WHO: Technical assistance for the strengthening of childhood TB case finding and management in Liberia

The World Health Organization (WHO) is seeking a paediatrician with expertise in childhood tuberculosis (TB) for Liberia to facilitate (i) review of diagnostic practices in-country and confirmation of diagnostic algorithms; (ii) development of training materials on childhood TB and (iii) indicators for childhood TB case findings, treatment success and preventive chemotherapy (IPT) with annual targets up to 2020.

The duration of the assignment period is four weeks and due to commence in quarter 1 of 2017. Please refer to the terms of reference for more details.

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV and letter of interest by no later than 10 December 2016 to Dr Cornelia Hennig (hennigc@who.int).

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By World Health Organization

Published: Dec. 6, 2016, 11:25 p.m.

Last updated: Dec. 7, 2016, 2:33 p.m.

Tags: Pediatrics

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