Medical Writing Public Disclosure

Volume 27, Issue 2 - Public Disclosure

June 2018



President's Message

President’s Message



EMWA's Special Interest Groups

The Regulatory Public Disclosure Special Interest Group

Feature Articles

Clinical trial disclosure and transparency

Navigating the EMA clinical data website

Anonymisation reports from 2016 to 2017: A preliminary analysis

Preparing anonymisation reports in general and for an orphan drug in particular

Policies 0070 and 0043: Juggling different requirements

Clinical data publication by the EMA: The challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry

Clinical trial results disclosure on and EudraCT

Writing lay summaries: What medical writers need to know

Lay titles for clinical trials: A balancing act

Why clinical study reports really matter

CORE Reference – a tool for modern clinical study reports in an era of increasing transparency and disclosure

Preparing clinical study reports for external sharing

Harmonising format and style requirements for scientific and medical publications

News from the EMA

News from the EMA

Special Section

Winners of the Geoff Hall Scholarship Essay Competition

Creative medical writing: An oxymoron?

Creative medical writing - An oxymoron?

Regular Sections

An interview with Chris Winchester

Journal Watch

In the Bookstores

Good Writing Practice

Medical Devices

Getting Your Foot in the Door

Out on Our Own

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