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16 de Abril     Open Access  
A Life in the Day     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Acta Informatica Medica     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Acta Scientiarum. Health Sciences     Open Access  
Adultspan Journal     Hybrid Journal  
Advances in Child Development and Behavior     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Advances in Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 20)
African Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
African Journal of Health Professions Education     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Afrimedic Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
AJOB Primary Research     Partially Free   (Followers: 2)
American Journal of Family Therapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
American Journal of Health Economics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13)
American Journal of Health Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 25)
American Journal of Health Promotion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
American Journal of Health Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
American Journal of Preventive Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
American Journal of Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 179)
American Journal of Public Health Research     Open Access   (Followers: 27)
American Medical Writers Association Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Analytic Methods in Accident Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Annali dell'Istituto Superiore di Sanità     Open Access  
Annals of Global Health     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Annals of Health Law     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Applied Biosafety     Hybrid Journal  
Applied Research In Health And Social Sciences : Interface And Interaction     Open Access  
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Asia Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Atención Primaria     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Australasian Journal of Paramedicine     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Australian Advanced Aesthetics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Australian Family Physician     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin     Free   (Followers: 6)
Autism & Developmental Language Impairments     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Behavioral Healthcare     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Best Practices in Mental Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Bijzijn     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Bijzijn XL     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Biomedical Safety & Standards     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
BLDE University Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access  
BMC Oral Health     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth     Open Access   (Followers: 18)
BMJ Simulation & Technology Enhanced Learning     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
Brazilian Journal of Medicine and Human Health     Open Access  
Buletin Penelitian Kesehatan     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Buletin Penelitian Sistem Kesehatan     Open Access  
Bulletin of the World Health Organization     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Cadernos de Educação, Saúde e Fisioterapia     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cadernos Saúde Coletiva     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Canadian Family Physician     Partially Free   (Followers: 11)
Canadian Journal of Community Mental Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Canadian Journal of Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 18)
Case Reports in Women's Health     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Case Studies in Fire Safety     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
Central Asian Journal of Global Health     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Central European Journal of Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
CES Medicina     Open Access  
Child Abuse Research in South Africa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Child's Nervous System     Hybrid Journal  
Childhood Obesity and Nutrition     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Children     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
CHRISMED Journal of Health and Research     Open Access  
Christian Journal for Global Health     Open Access  
Ciência & Saúde Coletiva     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Ciencia y Cuidado     Open Access  
Ciencia, Tecnología y Salud     Open Access  
ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
CME     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
CoDAS     Open Access  
Community Health     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Conflict and Health     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Curare     Open Access  
Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Day Surgery Australia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Digital Health     Open Access  
Dramatherapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Drogues, santé et société     Full-text available via subscription  
Duazary     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Early Childhood Research Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
East African Journal of Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
EcoHealth     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Education for Health     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
electronic Journal of Health Informatics     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
ElectronicHealthcare     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Elsevier Ergonomics Book Series     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Emergency Services SA     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Ensaios e Ciência: Ciências Biológicas, Agrárias e da Saúde     Open Access  
Environmental Disease     Open Access  
Environmental Sciences Europe     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Epidemics     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 18)
Ethics, Medicine and Public Health     Full-text available via subscription  
