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The Medical Research Council strives to improve the nation's health status and quality of life through relevant and excellent health research aimed at promoting equity and development. The organisation's focus is to take its research to the public.

Closing date: 24 October 2014 | Senior Scientist
Health Systems Research Unit, Cape Town
The Unit requires the services of a senior scientist with a research background in TB and/or MDR-TB and HIV, to work on a large collaborative MDR-TB health systems research project focusing on documenting the roll out of decentralised MDR-TB across the country.  
Closing date: 7 November 2014 | Assistant Laboratory Manager
HIV Prevention Research Unit, Durban
The Medical Research Council, HIV Prevention Research Unit Central Routine and TB Laboratory requires a qualified and experienced Assistant Laboratory Manager to support with the management of the Laboratories to ensure optimal functioning in order to meet statutory and clinical requirements by producing quality data in compliance with SANAS, GCLP, Division of AIDS (DAIDS) and 21 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). 

In return the MRC offers a total cost of employment remuneration package that includes the organisation's contribution towards fringe benefits.
The MRC fully subscribes to the principles of Employment Equity and the embracing of diversity. Disabled persons are welcome to apply.

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