Tulane Attended EPHA Annual Conference

Ethiopian Public Health Association (EPHA) is holding its 28th Annual Conference in Harar Town. The Conference, which is being held from 19th-22nd February 2017, has the main theme of ‘Public Health Challenges and Responses in Ethiopia: Opportunities and Prospects’.

State Minster for FDRE’s Ministry of Science and Technology, H.E. Prof. Afework Kassu, President of Harari Peoples National Regional State, H.E. Mr. Murad Abdulhadi; Tulane CGHE Director, Dr. Wuleta Lemma; EPHA President, Dr. Fikreab Kebede; Harari Regional Health Bureau head, Ato Mohammed Ahmed; Country Director CDC Ethiopia, Dr. Jeffery Hanson and other distinguished guests have been attending the conference along with the numerous association members and delegates and representatives from partner and supporting organizations and institutions.

As part of the conference schedule  distinguished guests, delegates and representatives of different organization have visited Tulane supported sites where Tulane developed and implemented eHealth and mHealth software applications played a major role in information revolution in the region and across the country. The conference participants have expressed appreciation by the software functionalities and how it has improved the works of the health professionals.




The TenacareeHMIS/PHEM is one of the national components of the holistic approach to modernize national health information system.

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Tulane CGHE designed and implemented the best Electronic Health Record System throughout the country.

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