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Medical Officer (International Infectious Diseases) - Remote & Travel - NIH

Kelly Services
Rockville, MD 20851 Work Remotely
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking a senior level individual to primarily work remotely with frequent international travel within the Middle East, North Africa, and Turkey (MENAT) region as a Medical Officer (International Infectious Diseases) at the National Institutes of Health.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

- Optional health, vision, and dental plans

- Vacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

(1) Provide clinical oversight support in relation to patient care and clinical operations to NIH-supported clinical studies in immunology and infectious diseases in the Middle East, North Africa, and Turkey (MENAT) region

(2) Evaluate existing or proposed clinical research in the MENAT region.

(3) Evaluate protocols and provide suggestions for design, execution and improvement.

(4) Provide clinical guidance to staff on various clinical processes, guidelines, and operational issues including NIH clinical trials in the region.

(5) Review safety reports and provide recommendations for improvement.

(6) Identify and train junior clinical researchers in the MENAT region and evaluate their research and research capacity.

(7) Provide scientific and regional expertise to identify leading biomedical research institutions in the MENAT region and initiate contacts that can lead to collaborative partnerships with NIH.

(8) Monitor ongoing internal and external factors that may influence or impact U.S.-MENAT clinical research collaborations and make recommendations to NIAID leadership

(9) Coordinate and develop scientific forums, workshops and conferences in the MENAT region focused on high-priority infectious diseases and immunology programs.

(10) Provide expert assistance in processes used to review clinical and biomedical research proposals, abstracts and other materials for merit and scientific value.

(11) Write and review technical protocols and reports regarding NIH clinical research in the MENAT region. When required, publish relevant clinical research findings and present clinical research findings at appropriate international venues.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

(1) Medical degree from an accredited university is required

(2) Minimum of ten (10) years of relevant global immunology and/or infectious disease research, training and clinical experience.

(3) Minimum of ten (10) years of clinical/academic medicine experience working in the Middle East, North Africa, and Turkey (MENAT) Region.

(4) Expertise in bringing together basic, clinical, and public health research scientists and leaders in the MENAT region.

(5) Fluent in English and Arabic with an ability to translate written and oral communications.

(6) Provide medical, clinical and scientific advice from the inception of a concept note to protocol development, conduct, analysis and publication.

(7) Serve as the liaison with highest-level partners such as Ministers of Health (MOH) and other governmental and foundation leadership in countries where clinical studies and biomedical research are being or may be conducted as well as support the development of expanded biomedical and clinical research in the MENAT region

(8) Demonstrated research excellence through achievement of NIH clinical research grant awards, publication record, and/or other relevant achievements

(9) Ability to work remotely on a full-time basis with frequent international travel to hardship locations in developing countries within the Middle East, North Africa, and Turkey (MENAT) region


When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position; a full job description can be made available at that time.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

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**About Kelly** ****

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Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2021-03-15 Expires: 2021-04-15

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