The Harm Reduction Services and Advocacy Coordinator (HRSAC) is responsible for overdose prevention related legislative advocacy; NCHRC’s naloxone program; relationships with medical leaders/EMS; relationships with drug user unions; overdose prevention related media relations; implementation and public education of NC’s harm reduction laws; training of law enforcement agencies, medical leaders, EMS, pharmacists, drug users, people on methadone/bupe, sex workers, treatment centers and incarceration facilities on harm reduction, needle-stick prevention, hepatitis C, overdose prevention and NCHRC’s naloxone program. The HRSAC is also responsible for supervising volunteers, outreach workers, harm reduction videographers, harm reduction artists and assisting the Executive Director to supervise interns.
The District of Columbia Department of Health HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD and TB Administration (HAHSTA) offers an exciting new position for a dynamic, innovative individual to enhance clinical health services in the District of Columbia. The position serves as the chief of HAHSTA’s direct sexual and respiratory health clinical services and provides guidance and direction for overall clinical care and policy. HAHSTA is currently redesigning its STD and TB clinical program to enhance and expand a range of health and wellness services to District residents. HAHSTA is also planning for a new approach to ensuring high quality clinical care for District residents living with HIV. HAHSTA is also expanding new biomedical prevention interventions and participating in demonstration projects to enhance HIV care. HAHSTA has an academic partnership with The George Washington University Miliken Institute of Public Health. This position will have the opportunity to participate in prominent research projects and serve as adjunct faculty. HAHSTA also has an innovative partnership with the National Institutes of Health on improving HIV care in the District and building new research capacity in the city. This position will have the opportunity to participate in groundbreaking HIV research projects.
NMAC is looking to hire a highly motivated Design & New Media Coordinator who has the ability to work independently. The responsibilities of this position include: maintain NMAC’s social media profile via Twitter, Apps, and Facebook. Coordinate the content and maintain various NMAC blogs. Work with outside consultants to produce NMAC’s e-newsletter (twice per week). Support the conference’s division to produce conference web page, app., call for abstracts, general announcement and the program book. Oversee and work with outside consultants to maintain NMAC’s web page. Work with senior staff and consultants to create interactive online publications. Support other NMAC divisions as needed.
Reporting to the Community Engagement Coordinator, this position is responsible and accountable for community engagement and mobilization efforts for gay and bisexual men and other target communities that increase community utilization of HIV/STD/HCV primary prevention services, including pre-and post-exposure prophylaxis, condoms, clean needles / syringes, testing / screening and linkage to care and treatment.
The Policy and Communications Associate plays an integral role in monitoring and analyzing federal and state policy for SIECUS and coordinating the strategic communications and publications development efforts for the organization toward the advancement of sexuality education programs and policies.
This position offers an exciting opportunity to participate as a faculty member in a large Division of Infectious Diseases whose members have diverse clinical interests. The faculty member will contribute towards achieving the Division’s goal of clinical excellence, scholarship and research. Building and promoting the Public Health STD Control Program in Detroit in collaboration with Wayne State University (WSU), the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) and the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion (DDHWP) provides enormous opportunities for career development.
Assistant or Associate Professor level, Clinician Educator Track
Reports to Chief, Division of Infectious Disease. Also reports to the Adult ID Outpatient Medical Director.
1. Board certification in internal medicine
2. Board eligibility or certification in infectious diseases
3. Specific experience in STD and/or HIV outpatient care required
4. Experience in managing STD program preferred
5. Presentation or publication of clinical or laboratory research in the field of STD/HIV is desired.
6. Excellent classroom and clinical teaching skills
II. STD Program responsibilities:
1. Provide direction and oversight for the Detroit Public Health STD clinic in WSU campus and for STD/HIV prevention and control services off site.
2. Provide clinical supervision of STD program staff. Provide coordination and oversight of other staff such as MDCH Disease Intervention Specialists. Coordinate with other WSU Physician Group (WSUPG) and WSU affiliated clinics and outside agencies regarding shared staff, overlapping services, and linkages to other health care services.
