Fresher Study Doctor NGO Jobs – Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Job Title:      Study Doctor
Organization: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) 
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Job Reference: SDRX02
Reports to:   Principal Investigator
About US:
The Infectious Diseases Institute, established within
Makerere University, is a Ugandan not-for-profit organization which aims to
strengthen health systems in Africa, with a strong emphasis on infectious
diseases; through research and capacity development.
Job Summary:  The study doctor is responsible for correct
patient recruitment and follow-up. Furthermore, it is the study doctor’s
responsibility to ensure, that Case Report Forms are filled correctly, study
participants results are reviewed in a timely matter and discussed with the
treating clinician and Principle Investigators.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Identifying potential study participants incl.
screening procedures
Obtaining Informed Consent correctly and from
all potential study participants
Recruitment of study participants
Follow-up / ensures all study visits are
performed on time and according to protocol
Accurate filling of the Case report forms
Discussion of results with treating clinicians
and PIs

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The ideal candidate must hold an MBChB degree
Completion of Internship and an up to date
registration and renewal of medical practice license
Training in HIV/AIDS preferred
Research experience also an added advantage
Training in GCP is an added advantage
GCP certificate
Previous experience in research is an advantage
Knowledge of HIV/AIDS related issues
Ability to communicate well with participants
and study team members
Excellent organizational skills and flexibility
Ability to work under pressure and accomplish
tasks with minimal supervision
How to Apply:
All Candidates that meet the above criteria and have what it
takes to excel in these positions should send their CVs, including details of
email address, present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials
and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the stipulated
email address (Email your application and CV to
The Senior Human Resource Manager Infectious Diseases
Institute – IDI Knowledge Centre, Makerere University Main Campus College of
Health Sciences, Makerere University P. O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda
Key Notes:
IDI is an equal opportunity employer and does
not charge a recruitment fee or any other fees at any stage of the recruitment
Make sure that your application letter, CV and
certificates are attached as one document
Indicate the Vacancy Code as the subject for
your email
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic
Deadline: 6th March 2020
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