2019 October 22-24. Curriculum Review Workshop in Munich for the Masters in Health Professional Education (MHPE) program at the Jimma University
2019 Ocober 21 to December 20. Eight medical students from Jimma University visiting LMU, gyne / obs / paediatric exchange. For the first time with support from the ERASMUS plus programme of the EU
2019 April 03 CIH cooperation meeting
2019 April 02 Celebration - 10 Years Anniversary of CIH
2019 February 25 to March 01 in Munich: International Academic Teacher Training Course (ATTC + CIH Advanced modules), conducted by CIH and DAM Institute. Scholarships will be available. Application deadline is November 15th 2018
2019 February 12 to 15 in Jimma: Master's of Health Profession Education, Batch 2, third face-to-face module in Jimma, Ethiopia
2018 October 29 to November 09 in Munich: International Academic Teacher Training Course (ATTC), for academic staff with a strong interest in improving their skills as an educator, conducted by CIH and DAM Institute. Scholarships will be available.
2018 October 27: 10th International Symposium on Global Mental Health
2018 Oktober 17: Workshop „Global Health an der LMU“ am CAS
2018 July: Master's of Health Profession Education, batch 2, face-to-face module in Jimma, Ethiopia
2018 February 26 to March 02: Seminar Week Learning Science (CIH Advanced modules) organised by CIH and DAM institute. For LMU staff, CIH PhD candidates, Master's students of the TropEd network, and guests.
2018 February 28: Application closes - PhD Program Medical Research - International Health at the CIHLMU Munich, Germany (Study Period 2018-2021). Online registration and application portal is now activated and open until February 28, 2018, 12:00 CET.
2018 February 12: Four students from Jimma University have arrived in Munich for clinical rotations, teaching and cultural exchange within the JU-LMU-OBGYN-Student-Exchange Programme.
The 4th generation of LMU exchange students had the responsibility for organisation and social programme, who went to Jimma for their exchange stay at (Department for Obstetrics and Gynecology of) Jimma University Specialized Hospital in Oktober 2017.
2017 December 11: Call for Application - PhD Program Medical Research - International Health at the CIHLMU Munich, Germany (Study Period 2018-2021). Online registration and application portal is now activated and open until February 28, 2018, 12:00 CET.
2017 November 06 to 08: Curriculum review workshop in Munich for the Master's of Health Professional Education (MHPE)
2017 October 27 and 28: International Symposion Global Mental Health - Mental Health in Developing Countries. Conducted by CIH, Department of Psychiatry and i.nez.
2017 October 22 to November 04: International Academic Teacher Training Course, for academic staff with a strong interest in improving their skills as an educator, conducted by CIH and DAM Institute. Scholarships will be available
2017 October 20: Application deadline for the 2018 / 2019 batch of Master's in Health Professional Education (MHPE) at the Jimma University in Jimma, Ethiopia
2017 September 12
2017 August 16: Leonhard Schweiberer MD, professor emeritus of surgery at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich has passed away Wednesday, 16 August 2017, aged 86. Together with his friend Dr Karl Heinz Böhm, Prof Schweiberer has laid the foundations for the Link for medical education between the Jimma University and the LMU. The Link was forged in 2002, since then more than 150 staff and students of the Jimma university have visited Munich and studied at the LMU. During the same time, more than 150 students and staff of LMU have visited Jimma and studied at the JU. The JU-LMU Link was a cornerstone for the foundation of the Center for International Health at LMU in 2009.
Our thoughts and sympathies are with his wife Ms Helgard Schweiberer and his entire family, children and grand-children.
2017 May 23 to 27: The third face-to-face module of the Master's programme in Health Professionals Education in Jimma
2017 February 28: Closing of the application period for PhD Program Medical Research – International Health at the CIHLMU Center for International Health, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany.
2017 February 20 to 24: Seminar Week Learning Science (CIH Advanced modules 2017 now) organised by CIH and DAM institute. For CIH PhD candidates, Master's students of the TropEd network, LMU staff, and guests.
2016 December 01: Opening of the application period for PhD Program Medical Research – International Health at the CIHLMU Center for International Health, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany.
2016 October 29 in Munich: 8th International Symposion Global Mental Health - Mental Health in Developing Countries. This year’s Symposium will focus on mental health issues regarding refugees in Africa and Asia.
2016 October 23 to November 05 in Munich: CIH international Academic Teacher Training Course, for academic staff with a strong interest in improving their skills as an educator.
