Melkamu Beyene

Mr Melkamu Beyene

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

HDR Student

Adelaide Medical School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences


I am Epidemiologist and Biostatistician with research interest in Genetics of aging, statistical genetics, Data Science (with focus on Big Data analysis, Machine learning, Artificial intelligence).

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2022 Alamneh, T. T., Tilahun, S. F., Beyne, M. B., Fekadu, S. A., Assem, A. S., & Kassa, S. F. (2022). Prevalence and Associated Factors of Anemia Among Newborns at Tibebe Ghion Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE, 15, 6465-6474.
    DOI
    2022 Beyene, M. B., Teshome, S., Yehenew, A., Terefework, Z., Stuitje, A. R., Abebe, T., & Beyene, H. B. (2022). Assessing the diagnostic performance of a novel RT-PCR fluorescence method for the detection of human plasmodium species. PLOS ONE, 17(8), 11 pages.
    DOI WoS1 Europe PMC1
    2022 Mekuria, D. K., Hailu, G., Bedimo, M., & Tefera, A. A. (2022). Determinants of default from full completion of vaccination among children between 12 and 23 months old in Yilmana Densa district, west Gojam zone, Ethiopia, 2019. FRONTIERS IN PUBLIC HEALTH, 10, 10 pages.
    DOI
    2020 Chekol, D., Bedimo, M., Mulugeta, Y., & Bantie, G. M. (2020). Determinants of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at Felegehiwot specialized hospital, North West Ethiopia: A case-control study. PLOS ONE, 15(12), 10 pages.
    DOI
    2020 Ayalew, F., Atnafu, D. D., Bedimo, M., & Mulatu, K. (2020). Determinants of community-led ivermectin treatment adherence for onchocerciasis control in Western Ethiopia: a case-control study.. Tropical medicine and health, 48(1), 22.
    DOI Europe PMC2
    2020 Shibesh, B. F., Yalew, W. A., Beyene, M. B., & Minyiwab, G. W. (2020). Determinants of neonatal hypothermia among neonates admitted to neonatal intensive care unit northwest, Ethiopia, case-control study. JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, 35(20), 3903-3908.
    DOI WoS1 Europe PMC1
    2020 Mitikie, K. A., Wassie, G. T., & Beyene, M. B. (2020). Institutional delivery services utilization and associated factors among mothers who gave birth in the last year in Mandura district, Northwest Ethiopia. PLOS ONE, 15(12), 17 pages.
    DOI WoS8 Europe PMC9
    2019 Bantie, G. M., Meseret, Z., Bedimo, M., & Bitew, A. (2019). The prevalence and root causes of delay in seeking healthcare among mothers of under five children with pneumonia in hospitals of Bahir Dar city, North West Ethiopia. BMC PEDIATRICS, 19(1), 10 pages.
    DOI WoS9 Europe PMC6
    2019 Feleke, B. E., Feleke, T. E., Mekonnen, D., & Beyene, M. B. (2019). Micronutrient levels of tuberculosis patients during the intensive phase, a prospective cohort study.. Clinical nutrition ESPEN, 31, 56-60.
    DOI Europe PMC2
    2019 Feleke, B. E., Beyene, M. B., Feleke, T. E., Jember, T. H., & Abera, B. (2019). Intestinal parasitic infection among household contacts of primary cases, a comparative cross-sectional study. PLOS ONE, 14(10), 11 pages.
    DOI WoS9 Europe PMC7
    2018 Asrat, W., Mekonnen, T., & Bedimo, M. (2018). Assessment of women's satisfaction with family planning service at public health facilities in Northwest Region of Ethiopia: a cross sectional study.. Contraception and reproductive medicine, 3(1), 25.
    DOI Europe PMC4
    2017 Beyene, H. B., Tadesse, M., Disassa, H., & Beyene, M. B. (2017). Concurrent Plasmodium infection, anemia and their correlates among newly diagnosed people living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Ethiopia. ACTA TROPICA, 169, 8-13.
    DOI WoS12 Europe PMC11
    2016 Beyene, H. B., Beyene, M. B., Ebstie, Y. A., & Desalegn, Z. (2016). Efficacy of Chloroquine for the Treatment of Vivax malaria in Northwest Ethiopia. PLOS ONE, 11(8), 14 pages.
    DOI WoS7 Europe PMC7
    2015 Beyene, M. B., & Beyene, H. B. (2015). Predictors of Late HIV Diagnosis among Adult People Living with HIV/AIDS Who Undertake an Initial CD4 T Cell Evaluation, Northern Ethiopia: A Case-Control Study. PLOS ONE, 10(10), 12 pages.
    DOI WoS10 Europe PMC10
    2015 Endeshaw, M., Abebe, F., Bedimo, M., & Asart, A. (2015). Diet and Pre-eclampsia: A Prospective Multicentre Case-Control Study in Ethiopia. MIDWIFERY, 31(6), 617-624.
    DOI WoS20 Europe PMC13
    2014 Fikadie, G., Bedimo, M., & Alamrew, Z. (2014). Prevalence of Voluntary Counseling and Testing Utilization and Its Associated Factors among Bahirdar University Students.. Advances in preventive medicine, 2014, 906107.
    DOI Europe PMC9
    2013 Awoke, W., Bedimo, M., & Tarekegn, M. (2013). Prevalence of schistosomiasis and associated factors among students attending at elementary schools in Amibera District, Ethiopia. Open Journal of Preventive Medicine, 03(02), 199-204.
    DOI
    2013 Alamrew, Z., Bedimo, M., & Azage, M. (2013). Risky Sexual Practices and Associated Factors for HIV/AIDS Infection among Private College Students in Bahir Dar City, Northwest Ethiopia. ISRN Public Health, 2013, 1-9.
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    - Endeshaw, M., Abebe, F., Bedimo, M., Asrat, A., Gebeyehu, A., & Keno, A. (n.d.). Family history of hypertension increases risk of preeclampsia in pregnant women: a case-control study. Universa Medicina, 35(3), 181.
    DOI
    - Zelalem, A., Melkamu, B., Abebayehu, B., Sefineh, F., Anteneh, M., & Tewodros, N. (n.d.). Determinants of Death among COVID-19 Patients Admitted in Amhara Region COVID-19 Treatment Centers, Ethiopia, 2021, Unmatched Case Control Study. Journal of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology, 8(3).
    DOI
  • Position: HDR Student
  • Email: melkamu.beyene@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: West End Health Precinct
  • Building: AHMS - Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor Seventh Floor
  • Org Unit: Adelaide Medical School

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