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Medical Officer (3 posts) with the Research Group of "Childhood Immunization" Centre Support Unit under the Centre for Child and Adolescent Health (Advertisement #334/12)
icddr,b invites applications from suitable candidates  for the position of Medical Officer (3 posts) with the Research Group of “Childhood Immunization” Centre Support Unit under the Centre for Child and Adolescent Health. The appointment will be made on a contractual service agreementbasis for 6 months which may be extended for further period depending on satisfactory performance and availability of funds.
Duty Station –Matlab
Salary – Tk. 67,767/- (consolidated) per month inclusive of house rent and conveyance allowances. No other benefit is admissible.
Job Profile
  • Supervise, organize and conduct clinical and field research activities;
  • Enroll study participants after screening and physical examination and also complete consent procedures for the study;
  • Provide medical services to the study patients in the clinics;
  • Provide vaccine to the study participants;
  • Collect biological samples from study participants;
  • Supervise Staffs Nurses, Field Research Assistants and Health Workers;
  • Maintain good relation with study team and the community;
  • Submit report to the Principal Investigator regularly.
  • MBBS degree from a reputed Medical College recognized by the Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC) with one year internship training;
  • Minimum 3 years work experience in the related field;
  • Experience in health related research will be given preference;
  • Computer literacy will be an added advantage;
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with study participants & other co-workers;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in English and Bangla are essential;
  • Should be ready to work beyond office hours if required.
Interested candidates who fulfill the requirements should submit online applications using icddr,b website: www.icddrb.org by November 10, 2012. Internal candidates must mention their Identification Number in the application.     

Special information

icddr,b is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes applications from women candidates. Any persuasion will disqualify the candidature. Only short-listed candidates shall be invited for the interview. All the tests and interviews will be held in Dhaka.