2016 October 19 in Berlin: Exceed Conference on the topic "Migration and Flight – Causes and Local Coping strategies"
2016 September 02 to 04 in Adama, Ethiopia: Network meeting of the graduates of Master of Science in Integrated Clinical and Community Mental Health
2016 August 29 to September 03: The second face-to-face module of the new Master's programme in Health Professionals Education in Jimma
2015 December 07 to 11: Academic Teacher Training Course in Hawasa, Ethiopia, in collaboration with the CIH @ Jimma University on “Teaching and Assessing Professionalism and Ethics in Health Professionals Education”
2015 December 01: The registration for the 2nd CIH Summer School “Teaching interventions crossing borders” is open.
2015 November 30 Do your PhD with CIH: opening of our next application period for taking part in the PhD Program Medical Research – International Health at the CIHLMU Center for International Health, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany. The next group of PhD candidates will be admitted soon for the term beginning in October 2016. Our online registration and application portal is now activated and open until February 29, 2016, 12:00 CET. If you have any further questions about the program, please do not hesitate to get in contact with us by sending us an email to our official CIHLMU mail address: email@example.com
2015 November 30 Deadline for application for the new MASTER’S IN HEALTH PROFESSIONALS EDUCATION (MHPE) program at Jimma University
2015 November 17: Dr Seifu, Jimma University, and Dr Hubertus, LMU, have won a grant from the PAGEL program of DAAD. DAAD will support implementation of fellowship training in paediatric surgery at JUSH for the project period of 4 years
2015 November 06 - 07: Network meeting of Mental Health Masters in Addis Abeba. Forty-two graduates of the Master of Science (MSc) in Integrated Clinical and Community Mental Health have held their first national network meeting. It was organised by Ato Matiwos Soboka, MSc, from the Jimma University, and Dr Kristina Adorjan from LMU. Support was from Jimma University, LMU, DAAD, and BMZ.
2015 October - November: Four students from LMU have assisted with peear teaching anatomy in Jimma for preclinical students at Jimma University
2015 October 31: Symposium „Mental Health in Developing Countries”, in collaboration with the LMU Department of Psychiatry and i.nez
2015 October 25 to November 07: Academic Teacher Training Course (ATTC) in Munich
2015 July 30 to August: CIH Summer School "Teaching interventions crossing borders" 2015
2015 July 30 - 31: 1st Annual CIH Conference “Health in Vulnerable Populations“ report (in German language)
2015 July 29: CIH Cooperation meeting in Munich
2015 April: A team of students from Jimma University and LMU, led by Dr Bernd Kost, LMU Department of gynecology and obstetrics, has won a grant from Else Kröner Fresenius Stiftung (EKFS). The gyne/obs exchange project will be supported for 2 more years.
2015 February 18: a Memorandum was signed between Jimma University and Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
2014 December 08 to 12: Curriculum Development for MHPE in Ethiopia (ATTC) Schedule
2014 December 03 and 04: CIH international cooperation meeting in Munich
2014 November 17 – 21: 2nd Electroencephalography (EEG) Workshop for Beginners
Basic Principles and Practical Approach, at Jimma University Hospital, Dept. of Neurology and Dept. of Psychiatry
2014 July: Application for ATTC in Munich, October-November 2014 is open now. Application Deadline: July 31st, 2014. DAC List
2014 May: One surgeon from JU visiting Department of Paediatric Surgery at LMU, Prof von Schweinitz
2014 April: Four LMU staff visited Jimma and conducted a hand-on course in basic ultrasound imaging
2014 March: Five LMU students visited Jimma and participated in CBTP
2014 January to December: One staff from JU Anatomy visiting LMU Anatomy, Prof Jens Waschke
2013 December Two paediatric surgeons from LMU visited Department of Surgery at Jimma University
2013 Three surgeons and residents from Jimma University visited LMU to study head injury
2013 December 09 to 11: Workshop (ATTC) on "Establishing medical school in limited resources" was held in Debre Zeit, Ethiopia - Meeting report Consensus statement on "Establishing Medical Schools in Limited Resource Settings" was published in Ethiop J Health Sci. Vol. 26, No. 3 May 2016
2013 December 03 and 04: CIH international cooperation meeting was held in Munich
2013 November 03 to 15: International Academic Teachers Training Course (ATTC) was held in Munich, German
2013 November 09: 5th International Symposium on Global Mental Health was held by i.nez, CIH and LMU in Munich
2013 May 25, Saturday: Great Mental Run 2013 - Anti-stigma run in Jimma Ethiopia
2013 May 23: PROMOTING EQUITABLE LIFE FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE USERS will be held in Jimma, Ethiopia
2013 May: JU students have visited LMU for gyne exchange project
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
2013 February- April: LMU students have visited the Jimma University for CBPT, gyne/obs exchange(this picture is © Anselm Skogstad), and peer teaching anatomy project
2013 April: Five LMU students have arrived in Jimma to participate in community-based training programme (CBTP) -
2013 March: Peer teaching anatomy project, 6 LMU students have arrived in Jimma and started as teaching assistants
2013 January: Peer teaching anatomy project, project visit of Prof Jens Waschke and Prof Volker Spindler to Jimma University, Ato Desalegn
2013 January: Books donated to Jimma University, support was from exceed Program of BMZ via DAAD
2012 December: Peer teaching anatomy project, project visit of Ato Desalegn from Jimma University with Prof Jens Waschke, LMU Institute for Anatomy
2012 / 2013: CIH International Academic Teacher Training Course in Butajira, Ethiopia, on Curriculum Revision in Medical Education, from Sat 29 December 2012 to Wed 02 January 2013.