Ethiopian Journal of Health Development     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Ethnicity & Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
European Journal of Investigation in Health, Psychology and Education     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
European Medical, Health and Pharmaceutical Journal     Open Access  
Evaluation & the Health Professions     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Evidence-based Medicine & Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Evidência - Ciência e Biotecnologia - Interdisciplinar     Open Access  
Face à face     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Families, Systems, & Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Family & Community Health     Partially Free   (Followers: 12)
Family Medicine and Community Health     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Family Relations     Partially Free   (Followers: 11)
Fatigue : Biomedicine, Health & Behavior     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Food and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Frontiers in Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Gaceta Sanitaria     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Galen Medical Journal     Open Access  
Geospatial Health     Open Access  
Gesundheitsökonomie & Qualitätsmanagement     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Giornale Italiano di Health Technology Assessment     Full-text available via subscription  
Global Health : Science and Practice     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Global Health Promotion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Global Journal of Health Science     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Global Journal of Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Global Medical & Health Communication     Open Access  
Globalization and Health     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Hacia la Promoción de la Salud     Open Access  
Hastings Center Report     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
HEADline     Hybrid Journal  
Health & Place     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Health & Justice     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Health : An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Health and Human Rights     Free   (Followers: 8)
Health and Social Care Chaplaincy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Health and Social Work     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 45)
Health Behavior and Policy Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Health Care Analysis     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Health Inform     Full-text available via subscription  
Health Information Management Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Health Issues     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Health Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 32)
Health Policy and Technology     Hybrid Journal  
Health Professional Student Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Health Promotion International     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Health Promotion Journal of Australia : Official Journal of Australian Association of Health Promotion Professionals     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Health Promotion Practice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Health Prospect     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Health Psychology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 47)
Health Psychology Research     Open Access   (Followers: 18)
Health Psychology Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 39)
Health Renaissance     Open Access  
Health Research Policy and Systems     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Health SA Gesondheid     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Health Science Reports     Open Access  
Health Sciences and Disease     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Health Services Insights     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Health Systems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Health Voices     Full-text available via subscription  
Health, Culture and Society     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Health, Risk & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Healthcare     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Healthcare in Low-resource Settings     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Healthcare Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
HERD : Health Environments Research & Design Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Highland Medical Research Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Hispanic Health Care International     Full-text available via subscription  
HIV & AIDS Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Home Health Care Services Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Hong Kong Journal of Social Work, The     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Hospitals & Health Networks     Free   (Followers: 2)
IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
IMTU Medical Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Indian Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Inmanencia. Revista del Hospital Interzonal General de Agudos (HIGA) Eva Perón     Open Access  
Innovative Journal of Medical and Health Sciences     Open Access  
Institute for Security Studies Papers     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
interactive Journal of Medical Research     Open Access  
International Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
International Journal for Equity in Health     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
International Journal for Quality in Health Care     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 32)
International Journal of Applied Behavioral Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
International Journal of Behavioural and Healthcare Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
International Journal of Circumpolar Health     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 19)
International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
International Journal of Food Safety, Nutrition and Public Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
International Journal of Health & Allied Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
