Education attended DIPLOM, comprehensive nursing, former ministry of health , know AAU ,1988 EC(1996GC)

BSc, comprehensive nursing, jimma university 1995EC(2003GC)

MSC, reproductive health nursing , Addis Ababa university, 2000EC(2008GC)

PhD, in public health, epidemiology and biostatics track AAU/CHS/SPH, since January 2003( January 2011)

Academic Rank Lecturer and   PhD fellow
Working for AAU since Since 1995 EC(2003GC) till know
Administrative positions held if any/ past and present



Assistant administrative and public relation in   centralized school of nursing and midwifery
Awards ——recognitions — memberships of international bodies/ journals – editorial roles/ initiatives etc


Deferent certificates of public health matters, to mention few like IMCNI, safe mother hood , family planning, HIV/AIDS(ART, PMTCT, Self care, for PLWHA) Malaria, TB, health service management, pedagogy, hospital management, quantitative and qualitative research methods( SPSS, STATA, EPINFO) both as trainee and TOT…   and so many other public health related

Member of EPHA, ENA, EMA ,international journal of pharmaceutical sciences and research,( ) Hindawi Publishing Corporation , ISRN Oncology,(

International Journal of Innovative , Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research , ( ,journal of reproductive health(


Address campus :Collage of health science

building name: nursing

floor number: 2nd

office room no: 40

office tel: 0115-53-00-54

mobile: +251-911684317

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Research interest/ not more than hundred words


Reproductive health cancer (cervical ca, breast ca..)

Reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, child survival and mortality and human nutrition

Publications on reputable journals


1 .Assessment of Knowledge of Breast Cancer and Screening Methods among Nurses in University Hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2011 , Semarya Berhe Lemlem,1 Worknish Sinishaw,2 Mignote Hailu,3 , Mesfin Abebe,2 and Alemseged Aregay1

  1. assessments of adherence to hypertension managements and its influencing factors among hypertensive patients attending black lion hospital chronic follow up unit, addis ababa, ethiopia-a cross-sectional study habtamu abera hareri*1, mesfin abebe 2 and tadese asefaw
  2. assessment of factors contributing to the development of obstetric fistula among women admitted to mekelle fistula hospital, tigray, ethiopia: a record review study

1haftu berhe*, 2alemayehu bayray, 3mesfin abebe

  1.   magnitude and factors associated with harmful traditional practices among children less than five years of age in axum town, north ethiopia
  2. and 5 researches for publication on process