icddr,b is a Bangladesh-based international health research institute that strives to solve key public health problems through high-quality scientific research and innovation. As a values-based organization, icddr,b encourages women and people with disabilities.
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are the leading causes of death worldwide. Nearly 43% of the population in Bangladesh is in the age group of 6 months to 19 years are exposed to at least one NCD risk factor. Early diagnosis of NCDs in children could help health managers control the increasing burden of these diseases in adults. In this study, a comprehensive and scalable pediatric NCD service delivery model will be developed at primary health care systems in two districts of the Dhaka and Khulna divisions in Bangladesh, in collaboration with NCDC, DGHS, pediatric NCD experts and other stakeholders.
The Medical officer will report to Principle Investigator and will be responsible to plan, organise and monitor Non Communicable Diseases project activities, collaboration with relevant department of government and international partners, coordination with National Advisory Committee, Scientific Advisory Group, Scientific Working Group and UNICEF, MIS and Non Communicable Diseases Control Program of DGHS for developing treatment guidline; provide training at the facility level; prepare proposals for funding, supervise and coordinate the research studies, coordinate with donors to finalize grant agreement, financial and administrative activities WITH THE OBJECTIVE OF providing effective and efficient project support to enable research activities WITHIN the guidelines of the Centre guidelines (such as Institutional Governance Framework - IGF and Gender Diversity Guidelines).
He/ she will be responsible for:
Required qualification and experience:MBBS degree from a Medical College recognized by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council with one-year completed internship training with a valid BMDC registration. 3-5 years of experience in relevant Field; Must have adequate knowledge of Clinical trial.
Location: Dhaka, Bagerhat, Kishoreganj
Contract Type and duration:CSA basis for 6 (Six) months with a possibility of extension subject to availability of fund and performance. Salary & benefits: Tk 1,21,585/-per month (consolidated) inclusive of house rent and conveyance allowances; Festival bonus, income tax paid by icddr,b and subsidized canteen; Transport and daycare facilities are subject to space availability.
Notes of attention:Only short-listed candidates shall be invited for written test/interview; The Organization reserves the right to make an appointment at a grade lower than that advertised; icddr,b does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process. icddr,b encourages women and people with disabilities to apply.
Interested candidates who fulfill the requirements should submit online applications using icddr,b website: career.icddrb.org by 4th October 2023.
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