Benyam Dubale

My name is Benyam Worku Dubale. I was born and raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and still live and work in my hometown. I received my MD from Jimma University in Jimma, Ethiopia and went on to specialize in Psychiatry at Addis Ababa University (AAU). Currently, I am an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and the Deputy Head of the Department of Psychiatry at AAU. I have been involved in various…

Abebe Hailu

I am originally from Sekota, Ethiopia and received my Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy (B.Pharma) with very great distinction, at Mekelle University in Mekelle, Ethiopia. I received my Master degree in Pharmacology from Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Currently, I am staff member and PhD Student in Pharmacology at Addis Ababa University. My research interests include evaluating the clinical outcome of currently used drugs and understanding the…

Melkam Kebede

I was born and raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. I received my bachelor degree in medical laboratory science from Addis Ababa University and received my Master of General Public Health from Haramaya University. I have got a deep rooted passion for research, especially clinical trials and am particularly interested in the genetic components of psychiatric disorders. For the past two and a half years, I have and continue to work…

Abigiya Tilahun

I was born and raised in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia. I received my BSc degree in Public health from Mada Walabu University, Ethiopia and my Master of Public Health in Epidemiology from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. My research interest is in mental health epidemiology, particularly within genetics. I am highly motived to increase my knowledge in this area and to continue to develop my profession so that I can share knowledge…