Surveillance Specialist, Infectious Disease Detection and Surveillance (9696)
PATH is a global organization that works to accelerate health equity by bringing together public institutions, businesses, social enterprises, and investors to solve the world’s most pressing health challenges. With expertise in science, health, finance, technology, advocacy, and dozens of other specialties, PATH develops and scales innovative solutions—including vaccines, drugs, devices, diagnostics, and approaches to strengthening health systems worldwide.
Infectious Disease Detection and Surveillance (IDDS) is a five-year USAID-funded project with the following overall objectives:
PATH is seeking a Surveillance Specialist to be responsible for technical implementation of activities in Tanzania as well as support Health Information Systems (HIS) strengthening activities. This includes strengthening facility and laboratory information systems and supporting surveillance activities for AMR and priority diseases. This position reports to the Team lead for IDDS based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The incumbent will initially be based in Dar es Salaam with the likelihood to relocate to Dodoma later in the course of project implementation.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Candidates must have legal authorization to work in Tanzania.
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