knowledge translation directorate of the Ethiopian public health institute. She has practiced public health for over 7 years where she has worked in both clinical and non-clinical health settings. Throughout her professional years she has worked on adult and child health care, collection and analysis of health data…


Frezer Abebe Dulume

Implementation Fellow

Frezer Abebe Dulume is a nutritionist who earned a Masters of Science in Applied Human Nutrition (MSc) in November 2014 from Hawassa University and a Bachelor of Science in July 2007 from Jimma University. She has over 12 years of experience in various health tier systems, including working as a Maternal and Child Health (MCH) and Integrated Diseases Surveillance Response (IDSR) supervisor at the Borena Zone, Dugda Dawa woreda health…


Gedefaw Abeje Fekadu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Gedefaw Abeje Fekadu is a Post-doctoral fellow at HaSET Maternal and Child Research Program. He studied Ph.D. in reproductive health sciences from Pan Africa University and a Master of Public Health in Reproductive and Child Health from University of Gondar. He is currently an associate professor of reproductive health in the department of reproductive health and population studies, School of Public Health, Bahir Dar University. Dr. Gedefaw conducted many…


Getachew Mullu Kassa

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Getachew Mullu Kassa completed his Ph.D. in Reproductive Health from the PAN African University Life and Earth Science Institute (PAULESI), University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He also obtained his Master of Science in Reproductive and Maternal Health Nursing from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Arba Minch University, Ethiopia. He is a 2018 Impact Evaluation Fellow of the East Africa Social Science Translation (EASST) Collaborative…


Jerusalem Azene

Implementation Fellow

Jerusalem Azene graduated from Bahirdar University in 2019 with an MPH/RH degree. Her study concentrated on the precancerous cervical liaison at Mari stops, Family Guidance Association, and Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital. She is currently employed as the regulatory case team leader at the Amhara Regional Health Bureau. She works as a license officer. She previously worked as an admissions and liaison coordinator at Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital. She also worked…


Likelesh Lemma

Implementation Fellow

Likelesh Lemma is an implementation fellow in Haset MNCH research program. She got her diploma from Addis Ababa university school of nursing, BSc in public health in Hawassa university and MPH in Reproductive and family health in Addis Ababa university, school of public health. She worked in different government health organizations like hospital (Obstetrics and gynecology and pediatrics department), health center as medical director and zonal health office as family…


Negalign Berhanu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Negalign Berhanu is an associate professor at the Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Public Health, Institute of Health, Jimma University. He holds MBA degree in Health Care Management and MSc degree in Monitoring and Evaluation of Health Programs. He earned his PhD degree in Global Health Programs from The University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. He has been engaged in research, teaching and supervising masters and PhD…


Zenebu Begna

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Zenebu Begna is an assistant professor at the Department of public Health college of medicine and health sciences, Ambo University. She has a B.Sc. degree in clinical nursing from Addis Ababa University, Mph in epidemiology from Jimma University. She earned her Ph.D. in epidemiology from India Jawaharlal Nehru University. She has been engaged in conducting research, teaching and supervising masters’ students. She has also different experiences of coordinating research…