Senior Medical Writer - Family & Community Medicine - Research Programs

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7063935 (Ref.No. 2523-en_US)
Posted: February 19, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Purpose
Works both independently and as a member of the Chair's team to translate systematic reviews, and other medical evidence into information products, grants and  continuing medical education modules for the Effective Health Care Program.
Job Duties
  • Prepares scientific presentations based on systematic reviews and reports.
  • Reviews, synthesizes, and translates medical literature to aid and prepare publications.
  • Gathers, interprets, and synthesizes data and presents results in a clear manner.
  • Translates findings from systematic reviews into Key Concept and Key Message documents. Drafts and edits manuscripts for clinicians, and faculty team.
  • Ensures manuscripts, grants, and award documents meet specific guidelines.
  • Writes project reports, edits and formats scholarly products and documents as  per required templates.
  • Collaborates with chair, team, and faculty on the creation and editions of CME products based on systematic reviews and reports.
  • Tracks and follows up on status of ongoing projects.
  • Prepares research and grant proposals, and grant reports according to the specifications of sponsor agencies.
Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in biological sciences, medical writing, or a related field.
Five years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred: PhD Degree in related field

FLSA Status






Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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