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Dr Amare Tadesse

MD PhD MPH

Assistant Professor

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Dr Amare is a medical doctor and epidemiologist, with a PhD in international maternal and child health from Uppsalala University, Sweden and post-doctoral training at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health as a Fogarty Global Health Fellow. He has effectively collaborated and partnered with academicians and researchers in Africa, Europe and United States of America. He has worked in higher education in Ethiopia and provided clinical services in both the public and private sector.

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

TB Centre

Teaching

He teaches Epidemiology and Public Health courses for MSc Epidemiology and MSc Public Health. He supervises MPH students and PhD student. He serves as examining board committee/ panel member for MPH and PhD disserations. 

Research

His research area focuses on maternal, adolescent and child health and nutrition, infectious diseases, and non-communicable diseases. He is a peer reviewer for international peer-reviewed journals and a member of the Research Advisor Council of the Ethiopian Ministry of Health. 

Research Area
Child health
Maternal health
Public health
Adolescent health
Global Health
Randomised controlled trials
Discipline
Epidemiology
Medicine
Nutrition
Operational research
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Malnutrition
Tuberculosis
Non-communicable diseases
Country
Ethiopia
Sudan
Tanzania
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)

Selected Publications

A Chicken Production Intervention and Additional Nutrition Behavior Change Component Increased Child Growth in Ethiopia: A Cluster-Randomized Trial.
Passarelli S; Ambikapathi R; Gunaratna NS; Madzorera I; Canavan CR; Noor AR; Worku A; Berhane Y; Abdelmenan S; Sibanda S
2020
The Journal of Nutrition
Market food diversity mitigates the effect of environment on women's dietary diversity in the Agriculture to Nutrition (ATONU) study, Ethiopia.
Ambikapathi R; Gunaratna NS; Madzorera I; Passarelli S; Canavan CR; Noor RA; Madzivhandila T; Sibanda S; Abdelmenan S; Tadesse AW
2019
Public Health Nutrition
Meeting the World Health Organization Maternal Antenatal Care Guidelines Is Associated with Improved Early and Middle Childhood Cognition in Ethiopia.
Douglas DB; Waziry R; McCarthy EP; Tadesse AW; Feyssa MD; Kawooya M; Sudfeld CR
2019
The Journal of pediatrics
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