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Employer: Global Health Fellows Program II
Located in: Washington, DC/Arlington. VA, Nationwide
Degree Required: Masters
The HIV/AIDS Testing Services (HTS) Intern (Intern) will be assigned to the Prevention Care and Treatment Division (PCT) in the Bureau for Global Health’s (GH) Office of HIV/AIDS (OHA). OHA is the focus of HIV/AIDS technical leadership for USAID and has primary responsibility for leading the Agency's efforts within President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), a multibillion-dollar, multifaceted approach to combating the disease in more than 120 countries around the world. In cooperation with the US Department of State's Office of the US Global AIDS Coordinator, other US Government (USG) partners, international organizations, and nongovernmental organizations, USAID provides global technical leadership on the full range of issues related to HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment; manages numerous research and field support programs; and monitors the impact of the Agency's HIV/AIDS programs. In this endeavor, USAID works very closely with a range of USG agencies involved in the fight against AIDS, such as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Defense and Peace Corps. More information about PEPFAR may be found at: http://www.usaid.gov/what-we-d
The Intern position will be located in the Adult Clinical Branch, Prevention, Care, and Treatment Division, Office of HIV/AIDS (OHA/PCT/ACB), Bureau for Global Health, and will support USAID’s further development and implementation of HIV testing service. This position will work collaboratively with OHA’s Senior HTS Advisors. The Intern will primarily provide research assistance and may also carry out other Global Health Bureau-wide duties and collaborative research with other analysts in the Bureau. S/he will receive technical guidance from the HIV Testing and Counseling Advisor who will serve as his/her onsite manager and will work closely with the entire PCT Division. Information on USAID’s work in HIV testing and counseling can be found athttps://www.usaid.gov/what-we-
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
$1,826 bi-weekly (exempt, salaried position).
Detailed information, including an online application and instructions, is available on our website at www.ghfp.net. All applications must be submitted by October 24, 2017 at 5:00 pm eastern time.
Posted on 10/16/2017
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