×

Global Pediatric Fellowship

This fellowship aims to train future leaders in global child health as well as support the development of essential child health services in regions of the world with greatest need and limited access to health providers. Our goal is to train a cadre of pediatricians who have the skills and long-term commitment necessary to make an impact in improving child health in some of the neediest global settings. The focus of the fellowship is on skills in global health service delivery, including skills in clinical care, medical education, program development, management, evaluation, quality improvement, and in implementation focused research. For more details, please download our brochure (link below). Please feel free to pass on to anyone who is interested.

Online Application Form

Brochure Link

Questions - Please contact Therese Fleisher therese.fleisher@childrens.harvard.edu

Qualifications:  

  • Applicants must be Board-certified or Board- eligible in Pediatrics or Medicine-Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatric
  • International Medical Graduates, including graduates from Canadian medical schools, must pass USMLE Steps 1, 2, and 3 by December 31, 2018.
  • For the Global Research Fellowship, a PhD or Master’s Degree in Epidemiology, Statistics, Public Health or related field is REQUIRED
  • Interviews: A select number of candidates will be invited to Boston for interviews. This year's interview days are in October. The day will include a brief orientation session, a series of interviews, and lunch with BCH Global Health Faculty & Fellows. Invitations to interview will be made on a rolling basis. Please apply early.

 

Village Health Works

Grants and Institutional Partnerships Manager

This full-time position reports to the Director of Development and is a vital member of the development team responsible for writing proposals to secure private and public funding from national, international, and government-related sources; managing those relationships; reporting on outcomes, and diligently researching new opportunities for funding. This position requires strong writing, analysis, program budgeting, with a commitment to working in collaboration with program staff in Burundi on grant compliance and outcome measurement.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Village Health Works Career Page.

 

PIVOT

Pediatric Clinical Mentor (MD required, Madagascar)

The Pediatric Clinical Mentor is expected to improve quality of clinical care through excellent patient care, supportive mentorship, design of program and clinical protocols, and educational initiatives. They will work closely with, and under the umbrella of, the Director of Medical Programs to help improve the clinical team and practices at PIVOT and in the MoH facilities supported by PIVOT. They will work directly with the Infanadiana district hospital medical teams, referral and social workers, as well as MoH staff in all three levels of intervention – community, health center, district hospital and the ambulance referral system.

Qualified candidates will have 7 years of clinical experience in a hospital or health center setting, at least 3 years in a resource-poor setting similar to Ifanadiana, a good sense of humor / flexibility, and a demonstrated commitment to global health and social justice. To be considered for this position, candidates are required to have French language proficiency – for more details on language requirements, please consult the full job description.

 

Village Health Works

Chief Operating Officer, Burundi

VHW is seeking an experienced and highly skilled professional to lead VHW’s country operations and programs during this time of bold growth. As the senior Burundi-based professional, the Chief Operating Officer will direct and coordinate all activities in Kigutu. S/he will be responsible for managing day to day operations, including overseeing program delivery across health, education, economic development and community engagement programs, as well as all administrative activities.  The Chief Operating Officer will lead a diverse team on the ground, which currently numbers over 400 and includes both Burundian and expatriate staff. The Chief Operating Officer will be responsible for motivating and managing this diverse team, including setting and measuring performance objectives across the organization.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Village Health Works Career Page.

 

Village Health Works

Volunteer Logistics and Tracking Analyst

Support VHW’s procurement from medical equipment, medicines, and IT equipment, to copy paper, construction materials, and vehicles, among other supplies in support of our programs. Daily responsibilities will center around building a tracking system to monitor the status of requests, deliveries, such as medical equipment, in VHW’s supply chain; tracking the status of items in the supply chain, facilitating all needed documentation for customs clearance, and coordinating optimal shipping arrangements for all procured items. This full-time position requires a minimum commitment of 12 weeks, with a weekly time commitment of 40 hours/week.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Village Health Works Career Page.

 

Village Health Works

Volunteer Sourcing and Purchasing Analyst

Support VHW’s procurement of goods ranging from medical equipment, medicines, and IT equipment, to copy paper, construction materials, and vehicles, among other supplies, in support of our programs. Specific daily responsibilities include: researching and sourcing vendors to diversify our suppliers for new and unique items, as well as matching need specifications against vendor offerings, sending out requests for quotations, analyzing bids for best value, making purchase recommendations, and issuing purchase orders. This full-time position requires a minimum commitment of 12 weeks, with a weekly time commitment of 40 hours/week.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Village Health Works Career Page.