International Journal of Health Geographics     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
International Journal of Health Policy and Management     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Health Professions     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Health Promotion and Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
International Journal of Health Sciences Education     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Health Services     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
International Journal of Health Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
International Journal of Health System and Disaster Management     Open Access   (Followers: 2)

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  • What to Leave out, What to Keep In: Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria for
           Medical Writing
    • Abstract: Speaker: Roxanne Khamsi / Chief News Editor, Nature Medicine, New York, NY Using medical jargon makes you look smart, right' Not so, said Roxanne Khamsi, long-time health reporter and chief news editor at the international biomedical journal Nature Medicine. In fact, she said, the more jargon you ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • QC Review of Safety Narratives: More Than Just Checking the Data
    • Abstract: Speaker: Kent Steinriede, MS Senior Medical Writer, inVentiv Health Clinical, Bala Cynwyd, PA "Find out what the story is," Kent Steinriede stressed throughout his session about the quality control (QC) review of safety narratives. Steinriede highlighted the elements of the safety narrative, source ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • What Surgeons Taught Me about Medical Writing
    • Abstract: The television show Grey's Anatomy follows the careers of several surgeons from their days as interns to their days as attending physicians. I didn't watch this show during its first 12 seasons on ABC TV, but over the past several months I have been binge-watching it on Netflix. I can't vouch for ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Medical Writing in Real Time: The Evolution of an Outbreak
    • Abstract: Speakers: Heather Marshall, PhD Senior Medical Writer, DynaMed Plus, Ipswich, MA Pei Chun Yeh, PhD Senior Medical Writer, DynaMed Plus, Ipswich, MA Solid data form the foundation for all medical writing. Without reliable data, writers face a difficult challenge writing anything of use for their ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Connect and Be Heard: Make a Difference in Health Care with Social Media
    • Abstract: Speaker: Kevin Pho, MD / St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua, New Hampshire KevinMD.com may now be one of the most popular health education websites, with hundreds of thousands of visitors each month, but it wasn't so long ago that social media tools to educate patients and share connections with them did ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Meet AMWA's 2016-2017 Executive Committee
    • Abstract: President: Lori L. Alexander, MTPW, ELS, MWC, has served on the EC for the past 4 years, including 2 terms as the annual conference administrator. As secretary, Lori led the work on 2 important AMWA initiatives: the 2015 Salary Survey and the Strategic Planning Initiative. In the 10 years preceding ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Weeding out the Myths: How Colorado Public Health Officials and Providers
           Are Managing Recreational Marijuana
    • Abstract: Speakers: Elise Eller, PhD Freelance Medical Writer, Eller Medical Writing, LLC, Lafayette, CO Mike Van Dyke, PhD, CIH Chief of the Environmental Epidemiology, Occupational Health, and Toxicology Branch, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), Denver, CO Laura Borgelt, PharmD, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • State of the Association Address
    • Abstract: In her final address this time last year, outgoing president Karen Klein talked about AMWA's many accomplishments during 2014 to 2015--the introduction of our online education program, the very first MWC (Medical Writer Certified) exam, and the new salary survey, among other things--and she ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Q. What Are Some Strategies That Freelances Can Use to Break out of the
           Feast-or-Famine Cycle of Work'
    • Abstract: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] A Never stop marketing and always do great work for clients. Networking with colleagues, which is one marketing tool, and doing great work are the keys to ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Targeting Lay Audiences
    • Abstract: Speaker: Lori L. Alexander, MTPW, ELS, MWC President, Editorial Rx Inc, North Fort Myers, FL You might not think that classical rhetoric can play a significant role in developing health communications, but its principles can help writers build messages for any audience, said Lori Alexander. These ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Six Steps to Writing Health Content That Moves People
    • Abstract: Speakers: Debbie Dakins Content Manager, Healthwise, Boise,ID Colleen Cronin Medical Writer, Healthwise, Boise, ID You've heard the phrase "Put words into action"' Well that, my friends, is what I'm going to attempt to do here. In this recap of the 2016 AMWA conference presentation "Six Steps to ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Q. in Your Experience as a Freelance/consultant, What Challenges and
           Opportunities Have You Found Vis a Vis Working with Your Clients' Teamwork
           Model' Is It Easier or More Difficult Working as a Freelance Compared
           with a Full-Time In-House Employee'
    • Abstract: A I consistently work 30 to 35 hours per week for an advertising agency with pharmaceutical clients. I collaborate with several teams, mainly working directly with each team's project manager or copywriter. I find it easier to work as a freelance because the hours are more flexible, there is no ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda!
    • Abstract: Have you ever lain awake in the wee hours of the morning thinking about what you should have done, would have done, or could have done' If so, then you understand the power of modal auxiliary verbs. In English, we use the verbs to be and to have as auxiliary (helper) verbs to express the timing of ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • $200 (or More) an Hour' Yes, You Can Do It
