FELTP Resident Advisor
Closing Date: 31.07.2015
The Resident Advisor will work with the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) and collaborate closely with the CDC Namibia. The RA will be responsible for providing technical assistance to the MoHSS and in particular promote the institutionalization of the program within the MoHSS. The incumbentÃ¢€™s success will primarily hinge on his/ her ability to effectively facilitate the development and implementation of the curriculum, maintaining the scientific excellence of the program, offer expert consulting services on epidemiologic methods, evaluate the performance of the residents, accompany them on outbreak investigations, provide technical support to field supervisors, and serve on technical committees to improve surveillance systems. The incumbent will work to develop long-term collaborations with international partner institutions to facilitate infrastructure development and improve epidemiologic and public health systems capacity to address health and surveillance issues. In addition, teach class room sessions in areas of public health, epidemiology, biostatistics and surveillance.