IDRC Study Nurse Jobs in Uganda

IDRC Study Nurse Jobs in Uganda

The Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) seeks to hire 6 suitable candidates for the position of STUDY NURSE for a new project called the TB Screening Improves
Preventive Therapy Uptake (TB SCRIPT) Trial. This is a Kampala based position.


• Screen, consent, enrol and follow study participants
• Participate in counselling and management of study participants
• Provide TB treatment and fill the TB treatment register;
• Organize patient follow-up and carry out home visits if required;
• Participate in data collection and entry;
• Collect blood and sputum specimens and transport to laboratory when needed;
• Communicate closely with locally and internationally based Clinical Investigators by email and weekly telephone conferences


  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.
  • Prior experience working as a Study Nurse on trials and/or longitudinal studies
  • Good working knowledge of TB and HIV care and treatment
  • Fluency in Luganda.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Demonstrate experience with management of study data.
  • Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under stringent deadlines and to work independently
  • Excellent attention to detail

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 16th October, 2019

    For more information and job application details, see; IDRC Study Nurse Jobs in Uganda

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