Share this job:
Date:  Sep 13, 2023

Contract Specialty Topic Editor- Breast Surgical Oncology


Ipswich, MA, US, 01938

Onsite or Remote:  Remote
Company Name:  DynaMed

EBSCO Information Services (EIS) provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases - all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 2,700 people worldwide, most now working hybrid or remotely. We are the leader in our field due to our cutting-edge technology, forward-thinking philosophy, and outstanding team. EIS is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow. Our mission is to transform lives by providing relevant and reliable information when, where, and how people need it. We are looking for bright and creative individuals whose unique differences will allow us to achieve this inclusive mission around the world.


Specialty Topic Editor Breast Surgical Oncology


Your Opportunity


As a Topic Editor for DynaMed, you will oversee assigned content within your specialty, providing guidance on the improvement of existing content and the development of new content. You will accomplish this by reviewing content created by an in-house editorial team, assessing clinical relevance, accuracy, quality, and currency.


This is a part-time contract position. Editorial work can be performed remotely and requires less than 10% time commitment, with flexibility to allow for competing priorities.


What You’ll Do


  • Evaluate existing content for accuracy, currency, and clinical relevance.
  • Provide clinical guidance on new content development, including the scope and organization of topics.
  • Contribute to the development of diagnostic and management algorithms (where applicable).
  • Outline the clinical landscape of assigned topics, including key branch points in clinical decision making, new developments in diagnosis and management, and any related controversies in the field.
  • Contribute to incorporation of media (images, videos) into content.


Your Team


DynaMed is a leading online evidence-based point-of-care medical reference. It is a rapidly growing, comprehensive clinical decision resource that provides the most current and useful synthesized evidence, with an emphasis on providing the quickest time to answer. You will work closely with a highly skilled and knowledgeable team of writers, editors, and clinicians in your specialty area to create and further improve high-quality clinical content.


About You


  • MD, DO or equivalent
  • Specialty board certification in Surgical Oncology, with fellowship training in Breast Surgical Oncology
  • > 3 years of direct patient care experience managing patients with surgical breast conditions
  • Ongoing participation in clinical activity
  • Experience with MS Office including Word with use of Review functionality (track changes) and Excel


What sets you apart


  • Strong expertise in your specialty area, as demonstrated by clinical leadership roles, teaching, research, or a publication track record
  • Passion for evidence-based medicine
  • Well-developed critical thinking and collaboration skills



We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. We strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, sex, pregnancy status, age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

We comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act, and all applicable state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Boston