Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey is a time bound activity and is crucial for Ending TB in India and is planned to be undertaken on mission mode. High level of commitment is required with a will to work on Sundays & holidays (except, important local holidays). Job requires continuous field work throughout the country in various States/UTs for all posts. Preference will be given to those having working experience in National Health Surveys/ similar activities. Candidates who fulfil the required eligibility criteria against the below specified posts are invited to attend for a Walk-In Interview / Written Test by carrying the downloaded and filled application forms along with self-attested xerox copies of educational qualifications, caste certificate,date of birth and experience at the venue and dates given below.
Essential Qualification : Post Graduate Degree (MD/MS/DNB) after MBBS with one year experience OR Post Graduate Diploma in medical subjects after MBBS with 2 years’ experience or MBBS degree with 4 years’ experience.
Desirable Qualification : 1. Doctorate or MD or Master degree in the relevant subject (Community Medicine/ Preventive & Social Medicine/ Paediatrics/ Medicine/ Tropical Medicine/ Community Health Administration/Health Administration/ Family Medicine/ Epidemiology/ Public Health ) from a recognized university. 2. Additional Post doctoral research/teaching experience in relevant subjects in recognized institute(s). 3. Knowledge of Computer Applications or Business Intelligence tools /Data Management. 4. Minimum one year experience in RNTCP.
Job specifications / responsibilities : 1. Get trained in Protocol of National TB Prevalence Survey, India as well as SOPs and training manuals. 2. Assist the Survey Project Management Unit in training & sensitizations of various stake holders at various levels as well, as other preparatory activities for the survey. 3. Coordinate with Survey Team and local RNTCP team in identification & establishing survey site for each cluster. 4. Review and report all chest X-Ray images are for any abnormality as per survey protocol and SOP in time bound manner. 5. Identify other medical conditions as well as the triage by coordinating with the local health facilities as well as referral to higher centers as and when necessary. 6. Establishing coordination and support from local health facilities and authorities for survey activities. 7. Any other job as assigned by PI.
About National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis
The following posts are to be filled purely on contract basis for 2 months, in the non-institutional ad-hoc project titled ‘Targeted Intervention to expand and strengthen TB Control in tribal population and Strengthening implementation and operational research under RNTCP in India’ at Gujarat, implemented by this Institute. Qualification : Graduate in Anthropology / Sociology / Life Sciences /psychology/social work/ medical sociology/ from a recognized University. Desirable Qualification : Experience of working in Tribal area A degree/diploma in public health or equivalent. Two years experience of working in National TB Programmes or two years experience of working in field based projects. Age Limit : Not exceeding 35 Years. Note : This post UR candidate only.