AMERICAN GASTROENTEROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION POSITION DESCRIPTION
TITLE: EDUCATION PROGRAMS MANAGER
REPORTS TO: SENIOR Director of education
SUMMARY: Responsible for planning and implementing various educational activities; including live annual meetings and online educational activities.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manages and coordinates all aspects of educational activities certified for CME credit, including live annual meetings and online educational activities.
Works closely with physician course directors and AGA Institute staff regarding content development, marketing, faculty correspondence, educational grants, syllabus and/or web-based production, evaluation, enduring products and any other course logistics.
Manages external partners related to educational programs.
Advises and writes procedures for staff and faculty regarding planning steps, timelines and expectations.
Collaborates with other AGA staff to ensure appropriate compliance and documentation occur within the confines of ACCME requirements, and to constructively interface with web-based platforms and initiatives.
Executes additional projects commensurate with position and qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in education or health-related field.
2-5 years of experience in healthcare, education, or non-profit industries preferred.
Experience in CME preferred.
Some travel required, 4-5 times/year.
The American Gastroenterological Association seeks candidates whose behaviors are in line with AGA’s Core Values: Innovative, Engaged, Collaborative, and Open.
About American Gastroenterological Association
The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) is a society of physicians, surgeons, scientists and other individuals within the healthcare community who have a demonstrated and continued interest in the functions and disorders of the digestive system. Founded in 1897, the AGA is the oldest non-profit specialty medical society in the country. With more than 13,000 domestic and international members, the AGA is the largest GI society in the United States and among the largest GI societies in the world. AGA membership encompasses a rich and diverse constituency representing every facet of gastroenterology practice, research and education.