2012 November 05 to December 02: An international Academic Teacher Training Course is being held in Munich, Germany
2012 November 10: 4th International Symposium on Mental Health in Developing Countries was held by i.nez, CIH and LMU in Munich.
2012 October: An international Academic Teacher Training Course was held in Santiago de Chile, Chile
2012 May 16: Global mental health meeting at Department of Psychiatry
2012 May 21: 4 interns from JU visit Klinikum der LMU for gyne-obs exchange
2012 April: 4 LMU students visit Jimma for gyne-obs exchange
2012 March: 5 LMU students visit Jimma for CBTP
2012 April 25: On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the JU-LMU Link a presentation was given at the 129th annual conference of the German Society for Surgery in Berlin, Germany (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chirurgie)
2012 March 17: Inequalities in Health, Realities, Efforts and Way Forward, Symposium - Summary
2012 March 03: Fighting the Scourge of TB/HIV Co-Infection; Are Vaccine and Novel Diagnostics the Solution, Symposium
2012 Feb 29 to March 04: An international Academic Teacher Training Course was held at University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Saigon / Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
2012 January 23-25: A workshop on mental health was held at the University of Hargeisa in Hargeisa, Somaliland.
2011 / 2012: An international Academic Teacher Training Course was held in Ambo, Ethiopia
2011: November to December 2011, the JU-LMU gyne exchange project became active
2011: Oct. 31 to Nov. 26, An international Academic Teacher Training Course was held in Munich, Germany,
2011: November 14: CIH Coordination meeting
2011: November 12: Workshop on Mental Health in Developing Countries was held by i.nez, CIH and LMU. Download presentations
2011 October: 2 LMU students visit University of Hargeisa
2011: Workshop on Psychosocial Rehabilitation in Jimma, Ethiopia, 25.06.2011 – 26.06.2011
2011: A Memorandum of Understanding between Medical Faculties of University of Hargeisa, Somaliland, and LMU was signed in June 2011 Announcement to the Public
2011: A Memorandum of Understanding between Medical Faculties of Universidade Católica de Moçambique at Beira, Mocambique, and LMU was signed in April 2011
2011: IMECU became active in April
2011: Report - six LMU students participated in CBTP in Jimma
2011: Report - one LMU student participated in TTP in Jimma
2011: CIH Academic Teachers Training Course in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, March 2011
2010: Ausschreibung: Stipendien für Studentenaustausch 2011
2010: CIH Academic Teacher Training Nazareth, Ethiopia, December 2010
2010: International Symposium - Mental Health in Developing Countries, Munich, Dec. 04 English Programme
2010: CIH Academic Teacher Training in Munich, Germany, November 2010
2010: Report - 6 LMU students participated in CBTP in Jimma
2009: From November 23 to November 30, 2009, an Academic Teacher Training Course was conducted in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, on ethics in education
2009: Six interns from JU visit LMU
2009: CIH supports the Masters of Science in Integrated Clinical and Community Mental Health programme at Jimma University
2009: Activities within the CIHLMU
2009: Homepage des Center for International Health of the Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich
2009: Fabian Jacobs joined the team in February
2008: Opening of the Psychiatry Unit, erected by MfM
2008: Eight interns from JU visit LMU
2007/2008: An Academic Teacher Training Course was held from December 20, 2007, to January 4, 2008, in Woliso, Ethiopia
2007: Kooperation mit Jimma University funded by the DAAD from 2007 to 2010
2006: The STAR project became active.
2006/2007: An Academic Teacher Training Course was held in Arba Mintch, Ethiopia, on the topic „student’s assessment
2006: Six interns from Jimma University visited Dept. of Surgery, LMU
2005: The new intensive care unit
2005: The new trauma ward
2004: Sixt students from LMU visit JU and participate in CBTP
2004: Six interns from JU visit LMU
2004: A workshop on trauma surgery was held in Jimma
2004: One staff from JU visits Germany for short-term training
2003: An Academic Teacher Training Course was held in Bebeka Coffee Plantation Guesthouse, Mizan Tefferi, Ethiopia, in December 2003
2003: Two LMU students participate in community-based training programme (CBTP) at Jimma University in Jimma, Ethiopia
2003: Three staff from JU visit LMU for short-term training
2003: One intern from LMU does his surgery rotation at JU
2003: Six interns from JU visit LMU in May
2003: Six LMU students visit Jimma
2002: Workshop on problem-based learning in Jimma, November 28, 2002
2002: Two staff from JU participate in Academic Teacher Training Course (Hochschullehrertraining) of LMU at Frauenchiemsee Island, Germany
2002: Five staff of Medical Faculty, Jimma University, Ethiopia, visit LMU
2002: Six undergraduate medical students from Jimma University, Ethiopia, visit the LMU for one month in April 2002
2002: A memorandum of understanding between Medical Faculties of Jimma University, Ethiopia, and LMU was signed on April 25, 2002
2001, September 07, Friday evening: During a presentation in the lecture hall of the institute of pathology, Prof Leonhard Schweiberer, former head of the Department of Surgery, proposed the formation of a Link for Medical Education between Universities in Jimma, Ethiopia and Munich, Germany