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Associate Medical Editor - Special Populations (remote)
American Cancer Society
Type: Full Time
Advocacy / Non-Profit
The final candidate's relevant experience/skills will be considered before an offer is extended. Actual starting pay will vary based on non-discriminatory factors including, but not limited to, geographic location, experience, skills, specialty, and education.
The American Cancer Society has adopted a vaccination policy that requires all staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (except where prohibited by state law).
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 2101
Develops and edits medical and scientific information as part of a comprehensive public-facing cancer information delivery system. Addresses health equity and health literacy by leading the development and/or adaptation of print- and web-based cancer information to address information gaps based on the unique needs of special populations, and other projects that aim to enhance and improve existing cancer information. Serves as a highly knowledgeable advanced clinician and oncology patient care resource to the organization.
Advanced practice nurse with oncology certification is required for this position. Doctorate in nursing and advanced oncology certification are highly preferred. Experience needed in providing and managing cancer-related care and treatment for a variety of patient populations. Must have knowledge of health literacy best practices and experience curating and updating evidence-based cancer content in plain language for public-facing audiences.
The American Cancer Society is the leading cancer-fighting organization with a vision of ending cancer as we know it, for everyone. We are the only organization working to improve the lives of people with cancer and their families through advocacy, research, and patient support, to ensure everyone has an opportunity to prevent, detect, treat, and survive cancer. Every cancer, every life.
We are the leading voice for the news and magazine media industries. Our advocacy, research and events bring together todayâ€™s brightest minds to create the strategies and business models to help quality journalism thrive. Formerly the Newspaper Association of America.