Clinical Healthcare and Research
The incumbent will be responsible for developing own research ideas with the ultimate aim of becoming an independent researcher. To prepare for this, there will be a variety of exciting research projects that he/she may take a lead role in apart from the PCVIS. These include detailed molecular studies on the aetiology of meningitis and other infectious diseases as well as the childhood antecedents of chronic illness in adults.
The incumbent will work closely with other consultant physicians already in post. He/She will jointly oversee the adult clinical service at Kilifi County Hospital and organise research within a well-run clinical care programme.
He/She will work at Kilifi District Hospital and at the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Collaborative Programme in Kilifi
Post holder will report to Principal Investigator (PCVIS Project) and Medical Superintendent (Kilifi County Hospital).