Operate a vehicle on the job, have a valid driverâ™s license
Be available during evening or weekend hours for program events and meetings per need
Develop a vision for the structure, growth and management of the Celiac Disease Center that is fully consistent with the organizations strategic plan
Serve on the Celiac Disease Program Executive Committee to drive the mission and vision of the program forward
Serve as an advocate and liaison between University of Chicago Celiac Disease Program and the community representing the programâ™s perspectives and needs, and convey the policies and decisions of the program.
Recommend and implement strategies to enhance the programâ™s impact and reachÂ
Manage project teams domestically and internationally, to ensure effective and timely execution of programs and initiatives.
Develop and manage the budget for the Celiac Program to include planning for staff salaries, meeting fundraising goals and allocating funds as necessary to achieve mission of Program.
Participate in monthly budget planning meets to ensure budget is kept in order
Develop tools for systematically assessing how education materials are used by patients and families and whether or not the positively contribute to successful management of a gluten-free diet
Establish relationship with International Celiac Disease Symposium Organizing Committee and steer participation in event for CNMC Celiac Program
Create Novel approaches to educational programming to foster awareness of celiac disease and gluten-related disorders and direct execution of these initiatives (i.e. podcasts, online education protocols, video education training, virtual and simulated learning experiences, etc.)
Facilitate and assist with the creation of educational manuals for providers, patients and families at The University of Chicago Medicine and appropriate offsite clinic locations
Coordinate and facilitate educational sessions (developing program objectives, creating session topics, finding speakers, etc.) for the Celiac Community
Create educational materials and brochures for the Celiac Program
Oversee development of CME programs
Ensure educational resources are distributed to patients, families, and larger celiac and gluten-free community through Celiac Disease Clinic, general marketing and social outreach
Develop a project plan and coordinate implementation of a telemedicine program for the Celiac Disease Program
Serve on the Celiac Disease Program Research Committee to develop project plans and discuss best methods for moving forward with celiac research
Develop relationships with relevant foundations, corporations, and private donors to fund Celiac Disease Program initiatives
Foster and manage relationships with celiac/gluten-free celebrities who may serve as spokespeople for the Celiac Disease Program.
Establish partnership with Development Center
Other responsibilities as agreed to between the Celiac Program Physician leadership
Develops and administers program budgets and recommends or makes budgetary recommendations.
Serves as a key resource for program information. Resolves problems or questions referred by program staff, University administrators, or other contingencies.
Performs other work as related
A Nutrition and/or culinary education
Membership of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN)
Membership of the Society for the Study of Celiac Disease
Extensive knowledge about celiac disease and the gluten-free diet
Experience working in a multi-disciplinary setting navigating various departments of a hospital and bridging connection between the medical practitioners and the communities they serve
Prior clinical background from work
Current affiliation with a multi-institutional working group and a proven track record of developing and implementing national and/or international initiatives.
Understanding of the major advocacy organizations and societies, hospitals centers and industry sponsors of the celiac disease and gluten-free diet community
Travel when necessary
Cover Letter (required)
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