Embassy of The United States of America Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Basic Function of Position Under minimal supervision from the Strategic Information Branch Chief, the Senior Public Health Specialist–Surveillance/Medical Epidemiologist is an HIV/AIDS survey and surveillance portfolio manager responsible for managing, leading, and providing technical assistance to the Ministry of Health (MOH), the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI), the Federal HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (FHAPCO), the regional health bureaus, and local Universities and other partners in the design, implementation, and strengthening of public health surveillance systems. S/he manages and oversees the implementation of large, complex surveys designed to measure HIV prevalence and other indicators of importance to evaluating the impact of HIV control programs focusing on up to 3 to 4 large-scale population-based surveys in a year. The major surveillance and survey activities include Antenatal Care(ANC/PMTCT) based sentinel surveillance, bio-behavioral...
May 08, 2021