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  • Posted: Dec 9, 2022
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    The World Health Organization is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health. It was established on 7 April 1948, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.
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    Consultant - Sepsis

    Purpose of consultancy

    To provide technical expertise to the clinical team in the advancement of the WHO Sepsis clinical management guidance.


    Output 1: Preparation and submission of the WHO Planning proposal for guideline development through approval process.

    Output 2: Preparation for convening GDG meetings.

    • Activity 2.1: Identify any remaining PICOs that need systematic review and provide technical input to the secretariat to identify collaborators to conduct such reviews.

    Output 3: Convene GDG.

    • Activity 3.1: Draft meeting reports.

    Output 4: Publish guideline. 

    • Activity 4.1: Draft guideline using electronic publication platform with co-chairs of the GDG.
    • Activity 4.2: Collect feedback from external reviewers and provide technical input to the secretariat to integrate/referee feedback.
    • Activity 4.3: Prepare final submission to GRC and prepare necessary responses until guideline approval. 
    • Activity 4.4: Work with copyeditor and electronic publication platform designers to create final product. 

    Qualifications, experience, skills and languages

    Educational Qualifications:


    • University degree in health sciences with an advanced clinical qualification.


    • Doctorate in pharmacology or clinical research/methodology.



    • At least 5 years relevant experience working in clinical care related to sepsis. 
    • At least 3 years relevant experience working with WHO normative guidance processes.
    • At least 3 years’ experience with evidence evaluation relevant to low-and-middle income countries.



    • Ability to conduct systematic evidence evaluation.
    • Knowledge of GRADE.
    • Clinical expertise on sepsis management. 
    • Advanced writing skills using WHO format.

    Closing Date: Dec 23, 2022

    Method of Application

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