Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
2/21/2020
Job Category:
Other
Internship opportunity (unpaid)
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FHI 360 | Durham, NC
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Job Description

Internship Scope of Work

This internship position offers a training opportunity for a student to obtain school credit towards a fellowship or degree. The intern will be working in collaboration with the Deputy Technical Director EpiC and receive additional support from biostatisticians.

To help countries make national and subnational scale up projections and impact, a draft tool has been developed. The tool relies on PEPFAR treatment data to project scaleup rates and estimate potential savings. For more comprehensive projections additional data such as facility waiting time, dispensing time, viral load coverage and suppression, hour rates for health care workers, dispensing fees if applicable, ability and willingness to pay (ATP, WTP) from studies or from published national poverty rate estimates.

The intern will review published and grey literature for 9 sub-Saharan African countries to identify this data that will enable scale up projections for available DD models.

Deliverables

Summary evidence of decentralized distribution of ART Populated country specific data tables Summary tables of impact of different scaleup scenarios

Anticipated Duration

* 30 working days

Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have a mix of the following skills, interests, and/or experience:

* Highly organized, proactive, and detail oriented
* Familiar with research methodologies used in social sciences research
* Familiarity or interest in HIV care and treatment programs

Supervisor: Technical Director, HIV Division

Typical Physical Demands:

* Typical office environment. Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time; ability to lift 5-50 lbs.

Technology to be Used:

* Personal Computer, Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), e-mail, telephone, printer, calculator, copier, cell phones, PDAs and other hand held devices.

Travel Requirements:

* 0%

This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.

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FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. FHI 360 is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.

About FHI 360

FHI 360 is a leading human development organization dedicated to improving lives by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our commitment to partnerships at every level and our multidisciplinary approach enable us to have lasting impact for the individuals, communities and countries we serve.