Zambart is a research-focused non-governmental organisation that conducts research on HIV and Tuberculosis to help control and mitigate the impact of the dual epidemic. Zambart staff form an interdisciplinary team with a range of expertise including epidemiology, clinical science, social science, laboratory, operations research, health systems and services research, health policy analysis, health economics, health communication research compliance and counselling. Zambart under the TREATS study has vacancies in the following positions:
TREATs Study Summary
The overall aim of TREATS project is to measure the impact of a combined TB/HIV intervention of population level screening for TB, combined with universal testing and treatment (UTT) for HIV, delivered over 4 years, on TB incidence, prevalence of TB disease and incidence of TB infection.
This position will involve overseeing and carrying out the TB prevalence Survey, managing field research teams; research design, research tools development, analysis of survey data, writing scientific papers and study related policy briefs. This will include:
Preparation of Standard Operating Procedures/ Field Manual
Training and supervision survey personnel
Management of all study resources, planning and coordination of the fieldwork.
Review protocols, sampling plans, data analysis plans, data management plans
Preparation of reports on the survey activities
Higher degree in health related sciences e.g. MB.BS/MD/MPH/MSc epidemiology.
Prior experience in conducting TB prevalence Surveys.
Demonstrated competence in field survey management.
Knowledge of Good Clinical Practice guidelines.
Strong computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office programs
How to apply
Submit your application letter, CV and certificates to:
The Human Resources Manager,
Zambart Head Office,
UNZA School of Medicine,
PO Box 50697,