Operational Research Consultant on Community Engagement in TB Response

Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Apply by 17 August 2018
Mid-level , Short-term contract assignment
Posted on 18 July 2018

Job Description

The USAID TB Control Program (USAID TBCP) is a five-year Program implemented by Project HOPE in two countries of Central Asia – Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The purpose of the Program is to ensure more effective and more accessible tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis and treatment for all, including vulnerable populations, so as to reduce the burden of TB and the development of drug-resistant TB in Central Asia.

The objective of this position is to assess the effectiveness of the USAID TB Control Program activities related to community involvement in the detection and treatment of TB in the pilot areas of the program and develop recommendations for further improvement and expansion.

About the Organization

Founded in 1958, Project HOPE (Health Opportunities for People Everywhere) is dedicated to providing lasting solutions to health problems with the mission of helping people to help themselves. Identifiable to many by the SS HOPE, the world’s first peacetime hospital ship, Project HOPE now provides medical training and health education, as well as conducts humanitarian assistance programs in more than 35 countries.

Over the past five decades, Project HOPE has demonstrated its ability to develop and permanently institute long-term solutions to pressing health problems, the true essence of helping people help themselves.

Project HOPE remains as committed as ever to addressing the world’s new health threats by playing a leadership role forging new alliances among those on the frontlines of health and together seeking new solutions.

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