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Neurosurgery Team Successfully Removes Brain Tumor . .

The neurosurgery team from the University of California, in collaboration with Jimma University’s specialist team, successfully removed a large brain tumor (meningioma) from a 65-year-old female patient at Jimma University Medical Center. We are in the Community! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JimmaUniv/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JimmaUniv Telegram: https://t.me/JimmaUniversityOfficial LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/school/jimma-university/ E-mail: ero@ju.edu.et Website: www.ju.edu.et Tel: +251-(0)47-111-2202 P.O. Box: 378

Neurosurgery Specialist Team Provides Training on Neurovascular Conditions and Hydrocephalus at Jimma University Medical Centre.

The neurosurgery team from the University of California, in collaboration with Jimma University’s Medical Centre , provided training on neurovascular conditions (Aneurysm and AVM) and hydrocephalus for residents and clinical students at Jimma University on May 20, 2024. This training covered the diagnosis, management, and treatment of these neurological conditions, which are commonly encountered in […]

Jimma University and Jimma community Welcomes Neurosurgery Team from University of California

Jimma University officials, Jimma city community leaders, Abba Gadas, Religious leaders, and Hadha Sinqes welcomed the neurosurgery specialist team from the University of California at Abba Jifar Airport. The visiting team will perform various neurosurgeries and share their expertise with the health professionals at Jimma University’s specialized hospital. We are in the Community! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JimmaUniv/ […]

An Experience Sharing on Grant Writing was held at Jimma University

A seminar entitled “Experience Sharing on Grant Writing” was held on the 16th of May, 2024. Guests from two universities namely from Ghent University (Prof, Inge Brinkman) and The University of Nairobi (Dr. James Wachira) were leading presenters of the Grant Writing seminar. The event began by Dr. Dheressa Dhebu, the director of the Institute […]

Second-Round Evidence-to-Policy Training (E2P) Held at Jimma University

The Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Public Health, Institute of Health at Jimma University, in collaboration with Fenot/Harvard, organized a three-day training on Evidence-to-Policy (E2P) from May 14th to May 16th, 2024. The training was led by Professor Tsinuel Girma, Director of Fenot/Harvard, along with esteemed professors and senior advisors from the […]

The 2nd 𝗔𝗠𝗘𝗔𝗥 International conference was held at Jimma University.

The 2nd International Conference on (𝗔𝗠𝗘𝗔𝗥)African Medical Education and Research was completed. Jimma University Institute of Health hosted a two-day conference on “AMEAR: African Medical Education and Research” from May 9-10, 2024. The Centre for International Health (CIH) LMU Munich, Germany organized the conference in collaboration with Jimma University. In his opening speech, Dr. Ahmed […]

Two hundred (200) patients received free cataract surgery at Jimma University.

The Department of Ophthalmology at Jimma Medical Centre in collaboration with the ODA Research and Development Association in Turkey, conducted a four-day campaign from May 6-9, 2024, offering voluntary free eye cataract surgery to the community in the Jimma zone and the surrounding woredas. The ODA Research and Development Association supported the cataract surgery campaign […]

Jimma University held a Workshop and Capacity Building Training on DHRD and NCDs

Jimma University in collaboration with the University of Southampton organized a sensitization workshop and capacity building training on DHRD and NCDs. A one-day workshop was conducted at Jimma University on 22 April 2024 with stakeholders to create a common understanding of quality health data for evidence-based health practices. The participants were from local primary healthcare […]

Jimma University and SINTEF Organized a Workshop to Disseminate an Important Finding on a Study Conducted on Childhood Hearing Loss.

Jimma University and SINTEF, a renowned research institute in Norway, recently collaborated on a significant study focusing on childhood hearing loss among primary school children in Jimma town. The study, conducted in 2022, aimed to promote inclusive education by addressing the critical issue of hearing loss and emphasizing the importance of early detection and intervention. […]

Jimma University, in collaboration with e-SHE, organized a workshop on e-Learning to enhance higher education.

The e-Learning for Strengthening Higher Education (e-SHE), in partnership with Jimma University, organized a one-day workshop at Jimma University. The workshop was attended by representatives from the seven member universities of the Jimma cluster, and it aimed to facilitate robust discussions and collaborative initiatives. Opening the workshop, Dr. Jemal Abafita, President of Jimma University, emphasized […]