Endale Mengesha

Senior Laboratory Advisor

Endale Mengesha joined KNCV in October 2014, specifically for the KNCV Core Project for secondment at Ethiopian Public Health Institute/EPHI in the position of National TB Laboratory Advisor. Endale has been working with KNCV through the Challenge TB Project and is currently working on ASTTIE and PODTEC Research projects.

Endale graduated Medical Laboratory Technology (BSC), Microbiology Specialization (MSc) and TB Data Fellow (IT solution for data reporting). He has 14 years of experience and is committed in supporting Ethiopia national TB program system. Starting from a health facilities level to the Ministry of Health National TB Program, USAD Challenge TB project KNCV, ASTTIE and PODTEC KNCV Projects.

KNCV has been fighting TB since its establishment in 1903. Over the past 117 years, the organization has acquired indispensable knowledge and experience in the field of effective TB control, resulting in pre-elimination in the Netherlands and significant contributions to global evidence generation, policy development and TB program implementation worldwide.

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