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The KEN SHE Study is a prospective, blinded randomized study that will test the efficacy of single-dose bivalent and nonavalent HPV vaccination as a catch-up strategy.
Position: Clinical Officer (Position 1) KMR7 Vacancy No. FN-10-03-2021 Position
Reports to: Study Doctor
Duration: 1 Year Renewable Contract as per KEMRI Scheme of Service. The first 3 months is a probation period
Duties and Responsibilities
Register, consent study participants and assist with eligibility screening and enrolment of study participants.
Prescreening of participants
Support in health talks to participants at the clinic and mobilization sources
Conduct physical and medical examinations for study participants.
Participant vaccination and psychosocial counselling
Perform phlebotomy and collect nasal swab specimen collection
Complete case report forms and work closely with the study doctor to report all possible SAEs to the study safety monitor and KEMRI IRB.
Address safety queries raised by the study safety monitor
Conducts follow up visits on study participants.
Perform clinical assessments of participants, grading of symptoms/diagnoses, interpret laboratory results and follow up
Carry out medical examinations and manage adverse events among study participants.
Collect requisite study laboratory and pathological specimens
Prepare and counsel participants as per the study protocol.
Perform accurate record keeping and check study forms for completeness and accuracy each day.
Participate in the eligibility criteria selection of study participants
Discuss participants follow-up schedule visits in collaboration with the nursing desk and reception.
Respond to questions about the study posed by participants and the community.
Maintain a good relationship with the community and other clinic staff.
In-depth understanding the logistics required to conduct of the study.
Report problems encountered to study Medical officer and consult appropriately.
Assess adherence to study products by participants and institute appropriate measures
Attend to the clinic help line
Contact participants with Adverse events, work with the Community team to trace up these participants, counsel them, follow them up and accurately document progress
Prepare weekly and monthly progress reports of personal study activities
Assist the study doctor in the development and review of clinic related SOPs
Continuously update clinic room inventory and safe keeping of all items in the respective clinic rooms
Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
Holds a current practicing license Clinical Officers Council of Kenya
At least two (2) years Clinical research experience
Demonstrated track record working in busy clinic
Knowledge and experience in vaccine administration and psychosocial counselling
Strong interpersonal, communication, and listening skills
Must be able to work in a professional and ethical manner with competence, accountability, and integrity
Basic computer skills
Applicants should attach the following:
• Letter of Application (Indicate Vacancy Number on the subject line)
• Current Resume or Curriculum Vitae with Telephone number and email address
• Two letters of reference with contact telephone numbers
• Copies of Academic Certificates and Transcripts
• A copy of the latest pay slip (if applicable)
• A copy of National Identity card or passport
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