3 Study Medical Doctors – Epicentre

Organisation: Epicentre
Duty Station: Mbarara,
Reports to: Nurse
Supervisor and Principal Investigator
About US:
In 1995, Epicentre
created a permanent research centre in Uganda to support MSF projects in the
region. The primary role of Epicentre in Mbarara is to conduct clinical
research following Good Clinical Practice (GCP) requirements on critical public
health burdens in Uganda and Africa. To reach this objective, Epicentre
collaborates closely with the Mbarara University of Science and Technology
(MUST). A full-time experienced research team is based at the Epicentre Mbarara
Research Centre. The Mbarara research centre is located in Mbarara
Municipality, 300 km South-West to Kampala.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
validate all inclusions in the studies and ensure that all clinical and
biological testing required by the study have been done at inclusion and during
the follow-up.
  • To ensure accurate completion of study documents including logs and
    case report form (CRF) in accordance to GCP at enrollment and during the
  • To participate in the informed consent process and in the clinical
    assessment of the patients at inclusion.
  • To support the Pfs in the implementation of the studies and ensuring
    that procedures are followed according to protocol.
  • Clinical management referral and follow up of sick study
    participants during intern and study period
  • To take up any other tasks as required by the Pl and the
    MSF/Epicentre Director.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of
    Surgery (MBChB.)
  • Full registration with the Uganda Medical and dental Practitioners’
    Council (UMDPC), current practicing license.
  • Previous experience in clinical research preferred.
  • Fluent in English, spoken and written
  • Competencies: teamwork, flexibility, commitment and service,
    knowledge of MS Office.
How to Apply:
All interested
candidates are invited to hand deliver their application package (CV,
application letter and copies of their academic and work certificate to ‘ The
Resources Manager MSF/Epicentre Mbarara Research Base P.O. Box 1955,Mbarara Or
by email: send all your documents as one pdf or doc file indicating your name
position applied for e.g Naanda Watu_Community Social Worker to:
Deadline: 18th February, 2019 by 5:30pm
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