Study Runner (Fresher O’ Level Jobs) – Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Job Title:   Study Runner (Fresher O’ Level Jobs)

Organisation: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Duty Station: Mulago, Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Study Coordinator


About US:

Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is an independently governed institute within the College of Health Sciences at Makerere University and has the mission “To strengthen health systems in Africa, with a strong emphasis on infectious diseases, through research and capacity development.” IDI has operations across Uganda as well as in a number of other African countries and has a staffing of over 1,000 managing multiple projects in research, clinical services, public health and training.


Job Summary:   The study runner will be required to retrieve participant charts from either the IDI records office or store for archived files. They will also be required to assist in couriering and delivering documents or any other study-related material to or from the IDI site. The individual should be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the records officer to retrieve study participant charts from the records office in IDI-Mulago.
  • Work with the records officer to retrieve archived study participant files from the store in Ntinda.
  • To ensure that all participant charts are returned to either the medical records office or store after they have been used.
  • Assist in delivering study documents for example consent patient reimbursement forms.
  • Any other duties (within reason) that may be assigned by the Medical Officer or Principal Investigator.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Uganda Certificate of Education.
  • Previous experience in performing similar roles in a research study or clinical trial is an added advantage.
  • Speed and accuracy at performing tasks.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team.
  • Good communication skills.


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should apply online at the link below.


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Deadline: 19th February 2024


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Date Posted 2024-02-12
Valid Through 2024-02-19
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Job Location Kampala, Kampala, Kampala , 0256, Uganda