11 Feb '19 Medical Officer (Doctor) (Principal Investigator) Apply Medical, Gauteng Soweto
Rneg - Rneg Annually
A Medical Officer (Doctor) - (Principal Investigator) position is available at our client, WIts Health Consortium's PHRU Unit in Soweto.
The Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) was established in 1996. The Perinatal HIV Research Unit has been involved in research, training, policy formation and advocacy in issues concerning HIV-
positive women and their children.
In recent years the work of the unit has expanded beyond the original focus of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, to include treatment trials in adults and children, prevention research, psychosocial research and policy development.
In addition the Unit has developed an HIV vaccine clinical trials unit (HVCTU) and started with HIV Vaccine Trials back in 2001.
The unit is recognised nationally and internationally as a leader in the field of research and policy in the area of mother-
to-child transmission of HIV. It has also developed a reputation as a leading African research unit for clinical trials in adult and children with HIV, with one of the largest cohort.
Main purpose of the job
To provide comprehensive medical care to participants of various studies related with prevention of infectious diseases, including HIV, HPV, influenza and tuberculosis vaccine clinical trials in humans.
Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, Soweto
Key performance areas
Required minimum education and training
Medical Degree (MBCHB).
Professional body registration
Minimum work experience
Minimum one year experience as a SAHPRA / MCC-approved sub-investigator on at least 3 trials.
Desirable additional education, work experience and personal abilities
The closing date for all applications is 18 February 2019 .
Wits Health Consortium will only respond to shortlisted candidates.
Candidates who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date can consider their applications to be unsuccessful.
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Other Benefits : Medical Aid and Provident Fund