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Head of Clinical Trials

Reference Number: 
HOCT-7-20
Category: 
Clinical Healthcare and Research
Location: 
Kilifi
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
<p> Responsible for providing leadership and coordination of all clinical trials activities in the Programme. Also to oversee and coordinate monitoring, project management, data base support and sponsorship for investigator-led clinical trials on Phase I, II and III.</p>

REPORTING LINES:
This position will report to the Programme Executive Director and Departmental Chair Clinical Research.

Data Supervisors (Three Posts for approximately 3 months)

Reference Number: 
DSHSU07-15
Category: 
Statistics and Data Management
Grade: 
4.01
Location: 
Nairobi
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
JOB PURPOSE:To support and carry out data collection for, and study coordination of, the Nairobi Newborn Study. This work will focus on performing quantitative nursing questionnaires to assess knowledge of key maternal and newborn interventions among nurses in hospitals across Nairobi City County. Survey coordinators will also help with administration tasks and data quality control procedures for the study. The position requires knowledge of nursing practice and theory and very good computer skills with basic programmes.

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Senior Data Manager (Health Care Project)

Reference Number: 
SDMHCP07-15
Category: 
Statistics and Data Management
Grade: 
7.01
Location: 
Nairobi
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
JOB PURPOSE: To lead a team responsible for data capture, data quality and data analysis routines as part of a programme of work with hospitals around the country. The work will involve use of REDCap and other data collection applications in multiple sites within Kenya; use of the statistical software package R and its related interface function R studio; work with DHIS2 and interaction with providers of electronic medical record systems in Kenya including Open MRS to foster harmonisation of data collection.

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Community Liaison officer

Reference Number: 
CLO-6-2015
Category: 
Media, Communications and PR
Location: 
Kilifi
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
Overall, the post holder is responsible for maintaining and strengthening relations between the community in Kilifi study areas, including residents, representatives, specialized groups and leaders, and members of the Epidemiology and Demography Department at the KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Kilifi. The roles will be undertaken in collaboration with the Programme Community Liaison Group (CLG) and the wider local and external programme communication.

REPORTING LINES:
Reports to the Department Manager