Kassech Sintayehu is Pharmacist from University of Gonder, Ethiopia with apost graduate training in public Health Management from National Institute of Health and Family Welfare of New Delhi, India. She also completed her MA on logistics and supply Chain Management from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. She has 11 years of experience working in both public health programs and pharmaceuticals supply chain management as well as pharmacovigilance activities. She is currently serving as a coordinator for PAVIA Project of Ethiopia mainly technically assisting the Ethiopian food and Drug Authority (EFDA), National TB program and Armauer Hanson Research Institute (AHRI) on active TB drug Safety Monitoring and Management(aDSM) and contributing to strengthen the overall Pharmacovigilance system of the country.
. Before joining this project she had been at Federal Ministry of health with pharmaceuticals logistics management related positions and held Senior DSM Advisor position with KNCV /Challenge TB Project.