Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership is a collaborative research and training initiative between government of Botswana and the Harvard School of Public Health. BHP is dedicated to fight HIV/AIDS and related public health challenges through collaborative research, education and capacity building. Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership invites professional, assertive, hands on, results driven individuals, with good interpersonal skills to apply for the above role.
The incumbent will report to the Physician Coordinator and will be responsible for providing medical leadership in developing, coordinating and managing project teams and oversee clinical research trial processes, such as;
- Providing medical monitoring for clinical studies.
- Administering and providing consultation for lab report review.
- Responsible for developing training materials and coordinate medical training on Study Protocols and Quality Assurance Standards.
- Adhering to Medical Practice Principles and Regulatory Requirements.
- Maintaining accurate record management and quality data management for audits and relevant regulatory boards.
- Supervising and monitoring study research team
- Liaising with sponsors on research outcomes, medical issues and medical consultations.
- Providing medical care to study participants, including STI and HIV prevention and management.
- Providing input on the development of study protocols, operations and research procedures.
- Participating in community awareness on research protocols.
Qualifications, competencies and experience
- Bachelor of Medicine and surgery/MBChB with at least 2 years post qualification experience.
- HIV/ARV related training course.
- Further experience of active management of HIV/AIDS patients HAART prescribing and involvement in HIV clinical research will be added advantage.
- Registration with Botswana Health Professionals Council.
- Quality Report writing.
- Interpersonal skills
- Project Management
Closing date and application instructions
[email protected] or alternatively mail to
Human Resources and Operations Manager
Botswana Harvard Aids Institute Partnership
Private Bag BO 320
Closing Date for applications: 23rd April 2021
Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.