Natnael Dechasa Gemeda is a chief expert midwife professional with more than 5 years of experience in clinical teaching and project management in different governmental and non-governmental organizations. He is an MSc degree holder in clinical midwifery and an MSc in applied human nutrition, and he works as a lecturer and researcher at the school of midwifery at Dire Dawa University in Ethiopia. He is also an executive member of the Ethiopian Midwife Association.