Health and medical writer for professional trade and patient magazines. Specialties include oncology, cardiology, audiology, otolaryngology, neurology, nephrology, gastroenterology, rheumatology, nutrition, fitness, complementary medicine, health policy, medical coding and electronic medical records.
Magazine - Trade magazines/publications (B2B)
Newsletter - Trade
Total Media Industry Experience
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Oncology Times (10+), TCTMD.com (6-10), The Hearing Journal (6-10), Medtech Insight (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Montefiore Medical Center (1-2), Weill Cornell Medicine (6-10)
Other Work History
Associate Editor, Oncology.com, New York, NY (July 1999-Dec. 2000).
Wrote daily news stories about cancer prevention, treatment and clinical trials.
Wrote patient profiles and feature articles about psychosocial aspects of the disease.
Internal Communications Manager, National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY
(Jan. 1997-June 1999).
Edited staff submissions and determined production schedules for affiliate newsletters.
Wrote press releases, public service announcements and other public education campaign material.
Managed internal communications program for 52 affiliates and three national offices.
Medical copy editing and proofing
Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Windows XP, OS 10
Digital recorder, laptop, camera
National Association of Science Writers