    • Abstract: Speakers: Debra Gordon, MS President, GordonSquared, Highland Park, IL Michelle Dalton, ELS Principal, Dalton & Associates, Reading, PA Scott Kober, MBA President, MedCaseWriter Inc, Philadelphia, PA Accomplished medical writers Debra Gordon, Michelle Dalton, and Scott Kober presented on ways to ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Writing and Editing in the International Medical Research Arena
    • Abstract: Speaker: William R. Brown, MD Professor of Medicine Emeritus, University of Colorado School of Medicine, and Director, International Medical Editing Service, LLC, Denver, CO Editing the work of authors from non-English-speaking countries has its challenges, but it can also be rewarding, says Dr ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • The Medical Writer's Role in Helping Patients Make Health Care Decisions
    • Abstract: Speaker: Kathi Whitman, MA Senior Medical Writer/Project Manager, Intermountain Healthcare, Sandy, UT Imagine your loved one has been newly diagnosed with a chronic disease such as end-stage renal disease, breast cancer, or obstructive sleep apnea. Owing to the stressful diagnosis, your loved one ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • The View from the Editor's Desk
    • Abstract: This is it--my last issue as editor of the AMWA Journal. A moment ago--or perhaps it was 4 years ago--I was writing my introductory column, and now I am ready to sail off into the sunset. Well, not exactly. I'm not really into sailing, and, as a longtime member of AMWA, I doubt that I will ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Submit Is Not a Panic Button ... Removing Fear from the Submission Process
    • Abstract: Speakers: Charlotte Kenreigh, PharmD, CMPP Principal Medical Writer, Envision Pharma Group, Southport, CT Linda Wagner, PharmD, CMPP Principal Medical Writer, Envision Pharma Group, Southport, CT "The first time I had to hit the submit button I was nervous; I've jumped out of an airplane skydiving ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Valuing Medical Writing: Some Missed Misperceptions That Matter
    • Abstract: Recently, Hilary Graham expressed concern about medical writing becoming feminized. (1) Actually, since professional communicators replaced the male journal editors in the early 1970s, at least half of AMWA members, if not half the profession, have been women. I agree that "understanding how we are ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Complex Case Studies for Freelance Writers
    • Abstract: Speakers: Scott Kober, MBA President, MedCaseWriter Inc, Philadelphia, PA Debra Gordon, MS President, GordonSquared, Highland Park, IL Michelle Dalton, ELS Founder, Dalton & Associates, Reading, PA Tracy Bunting-Early, PhD, CHCP, CMPP Publications Lead, Evidence Generation, US Medical Affairs, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Views: 2016 AMWA Medical Writing & Communication Conference
    • Abstract: EDUCATION SESSIONS POSTERS ROUNDTABLES WORKSHOPS EXHIBITS EXAMS SPEED NETWORKING AWARDS LUNCHEON CHAPTER DINNER PASSING THE GAVEL [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Three members were named "fellows of AMWA" in recognition of their contribution to the organization: ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • How to Answer the "So What'" Question
    • Abstract: Speaker: William Van Nostran Medical Communications Specialist, Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute, Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH What do target audiences need from the document you are preparing' Answering that question is the key to ensuring that readers get the information they need ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Closing the Deal: Getting That Freelance Project
    • Abstract: Speaker: Alisa Bonsignore Writer & Strategist, Clarifying Complex Ideas, Pleasanton, CA As a freelance, how do you successfully close the deal' You know you have the skills as a writer, but negotiations can be daunting. Once you find a prospective client that is interested in your work, what do you ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Steps to Create a Medical Writing Handbook
    • Abstract: Speaker: Rebecca Wong, PhD Manager, Medical Writing Services, North America; PAREXEL International, Port Coquitlam, BC Whether in a large global medical writing department or a small department that outsources to medical writing vendors, one document should be the center of the writing universe, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Best Practices in Writing Test Items
    • Abstract: Speaker: Lori L. Alexander, MTPW, ELS, MWC President, Editorial Rx Inc, North Fort Myers, FL Continuing medical education credits are often awarded based on answers to test questions, so it is essential that the questions be designed well. Research shows, however, that "almost half of all test ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • The Magic of AMWA
    • Abstract: Our next annual conference not only is in my home state--a rare treat for an AMWA president--but it's also on the grounds of one of my favorite places on earth--Disney World! You know, the most magical place on Earth. The best part about Disney--aside from the attractions, of course--is that it ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • The AMWA Fellowship Class of 2016
    • Abstract: Each year, AMWA presents up to 3 fellowships to members who have made significant contributions to the goals and activities of the association. Awardees of active fellowships must have been consistently active in AMWA during at least the previous 5 years and must be currently active. In the spring, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Q. What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Being a Freelance Writer
           in Business for Yourself Compared with Being Hired by Agencies for
           Temporary Employment'
    • Abstract: A In some ways, these 2 choices are different sides of the same coin, when you consider there is a level of uncertainty associated with both. The decision often comes down to where you are in your career and personal life. The advantages of being a freelance writer in business for yourself seem ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Biosimilars: Basic Information for the Medical Writer
    • Abstract: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] WHAT ARE BIOSIMILARS' To understand what biosimilars are, it is essential to first understand the term biologic. A biologic is a product from a natural source, often animal, human, or bacterial in origin. Through a series of complex steps that are proprietary, such as cell ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Databases Dissected: What Medical Writers Really Use
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTION Medical writers use numerous databases (both free and subscription-based) and other information tools as they research, draft, and fact check their work. In order for medical writers to create high-quality work, the databases and information tools they use must be considered ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Social Media: Helping Health Systems Build Empathy and Engagement
    • Abstract: Health systems are increasingly focused on the power and importance of effective communication, and more are realizing the value of social media as an indispensable tool to build relationships by meeting their stakeholders where they already are--online or on mobile. In the age of Twitter, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • A Case Study: Medical Writing as a Feminized Profession
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTION Feminizing Professions-Where Women Go to Work While women are earning undergraduate degrees in biological sciences at a greater rate than men, women account for only 36% of mid-ranking professors and 18% of full professors. (1) The disparity is even greater in industry, with women ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Best Practices for Writing and Editing CME Needs Assessments: 2014 and
           2015 Results from Surveys of Practitioners
    • Abstract: We have been involved in a multiyear research project aimed at identifying best practices in writing and editing needs assessments (NAs) for continuing education in the health professions, including continuing medical education (CME). NAs for CME programs, for example, typically analyze health care ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Dear Oh Dear Reader: "You Match It Up!" A Tribute to Guy Whitehead's Heady
           Guidance
    • Abstract: Those 4 wordsYOU match it upwere sardonically yet gently sighed by dear Guy Whitehead, PhD, during both of his locally offered Sentence Structure and Patterns workshops that I sat in on, back in the late '80s and early '90s, here in our southeastern corner of Minnesota. To this day, when I am ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Linear Regression I
    • Abstract: As happens so often with statistics, fairly simple concepts are made difficult by the language that is used to describe them. This is also the case with the topic of this Stats Refresher: linear regression. (While linear regression is straightforward, it has so many features that I will need to ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • From the President: What Do Mid- and Advanced-Level Medical Communicators
           Need to Learn'
    • Abstract: In my previous President's column, I described the results of the survey of medical communicators that was conducted as part of AMWA's Strategic Planning Initiative. One result was that many respondents cited "advanced medical writing skills" as an area in which they wanted more education. In ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • How Did You Get Here' Stories of Bench Research, Bollywood, and Stormy
           Epiphanies
    • Abstract: Medical writers have amazing, sometimes bizarre, and just plain incredible stories about how they started their careers and overcame challenges along the way. These stories aren't often captured or shared, so we embarked on a project to uncover and document these stories. We want to share some of ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Storytelling: Providing Information through the Voices of Others
    • Abstract: my neighbor had a lump on her breast for years. She didn't want anyone to know. By the time she went to the doctor, she had advanced breast cancer. After she died, I swore to myself I would do everything I could to encourage women to have mammograms." --A woman in southern Delaware "People are the ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • 2016 Swanberg Award: Flo Witte, PhD, ELS
    • Abstract: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] The Harold Swanberg Distinguished Service Award is presented each year to "an active member who has made distinguished contributions to medical communication or rendered unusual and distinguished services to the medical profession." The 2016 award will be presented at the ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Q. What Are Some Strategies You Use to Maintain Work/life Balance and
           Avoid Burnout'
    • Abstract: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] A This is a tough question for me because I'm a recovering workaholic. Yes, step 1 is admitting you have a problem. When I started my freelance business many years ago, I worked 3 years straight before I ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Trends and Opportunities in Denver
    • Abstract: Join us in the Mile-High City for the 2016 AMWA conference. Our motto for this year promises "trends and opportunities for medical communicators," so let's break that down. Trends Jargon, Social Media, and Career. For starters, the presenters at our general sessions will offer a range of ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Q. What Tools and Techniques Do You Use to Manage Your Time (Including
           Meeting Deadlines and Avoiding Distractions)'
    • Abstract: A I keep myself on track and avoid wasting time with an old-fashioned hand-written timesheet and by limiting email and social media. I track all of my time (client and administrative) on a notepad by my desk. At the end of each day, I transfer the information to a weekly timesheet and to the ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Mobile Health Care Applications: Authorship, Regulatory Challenges, and
           the Role of Medical Writers
    • Abstract: Mobile medical and health applications (apps) have revolutionized health care; consumers, patients, and health care practitioners use these smartphone and mobile communication device-enabled applications to manage their health in ways that can put health care, quite literally, in their own hands. ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • The 2016 AMWA Medical Writing & Communication Conference Experience
    • Abstract: Just a few short months stand between us and the 2016 AMWA Medical Writing & Communication Conference in scenic Denver, but we're sure you need all that time to carefully plan the many activities available to you over the 4 days you will be there. You will find an outstanding lineup of sessions and ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • New Benefits to Enhance Your Member Experience
    • Abstract: Over the past year, AMWA has added two new member benefits. Medical Communication News is a biweekly newsletter delivered straight to your inbox. Launched to all members in November 2015, Medical Communication News provides an executive summary of noteworthy articles in the medical communication ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Slate of Candidates for 2016-2017 Election
    • Abstract: Each year, the slate of AMWA officers is chosen by the Nominating Committee, which consists of the president-elect (who serves as chair) and 6 voting members who are not members of the Executive Committee (EC). The Nominating Committee receives from AMWA headquarter the names and biographies of all ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • A Big Meeting
    • Abstract: The AMWA Board of Directors (BOD) meeting held this past April in Rockville, Maryland, was a big meeting. I mean that literally: In attendance were not only the board (comprising the AMWA officers, administrators, executive director, and delegates from each of AMWA's 19 chapters) and the usual ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Deep Roots and Strong Wings: Seek the Sky
    • Abstract: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] In considering my life through the metaphors of roots and wings, I hope that it will allow those of you who have been members of the American Medical Writers Association for some years to look back on your own moments of discovery, while it provides some insights for those of ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • What Type of Filing Systems Do You Use to Keep Track of Your Business
           beyond the Financial Records' How Do You File/archive Client Records
           and Projects and for How Long Do You Keep Them'
    • Abstract: Q What type of filing systems do you use to keep track of your business beyond the financial records' How do you file/archive client records and projects and for how long do you keep them' A Since I often work on confidential projects, most clients do not want me to keep related files for long ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Did You Prepare a Written Business Plan When You Started Your Freelance
           Business' What Are the Pros and Cons for Having a Written Business
           Plan'
    • Abstract: Q Did you prepare a written business plan when you started your freelance business' What are the pros and cons for having a written business plan' A When I started my business in 1997, I developed a solid marketing plan, which was very similar to a business plan and had all of the information I ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • The Launch Publication for Clarity and Openness in Reporting: E3-Based
           (CORE) Reference
    • Abstract: The 2 year EMWA-AMWA CORE Reference project resulted in the publication of the open-access CORE Reference at www.core-reference.org on May 3, 2016. The full peer-reviewed publication supporting the launch of CORE Reference: Hamilton S, Bernstein AB, Blakey G, Fagan V, Farrow T, Jordan D, Seiler W, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • A Specific Number of Questions for the Author of "Fifty Psychological and
           Psychiatric Terms to Avoid" and 50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology
    • Abstract: Scott O. Lilienfeld, PhD, is a professor of psychology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, and the author of numerous books for lay and professional audiences. His books (as author or editor) include 50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology: Shattering Widespread Misconceptions about Human ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • LinkedIn Endorsements: Meaningful or Meaningless'
    • Abstract: A colleague and I had a conversation recently about LinkedIn endorsements. Whereas I was lukewarm about their value, she claimed that recruiters relied on these endorsements to find candidates with particular skills. Neither of us, though, had any hard evidence to support our positions. The Skills ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • American Medical Writers Association Annual Financial Report, 2014-2015
    • Abstract: Overview In this financial report for the American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2015, I am pleased to report that AMWA remains in a strong financial position with steady revenue streams and managed expenses resulting in investment and cash balances at the ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Mentoring New Medical Writers
    • Abstract: One Tuesday many years ago, I received an email from someone whose name I did not recognize. The subject line was "sad news about John Smith" (name changed). You never want to see "sad news about" in an email subject line. But "John Smith" had been my student. Not just a student I had had in ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • What Key Types of Software Programs Would You Recommend for a New
           Freelance'
    • Abstract: Q What key types of software programs would you recommend for a new freelance' A. To some extent this depends on the types of writing and editing you do in your business, as well as the expectations of your clients. Below are a few basic programs and applications that I own and consider useful for ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Select Results of the 2015 AMWA Salary Survey
    • Abstract: Medical communication (writing and editing) is a well-established profession in the United States, yet in-depth analyses of salaries and professional characteristics have been scarce. Salaries documented on typical career websites are unreliable because of low numbers of respondents and a lack of ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Calendar of AMWA Live Webinars
    • Abstract: www.amwa.org/online_offerings Medical Writers [heart] Health Literacy August 24, 2016 1:00-2:00 PM ET member $55/nonmember $95 Health literacy and medical writing are a match made in heaven. Join Rebecca Wright, Senior Health Writer at CommunicateHealth, for a webinar chock full of practical health ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Accentuate the Positive!
