Medical Writing The Medical Writing Business In the Bookstores

Volume 24, Issue 3 - The Medical Writing Business

In the Bookstores


There are no new book reviews in this issue of Medical Writing. However, upcoming book reviews in future issues of the journal should include:

Writing for Science Journals: Tips, Tricks, and a Learning Plan
written by Geoffrey Hart and reviewed by Laura Williams

Statistical Thinking for Non-Statisticians in Drug Regulation
written by Richard Kay and reviewed by Nicholas Churton

Visual Complexity: Mapping Patterns of Information
written by Manuel Lima and reviewed by Carola Kraus


In the meantime, EMWA has negotiated a special discount for members on books sold by Wisepress Online Medical Bookshop ( EMWA members can receive a 15% discount on medical titles (including eBooks) from all the major publishing companies.

To claim your discount, please visit the Member Offers section of the EMWA website to get the special promotional code you should enter at the online checkout. If you can't find what you are looking for, or would like to place an order over the phone, please call +44 (0)208 715 1812 or email and the bookshop team will be happy to help.

Full details of the offer can be found at



In this issue… The Medical Writing Business
President's Message
Setting up and running a medical writing company
For the greater good…Can agency competitors cooperate to advance medical publication practices?
The Section of Scientific Publications at the Texas Heart Institute
Is cheap outsourcing a threat to your career?
Successfully outsourcing medical writing
Freelancing – Are you ready to go solo?
News from the EMA
European Science Editing: May 2015 picks
Profile: An interview with Dawn Bentley: How personal branding can advance your professional career!
The Webscout
In the Bookstores
Regulatory Writing: New developments in public disclosure of clinical trials
Lingua Franca and Beyond
Gained in Translation
HIV research fraudster handed stiff prison sentence
English Grammar and Style: Good Writing Practice
Did you know that EMWA has an archive of webinar material on our website?
Medical Communications
Out On Our Own

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Ad-hoc Editors:

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

Editor Emeritus: