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.

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IDI recently received a five-year transition award entitled USAID Local Partner Health Services-TB Activity.  The purpose of the Award is to increase TB case detection and treatment success in Uganda to 90% of all cases and thus contribute to a substantial reduction of Uganda’s TB burden by 2026. IDI works through technical assistance to the national TB Program, the three districts of Kampala, Mukono and Wakiso, the National Referral Hospital and six Regional Referral Hospitals to increase the availability, accessibility and utilization of integrated TB/HIV and MDR-TB services.

The data officer will provide ongoing technical assistance to the project, district and facility teams in the recording and management of national and project-related data in line with current national guidelines. S/he will also assist the MEL Officer in the entry, cleaning and analysis of data captured by the Project MIS.

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DOX005
USAID LPHS Wakiso Cluster Office
Full-time

Monitoring,Evaluation and Learning Specialist


Background:

 

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.

 

In order to successfully, implement this, IDI is looking for a competent and experienced individual to fill the position below:

 

Job Title:                     Information Systems Internal Auditor

Vacancy Code:            ISIA-X001

Duty Station:               Kampala

Classification:             Part-time/ Consultancy

Reports to:                  Manager Internal Audit

 

General summary: 

The Information Systems Internal Auditor will perform information systems audits of considerable complexity and carry out investigations into reported irregularities.

The IT Auditor will assist with audit functions such as identifying and assessing risks; assess IT security controls and communicate with various teams regarding audits and initiatives.

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ISIA-X001
Kampala
Part-time

Manager Internal Audit


The Medical Officer will ensure delivery of quality HIV/AIDS care and treatment services to clients by providing technical and leadership support to health facility teams.

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MODX002
Kampala
Full-time

Clinic Physician


The District Laboratory specialist will be responsible for implementing laboratory   strengthening activities of the USAID LPHS-TB Activity in Mukono, Wakiso and Kampala. S/he will jointly work with the district/division health leadership to provide technical support for laboratory services at supported health facilities in close collaboration with the Ministry of Health laboratory services structures to ensure delivery of quality TB lab services.

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DLSX002
Kampala
Full-time

Laboratory Systems Coordinator