The Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine has proposed to recruit retired medical officers for the post of epidemiologists.

According to an administration release, the recruitment entails a monthly remuneration of Rs.35,000.

Retired medical officers with an MBBS along with a postgraduate degree or diploma in preventive and social medicine or public health or epidemiology such as MD, MPH, DPH, MAE recognised by the Medical Council of India are eligible .

Interviews for the post is scheduled to be held on April 23 at IDSP Conference Hall, 2nd floor, 359, Annasalai, Directorate of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Chennai-6.