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AVAILABLE OPENINGS

VACANCY NUMBER POSITIONDESCRIPTIONVACANCY OPENING DATEVACANCY CLOSING DATEDOWNLOAD DOCUMENT
CGHR/211/09/21Registered NurseThe incumbent will be responsible for providing nursing care to study participants, conducting antenatal, perinatal and post-natal care to mother and follow up for mother and baby pair. He/she will participate in taking histories, vital signs, physical examination, anthropometrics, assist in conducting deliveries and management of patients. Coordinate referral of pregnant women, enrolment and follow-ups.October 7, 2021October 25, 2021Download
CGHR/215/09/21PhD studentWe are seeking to fill the one PhD position with a PhD project nested in the main MiMBa pregnancy registry project. The PhD project could either focus on specific clinical research component such as assessment of congenital anomalies and
neurodevelopmental assessment of infants exposed in-utero to antimalarials or focus on the methodology for record linkage from women to mother to child to explore prenatal exposures on birth and child outcomes.
October 7, 2021October 27, 2021Download
CGHR/214/09/21Senior Research ScientistThe incumbent will be responsible for overseeing a large cluster randomised trial in 80 villages in Siaya County to evaluate the efficacy of a novel tool for reducing malaria transmission. The evaluation will include longitudinal assessments of community and facility-based surveillance for malaria case burden, a year-round household malaria indicator survey and an incidence cohort study.October 7, 2021October 27, 2021Download
CGHR/213/09/21Clinical Research Scientist/ PediatricianReporting to the Principal Investigators, the Medical Officer/Pediatrician will work with a team consisting of clinical officers and community interviewers who will be based at health facilities in Gem, Bondo and Siaya and recruit/follow up children into an epidemiological surveillance study which runs alongside the pilot implementation of the RTS,S Malaria vaccine in the area. S/he must be flexible and work within the existing structures and standard operating procedures, in a professional and ethical manner with competence, accountability and integrity.October 7, 2021October 27, 2021Download
CGHR/212/09/21Clinical OfficerThe clinical officer will track and ensure compliance with Kenya Pediatric guidelines and provide quality assurance for hospital surveillance. S/he will work closely with the clinical surveillance coordinator, study coordinator, pediatrician, laboratory manager, and hospital teams. S/he will have direct supervisory role of study clerks based at the hospital and will report directly to the clinical surveillance coordinator and the hospital pediatrician. The successful candidate will be trained on human subject protection and the Evaluation protocol before commencing work.October 7, 2021October 27, 2021Download
CGHR/210/09/21Community InterviewerThe clerk (community interviewer) will be responsible for screening, consenting and enrolment of study participants as well as collection of relevant information to facilitate follow up and retention and ensure that these tasks are conducted in the highest standards possible as per the ANCOV study protocol and GCP. S/he must be flexible and work within the existing structure, in a professional and ethical manner with competence, accountability and integrity.October 7, 2021October 27, 2021Download
CGHR/209/09/21Laboratory AnalystThe incumbent must posses a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following fields; Medical Laboratory Sciences Laboratory Sciences .i.e. Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry, or Microbiology from a recognized institutionOctober 7, 2021October 27, 2021Download