Local Publications

The following publications used ISAAC data from the Jima centre:

  • Haileamlak A, Lewis SA, Britton J, Venn AJ, Woldemariam D, Hubbard R, Williams HC. Validation of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Children (ISAAC) and U.K. Criteria for atopic eczema in Ethiopian children. Br J Dermatol 2005; 152(4): 735-41.

Jima Centre

Phase OnePhase TwoPhase Three
Centre:Jima, Ethiopia ( Africa )
Principal Investigator:Professor Berhane Seyoum
Age Groups:13-14Timeframe:
Sampling Frame:All schools in Jimma


Professor Berhane Seyoum

Department of Internal Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
Addis Ababa University
P O Box 1176


  • Phase One Principal Investigator for Jima