International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
Location: Denver, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: $70000-75000 dep on experience
Education and Training
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: 2022-03
The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) is the premier international membership association for physicians, researchers, and medical professionals, who are dedicated to conquering lung and thoracic cancers globally. We are seeking an Education Manager to develop and administer educational programs that advance the treatment of lung cancer worldwide.
Day to day, the Education Manager will develop, implement, monitor, and document continuing medical education (CME) activities in compliance with requirements of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) notably with The Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. Responsibilities will include planning and executing various medical education programs (CME and non-CME), working collaboratively with internal departments and member committees, and effectively delivering educational programming through multiple channels.
This full-time, nonsupervisory position reports to the Associate Director, Education and is based at our downtown Denver office on a hybrid work schedule.
In this role, you will:
Responsible for the planning and support of education programs based on adult learning principles (including CME and non-CME activities).
Assist the department in the development, implementation, and facilitation of educational initiatives, including, live, virtual, and enduring activities.
Develop, track, and maintain CME activity documentation, evaluation data, and credit verification to ensure full compliance with ACCME Criteria and Policies.
Collect, identify, mitigate, and disclose relevant financial relationships by implementing and documenting the disclosure management process.
Maintain timely, accurate records within ACCME PARS system and assist with preparation of annual accreditation reports
Manage and provide administrative support for webinars and other professional education activities, including faculty invitations, collection of financial disclosures, resolution, and mitigation of conflicts of interest, presentation review, and honoraria and expense reimbursements.
Recommend goals, educational content, delivery channels and objectives for scientific education programs based on documented needs assessments, including subject matter expert (SME) recommendations, gap analysis, industry trends, and IASLC staff and member input.
Work with SMEs on content selection and timelines and design program deliverables that are based on adult learning theory, agile, and can be modified at each major milestone, if required, in order to meet CME requirements, delivery timelines, or other commitments.
Assist in the development and implementation of a methodologically sound strategy for collecting, analyzing, and reporting data for quality improvement and evaluation for all educational activities. Utilize data and member and participant feedback to recommend solutions that will improve learner experience.
Serve as the staff liaison for the Education and CME Committees, actively supporting the work and programs of the committees and subcommittees (Academy, Webinars)
Provide administrative support and assist in development of processes and procedures for writing, administering, and reconciling medical education grants in compliance with ACCME requirements.
What makes the IASLC the place for you?
A meaningful mission. Your work will support global efforts to find effective treatments for lung cancer, one of the most prevalent and deadly forms of cancer worldwide.
Opportunity to work with leading physicians and researchers. You will meet and promote the activities of the world’s brightest minds in the field of thoracic oncology and exciting new scientific advancements.
A positive work culture. Our people make the IASLC a special place to work. We are committed to living out our company values at all levels on a daily basis.
Belong to a collaborative team. Our small team creates a lot of magic through our collaborative approach to work. Your work will provide many opportunities to work cross-functionally across the organization.
Great employee benefits. Full-time employees are eligible for a comprehensive package of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance benefits. We also offer a generous 401(k) match, paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, and other perks. In addition, some positions will have opportunities to travel domestically and internationally.
Hybrid work schedule. Employees are based in our Denver office and are allowed to work remotely 2-3 days per week.
Compensation: $70,000-75,000 annually, depending on related experience and education.
We believe the best solutions come from diverse teams. We strive to have an environment where everyone has an opportunity to be successful regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, disability status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity, or other lawfully protected status.
A successful candidate will have the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Public Health, Health Education or Technology, Nursing, or a related field
Minimum of 3 years of work experience in CME programming and administration for an ACCME- accredited provider
Knowledge of the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education and AMA Physician Recognition Award (PRA) requirements
5 years of experience working in a team environment with internal and external constituencies
Proficiency in standard computer programs (Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe, virtual meeting platforms) with demonstrated aptitude for quickly and efficiently learning and embracing new software
Demonstrated proficiency in prioritizing, organization, time management, and project management with strong attention to detail
Ability to travel domestically and internationally, as needed
Strong technical skills with proven aptitude for learning, configuring, and integrating new technologies into workflow
Multilingual fluency/literacy would be a plus
TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted through IASLC Careers page at iaslc.org. Cover letter and resume are required for consideration.
About International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) is the only global organization dedicated to the study of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. Founded in 1974, the association's membership includes more than 7,500 lung cancer specialists across all disciplines in over 100 countries, forming a global network working together to conquer lung and thoracic cancers worldwide. The association also publishes the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, the primary educational and informational publication for topics relevant to the prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment of all thoracic malignancies, and also JTO Clinical and Research Reports. Visit www.iaslc.org for more information.
The IASLC mission is to:
• Embrace the study of the etiology, epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and all other aspects of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies
• Provide education and information about lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies to IASLC members, to the medical community at large, and to the public
• Use all available means to eliminate lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies as a health threat for the individual patient and throughout the world