Medical Writing Medical Communication

Volume 25, Issue 2 - Medical Communication

June 2016


Medical communication writers: Who are they and what do they do?

President's Message

President's Message



Suggested Reading

Suggested reading in recent issues of European Science Editing

Feature Articles

Medical affairs writing: A key role to relay medical information to everyone

Top ten questions about careers in MedComms

Staying ahead of the game in the changing arena of ethical medical communications - Viewpoint of a freelance medical writer

A PhD and medical writing: A good match

Writing for pharmaceutical or medical device companies: A survey of entry requirements, career paths, quality of life, and personal observations

Medical Gems

The request for proposal process: A brief overview for trainee medical writers

Special Section

Winners of the Geoff Hall Scholarship Essay Competition

Abstracts from the EMWA Spring Conference Poster Session

Regular Sections

News from the EMA

Journal Watch

In the Bookstores

The Webscout

Regulatory Matters

Lingua Franca and Beyond

Gained in Translation

Medical Writing Teaching

Profile - An Interview with Juliane Chaccour - Writing in Mozambique

Letter to the Editor

Out On Our Own

Out On Our Own


Member Login


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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.

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Editoral Board



Managing Editor

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Associate Editors:

Section Editors:

Ad-hoc Editors:

  • Amy Whereat (SpeaktheSpeech Consulting, Asnieres sur Seine, France)

Editor Emeritus: