Regional PMTCT/Pediatric Advisor (CQUIN) vacancy at ICAP February 2024

ICAP Tanzania

vacancy at ICAP , Regional PMTCT/Pediatric Advisor (CQUIN)
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Work type: Regular Full-Time
Location: Kenya, Mozambique – Maputo, Nigeria – Abuja Capital Territory, South Africa, Tanzania – Dar es Salam, Zambia – Lusaka
Categories: Program Management/Implementation/Support, Technical/Clinical/Quality Improvement/Training

ICAP at Columbia University (ICAP) leads the multi-country CQUIN learning network, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. CQUIN aims to enable participating countries to improve the quality and coverage of HIV services, through provision of technical assistance to Ministries of Health and other partners engaged in the design, implementation, and evaluation of differentiated HIV programs, by exchanging knowledge and best practices, co-creating resources, and receiving targeted technical assistance (TA) to accelerate the scale-up of high-quality differentiated HIV services.

Working closely under the supervision of the ICAP CQUIN Deputy Director, Pediatric HIV Prevention and Treatment, the Regional PMTCT/Pediatrics Advisor will provide technical support to CQUIN network activities in selected countries in Eastern & Southern Africa through high-quality technical assistance and world-class thought leadership towards a new initiative aimed at enhancing prevention and treatment of HIV in infants and children.

The Regional PMTCT/Pediatrics Advisor will promote the exchange of knowledge, best practices, and tools; co-creation of resources; and help to convene and document meetings, workshops, and country-to-country learning exchange visits to enhance prevention and treatment of HIV in infants and children.

Tanzania - PHIA Project

This technical assistance includes helping to establish or improve systems for routine, periodic, and ad-hoc data collection, and strengthening data use and dissemination at the facility, community, subnational, or national levels.

Effective performance will require sustained engagement with CQUIN countries to understand challenges and opportunities for strengthening programs, and to contribute towards setting CQUIN SI priorities more broadly.

The position is contingent upon availability of grant funding. Columbia University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

It does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, national and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran, or any other legally protected status.
Advertised: 06 Feb 2024 E. Africa Standard Time
Applications close: 07 Mar 2024 E. Africa Standard Time