Ms. Atchoumi works in the maternity ward of the University Teaching hospital of Yaounde. She is a state certified midwife and obtained a university diploma in Epidemiology from Bordeaux University.
As well as being president of the national midwife association of Cameroon, Ms Atchoumi presides a new regional network of midwives from central Africa.
Together with the support of WAHA Ms. Atchoumi organised a national conference on obstetric emergencies in Cameroon. She also participated in the first international conference for Midwives from French speaking Africa which focused on the role of midwives in the prevention and early treatment of obstetric fistula.