Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is a Ugandan not-for-profit organization whose mission is to strengthen health systems in Africa, with strong emphasis on infectious diseases, through research and capacity development. IDI has six operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research, Laboratory services (including the CAP-certified IDI Core Lab & Translational Lab), Global Health Security and Health System Strengthening.

Available Jobs and Vacancies

The administrative assistant will provide Finance, IT, Administrative, and Secretarial support to the ECSACOP Secretariat office, as appropriate. The administrative assistant will provide support to the Program Manager and Development Manager in the implementation of the program and management and accounting of funds; manage communications with the Fellows and Trainees through the SUMAC database and ensure proper documentation/utilization of any assets and equipment.

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ADAX002
Kampala
Full-time

Development Manager


 

The Procurement Manager shall be responsible for managing and coordinating of procurement activities of the Institute in a cost effective, efficient and sustainable way in line with IDl's procurement policies and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

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PMX001
Kampala
Full-time

SENIOR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER


The Senior Internal Auditor (SIA) is responsible for supporting the internal audit unit in the planning, execution, and reporting of scheduled audits/ special reviews/ investigations; drafting internal audit reports to communicate audit results to management; performing initial reviews of work performed by junior audit team members; supervising, guiding and mentoring junior audit staff; and performing any other duties as assigned by the Internal Audit Manager and Senior Manager, Internal Audit & Risk Management.

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SIAX001
Kampala
Full-time

MANAGER INTERNAL AUDIT


Under the ACESO, JMEDICC Fort Portal Sepsis project, you will seek to support the team in providing high-quality, compassionate clinical care to inpatients and outpatients presenting to adult medicine. You will desire to develop your nursing skills and upskill to a diploma or degree nurse in due course. The role will enable you to become an expert in nursing infection control, prevention practice, and environmental hygiene for the clinical environment. It will also allow you to obtain new skills in point of care ultrasound and higher-level clinical care.

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IPCNX001
Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital
Full-time

Program Manager


 

This is a full-time position and the person will be based in Gulu at the Activity/Project field office. He/she will provide leadership on capacity building, Human resources for health management as well as leadership and governance across all districts in the Activity region. He/she will be in charge of ensuring that health workers have adequate capacity to deliver Malaria, TB, HIV/AIDS, Nutrition, MNCH, Reproductive Health, Family Planning, Water and Sanitation services. He/ she will also serve as the link between the field teams, RHITES-North Acholi and other relevant health service delivery stakeholders like MoH/USAID.   

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CBAX001
GULU
Full-time

Head of Training Department (IDI) and Health Systems Strengthening Senior Advisor (RHITES-NA)


The VTEU study aims to determine the relationship between dihydroartemisinic (DHA) exposures following intravenous dosing and markers of physiologic dysfunction associated with severe malaria in children aged 6 months to 14 years.

The coordinator will supervise and train study nurses and research assistants to implement the research protocol. Roles will generally include: Study protocol development, manage regulatory submissions, and develop standard operating procedures, participant identification and recruitment, data management, biological specimen collection, inventory management, shipment.

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SCVTEU X001
Tororo
Full-time

Trial Manager


The DMID study is a one-year project that is aiming at recruiting children who are diagnosed with severe malaria according to standardized World Health Organization (WHO) criteria to evaluate exposure-Response of IV Artesunate. In order to successfully, implement the study, IDI is looking for a competent and experienced individual to fill the position below:

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CPVTEU X001
Tororo
Full-time

Study Coordinator