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
CHAI has partnered with the Government in Lao PDR since 2014, supporting the MOH across several health programs: Supply Chain Strengthening, Malaria Elimination, Vaccines, Sexual and Reproductive Health, and HIV and TB Access. CHAI has been working with the National TB Centre (NTC) to support health systems strengthening components that contribute to national strategies, such as: ensuring access to optimum treatment and testing commodities; strengthening data utilization for decision-making; and operationalizing subnational case finding models.
The Program Manager, TB will lead a diverse team to support the Ministry of Health to perform high quality analyses and assessments, create informed mitigation plans and ensure that NTC strategies and targets are translated into strong operational plans, and are implemented effectively to support progress towards NTC goals.
The Program Manager will report to the Country Director and will be based in Vientiane, Lao PDR, but may be required to travel within the country up to 25% of the time.
Working together with and supported by the CHAI Lao PDR leadership team, the Program Manager, TB will be responsible for:
Perform other duties that may be assigned by country leadership.