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researcher , Veterinarian

Tirushet Teshager Getahun, Ethiopian veterinarian, researcher. Achievements include research in Antimicrobial Resistance problem. Fellow Doctoral fellowship, Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional, 1995-1999, Postdoctoral fellowship, University of Complutense, 2003. Secretary Ethiopian Veterinary Medical Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1988—1991; member advisory panel of Zoonoses World Health Organization, 1986—1993.

Background

Getahun, Tirushet Teshager was born on July 4, 1957 in Debremarkos, Ethiopia. Daughter of Teshager Getahun Engida and Worknesh Woldemariam Negussie.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University Havana, Cuba, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Complutense, Madrid, Spain, 2002.

Career

Section head, antirabis vaccine and serum production National Research Institute of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1983—1989, acting head veterinary public health division Ethiopia, 1990—1993, head veterinary public health division Ethiopia, 1993—1995. Docroral fellow University of Complutense, Madrid, 1995—2002, postdoctoral fellow, since 2003. Chairperson of committees National Research Institute of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1985—1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Antimicrobial Resistance problem.

Membership

Secretary Ethiopian Veterinary Medical Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1988—1991. Member advisory panel of Zoonoses World Health Organization, 1986—1993.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.

Connections

Married Asres Workneh Engida, November 26, 1983 (deceased February 1, 1998).

father:
Teshager Getahun Engida

mother:
Worknesh Woldemariam Negussie

spouse:
Asres Workneh Engida