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A Career with the CDC Global AIDS Program

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    A Career with the CDC Global AIDS Program
    For a personally fulfilling and professionally rewarding career that makes a difference in peoples' lives, join the CDC Global AIDS Program.

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    NEW: GAP COUNTRY DIRECTOR VACANCIES FOR 6 LOCATIONS Angola, Botswana, Caribbean Regional, Dominican Republic, India, Kenya

    Epidemiologist, GS-0601-15 (Overseas)
    Announcement #s:
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0163 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0196 External (for non-federal employees)

    Medical Officer, GS-0602-15 (Overseas)
    Announcement #s:
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0159 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0148 External (for non-federal employees)

    Serves as Program Director for all Global AIDS Program (GAP) activities in the country of assignment. Additional duties of the incumbent are to initiate, conduct, and coordinate complex HIV/AIDS medical epidemiologic program activities in the country of assignment concerned with the reduction of HIV transmission. Plans, develops, implements, evaluates and reports on project goals and objectives through the Country Operational Plan (COP). Coordinates all scientific activities and provides leadership, direction and support to the efforts of the staff. Designs and overseas implementation of targeted evaluations of new and ongoing HIV/AIDS prevention, care and/or treatment initiatives. The incumbent is responsible for developing protocols, analyzing study data through statistical methods, disseminating study results through scientific journals, periodic reports and public presentations. Incumbent is responsible for supervising a staff of medical epidemiologists, public health advisors, supervisory medical research technicians, research nurses, social workers, research assistants, and support staff. Incumbent provides leadership, direction and technical expertise to universities, medical institutions, non-governmental organizations, the Ministry of Public Health and other participating agencies. Represents GAP, NCHHSTP, CDC, and the US Government at a variety of international forums with key US constituencies. Serves as primary liaison with the Ambassador as representative of the Office of Global AIDS Coordinator (OGAC) for all PEPFAR issues.
    OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR OVERSEAS POSITIONS:

    Epidemiologist, GS-0601-13/14 (Overseas)
    Announcement #s:
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0163 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0196 External (for non-federal employees)

    Medical Officer, GS-0602-13/14 (Direct - Hire)
    Announcement #s:
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0159 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0148 External (for non-federal employees)

    Responsibilities: The Epidemiologist/Medical Officer will represent and work as an integral member of HHS/CDC CDC Global AIDS Program (GAP) in the country of assignment. The main duties of the incumbent are to initiate, conduct, and coordinate complex HIV/AIDS program activities in collaboration with U. S. government partners, local government and non-governmental, multinational, and bilateral organizations. This position often provides epidemiological/medical advice and consultation serving as a national and internationally recognized expert in HIV care, treatment, prevention and related programs in support of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

    Locations for Medical Officer/Epidemiologist 13/14: Angola, Botswana, Central America Region, Cote dÂ’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Guyana, India, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Zimbabwe

    Health Scientist-Lab, GS-601-13/14 (Overseas)
    Announcement #s
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0171 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0202 External (for non-federal employees)

    Responsibilities: The position serves as Senior Laboratory Program Advisor to the CDC Country Director, CDC Global AIDS Program (GAP) in the country of assignment. As an expert in clinical and public health laboratory science, the incumbent provides guidance on policy and programs affecting public health and clinical laboratory services provision for HIV/AIDS/STI/TB prevention, surveillance, treatment, and care programs in support of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

    Locations: Central Asia Regional, DRC, Ghana, Haiti, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia

    Public Health Advisor (Administrative Director of Operations), GS-0685-13/14 (Overseas)
    Announcement #s
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0156 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0205 External (for non-federal employees)

    Responsibilities: The incumbent may serve as Administrative Director of Operations (ADO), the principal management and administrative person for all CDC Global AIDS Program (GAP) program activities for either the country or remote field station location within the country of assignment. The incumbent acts with full authority in the absence of the Country Director on all matters involving non-scientific program operations and field activities. The incumbent is also responsible for providing program and operational support to the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

    Locations: Central Asia Regional, Haiti,

    Public Health Advisor (Technical and Programmatic), GS-0685-13/14 (Overseas)
    Announcement #s
    HHS-CDC-T3-2010-0121 Internal (for federal employees)
    HHS-CDC-D3-2010-0201 External (for non-federal employees)

    Responsibilities: These have responsibility for the administration, planning implementation and management of one or more comprehensive prevention program elements. The incumbent will develop prevention strategies, identify priorities, plan, and implement disease prevention programs. The position may also supervise and monitor program implementation.

    Locations: Central America Region, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Uganda
    Note: These vacancies are advertised through ongoing, "open, continuous announcements" intended for all CDC programs and positions advertising overseas vacancies. Be sure to indicate the countries and pay grades for which you want to apply in your application online.

    Non U.S. citizens and Commissioned Corps officers that would like to be considered may email current CV/resume to LaTrice Fowler ( guu5@cdc.gov ) . Please indicate all countries of interest in your correspondence.
     
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