Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) May 14, 2014
DBC Pri-Med, LLC, the leading provider of professional medical education to a community of more than 260,000 clinicians, today announced the appointment of Melinda Lindquist as Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Accreditation for pmiCME. pmiCME is the accreditation division of DBC Pri-Med, LLC. In her new role, Ms. Lindquist will help lead Pri-Med’s collaborations with medical schools and associations nationwide to build CME curriculums that are tailored specifically to improve patient outcomes.
Ms. Lindquist has worked in medical education, communications and business strategy for over 30 years. She comes to Pri-Med directly from the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, where she served as a consultant in education strategy. Her prior experience includes fifteen years as President of InforMEDical Communications, an accredited provider of live and enduring innovative medical education for specialty physicians in oncology and urology, and twelve years in the biopharmaceutical industry. Ms. Lindquist is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management and Smith College.
“We are thrilled to welcome Melinda to our team as we continue to build out the next phase of Pri-Med,” said Marc Mosier, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Pri-Med. “She brings a wealth of experience in CME, as well as an invaluable set of clinical and business skills to the table, which are important to meet the complicated requirements of developing high quality medical education programs, designed to meet the needs of today’s practicing clinician.”
As Director of CME and Accreditation, Ms. Lindquist will oversee curriculum development for Pri-Med and outcomes assessment programs. Ms. Lindquist will also oversee pmiCME compliance and accreditation by ACCME, AANP and ACPE.
“I am excited to join DBC Pri-Med, an organization with a strong reputation for providing high quality, accessible CME designed to close gaps in care.” said Melinda Lindquist. “I look forward to working closely with medical schools and associations nationwide to help develop content for our EHR users and the more than 260,000 clinicians who rely on Pri-Med for CME, and shape the future of learning.”
Pri‐Med is an operating division of Diversified Communications. Based in Boston, Mass., the organization has been a trusted source for professional medical education to over 260,000 clinicians since 1995. Through live meetings in over 30 U.S. cities and online at http://www.pri-med.com, clinicians rely on Pri‐Med for opportunities to engage with local peers, meet internationally renowned faculty, and participate in world‐class educational activities. In 2012, Pri-Med purchased Amazing Charts, a leading provider of electronic health records (EHR) to independent medical practices. Amazing Charts operates as an independent operating subsidiary of Pri-Med. For more information, visit: http://www.amazingcharts.com
About Diversified Communications
Diversified Communications, based in Portland, Maine, provides information and market access through face-to-face events, magazine publishing, and eMedia on four continents. In addition to health care, Diversified serves a number of industries including: technology, retail, food and hospitality and business management solutions. Diversified operates divisions in Australia, Hong Kong, India, the UK and Canada.