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Kampala, Uganda

Full-time

Deadline: 

December 20, 2023 at 2:00:00 PM

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About the Organisation

Makerere University Lung Institute is a champion in innovative lung health research that integrates disease prevention, clinical care and training in sub-Saharan Africa.

Job Title

Medical Officer job at Makerere University Lung Institute

Job Description

The Medical Officer will be responsible for conducting clinical evaluation and performing day to day management of study participants. He or she will be responsible for cohort retention and adherence to the study procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities

Roles and responsibilities

  • Assess the eligibility criteria and enroll eligible participants

  • Obtain informed consent, and counseling of participants on the study procedures.

  • Clinical assessment of participants and monitoring of participant’s response to treatment.

  • Schedule participants for study follow up visits

  • Recommend patients for chest X-ray and chest CT scans and other laboratory investigations.

  • Perform quality control to ensure the screening log, screening CRF and patient locator form are complete.

  • Schedule patient visits for the air pollution assessment

  • Ensure patients from referral facilities are received and logistics are available.

  • Maintain proper study documentation.

  • Upload CT scan images in drop box and enter corresponding patient data in ODK

  • Provide weekly reports on study indicators to the coordinator

Qualifications and Competencies

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • MBChB

  • Registration with the Medical and Dental Practitioners' Council with a valid Annual "Science for Healthy Lungs" Practicing License (APL).

  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements & Good Clinical Practices (GCP)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

How to Apply

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should submit an application letter with a 3-page CV, Academic documents + two reference letters by the 10 December 2023
Applications should be addressed to the:
Principal Investigator
LCH Study
Makerere University Lung Institute
Lung Institute Building, New Mulago Hospital Complex, New Mulago Hill Road
P.O. Box 7749, Kampala (U)

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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