The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org
In India, CHAI has worked on various initiatives with the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) and has served over 350,000 people in the country, including children, mothers and caregivers since 2004. CHAI today supports myriad programs, both at the State and Central levels, across nutrition, child health, immunization, pneumonia/diarrhea, tuberculosis and HIV etc.
CHAI is partnering with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and other stakeholders towards increasing access to novel TB regimens with optimal outcomes. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with outstanding credentials, analytical ability and communication skills for the role of Associate to lead this initiative. The incumbent must be able to function independently and flexibly and have a strong commitment to excellence. He/she shall support the secondary research, planning and project implementation, monitoring and evaluation activities, guideline development and advocacy efforts. Under the guidance of the Program Manager, the incumbent will also work closely with the National Institute of Research in Tuberculosis, ICMR and other key strategic partners as appropriate.
The Associate, TB is a full time position based out of Chennai and key responsibilities will include: