Biography

Kefyalew is currently doing his PhD on Tuberculosis and Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Ethiopia in the Department of Global Health, Research School of Population Health, Australian National University. He has been awarded ANU PhD scholarship (International).

Prior to commencing his PhD, Kefyalew was working as an assistant professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Gondar, Ethiopia . He has completed his BSc in Public Health and MPH in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Gondar.

Primary Affiliation: University of Gondar - Gondar , Ethiopia

Specialties: Epidemiology and Public Health

Publications


Transfusion-transmissible viral infections among blood donors at the North Gondar district blood bank, northwest Ethiopia: A three year retrospective study.
PLoS One 2017 5;12(7):e0180416. Epub 2017 Jul 5.
Department of Hematology and Immunohematology, School of Biomedical and Laboratory Sciences, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

Spatial patterns of multidrug resistant tuberculosis and relationships to socio-economic, demographic and household factors in northwest Ethiopia.
PLoS One 2017 9;12(2):e0171800. Epub 2017 Feb 9.
Research School of Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

Determinants of late presentation to HIV/AIDS care in Southern Tigray Zone, Northern Ethiopia: an institution based case-control study.
AIDS Res Ther 2015 2;12:40. Epub 2015 Dec 2.
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

Incidence and Predictors of Tuberculosis among HIV Positive Children at University of Gondar Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: A Retrospective Follow-Up Study.
Int Sch Res Notices 2015 26;2015:307810. Epub 2015 May 26.
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Gondar, P.O. Box 196, Gondar, Ethiopia.

Hand hygiene compliance and associated factors among health care providers in Gondar University Hospital, Gondar, North West Ethiopia.
BMC Public Health 2014 Jan 30;14:96. Epub 2014 Jan 30.
Volentary and Counselling and Testing Center, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Gondar University Hospital, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

Incidence and predictors of tuberculosis among adult people living with human immunodeficiency virus at the University of Gondar Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia.
BMC Infect Dis 2013 Jun 28;13:292. Epub 2013 Jun 28.
Department of Health Officer, Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, The University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia.

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