Cancer Treatment Center have been Inaugurate

The second cancer treatment center in Ethiopia has been inaugurated at Jimma University, Jimma Medical Centre (JMC). It has been inaugurated officially in the presence of the Ministry of Health Dr. Liya Tadesse and Jimma University president Dr. Jemal Abafita accompanied by higher officials from the federal government, Jimma City and Jimma University. It is […]

Operation Smile 40th Year Anniversary at Jimma University Institute of Health

Since 1982, Operation Smile has been a global non-profit organization that has provided surgical treatment to more than 200,000 patients around the world, and in this process, have formed valuable relationships with the countries they have visited. Since 2005, Operation Smile has partnered with Jimma University Medical Center (JUMC) and provided lifesaving surgery for thousands […]

Community Service Project and Training

A handover of a community service project entitled “Aquaponics- an urban aqua-farm” coupled with a capacity building training was held by Jimma University College of Natural Sciences. This Aquaponics project is a novel technology that adopts fish production whereby the nutrient-rich fish waste is fed to hydroponically-grown vegetables after passing through a biofilter system. The […]

JU hosts public lecture deliberating on pathways to a sustained post-conflict peace in Ethiopia

Jimma University has organized a public lecture on “Securing Ethiopia’s Future: Pathways to a sustained post-conflict peace “. The renowned professor of International Security, and widely published scholar on conflict, national security and security governance, Prof. Ann Fitz-Gerald, delivered the public lecture. The session began with a welcoming address of Dr Kenenisa Lemi, V/P for […]

Findings of two research projects were disseminated

Research findings dissemination workshop organized by Jimma University has been conducted at Jimma Central Hotel. On the workshop, findings of two research projects were disseminated to a variety of stakeholders. The first project is entitled as: ‘Implementation study on Effectiveness and Acceptability of Co-delivery of health Campaigns’ which run for more than a year. From […]

Hearty Congratulation to JU class of 2022

The second round graduation ceremony of 2022 (2014 EC) was held today at Hachalu Hundessa Civic Center. Amomg today’s 476 graduates, who are mostly from departments of nursing and midwifery, pharmacy, veterinary medicine and school of law, 4 were PhDs while 8 were medical specialities.