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[CLOSED] Global Public Health Fellowship Opportunity 2017/18 APPLICATION NOW OPEN!

Are you interested in global public health? Do you have a Master’s degree? Are you interested in working with CIDRZ? Established in 2001, CIDRZ is the largest independent non-governmental healthcare and research organisation in Zambia. We conduct locally-relevant, leading-edge healthcare research, strengthen primary health care systems in multiple focus areas, and run a state-of-the-art medical […]

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – Chief Financial Officer

The Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ) is a vibrant independent non-governmental organisation that partners with the Government of the Republic of Zambia to effectively improve the health of Zambians. CIDRZ conducts locally-relevant, cutting-edge research and health programming, and provides technical support and training to strengthen primary healthcare provision systems in the areas […]

CIDRZ Welcomes Dr Richard Mutemwa MSc, MBA, PhD who joins as Deputy Director, Health Systems Strengthening & Primary Health Care

Dr Richard Mutemwa earned his MSc in Medical Statistics (with Epidemiology) from The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London and his Masters of Business Administration in Health, Population and Nutrition in Developing Countries and PhD in Health Management from Keele University, U.K. In his immediately previous role he served as Lecturer […]

Interim Results: Treatment as Prevention (TasP) in Correctional Facilities in Zambia and South Africa

Sisa Hatwiinda is a Zambian nurse with a Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health and has been working in tuberculosis implementation science and research at CIDRZ since 2006. For the last 7 years’ she has been working exclusively in scaling-up TB and HIV programs in prisons/correctional facilities with TB REACH and CDC funding. Currently, she is […]

CIDRZ Seconds Dr Sharon Kapambwe to Ministry of Health to Support Sustainable National Scale-up of Women’s Cancer Control Services

CEO Dr Charles Holmes is pleased to announce that CIDRZ Director of Women’s Cancer Control, Dr Sharon Kapambwe, is being seconded to the Ministry of Health (MOH) where she will continue to lead efforts to scale-up high quality cervical and breast cancer services and other key interventions at a National level. To date, with the support […]

CIDRZ Receives Equivalency Determination (ED) Status Making it Equal to a U.S. Charity

To earn this recognized status CIDRZ governance, financial controls, and operations have successfully passed rigorous scrutiny from NGOsource (www.NGOsource.org). Earning Equivalency Determination status and being considered equivalent to a U.S. public charity makes it much easier for important potential donors – such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation –  to confidently consider CIDRZ as […]