Treatment Action Group (TAG) is an independent, activist and community-based research and policy think tank fighting for better treatment, prevention, a vaccine, and cures for HIV, tuberculosis, and hepatitis C virus. TAG works to ensure that all people with HIV, TB, or HCV receive lifesaving treatment, care, and information. We are science-based treatment activists working to expand and accelerate vital research and effective community engagement with research and policy institutions. TAG catalyzes open collective action by all affected communities, scientists, and policy makers to end HIV, TB, and HCV.
The following are two potential opportunities available at TAG;
- TB Project Consultant
Treatment Action Group (TAG) seeks a consultant to work with its Tuberculosis (TB) team on two grant-specific projects. One project is focused on the uptake of TB preventive therapy and the other on the uptake of technologies and models of care for children affected by TB and their families.Under the direction and guidance of the co-directors of TAG’s TB/HIV project, the TB consultant will be responsible for the selection, management, and coordination of grassroots, civil society, and community-based organization partners to advocate for and further the objectives of both projects. The work will begin as soon as possible and last until December 2019 with opportunity for extension (grant funding is available for three years). The consultant will be paid at an hourly rate plus reimbursement for pre-approved expenses, and we estimate the work will entail approximately 40 hours per week.
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Government Relations & Policy Officer
Under the supervision of the U.S. & Global Health Policy Director, the Government Relations & Policy Officer will be responsible for managing government relations and advancing the domestic and global health priorities of Treatment Action Group (TAG). This position will be based in Washington, D.C.
The Government Relations & Policy Officer will work to strengthen TAG’s advocacy and public policy priorities by focusing on legislation, federal appropriations process, administrative policy, and regulatory changes that support TAG’s HIV, TB, HCV and cross-cutting advocacy work with U.S. Government, bilateral, and multilateral institutions. This position will forge and deepen partnerships with high-level officials in government agencies, elected officials, and their staff, providing leadership and education around TAG policy priorities. The Government Relations & Policy Officer will also participate in partnerships to advance relevant legislation and policies.
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Treatment Action Group does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, personal appearance, family responsibility, political affiliation or any other status protected by applicable law. Women, transgender people, veterans and people of color are encouraged to apply.