About Us


Our Projects

  • Post-graduate Training Program in Infectious Diseases
  • Burden of Hospital-Associated infections (HAI) and Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in the largest tertiary referral centre in Ethiopia
  • Microbiology laboratory strengthening project at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship intervention at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital: implementation and outcomes

Our Team

We are a team of healthcare professionals and researchers from McGill University and Addis Ababa University working in the area of infectious diseases in Ethiopia in a spirit of academic collaboration.

Co Directors

Dr Tinsae Alemayehu is a Pediatric Infectious diseases’ specialist and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and child health at the College of health sciences of Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. He completed his MD and speciality certificate in Pediatrics and child health at AAU, and is a graduate of the joint AAU-McGill Training Program in Infectious Diseases. He has served ... Read more
Makeda semret
Dr. Makeda Semret MD FRCP(C) is the Director of Training in Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology at McGill University, and Academic Lead for the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program of the McGill University Health Centre. Along with the late Dr Teshale Seboxa and Dr Daniel Fekade (retired), she spearheaded the Infectious Diseases Training Program at AAU, and is the principal investigator of a clinical ... Read more