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Continuing Professional Development, Assistant Director – Doha, Qatar

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Continuing Professional Development, Assistant Director – Doha, Qatar. We are hiring for the role of Assistant Director, Continuing Professional Development.
Established in 2001 as a partnership between Cornell University and Qatar Foundation, WCM-Q is part of Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. WCM-Q, the first
medical school in Qatar and a pioneer of coeducation at a university level, for 19 years of operation,
we have been providing the most exceptional education for medical students, conducting cutting-edge research, improving health care and provide the highest quality of care to the community.
We are hiring for the role of Assistant Director, Continuing Professional Development.

Continuing Professional Development, Assistant Director

The work and what it looks like…
You will act as an integral member of the Continuing Professional Development Team. Your primary responsibilities are to provide high-quality professional
development opportunities for Physicians and other healthcare professionals based on identified needs and the latest scientific and medical developments.
This will increase competence, enhance performance in practice and lead to improved healthcare for patients.
Reporting to the Director, of Medical Education and CPD, The Assistant Director, Continued Profesional Development, develops and directs the overall educational
program in alignment with the division’s mission and strategic plan. In addition, is responsible for the successful achievement of certification for physicians in the
region, in collaboration with local and international bodies.
Continuing Professional Development, Assistant Director
As the Assistant Director, you will be responsible for reviewing and evaluating the ongoing programs and activities ensuring compliance with the WCM-Q policies
and procedures, accreditation (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners (QCHP criteria
standards and policies.
You will oversee the development and maintenance of all necessary documentation, including policy and procedure manuals, meet accreditation, funding, and other
reporting requirements. You will also manage and lead needs assessments and gap analyses, applying principles of adult education to program design, and
developing educational outcomes measurement tools and processes.
Continuing Professional Development, Assistant Director
You will develop a plan to conduct an overall CME/CPD program analysis, which identifies, plans and implements the needed or desired changes in the overall
program, that are required to improve on the ability to meet the CPD Mission.
You will be required to publish results of educational research in peer-reviewed journals and present at national and international conferences.
Also, provide administrative oversight for non-academic staff and provide advice on the workflow for efficient and effective service. Whilst also taking into
consideration the application of HR and fiscal policies and procedures, to ensure sound business practice.
Continuing Professional Development, Assistant Director . Who you are and what “Excellence” looks like in this role…
An exceptional individual, with excellent interpersonal skills and, have at least a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience, with a minimum of 4 years in a
leadership position. You will hold a Medical degree (MBBS or MD) or PhD in health education.
You will need to demonstrate an advanced level of analytical, interpersonal, organizational, communications, negotiation, consenses-building and financial skills.
You will need to be a Creative thinker, Problem-solver, comfortable working in a high-dynamic environment, with a preference of fluency in both English and Arabic language.
Your application requires a CV, including the names and contact information for three references that agree to be contacted, as well as a covering letter.
We encourage applicants to describe in their application how they feel they can contribute broadly to the goals of WCM-Q. For additional requirements and
responsibilities, please refer to our website listed below.
You must be willing to relocate to Doha, Qatar for the duration of the appointment. Compensation will include a competitive salary with a supplement for Foreign
Service, housing, transportation and an annual home leave allowances.
Cornell University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer.
The screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until suitable candidates are identified.
Seniority Level
Mid-Senior level
Higher Education Medical Practice Education Management
Employment Type
Job Functions
Education Design Training

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