Abraham Haileamlak

Abraham Haileamlak is Professor of Pediatrics and Child Health and Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist at Jimma University, with over twenty five years’ experience in health care services. He studied Medicine and then Pediatrics in Addis Ababa University and Pediatric Cardiology in Wolfson Medical Center in Israel. Besides his academic and clinical activities, he served as Vice Director of the university hospital for three years, Vice President of the University for seven years and Dean of College of Health Sciences for six years. Since 2006, Abraham is an Editor-In-Chief of Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences, a peer-reviewed journal that appears six times a year. Abraham has published close to 40 research outputs on peer-reviewed journals. Abraham received from Ethiopian Ministry of Health an Extraordinary Award for passion, dedication and exceptional lifetime contribution to the Health Sector Advancement of Ethiopia (2015); Pediatrician of the year award (2013) by the Ethiopian Pediatric Society. He is currently member of International Committee for Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Pan-African Society of Cardiology and Editor for the German Medical Education Journal.