Founded in 2002, by President William J. Clinton and Ira C. Magaziner, the Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. ("CHAI") is a global health organization committed to saving lives, reducing the burden of disease and strengthening integrated health systems in the developing world.
CHAI India is currently working under the guidance of the Central TB Division, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare towards setting up a project for private sector TB control in India. Engaging private sector effectively is crucial to achieving universal access to quality diagnosis and treatment for TB. The key objective of this project, named Joint Effort for Eliminating TB (JEET), is to set up effective and sustainable structures to strengthen existing systems and seamlessly extend quality TB care to patients seeking care in private sector. JEET plans to take a multi-pronged approach to engaging with private sector, as part of the National Strategic Plan (NSP) mantra to "go where the patients go" and will engage with the Revised National TB Control Programme (RNTCP) network at national, state and district levels.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with outstanding credentials, for the role of Project Director. They must be able to function independently and flexibly and have a strong commitment to excellence. S/He will work under the guidance of the Country Director; and work closely with other key strategic partners, to provide strategic assistance, technical inputs, and coordinate design and operationalization of the JEET project plan.
The Project Director will be expected to: