Red Bank, NJ –May 23, 2017–Educational Resource Systems (ERS) has once again been nameda Finalist in Innovation in LTEN Excellence Awards, honoring best-in-class learning and development initiatives within the life sciences, for the third year in a row. LTEN will name the 2017 award winners at the 46th LTEN Annual Conference (www.LTENconference.com), the largest gathering of life science trainers and educators in the United States taking place in Nashville, Tennessee at the Wednesday,
June 7 general session.
ERS, a leader in the life sciences marketplace since 1994, was recognized as a finalist for their innovative approach in creating the Dermatological Augmented Reality workshop. The Derm AR workshop is an immersive augmented reality-based application that enhances the new-hire training experience, improving learner retention and interest, engaging the new-hire representatives and increasing their overall knowledge of key concepts pertaining to psoriasis. Post-workshop experience, the content screens and activities in the app serve as a durable resource for representatives to refer to as a refresher of the core medical and educational concepts and key takeaways.
The LTEN Excellence Awards is the premier awards program in the United States recognizing innovation and leadership within the life sciences training and development community. Through the LTEN Excellence Awards competition, practitioners and suppliers enter learning initiatives and training content in various categories for recognition of excellence. Award categories include Innovation, Learning Content, Emerging Leader, Partnership, and All-Star Teams. Finalists are selected by a diverse group
of experienced judges and, from that group of finalists, one winner from each category is awarded.
“I am very excited and proud of our team for having been recognized by LTEN as a provider of cutting-edge, innovative training solutions,” said Gregg Terry, President, Educational Resource Systems.
“I am equally grateful for our clients who are willing to partner with ERS to make a change in the design, development, and implementation of enhanced learning experiences for their sales representatives and MSL teams.”
The LTEN Excellence Awards was designed and developed in partnership with the LTEN Advisory Council. The judging panel was comprised of experienced professionals working in the life sciences education and training field.
Educational Resource Systems is a pharmaceutical sales training and medical communications company helping clients realize big-picture goals, while optimizing sales training opportunities and maximizing marketing reach through effective promotional programs. ERS specializes in ensuring product sales training, communications, and promotional marketing materials all have a consistent message—from initial development through launch and for the duration of the product life cycle.
The Life Sciences Trainers & Educators Network (www.L-TEN.org) is the only 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the professional goals of trainers and educators in the life sciences by providing the clarity, community and career resources needed to excel in leadership and learning. Founded in 1971, LTEN has grown to over 1,700 individual members who work in pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostic companies.