Prof. Mirkuzie Woldie, MD, MPH - Jimma University - Professor

Prof. Mirkuzie Woldie

MD, MPH

Jimma University

Professor

Jimma, Oromia | Ethiopia

Main Specialties: Public Health

Additional Specialties: Health Policy and Management

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Prof. Mirkuzie Woldie, MD, MPH - Jimma University - Professor

Prof. Mirkuzie Woldie

MD, MPH

Introduction

I am a medical doctor who has earned MPH degree in Health Services Management with 13 years of experience in teaching, research and community service. Full Professor of Health Services Management since July 2016 based on achievements in research, teaching and community service. I have ample experience of serving as a lead and co-investigator in several health policy and systems research projects funded by international organizations including the World Health Organization (WHO), Wellcome Trust, International Development Research Center (IDRC), Medical Research Council (MRC), UNAIDS and Cordaid. I have several publications employing qualitative and quantitative methods on international peer-reviewed journals. I have strong base and experience in health policy and systems research evidence generation, synthesis and knowledge translation to enhance use of best available evidence for policy and practice. I have experience of working at different managerial posts including the Vice President for Institute of Health, Jimma University.

Primary Affiliation: Jimma University - Jimma, Oromia , Ethiopia

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Education

Oct 2018
Jimma University
M.P.H.
Health Services Management
Jimma University
M.D.
Medicine

Experience

Feb 2018
Fenot Project of T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health
Senior Research Advisor
Global Health and Population
Jun 2004
Jimma University, Institute of Health, Faculty of Public Health
Professor
Health Policy and Management
Institute of Health, Jimma Uni
Vice President,
Maternal and child health Directorate of FMOH
Evidence to Policy work

Publications

25Publications

729Reads

482Profile Views

178PubMed Central Citations

Reducing HIV-related stigma and discrimination in healthcare settings: A systematic review of quantitative evidence.

PLoS One 2019 25;14(1):e0211298. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

The Joanna Briggs Institute, the University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.

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January 2019
203 Reads
3.234 Impact Factor

Evaluation of a guideline developed to reduce HIV-related stigma and discrimination in healthcare settings and establishing consensus.

PLoS One 2018 27;13(7):e0198781. Epub 2018 Jul 27.

The Joanna Briggs Institute, the University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6063398PMC
December 2018
3 Reads
3.234 Impact Factor

Community health volunteers could help improve access to and use of essential health services by communities in LMICs: an umbrella review.

Health Policy Plan 2018 Dec;33(10):1128-1143

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czy094DOI Listing
December 2018
9 Reads
3.470 Impact Factor

Are we too far from being client centered?

PLoS One 2018 15;13(10):e0205681. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6188795PMC
October 2018
13 Reads
3.234 Impact Factor

Motivation of health workers and associated factors in public hospitals of West Amhara, Northwest Ethiopia.

Patient Prefer Adherence 2016 15;10:159-69. Epub 2016 Feb 15.

Department of Health Services Management, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/PPA.S90323DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4760664PMC
March 2016
18 Reads
2 Citations
1.491 Impact Factor

Predictors of Mortality among Tuberculosis/HIV-Coinfected Persons in Southwest Ethiopia: A Case-Control Study.

J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 2015 May-Jun;14(3):269-73. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

Department of Health Studies, UNISA, Pretoria, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3928041PMC
September 2015
19 Reads
6 Citations

The death of the mother and her child keeps on bothering developing nations.

Authors:
Mirkuzie Woldie

Ethiop J Health Sci 2014 Sep;24 Suppl:1-2

Health Systems Management Specialist, Jimma University, Ethiopia.

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September 2014
9 Reads
2 Citations

Willingness to join and pay for the newly proposed social health insurance among teachers in Wolaita Sodo Town, South Ethiopia.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2014 Jul;24(3):195-202

Department of Health Services Management, Jimma University, Ethiopia.

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July 2014
19 Reads
3 Citations

Medication prescribing errors and associated factors at the pediatric wards of Dessie Referral Hospital, Northeast Ethiopia.

Int Arch Med 2014 3;7:18. Epub 2014 May 3.

Department of Health Services Management, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4018470PMC
May 2014
9 Reads
5 Citations

Quality of family planning services in primary health centers of Jimma Zone, Southwest Ethiopia.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2013 Nov;23(3):245-54

Department of Health Services Management, Jimma University, Ethiopia.