 

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Brigham and Women's Hospital Medicine and Global Health faculty position Hospital Medicine/Global Health Track

This is a highly customizable faculty track, including clinical work at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, opportunities for global health research and field work, didactics, and career mentorship. The position allows the well-qualified applicant to benefit from resources offered both within Hospital Medicine and Global Health Equities. The candidate will also have the opportunity to care for vulnerable patients and populations across a wide variety of settings, including urban Boston and globally. The position requires the following clinical commitments:

  • 0.5 FTE in Hospital Medicine primarily consisting of direct care shifts on the medicine services,
  • an additional 2-week daytime academic teaching block with a flexible 1-3 year track.

The candidate will have a primary academic appointment in the BWH Division of General Internal Medicine, with a secondary appointment in the Division of Global Health Equity, and an appointment as Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine.

To apply, please forward your letter or interest and CV to Peter Rohloff at prohloff@bwh.harvard.edu

 

Integrate Health

Development and Communications Manager

At this pivotal moment of growth for our organization, Integrate Health (IH) is looking for an organized, detail-oriented self-starter with excellent writing skills to bolster our development and communications team ensuring our capacity to build the support base and raise funds necessary to sustain our work. The Development and Communications Manager will report to the Deputy Director and work closely with the Director of Marketing and Communications of IH to implement and improve upon development and communications procedures.

First, the Development and Communications Manager will be responsible for managing IH’s institutional giving systems, including prospecting and proposal drafting, reporting, and relationship management. Second, this person will help to implement IH’s communications strategy, including social media, blog posts, press releases, and other collateral. Third, the Development and Communications Manager will oversee our Salesforce database ensuring data is properly recorded, stored, and analyzed to foster continuous learning and improvement in our development processes.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Integrate Health Careers Page.

 

Integrate Health

National Health Systems Director

The National Health Systems Director will be tasked with building IH’s strategy to accompany and support the MOH to achieve its primary healthcare goals.  The National Health Systems Director will lead IH’s efforts to support the National Ministry of Health (MOH) in driving improved primary healthcare delivery across Togo. This individual will help to build a coalition of partners to support the national Ministry of Health. This individual will work closely with the leadership of IH as well as with external partners within the Government of Togo and other organizations.

As a member of IH’s senior leadership team, the National Health Systems Director will report to the Country Director and work closely with the US-based Executive Director of IH. The National Health Systems Director will manage the National Partnerships team, currently 3.0 FTE, based in Lomé, Togo. The National Health Systems Director will serve as a senior representative of the organization in engaging external stakeholders and play a leading role in efforts to develop IH’s strategy moving forward. The National Health Systems Director must be comfortable living and working in Lomé, Togo with frequent travel to northern Togo and possibly internationally.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Integrate Health Careers Page.

 

Integrate Health

Managing Director, Research and Analytics

Integrate Health (IH) is looking for a highly organized and detail-oriented individual to serve as Managing Director to lead IH’s efforts to leverage data to drive improvements in the primary healthcare delivery system in Togo. Over the past decade, IH has invested in embedded research and has made it a part of our organizational identity. In 2018, we plan to formalize and give structure to these efforts with the formation of IH’s Community Health Systems Lab (CHSL), which embeds implementation and dissemination research as part of IH operations. CHSL is an integrated division within the organization to provide and improve programmatic work and service delivery through research. IH is looking for a new Managing Director to manage CHSL and serve as the primary point of contact between CHSL and other IH teams.

The Managing Director will divide their time among three priority areas: administration and coordination of research activities, development and fundraising for research, and management of new analytics projects and partnerships (building new tech and new tech partnerships to strengthen IH analytics). This individual will work closely with the leadership of IH to execute IH’s strategy to manage CHSL and effectively utilize data. The Managing Director will report to the Executive Director and will work closely with the Chief Strategy Officer of IH. The Managing Director will supervise the Associate Director of Implementation Science and future CHSL hires. The Managing Director will serve as a senior representative of the organization in engaging external stakeholders and play a leading role in efforts to develop IH’s data management and research strategy moving forward.

The Managing Director must be fluent in French, comfortable working with a remote, international team and available to travel to Togo at least once per year.

For further information, please see the full job description and application instructions on the Integrate Health Careers Page.