Testimonials
Hear what freelancers and the employers who hire them have to say.
Send us your stories.


Freelance Marketplace Forum 14 topics
Torrence Boone Emphatic About Google PPC (2) 4/8/2014
Looking for High-Quality Professional Ad Music (1) 4/2/2014
REALITY TV CASTING CALL- Social Media Professional (1) 3/23/2014
more... - post new topic

Have a question?
Read our FAQs or contact us by email or at 212-547-7934
  Kathleen O'Malley
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  I'm a senior-level publishing professional with print and digital experience in overseeing projects through their entire life cycles, building content partnerships, writing, and editing.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Writer 4 Years
Editorial alliance building/sub rights 10 Years
Editor 25 Years
Specialty
Health 25 Years
Medicine 15 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
28 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Patch.com (11+), Simon & Schuster (1-2), Vetstreet.com (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
U Colorado School of Pharmacy (3-5), Society for Participatory Medicine (1-2)
Other Work History
WebMD (Medscape)
iVillage (Healthology)
Computer Skills
Mac and PC OS; Microsoft Office; HTML; WordPress
Technical Skills
PhotoShop
Equipment
Acer laptop with PhotoShop and Microsoft Office, iPad, iPhone, Canon digital camera, pocket tape recorder.
Foreign Language Skills
Spanish, Swedish
Work Permits & Visas
I hold a US passport and an EU passport from Ireland.
References
Carol Peckham - cpeckham@medscape.net
Peter Frishauf - pfrishauf@gmail.com
Other
I know AMA style and AP style; I am certified in trap-neuter-return (TNR); I ran my own vintage clothing retail shop for 4 years; I oversee the routine and emergency veterinary care of 60+ foster animals for the Hudson County Animal League.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
Animal Welfare  
(Hoboken Patch, 1/5/2011)
Profile of a local woman who practices and advocates for the humane management of stray cats.
(Hoboken Patch, 3/5/2010)
Eileen Brennan shares her experience with the Senior Citizens Foster/Adopting Program of the Hudson County Animal League, where local senior citizens provide foster homes for elderly cats and both parties enjoy warm companionship.
Healthcare  
(Journal of Participatory Medicine, 10/10/2012)
The new IOM consensus report, Best Care at Lower Cost: The Path to Continuously Learning Health Care in America, presents specific and very “participatory” recommendations for improving the efficiency and quality of the US health care system.
(e-Patients.net, 8/14/2012)
I wrote an introductory blurb and edited a listserv exchange to create this post.
(Journal of Participatory Medicine, 6/19/2012)
Health Datapalooza III was a combination of upbeat speeches about the climate of innovation and public-private sector cooperation, and enthusiastic demonstrations by developers of new health care applications.
(Journal of Participatory Medicine, 3/2/2011)
A new study published online by the Pew Internet Project will be of interest to health care professionals and laypeople who are curious about how social media have impacted health care.