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Feb

GOARN

REMINDER: GOARN Outbreak Response Training, March 2018 – CALL FOR APPLICANTS, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Dear GOARN Focal Points, We are writing in gentle reminder for candidate applications to the upcoming GOARN Outbreak Response Training, that is tentatively scheduled for March/April 2018 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo. Kindly note that all applications for consideration need to be sent to goarn@who.int before close of business on Monday 5th February. For your reference, please see below […]

02
Feb

conference2

1st RECON (R Epidemics Consortium) gathering: Challenges and opportunities in outbreak analytics, 22-23 March 2018, London, UK

The first RECON (R Epidemics Consortium) gathering will be dedicated to discussing challenges and opportunities in outbreak analytics. Our objective is to combine the experience and knowledge of field epidemiologists, public health officers, methodologists and software developers to identify future directions and priorities in the development and dissemination of outbreak and surveillance analytic tools. We will discuss the potential […]

02
Feb

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2 positions: Research associate on malaria elimination, Clinton Health Access Initiative, Central America (Panama, Guatemala)

The Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) is recruiting two Research Associate positions based in Central America. These new research associates will help to support malaria elimination activities in Panama and Guatemala. In both countries, CHAI is looking for highly skilled associates to assist with the design and implementation of improved surveillance systems, to analyze and interpret […]

02
Feb

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Project Manager, Global Health Development/EMPHNET, Jordan

Global Health Development (GHD) is a regional initiative created to support countries in the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) and to strengthen their health systems to respond to public health challenges and threats. GHD was initiated to advance the work of the Eastern Mediterranean Public Health Network (EMPHNET) by building coordinating mechanisms with Ministries of Health, […]

02
Feb

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2 positions: Research Associates in Epidemiological and evolutionary consequences of co-infection (modelling), University of Manchester, UK

The University of Manchester (School of Mathematics and Statistics) has 2 postdoc positions of 2.5 year each available, working on epidemic models that account for host co-infection, with applications to antimicrobial resistance, HIV, TB, Pneumococcus, and systems of co-circulating infections. One position is more theoretical and the other more applied, but ideally both with experience […]

02
Feb

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3 positions for Research Fellows in: Clinical Infectious diseases, entomology, epidemiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium

The Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM) is looking for three experts to reinforce the outbreak research team ITM is currently investing in an interdisciplinary team conducting scientific research on epidemic outbreaks of tropical and infectious diseases in a global context. We are looking for three complementary profiles to reinforce the ITM outbreak research team. They will […]

02
Feb

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2 positions: Chef de projet & coordinateur du FETP du projet SEGA One Health Océan Indien, EPICONCEPT, multiple countries in Indian Ocean

Posting in French Depuis bientôt 10 ans, Epiconcept assure l’assistance technique du réseau régional de surveillance et de veille SEGA – « One Health » de la COI (Commission de l’Océan Indien) en collaboration avec AEDES (http://www.reseausega-coi.org/fr/7_24/36703/sega—one-health.html#37279). Ce projet qui est financé par l’AFD (Agence Française de Développement) requiert pour l’assistance technique de prendre en charge les missions […]

02
Feb

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Research Associate – Tuberculosis, RKI, Germany

Robert Koch Institute in Berlin has one vacant position in respiratory disease (FG36): Scientific assistant / research assistant for the coordination and continuation of the project “Tuberculosis: solid data in turbulent times – does the reporting data sufficiently reflect reality? An Inventory and Modeling Study “- until 31 December 2018. For more information (in German) […]

02
Feb

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Request for proposal for three retrospective case studies on data sharing in public health emergencies, The Wellcome Trust

We are seeking proposals to develop in-depth case studies to document and analyse practices related to data sharing in past infectious disease outbreaks, in order to better understand barriers and enablers to data sharing and how data shaped research responses to these outbreaks. We intend to commission up to three parallel case studies, preferably conducted […]