Jimma University, in collaboration with Statisticians from USA, Austria, China and the Ethiopian Statistical Association (ESA) organized a conference on statistics titled “International Conference on Statistics-2015: Theory to Practice” held from 16-17 March, 2015 at JUCAVM conference hall.
February 18, 2015. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is signed by Dr. Fikre Lemesa, President of JU, and Dr. Dawd S. Siraj (MD), representative of the People to People (P2P) USA, a non-governmental, nonprofit organization established to improve health care and reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS in Africa, particularly in Ethiopia.
College of Natural Sciences has organized a three day laboratory based practical training (held between 12-14 February, 2015) to a total of 51 secondary school science teachers (Biology, Chemistry, and Physics) invited from 17 secondary schools of Jimma town and Jimma Zone.
The Ethiopian Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ESOG) held its 23rd Annual Conference at Jimma University College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine hall from February 8-Feburary 10, 2015 under the theme, ‘Meeting the Needs of Post-MDG MHN Issues in Ethiopia; the Role of Scaling up Quality Obstetrics and Gynecology Training’.
The USAID-JU-ACP-Malaria project, with the main goal of strengthening schools, faith based organizations (mosques and churches) and local Media capacity to implement malaria prevention and control interventions donated 34 G-pass and 34 mega phones to Gomma and Manna districts.