Medical Writing Artificial intelligence and Digital Health

Volume 28, Issue 4 - Artificial intelligence and Digital Health

December 2019

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Artificial intelligence and digital health

President's Message

President's Message



Feature Articles

Medical writing in the era of artificial intelligence

Blockchain in healthcare, research, and scientific publishing

Embracing a new friendship: Artificial intelligence and medical writers

Drug development and medical writing in the digital world

Intelligent use of artificial intelligence for systematic reviews of medical devices

What medical writers need to know about regulatory approval of mobile health and digital healthcare devices

Digitalisation in long-term care: An issue for medical writers?

An introduction to medical affairs for medical writers

A primer on anonymisation

Sound, microphone, action: Podcasts for medical writers

Regular Sections

Regulatory Matters

News from the EMA

Lingua Franca and Beyond

In the Bookstores

Getting Your Foot in the Door

Medical Devices

Veterinary Medical Writing

Teaching Medical Writing

Journal Watch

Medical Communications and Writing for Patients

Good Writing Practice

Out on Our Own



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Medical Writing is a quarterly publication that aims to educate and inform medical writers in Europe and beyond. Each issue focuses on a specific theme, and all issues include feature articles and regular columns on topics relevant to the practice of medical writing. We welcome articles providing practical advice to medical writers; guidelines and reviews/summaries/updates of guidelines published elsewhere; original research; opinion pieces; interviews; and review articles.

Medical Writing is listed in the following indexes:

Editoral Board


Raquel Billiones


Evguenia Alechine

Jonathan Pitt

Managing Editor

Victoria White

Deputy Managing Editor

Alicia Brooks Waltman

Associate Editors

Anuradha Alahari

Jennifer Bell

Nicole Bezuidenhout

Claire Chang

Barbara Grossman

Sarah Milner

John Plant

Sampoorna Rappaz

Amy Whereat

Section Editors

Daniela Kamir


Jennifer Bell


Nicole Bezuidenhout 

Digital Communication

Somsuvro Basu

EMWA News 

Ana Sofia Correia 

Gained in Translation

Ivana Turek

Getting Your Foot in the Door

Wendy Kingdom / Amy Whereat

Good Writing Practice

Alison McIntosh 

In the Bookstores

Maria Kołtowska-Häggström

Lingua Franca and Beyond

Maddy Dyer


Lisa Chamberlain-James

Medical Communications/Writing for Patients

Payal Bhatia

Medical Devices

Evguenia Alechine

My First Medical Writing

Anuradha Alahari

News from the EMA

Adriana Rocha


Tiziana von Bruchhausen


Clare ChangZuo Yen Lee 

Regulatory Matters

Sam Hamilton

Regulatory Public Disclosure

Claire Gudex

Teaching Medical Writing

Louisa Ludwig-Begall / Sarah Kabani

The Crofter: Sustainable Communications

Louisa Marcombes

Veterinary Writing

Editors Emeritus

Elise Langdon-Neuner

Phil Leventhal

Layout Designer

Chris Monk