Monitoring & Evaluation Intern

internship - part time, unpaid

Partners In Health
Boston, MA
Closed
Posted 37 Days ago
Partners In Health
Boston, MA
internship - part time, unpaid
Posted 37 Days ago
Closed

Description

Monitoring & Evaluation Intern United States Boston, Massachusetts Description Job Title: Monitoring & Evaluation Intern Reports to: MEQ Senior Analyst Location: PIH Boston office Duration:Approximately 150-250 hours of work in the Fall of 2019 (specific dates and level of effort are flexible?internship is unpaid but is designed to be leveraged for academic credit and details can be tailored to requirements of specific degree program requirements) Organizational Profile: Partners In Health (PIH) is an international health organization relentlessly committed to improving the health of the poor and marginalized. PIH partners with local governments to build local capacity and works closely with impoverished communities to deliver high-quality health care, address the root causes of illness, train providers, advance research, and advocate for global policy change. PIH currently has implementation programs in Haiti, Rwanda, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Peru, Mexico, Russia, Sierra Leone and Navajo Nation. Through our partnership with Harvard Medical School and the Brigham and Womens Hospital, we support a wide range of programs in dozens of other countries around the world. Team Overview: The Boston-based Monitoring, Evaluation & Quality (MEQ) team works to strengthen monitoring and evaluation (M and E) and quality improvement (QI) activities across PIH, including provision of on-site and remote technical assistance to in-country MEQ teams, increasing capacity through mentoring and training in data quality assurance, analysis, and utilization. The Boston team also coordinates the development and implementation of core indicators in close collaboration with the Medical Informatics and Clinical teams. Boston MEQ is responsible for building sustainable systems for data sharing and use within and across teams, to support data-driven program management and effective fundraising, grant writing, and communications in the increasingly data-oriented global health landscape. Position Overview: The Boston MEQ team is seeking a part-time fall volunteer to support a wide range of activities around clinical data visualization, data system documentation, impact messaging, universal health coverage modeling, and training material creation. Volunteer Primary Responsibilities Support MEQ team on analyses and data visualization tasks for clinical programmatic management and fundraising, advocacy and communications purposes across PIHs health delivery services around the world Support the creation of materials and messaging in order to communicate PIHs global impact to a wide audience Collaborate with Medical Informatics team on documentation projects surrounding PIHs electronic medical record systems Support activities related to Universal Health Coverage planning and monitoring tool development, analyses on health coverage and financing gaps/targets across different countries and populations Lead creation of PIH resource library of relevant MEQ training materials and other key information. Assist with other health analytics projects (details TBD depending on candidate skills, interests, academic program requirements, and available time). Qualifications: Completed or currently pursuing a university degree in Public Health, Geography, Statistics, or other related field Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize Ability to work independently and meet deadlines Strong written and verbal communication skills Advanced Excel skills (Pivot tables, Conditional Logic Functions, etc.) and data visualization skills Exemplary interpersonal skills; ability to collaborate effectively with culturally diverse staff across departments and countries Familiarity with GIS tools (ArcGIS, QGIS) and mHealth platforms (CommCare/MedicMobile/ODK) a plus Experience with quantitative statistical analysis software or analysis coding and programming languages (Python, R, STATA, etc,) a plus Commitment to PIHs social justice mission

Skills

research, fundraising, policy, grant writing, stata, geographic information systems (gis), arcgis, advocacy, statistical data analysis, global health, social justice, local government, geography, technical assistance, international health

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