CEO, African Society for Laboratory Medicine, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
Dr Tsehaynesh Messele is currently the CEO of the African society for Laboratory Medicine
ASLM is a pan African Professional Society working to advance professional laboratory
medicine practice, science, systems and networks in Africa .
Before joining ASLM Dr Messele
served as the Director General of the Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute from
2004 to 2011.
Her broad career in public health has involved research, public health laboratory
system development and management, public health emergency management and high level
leadership in the public sector.
She also served as National Program Manager for Ethio-
Netherlands AIDS Research Project (ENARP) from Sept. 2001 - Sept. 2004 assuming
responsibility for leading this big bilateral collaboration project.