Public Health Intern, Vietnamese National - Undergraduates or Graduates - PATH

CLOSING DATE: October 2, 2021


JOB #: 17812

POSTED: September 2, 2021



 Proposed activities:


P. vivax malaria projects:

  • Support to enter, manage, and analyze data
  • Support to conduct literature review (searching documents, review, and summarize information into a literature review summary template) for some activities under vivax projects.


Global Health Security project:


  • Work with the Global Health Security (GHS) surveillance team to support the EBS evaluation.
    • Assist in following up with provinces to validate data/collect additional data if necessary
    • Assist in data analysis of the field trip as instructed by the senior program officer (e.g. quantitative data analysis - descriptive statistics)
    • Assist in writing reports of EBS evaluation (e.g. develop tables and graphs, format the report)
  • Work with the Global Health Security (GHS) surveillance team to develop automated epi bulletins


General tasks

  • Support preparation materials for meetings, workshops, trainings such as agenda, presentations
  • As requested, actively contribute to the team’s day-to-day activities, including in some cases logistical support to trainings & events
  • Other tasks as required by Supervisor.
Additional Details:


Required Experience


Brief description of required skills/experience the intern should possess:


  • Vietnamese national.
  • Recently graduated from a university or senior students. Students with majors on statistics, demographics, public policy, public health, or any related fields is preferred.
  • Have good analytical skills
  • Keen interest in data management, data analysis, conducting research
  • Keen interest in contributing to sustainable development goals
  • Strong verbal and written English
  • Able to pay close attention to details
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and thrive in fast-paced, high-pressure situations.



Skills to be developed and/or expanded during internship:

  • The ability to communicate technical information to audiences
  • Skills to conduct research and M&E activities
  • Analytical skills 


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