Position: Medical Doctor
Project: MSF Balkan Mission/ Lesvos Projects
Starting Date: Immediately
Duration: 6 months (high possibility of extension)
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international independent medical and humanitarian action-driven organization that offers assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict, without discrimination and irrespective of race, religion, creed or political affiliation. The MSF movement is built around 5 operational centers (OC) supported by 23 sections and offices worldwide. The MSF-Mission in Greece provides humanitarian and medical assistance to the refugee and migrants populations fleeing conflict in their home countries and following a migration route via Greece and the Balkans towards Northern Europe.
Provide medical care to patients within the target population (adults; refugees/migrants being victims of torture, violence and/or sexual violence), according to adapted and updated medical knowledge, MSF protocols, values and universal hygiene standards to improve the patient’s health condition. A proportion of the work is managing the somatic part of mental health related conditions as part of a multi-disciplinary team including a psychiatrist, psychologists and social workers as well as not mental health related somatic conditions. The MD does generally not engage in psychiatric or psychotherapeutic interventions/ therapies. Supporting for vaccination and Mobile Clinic if needed.
Please send your CV and a cover letter in English at the following email address,
quoting reference code "Medical Doctor Lesvos" in the subject line of the
Closing Date: 26/04/2021
All applications will be treated in strictest confidentiality.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
At Médecins sans Frontières (MSF), we are committed to an inclusive culture that encourages and supports the diverse voices of our employees. Our diversity fuels our innovation and connects us closer to our beneficiaries and the communities in which we work. We welcome applications from individuals of all genders, ages, sexual orientations, nationalities, ethnicities, religions, beliefs, ability statusand all other diversity characteristics.