Providence Health & Services Scientific Writer/Editor in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Scientific Writer/Editor - Program Development Neuro Muscular Skeletal (1.0 FTE, Days) to Saint Vincent East Pavillion in Portland, OR
This position is currently funded for at least two years.
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We are seeking a Scientific Publication Writer/Editor - Program Development Neuro Muscular Skeletal that will be key member of the team that engages and often will lead in writing and editing manuscripts and conference presentations and ultimately enables the Institute to deliver analysis, publications and reports for top-tier publications and conferences. The writer/editor is tasked with increasing national reputation for PBSI working with physicians and researchers to identify publication possibilities, writing/editing manuscripts, and ensuring projects follow through to publication. This position will also provide guidance, data visualization and scientific writing expertise with the goal of achieving a high rate of publication acceptance.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Lead and engage in writing and editing scientific publications, including peer-reviewed manuscripts, scientific presentations, grants and patient-facing informational materials
Recommend strategies for achieving maximum success in publication and presentations
Implements the development, preparation, and distribution of the publications portfolio
Develop and cultivate relationships with external and system-wide collaborators related to publication opportunities
Identify and catalyze opportunities for academically minded activities within the institute, including journal clubs, trainings, and speakers
Be responsible for tracking and reporting publications for internal and external stakeholders
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Bachelor's Degree in Scientific/Medical Field with at least five (5) years experience in scientific writing/editing
Demonstrated written communication skills
Proficient in English written and verbal communication skills
Effective interpersonal skills
Able to simultaneously handle multiple priorities
Preferred qualifications for this position includes:
Master's Degree in Scientific/Medical Field with at least three (3) years experience in scientific writing/editing
Ph.D. in Scientific/Medical Field with at least one (1) year experience in scientific writing/editing
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
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