Building a COVID-19 repository website for healthcare professionals in Ethiopia


  • Tigist Hailu Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


covid19, public health, healthcare professionals education, international outreach


Health professionals dealing with the COVID-19, both clinically and in the public health domain, require up-to-date and relevant scientific information. The Diaspora and Ethiopian Advisory Councils on the COVID-19 pandemic in Ethiopia joined forces with the Ethiopian Medical Association to create a local repository of comprehensive peer-screened information on COVID-19. We describe the motivating factors for such a repository, the process of creating the website, and the utilization of this information source for Ethiopian healthcare professionals.  


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