Volunteer, Malaria Analytics & Surveillance at Clinton Health Access Initiative

Clinton Health Access Initiative - Founded in 2002, by President William J. Clinton and Ira Magaziner, the Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (“CHAI”) is a global health organization committed to strengthening integrated health systems and expanding access to care and treatment in the developing world. CHAI’s solution-oriented approach focuses on improving market dynamics for medicines and diagnostics; lowering prices for treatment; accelerating access to lifesaving technologies; and helping governments build the capacity required for high-quality care and treatment programs.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Volunteer, Malaria Analytics & Surveillance Location: AbujaType: Volunteer, International | 6+ months Business Unit: Access Programs - Global MalariaOverview of RoleCHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual with public health experience to conduct data analyses in support of evidence-based decision making within national malaria programs.The volunteer will work on the following deliverables:Nigeria:Perform a quantitative analysis of key malaria disease and data quality indicators from the national DHIS2 database. The results of this analysis will be included in an upcoming surveillance assessment planned to take place in summer 2017.Analyze the data from supportive supervision and surveillance data from private sector drug shops from March 2017 onwards. This analysis will result in a presentation to share the results with Nigeria’s National Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP).Kenya:Develop and revise malaria dashboards using DHIS2 based on feedback from government leadership in two counties where CHAI is leading a surveillance strengthening programTanzania:Perform a quantitative analysis of data from supportive supervision visits among informal private sector drug shops, and a quantitative analysis of six months of surveillance data from these drug shops, including data quality.As a deliverable, the volunteer will support creating a presentation to share these findings during a meeting with Tanzania’s National Malaria Control Program (NMCP).ResponsibilitiesConduct descriptive statistical and epidemiological analyses based on surveillance and supportive supervision data;Clean, organize and merge available data using Excel or statistical software (STATA, SAS, R);Assist with disseminating findings through high-quality presentations, reports, and publications; and,Any other tasks identified. 

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