Mr. Woldekidan Amde
  • Position: Researcher
    Qualifications:     BA (Addis Ababa), MA (Ruhr-Bochum), MA (UWC)
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Woldekidan Kifle Amde joined the SOPH in March 2009 as manager of the WHO-UWC Masters programme focusing on Health Workforce Development. This informs his current PhD work on the complexity of a multi-country capacity development initiative in the area of health workforce development. Woldekidan is convenor of the Introducing Public Health module, part of SOPH's Postgradaute Diploma programme. Woldekidan is a member of the SOPH teams engaged in inter-university collaborative initiatives to develop capacity in the field of health policy and systems analysis in Africa: the Collaboration for Health Systems Analysis and Innovation (CHESAI); FA4/ITM  partnership focusing on strengthening capacity for research education, policy support, advocacy and networking; and the Consortium for Health Policy and Systems Analysis in Africa (CHEPSAA) . He also coordinates and manages content on the School’s website and social media platforms.

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