Two young Eritrean doctors, Dr. Askalu and Dr. Jemila, are an exemplary friends who met in Sawa. Coming from different places of Eritrea, once they met to attend their 12th grade and do National Service in Sawa, they established a strong friendship.
The Orotta National Referral Hospital is a one giant hospital comprising of five big hospitals: the 200 bed surgical hospital, Berhan Ayni (optical hospital), Kidistti Mariam Psychiatric hospital, a 300 bed Pediatric hospital and Mekane Hiwot Maternity hospital. The Orotta School of Medicine was then first established in 2004 inside the Orotta National Referral Hospital.
BY FIKREJESUS AMHAZION, PhD
The recent graduation of 56 medical doctors from Orotta School of Medicine, located in Eritrea [i], represents a proud individual and national achievement and a platform for future developmental progress. In Eritrea – a young, poor, developing country – the freshly minted doctors will play a vital role in improving health services, outreach, and accessibility, ultimately positively influencing national health outcomes and development. Continue reading Eritrea: Orotta’s Key Role in Promoting Health→
A total of 56 Medical Doctors who have been pursuing their studies in Orotta School of Medicine for 8 years graduated today.
Speaking at the graduation ceremony in which senior government officials, the School’s stakeholders, invited guests and parents took part, Ms. Amina Nur-Hussein, Minister of Health, said that the government’s endeavors as regards promoting societal wellbeing have borne visible impact. She further indicated that human resource development constitutes one of its priorities in this connection. Continue reading 56 Medical Doctors Graduate from Orotta School of Medicine→