CIH in the News

CIH in the News

2017 September 12: CIH Newsletter online available

2017 August: Annual Report of the Hospital of LMU, on the international activities (in German languagee)

2016 August: CIH Newsletter

2015 June: Jimma University succeeded in being the leading University of Ethiopia for the last 5 consecutive years - our congratulations!

2014 October: support for CIH from BMZ, DAAD and Exceed was extended for another 5 years.

2014 March 27: Mira Sonia Bahl interviewed Prof Matthias Siebeck, CIH founder, für Süddeutsche Zeitung, a major national newspaper (download not available)

2013 September 16: CIH PhD International Health candidates approaching graduation

2013 July: To improve the quality of care of patients with bacterial meningitis, a cerebrospinal fluid diagnostic laboratory will be set up in Jimma. The project is run by Dr. Esayas (JU), Dr. Andreas Wieser (LMU) and PD Dr. Matthias Klein (LMU) and is supported by the Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung, Bad Homburg, for a period of two years with € 24,200.

2013 Juli: Klinikum aktuell, Seite 22 und 23, über das CIH (in German language)

2013 May 09: Reception of staff from College of Public Health and Medical sciences, Jimma University, and from Center for International Health at LMU, by officials of Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

2012 November: A team of scientists from JU and LMU has won a grant from the German Foundation Else Kröner Fresenius Stiftung for the farm project “Community Rehabilitation Center for People with Severe Mental Illness in Jimma Town, South-Western Ethiopia”.

2012 November:  Eshetu Girma Kidane (JU) and Sandra Dehning (LMU) were awarded the Antistigma-Preis der DGPPN und des Aktionsbündnisses Seelische Gesundheit 2012 (anti-stigma award)

2012 October 01: CIH Founder Matthias Siebeck changed affiliation: "Klinik für Allgemeine, Viszeral-, Transplantations-, Gefäß- und Thoraxchirurgie – Standort Innenstadt" (everything else remained unchanged)

2012 Insight LMU on IMECU (go to page 2: Cultural sensitivity – a prescription for medical students)

2012 FAZ on mental health (2012; in German language)

2011 CapacityPlus on A Successful Initiative for Health Workforce Development  (December 2011)

2011 Fabian Jacobs on effects of exchange (2011)

2011 Where Resources Are Scarce, Drive and Ingenuity Rule

2011 Mental Health: Moderne Psychiatrie im Einklang mit traditionellen Heilmethoden  (in German language)

2011 University of Hargeisa: Seite 11-  Das Center for International Health baut seine Partnerschaften in Ostafrika weiter aus (in German language)

2011 Mental Health: Heiliges Wasser gegen den „bösen Blick“ (in German language)

2010 CIH und MeCuM International: Seite 45 - GEMEINSAMER JAHRESBERICHT 2010 Klinikum & Fakultät (in German language)