    • Abstract: The words positive and negative have different meanings in different contexts. If you use these words carelessly, you might accidentally say the opposite of what you mean. In particular, be cautious about using positive to mean good and negative to mean bad. A positive test result can be bad news, ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • AMWA Education Now Includes AMWA Online Learning
    • Abstract: As I enter my second year as education administrator, I am excited by the changes that have already occurred and are continuing in AMWA's education program. It is evolving to continue meeting the needs of medical communicators, who are now more connected than ever. Through our recent acquisition of ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Guy Whitehead, PhD, 1920-2016: Winner of AMWA's Golden Apple Award,
           President's Award, and Swanberg Award
    • Abstract: It is with great sadness that we report the death of Guy Whitehead, PhD, editor emeritus at the Mayo Clinic. Those of us who are long-time members of AMWA knew him well and benefited from his teaching, his generosity, his gentle and humble personality, and his friendship. [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • What Tips to Do You Have for a New Freelance Trying to Build a Portfolio
           of Samples'
    • Abstract: Q What tips to do you have for a new freelance trying to build a portfolio of samples' A Prospective clients expect to see writing samples before they hire you. But don't despair if you don't have samples or don't think you have enough samples. There are several ways to showcase your writing ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Tips for Searching Social Media
    • Abstract: According to data from the Pew Research Center, 65% of adults and 76% of Internet users in the United States use at least one social media site. (1) The result is a huge number of comments and conversations taking place online. By one estimate, people post approximately 500 million messages per day ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • What Medical Writers Should Know about Drug Access/reimbursement in the
           United States and Preparation of AMCP Dossiers
    • Abstract: In the United States, agencies that determine health care access and reimbursement include national health authorities, formulary decision-makers, and commercial insurers. A central goal of these agencies is to provide patient access to the most effective health care while also weighing the impact ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Ghostwriting Prevalence among AMWA and EMWA Members (2005 to 2014)
    • Abstract: "A lack of transparency results in distrust and a deep sense of insecurity." --Dalai Lama Ghostwriting, defined as undisclosed substantial contributions by medical writers to manuscripts published in medical journals, has long been recognized as unethical. (1) Without transparency, readers are ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Finding Our Direction
    • Abstract: During the past several months, much of the AMWA leadership's focus and energy has gone into the Strategic Planning Initiative (SPI). This project, under the direction of President-Elect Lori Alexander (affectionately nicknamed "the SPI Master is intended to determine what priorities AMWA should ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Ensuring an Effective Quality Control Process
    • Abstract: Introduction Any type of medical writing that reports data needs to undergo some type of quality control (QC) to ensure that documents or other materials are not riddled with errors. Quality control may involve a number of tasks, including consistency checks, editing, and content verification. For ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Do You Specialize in Freelance Medical Writing in Any Particular Way, Such
           as by Therapeutic Area, Industry, or Types of Projects'
    • Abstract: Q Do you specialize in freelance medical writing in any particular way, such as by therapeutic area, industry, or types of projects' A There are good reasons to specialize in certain types of projects and/or therapeutic areas--and good reasons not to specialize. In general, if you're a new ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • What Does Therefore Mean'
    • Abstract: Recently, I wrote something that was copyedited by a poorly trained editor. She caught a few typos, for which I was grateful. Unfortunately, she introduced more errors than she fixed. The most infuriating thing that she did was to add the word therefore inappropriately in numerous places. Wherever ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Confidence Intervals
    • Abstract: In clinical research we face the fundamental problem of generalization. We want to improve patients' lives by developing new drugs and treatments. However, in the course of the development of a new drug, we can only test it in a fraction of patients who have the disease. At best we can test our new ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Is It Easier to Find Business If You Are a Freelance Medical Editor or a
           Freelance Medical Writer'
    • Abstract: Q Is it easier to find business if you are a freelance medical editor or a freelance medical writer' A I am not sure if it's easier to find work as an editor than as a writer, but I have had no difficulties keeping a full load since I started my medical editing business in 1997, with the exception ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Meta-Analyses: Merits, Limitations, and Application of the PRISMA
           Statement
    • Abstract: APPENDIX 1 Information regarding the 44 meta-analyses included in the analysis assessing the completeness of reporting in accordance with the PRISMA guidelines. The meta-analyses are listed in the order retrieved listed in the PubMed search results. The meta-analyses were published in a total of 38 ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • New for 2016: AMWA's Medical Writing & Communication Conference
    • Abstract: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] At last year's conference, we announced our new conference branding--AMWA's Medical Writing & Communication Conference. This year, we move forward under our new cohesive identity, which brings focus to our goal of the conference being the premier event for medical ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Past Presidents of AMWA Remember Guy Whitehead
    • Abstract: In one of my former lives, I was a post-doc at the Mayo Clinic. That year the Clinic offered a writing class led by Guy Whitehead and Bernie Forscher. It was my first formal training in medical writing. How fortunate I was to have that introduction to a lifelong passion. From that time and on ... (Publication: American Medical Writers Association Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
 
 
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