MEDICAL OFFICER (INTEGRATED DISEASE SURVEILLANCE) (AFRO/13/FT435)

29 May 2016
 
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Numéro de la vacance : AFRO/13/FT435
 
Titre: Medical Officer (Integrated Disease Surveillance)
 
Classe : P4
 
Type de contrat : Contrat de durée déterminée
 
Durée :  One(01) year
 
Date : 16 octobre 2013
 
Date de clôture : 13 novembre 2013 Poste pourvu
 
Lieu d'affectation :  Brazzaville, Congo
 
Unité administrative : AFRO Africa Regional Office (AF/RGO) /
AF/DPC Disease Prevention and Control (AF/DPC)
 
OBJECTIFS DU PROGRAMME
Within WHO strategic Objective 1 'To reduce the health, social and economic burden of communicable diseases', the objectives of the Disease Surveillance and Response Programme Area are to strengthen the implementation of the Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response Strategy, accelerate the implementation of the International Health Regulations, develop and maintain regional and national capacity to detect, confirm and respond to epidemic and pandemic prone diseases as well as other public health emergencies.
Description des fonctions
Develop tools, protocols and procedures on the assessment of national surveillance systems and support member states in assessing their surveillance systems,
-Coordinate development and dissemination of disease surveillance and data management tools in collaboration with WHO/HQ and external technical partners such as Centre for Disease Control (CDC) Atlanta,
-Coordinate the establishment and monitoring of IDS databases within the Real-time Strategic Information Management,
-Coordinate the analysis of integrated surveillance data and provide regular feedback to countries and DSR programme,
-Coordinate the production and dissemination of key Integrated Disease Surveillance (IDS) information products such as (DSR bulletins, country surveillance profiles, surveillance assessment/evaluation reports, surveillance dashboards, etc.
-Coordinate support to Member States for the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of IDS activities,
-Support the operationalization of the IDS Coordination mechanism at the Regional Office,
-Promote research activities related to IDS in collaboration with other programs/units,
-Contribute to mobilization of technical and financial resources for strengthening surveillance at national and regional levels,
-Contribute to the planning, monitoring and evaluation of the DSR programme,
-Any other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor (s).
QUALIFICATIONS REQUISES
Formation :
Essential: Medical degree with post graduate degree in public health or epidemiology OR PhD in epidemiology or public health informatics
Desirable: University degree or diploma in computer science or information technology.
Compétences :
Excellent knowledge of communicable disease epidemiology and surveillance,
-Working knowledge of databases and use of epidemiological and statistical packages [such as Epi Info, Stata,
-SAS or SPSS] and GIS software such as Map Info, Instant Atlas etc.
-Effective oral and written communication skills
-Ability to plan and implement training in disease surveillance
-Ability to work effectively with colleagues at national and international level.

Expérience :
Essential: At least 7 years professional experience in disease surveillance , prevention and control; 5 years practical experience in planning and implementation of disease prevention and control programmes at national and
international level.
Desirable: Previous experience in field epidemiology would be an advantage.
Langues :
Excellent knowledge of English or French with a good working knowkedge of the other.
Traitment annuel (Net d'impôts)
US$ 67,395 fonctionnaire sans personnes à charge
US$ 72,373 fonctionnaire avec personnes à charge au premier degré
Ajustement de Poste: 65.3 % des montants mentionnés ci-dessus. Ce pourcentage n'a qu'une valeur indicative et peut varier, chaque mois, à la hausse ou à la baisse.

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