Dr. Amsalu Bekele
Associate Professor of Medicine
Head of Department of Internal Medicine
Previous Head of Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Past President of Ethiopian Thoracic Society
Amsalu Bekele Binegdie studied medicine at Jimma Institute of Health Sciences and then did residence in Internal medicine at Addis Ababa University and Fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine at St. John’s Medical College India. From 2000-2003 Head of Gelemso Zonal Hospital, from 2011-2013 deputy Head of Department of Internal Medicine Addis Ababa University, from 2008-2012 and 2014-2016, Head of Chest unit/PCCM, Former President of Ethiopian Thoracic Society starting from 2014-2017. Since 2008 Appointed as Assistant professor at Addis Ababa University Department of Internal Medicine. Main activity academics, research and patient care. I have research collaboration with Korolink Institute, from Sweden and, also part of African Severe Asthma study program. I hold an appointment of Consultant in Pulmonary Medicine since 2014 by Ethiopian Food, Medicine and Drug Authority. I contributed a lot to national program like TB control program guide line development in NCD, ICU guide line and participated in several committee at national level.