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November 2013
7 Reads
10 Citations

Quality of antenatal care services at public health facilities of Bahir-Dar special zone, Northwest Ethiopia.

BMC Health Serv Res 2013 Oct 26;13:443. Epub 2013 Oct 26.

Department of Public Health, Bahir- Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.

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October 2013
9 Reads
8 Citations
1.660 Impact Factor

Validation of an HIV-related stigma scale among health care providers in a resource-poor Ethiopian setting.

J Multidiscip Healthc 2012 28;5:97-113. Epub 2012 Mar 28.

Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3333803PMC
October 2012
21 Reads
5 Citations

Medication prescribing errors in the intensive care unit of Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia.

J Multidiscip Healthc 2011 31;4:377-82. Epub 2011 Oct 31.

Wollo University, College of Health Sciences, Department of Pharmacy, Dessie, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3215350PMC
October 2012
3 Reads
10 Citations

Stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV by healthcare providers, Southwest Ethiopia.

BMC Public Health 2012 Jul 13;12:522. Epub 2012 Jul 13.

Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3506482PMC
July 2012
11 Reads
25 Citations
2.264 Impact Factor

Medication administration errors in an intensive care unit in Ethiopia.

Int Arch Med 2012 May 4;5(1):15. Epub 2012 May 4.

Department of Pharmacy, Wollo University, College medicine and Health Sciences, P, O, Box 11 45, Dessie, Ethiopia.

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May 2012
6 Reads
8 Citations

Predictors of perceived empathy among patients visiting primary health-care centers in central Ethiopia.

Int J Qual Health Care 2012 Apr 2;24(2):161-8. Epub 2012 Feb 2.

Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Ethiopia.

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April 2012
13 Reads
3 Citations
1.584 Impact Factor

Feeding styles of caregivers of children 6-23 months of age in Derashe special district, Southern Ethiopia.

BMC Public Health 2012 Mar 23;12:235. Epub 2012 Mar 23.

Department of Population and Family Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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March 2012
10 Reads
6 Citations
2.264 Impact Factor

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in jimma university specialized hospital.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2011 Nov;21(3):147-54

Department of obstetrics & gynecology, Hawasa University. Email-

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November 2011
12 Reads
8 Citations

Presence and use of legislative guidelines for the distribution of decentralized decision making authority in the jimma zone health system, southwest ethiopia.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2011 Aug;21(Suppl 1):29-38

Department of Health Services Management, Jimma University, P. O. Box 1637, Jimma.

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August 2011
7 Reads

Reasons and outcomes of admissions to the medical wards of jimma university specialized hospital, southwest ethiopia.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2010 Jul;20(2):113-20

Department of Pharmacology, Jimma University, P.O. Box 1637 Jimma, Ethiopia, E-mail:

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July 2010
7 Reads
5 Citations

Factors influencing antenatal care service utilization in hadiya zone.

Ethiop J Health Sci 2010 Jul;20(2):75-82

Hadiya Zone Health Department, Hossana, Ethiopia, P.O. Box 108, e-mail:

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July 2010
42 Reads
24 Citations

Determinants of satisfaction with health care provider interactions at health centres in central Ethiopia: a cross sectional study.

BMC Health Serv Res 2010 Mar 24;10:78. Epub 2010 Mar 24.

Jimma University, Public Health Faculty, Department of Health Services Management, Jimma, Ethiopia.

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March 2010
155 Reads
25 Citations
1.660 Impact Factor

Predictors of defaulting from completion of child immunization in south Ethiopia, May 2008: a case control study.

BMC Public Health 2009 May 22;9:150. Epub 2009 May 22.

Dilla University, School of Public Health, Dilla, Ethiopia.

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May 2009
7 Reads
23 Citations
2.264 Impact Factor

Top co-authors

Garumma Tolu Feyissa
Garumma Tolu Feyissa

Jimma University

5
Zachary Munn
Zachary Munn

The Joanna Briggs Institute

3
Craig Lockwood
Craig Lockwood

The University of Adelaide

3
Lakew Abebe
Lakew Abebe

Jimma University

2
Shimeles Ololo
Shimeles Ololo

Jimma University

2
Yemane Ayele
Yemane Ayele

Wollo University

2
Asrat Agalu
Asrat Agalu

Wollo University

2
Tsion Assefa
Tsion Assefa

Jimma University

2