Project Management/Program Development, Research and Information
4 Year Degree
The Education and Research Grant Manager is responsible for development of grant proposals/applications in areas of practice, research and independent medical education. Assist with compliance measures and reporting responsibilities to grantor. Initiates new efforts in the areas of professional education, practice, and research to achieve AADE’s mission. Acts as staff liaison to assigned committees and workgroups of AADE.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Will develop high quality grant proposals/applications for programs, products, and approaches, to advance AADE’s educational, practice and research activities.
Identifies grant opportunities that align with AADE’s mission and vision.
Serves as the project manager for all funder programs, insuring projects are executed as funded and that periodic progress and reconciliation reports are prepared and submitted on time.
Interfaces with staff in all areas of AADE to prepare research plans and budgets as part of the grant development process.
Provides input to the Professional Practice Committee and the Marketing department in developing and analyzing the National Practice Survey and other member needs assessments.
Provides input to the VPSP in the development of the Association’s research agenda and provides input to the Research Committee as appropriate.
Engages in and provides support for multi-disciplinary research-related summits and in-depth studies.
Supports the Association’s efforts to build an evidence-based foundation for diabetes self-management education and support and AADE diabetes prevention program through the solicitation of grant funding.
Minimum 5 years professional work experience in program/project management, independent medical education, research development and analysis.
Demonstrated experience in grant writing with proven success as measured by awarded grants; preferably in an educational, association, or a not-for-profit environment.
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field of study required.
Advanced education and/or experience in a health care related field a plus.
Experience with Federal and State funding is a plus.
Previous Association and/or medical education experience preferred.
The American Association of Diabetes Educators is a multi-disciplinary professional membership organization dedicated to improving diabetes care through education.
With more than 14,000 members including nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, among others, AADE has a vast network of practitioners involved in the daily treatment of diabetes patients. Collectively, our alliances, member practitioner n...etworks, and academic partners uniquely position AADE at the locus of change for the future treatment of diabetes. The AADE national headquarters is in Chicago, IL (convenient Loop location).