Staff Profiles

Dr. Jemal Zeberga Shifa

Jemal Shifa, MD

Faculty of Medicine


Senior Lecturer

Location: Sir Ketumile Masire teaching hospital , F2038
Phone: +2673555346
Email Dr. Jemal Zeberga Shifa

I got my first medical doctor of medicine degree  in 1994 from Addis Ababa university medical faculty and my second degree  as eye specialist from the same university in 2007


I was born  in Ethiopia  in a small village called Mechara in 1971 . I completed my elementary school in Mechara  . I joined and finished  my  high school from Gelemso secondary school .

After i passed my high  school exam i joined Addis  ababa university .  I am married and father of three children

SOM 507

SOM 307

Family medicine Residents

-Child hood blindness

-Retinopathy of Prematurity in Botswana its prevalence, risk factors and role of Telemedicine in screening and treatment .

-Rapid assessment of avoidable blindness in Botswana , Published in WHO data base 2015

-Presenting Sign of Retinoblastoma in teaching hospital , Ethiopia , Published in Pan african medical journal  ,2017

-A case of Macular hole in a young HIV positive patient , 2019 , Published in Pan American Journal of Ophtalmology

In pursuit of academic excellence