Medical Writing Medical Writing in Oncology

Volume 21, Issue 1 - Medical Writing in Oncology

March 2012

Introduction

About the Medical Writing Journal

Editorial

Oncology and medical writers

President's Message

Message from the President

Feature Articles

The war on cancer – What is the enemy, and are we winning?

Medical writing for cancer trials and submissions

Developing a treatment for ovarian cancer

The evolving landscape of medical education in oncology

Some considerations on the safety evaluation section of clinical study reports for studies with anticancer drugs

Identifying appropriate journals in which to publish original research on vaccines against human infectious diseases

New myths about English

From researcher in Europe to medical writer in India

Imaging techniques in oncology

Is cancer preventable? A literature review

A rising tide: Hospitals and social media

Regular Sections

In the Bookstores

Journal Watch

The Webscout

Manuscript Writing

Regulatory Writing

Good Writing Practice

Out On Our Own

Out On Our Own

Translation Section

Translation Section

Search

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Links

The Write Stuff Archive Contact Instructions for Authors Article Template (Word) Journal Policies

Scope

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

Editor-in-Chief

Raquel Billiones

Co-Editors

Evguenia Alechine

Jonathan Pitt

Managing Editor

Victoria White

Deputy Managing Editor

Alicia Waltman

Associate Editors

Anuradha Alahari

Jennifer Bell

Clare Chang

Barbara Grossman

Daniela Nakagawa

Joselita T. Salita

Petal Smart

Amy Whereat

Section Editors

Nicole Bezuidenhout 

Digital Communication

Somsuvro Basu

EMWA News       

Aurélie Gobet / Paolo Rega

Gained in Translation

Ivana Turek

Getting Your Foot in the Door

Wendy Kingdom / Amy Whereat

Good Writing Practice

Alison McIntosh / Stephen Gilliver

In the Bookstores

Maria Kołtowska-Häggström

Lingua Franca and Beyond

Phil Leventhal

Manuscript Writing

Lisa Chamberlain-James

Medical Communications/Writing for Patients

Namrata Upadhyay

Medical Devices

Evguenia Alechine

My First Medical Writing

Anuradha Alahari

News from the EMA

Laura Kehoe

Out on Our Own

Tiziana von Bruchhausen

Pharmacovigilance

Jennifer Morris

Regulatory Matters

Sam Hamilton

Regulatory Public Disclosure

Claire Gudex

Teaching Medical Writing

Kimi Uegaki

The Crofter: Sustainable Communications

Jennifer Bell / Louisa Marcombes

Veterinary Writing

Editors Emeritus

Elise Langdon-Neuner

Phil Leventhal

Lay out Designer

Chris Monk