Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status
The Senior Writer plays the leading role in the development of proposals seeking funds to develop continuing medical education (CME) programs, which are published on the leading healthcare professional education site, Medscape.org. In addition, the Senior Writer provides writing support to scientific directors responsible for the publication of online CME programs. The Senior Writer must have demonstrated leadership abilities, including training and mentoring individuals and/or teams.
Working within Cardiovascular and Metabolic therapeutic areas, responsible for activities required to write and prepare proposals for submission within agreed focus, budget and time scale to the highest quality and with minimal supervision. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to:
· Ensure proposals are clinically-appropriate, instructionally-sound and adhere to ACCME regulations;
Responsible for the activities required to write/edit educational content consistent with industry regulations and requirements for CME that will be published on the Medscape.org site. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to:
· Maintain up-to-date knowledge of important clinical issues, relevant literature, clinical practice guidelines, approved therapeutic drugs and regimens, therapeutic pipelines, and key opinion leaders in Cardiovascular and Metabolic medicine;
· Background in the cardiovascular and metabolic fields to be conversant with key/emerging issues related to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment;