About kumilachew melak

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Age 28 - 32 Years
  • Gender Male
  • Work Experience 8
  • Field of Study epidemiology
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About me

I am public health specialist having MPH in epidemiology with multiple experience in different health care activities. specifically regarding with managing public health data for better public health decision making process, i have good experience as data collector, supervisor, researcher, M&E officer and surveillance officer. since all of those jobs i worked formerly on different organization focused on proper handling of health data. so my huge experience and educational background is compatible on the field of work you offered here.

Education

Experience

  • 2023 - Present
    PATH Ethiopia

    Qualitative and quantitative data collector

     collect the data through computer assisted technology by ODK
     use CAFÉ method for mixed questions (which includes both qualitative and quantitative questions)
     taking consent form
     select eligible participants

  • 2023 - Present
    Ethiopian public health institute

    research assistant at EPHI

     listing and Mapping of all eligible organizations like universities, RHB, NGO and other implementing partners
     identifying all source of secondary data
     collecting and analyzing secondary data
     synchronizing all collected data to the main server after cleaning all data

  • 2022 - 2023
    ALIGHT Ethiopia

    MEAL officer

     Prepare M&E plan in order to implement the planned program
     Coordinate data collection activities, ensuring accuracy, reliability, and compliance with established protocols.
     Analyze collected data to generate actionable insights and contribute to evidence-based decision-making.
     Prepare comprehensive reports and project documents for dissemination to stakeholders and wider audiences.
     Engage with project partners to foster collaboration, participation, and alignment with project objectives.
     Ensure transparent and efficient utilization of project resources, adhering to budgetary guidelines.
     Collaborate with the Program Coordinator to ensure projects are aligned with organizational strategies.
     Monitor project progress, identify challenges, and recommend adjustments for enhanced effectiveness.
     Facilitate knowledge-sharing and learning among project stakeholders to drive continuous improvement.
     Conduct need assessment for NFI distribution

  • 2021 - 2022
    GOHI CARE ACTs project

    Facility based surveillance and COVID 19 vaccine demand officer

     Review PHEM reports and prepare action plan based on the performance of facilities
     Keeping quality of data through close supervision for the hospital and catchment health facilities
     Prepare M&E plan for successful implementation of COVID 19 vaccine distribution
     Strengthening COVID 19 Surveillance and scale up COVID 19 vaccine coverage
     Providing training for catchment health workers about PHEM and COVID 19 vaccination
     Supervising and monitoring daily COVID 19 vaccine distribution
     Plan COVID 19 vaccine demand and supply
     Identify eligible groups for COVID 19 vaccine
     Strengthening DHIS2 utilization
     Prepare daily, weekly and monthly reports through excel
     Conduct statistical analysis and interpret the finding

  • 2021 - 2022
    Ohio state GOHI

    MEAL officer

     Review PHEM reports and prepare action plan based on the performance of facilities
     Keeping quality of data through close supervision for the hospital and catchment health facilities
     Prepare M&E plan for successful implementation of COVID 19 vaccine distribution
     Design kobo tool box

  • 2020 - 2021
    Ohio state GOHI

    COVID 19 regional surveillance officer

     Prepare M&E plan to follow the implementation of PHEM preparedness and readiness for subordinate facilities under the region
     Strengthening the regional EOC
     Monitor the progress of PHEM activity
     Evaluate the outcome of early warning system and event based and community based surveillance
     Identifying COVID 19 cases and conduct contact tracing
     Supervising and supporting subordinate health facilities
     Collecting and analyzing subordinate health facilities surveillance data

  • 2018 - 2020
    Hossana Health science college, Centeral ethiopia

    Junior and senior researcher

     conduct different community based and facility based research’s as principal investigator
     prepare data collection tools through computer assisted technology like Kobo tool and ODK
     manage assessment logistics, including with partner organizations, identifying assessment areas, facilitating design workshops, managing joint data collection processes, and facilitating joint analysis workshop
     Keep track of progress and delays of all assigned assessments throughout the research cycle. Ensure that delays or identified challenges for specific assessments are reported in writing and orally in a timely manner
     provide data analysis on primary and/or secondary data as per ToRs, ensuring that meaningful techniques are used to analyze the data collected
     Teach as a member of a teaching team within an established programme of study.
     Teach in a variety of settings from small group tutorials to large lectures, ensuring content, methods of delivery and learning materials meet the defined learning objectives for individual teaching sessions.
     Develop own teaching materials, methods and approaches taking into account established or agreed practices where necessary.
     Supervise the work of students, provide advice on study skills and help them with learning problems.

  • 2015 - 2018
    Kemebata Tembaro ZOne, hadero health center, south Ethiopia

    front line health worker

     Provide outpatient care for ambulatory patients: diagnosis & treatment of acute conditions;
     Provide assessment, diagnosis, follow up & referral of ambulatory patients with common and chronic conditions including TB, HIV to appropriate level;
     Diagnose, treat and follow SC and OTP nutritional cases according to treatment protocol of ministry of health.
     Provide delivery service for spontaneous normal deliveries.
     Diagnose, identify and refer high-risk mothers and complicated deliveries.
     Provide MCH services that include ANC, PNC, Family Planning, Growth monitoring, VCT and PMTCT services being compliant with the guidelines prepared for the respective services.
     Provide routine examinations and treat acute illnesses, and provide referral for dentist, ophthalmologist, and provide Mental health services which will be provided in an integrated manner

Expertise

epidemiologist

Languages

english
Proficient
Amharic
Proficient

Honors & awards

  • 2022

    senior surveillance officer

    i got this award from Ohio state global one health intiative for my intensive effort to fight against COVID 19 pandemics

Skills

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