His impressive credentials in continuing medical education administration and program development make Marc DesLauriers an ideal fit for this key position.
Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) April 23, 2012
Oakstone Publishing, LLC, a leading provider of multi-media educational activities for physicians and dentists as well as corporate wellness resources, has appointed Marc DesLauriers as its new Executive Director of Global Learning and Education.
Oakstone President and Chief Executive Officer Diane Munson said, “We are enthused that Marc has joined the Oakstone team. His impressive credentials in continuing medical education administration and program development make Marc an ideal fit for this key position.”
DesLauriers will create custom educational activities and collaborate with Oakstone’s distinguished partners to expand product-based services through advanced technology and delivery systems. This will allow Oakstone customers to receive distinctive options to enhance their learning experiences. In addition, DesLauriers will assume the responsibilities of maintaining Oakstone’s accreditation as awarded by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) as well as actively seeking new accreditation partnerships.
“The current challenges in the healthcare field and especially in continuing medical education are significant. As a nationally recognized medical education provider, Oakstone’s commitment to broaden the reach of their established programs into a variety of domestic and global markets while partnering with leading healthcare providers makes Oakstone an attractive professional environment,” DesLauriers observed.
Furthermore, DesLauriers noted that “the opportunity to be involved in medical education programming that directly impacts physician clinical choices and ultimately patient care provides a stimulating setting with unlimited growth potential. I’m excited to join Oakstone and become a part of that.”
DesLauriers has an extensive background in grant development and all aspects of medical education programming including curriculum planning, educational design, multiple format delivery, accreditation and assessment techniques at a variety of institutions including Menninger Clinic, Massachusetts Hospital Association, WebMD Medscape, and the American Academy of Neurology.
DesLauriers earned his PhD, Masters and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Kansas.
About Oakstone Publishing, LLC
Oakstone Publishing excels at providing non-biased continuing education and certification materials for physicians and dentists as well as effective and award-winning wellness resources for organizations interested in encouraging healthy lifestyle choices among their employees. Oakstone has recently been awarded Accreditation with Commendation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) which places them in the top 8% of medical education content providers in the country. For additional information visit the company website at oakstonepublishing.com.
Oakstone Publishing, LLC is a portfolio company of BV Investment Partners, a leading private equity investor in the information and business services, communications and media sectors.