3. Ensure provision of data and quality reports to the sponsors and oversee quality improvement for the STD control program.
4. Provide direct patient care in STD clinic 2-3 half day sessions each week. Provide direct patient care in Adult ID Clinic (including HIV care) 1 half-day session weekly.
5. Develop unfunded and funded research activities related to STD services and the Detroit STD/HIV control program in collaboration with WSU colleagues and outside collaborators.
III. ID Division Responsibilities:
1. Round in inpatient infectious diseases service and internal medicine approximately 3-5 months per year as assigned. ID rounding includes clinical supervision and teaching of ID fellows, residents, and medical and pharmacy students at the bedside. The attending is responsible for the medical care of the patients and ensures that electronic documentation and communication with patients and other services are effective.
2. Offer opportunities for ID fellows to participate in clinical research, to present at local and national meetings, and to participate in academic writing. Provide teaching and clinical supervision of ID fellows and other trainees during their rotation in the STD Clinic.
4. Participate in all educational activities of the ID Division.
5. Participate in ID division faculty meetings, committees, and other related functions as assigned.
Please send inquiries by email, or letters of application with a CV by email or hard copy to:
Jonathan Allen Cohn, MD MS FACP FIDSA
Director, Adult HIV/AIDS Program and MATEC Michigan
Professor of Medicine-Clinical
Wayne State University-Tolan Park Medical Building
3901 Chrysler Drive Suite 4B
Detroit, Michigan 48201-2167
As a City Research Scientist (CRS) you will be responsible for the implementation of projects with a primary focus on assurance and provider outreach activities. The CRS will report to the Director of Special Projects, Bureau of STD Control (BSTDC).
The CRS duties will include but not be limited to:
--Responsible for oversight of STD prevention and treatment activities contracted with outside providers.
--Conduct oversight, evaluation and technical assistance for 4 multi-year contracts with FQHCs and family planning providers to ensure provision of STD prevention, testing and treatment services to young men and women.
--Conduct oversight, evaluation and technical assistance for 1 multi-year contract to provide sexual health, primary care, women’s health and substance use/mental health services to the LGBT population.
--Work with external partners and other agencies to improve access and quality of STD prevention services through enhanced collaboration with primary care.
--Implementation of projects to assure the effective provision of STD programs and services in the NYC provider community.
--Adhere to all data collection and reporting requirements from local and federal funding sources.
--Run regular data reports.
--Conduct program evaluation and quality improvement projects.
-- Conduct written reports and prepare manuscripts.
--Assist in the development of BSTDC grant applications.
--Conduct program evaluation to improve the quality of STD safety net service delivery .
The CRS duties will include but not be limited to:
- Act as the Bureau liaison to the Division of Informatics and Information Technology (DIIT)
- Oversee the ongoing implementation and operational optimization of the BSTDC Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
- Determine user’s business and technical requirements. Analyze business and user needs and schedule enhancements based on Bureau priorities and resources
- Document new workflows and processes and update protocols, business rules documents, data dictionary and training materials as necessary
- Coordinate training for EMR new users and system updates
- Maintain, enhance and troubleshoot current automated test results retrieval system and act as central -contact for vendor
- Work with the EMR data manager and other Epidemiology staff on database queries and reports as needed by the Bureau
- Manage large-scale EMR enhancement activities including integration of CPT/ICD codes and data extractions for the billing middleware, updates to automated test results retrieval system, and integration of new laboratory electronic requisitioning systems
- Keep abreast of web-based technologies that could expand the Bureau’s reach including text messaging and other uses of social and emerging media for sexual health promotion and STD prevention
- Assist in the development of BSTDC grant applications
- Prepare written reports for the Bureau and disseminate key findings among peers (e.g. oral presentations at conferences and other meetings)
- Planning, organizing, leading and completing special projects as needed
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