Teferi Mekonnen Yitayew

Doctoral Research Fellow - Public Health Nutrition
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Phone +47-46221241
Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1046 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Medicine (Student)


2018 - Doctoral Research Fellow UiO, Oslo, Norway.

June 2016-August 2018-Lecturer of Public Health Nutrition at Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.

October 2012-June 2016-Gradute Assistant at Nursing Department, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar Ethiopia.


2014- 2016 Master’s Degree in Public Health Nutrition from University Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

2008- 2012 Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Mekelle University, Mekelle,Ethiopia.

Academic interests

Public Health Nutrition, Non-communicable diseases


  1. Mekonnen T, Tariku A, Abebe SMJIjop. Overweight/obesity among school aged children in Bahir Dar City: cross sectional study. 2018;44(1):17.
  2. Mekonnen T, Animaw W, Seyum YJAoPH. Overweight/obesity among adults in North-Western Ethiopia: a community-based cross sectional study.  2018;76(1):18.
  3. Asrat W, Mekonnen T, Bedimo MJC, Medicine R. Assessment of women’s satisfaction with family planning service at public health facilities in Northwest Region of Ethiopia: a cross sectional study. 2018;3(1):25.
  4. 4. Legesse WT, Anemaw W, Mekonnen T, Nigus DMJIJoIC. Prevalence of needle sticks injury and its associated factors among Health Care Workers in Bahir Dar city Health Centers, Northwest Ethiopia. 2015;11(2).


Published Jan. 2, 2019 12:40 PM - Last modified Jan. 2, 2019 2:56 PM

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