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Register for our virtual 2021 conference today!

Registration for our virtual conference on Friday, February 26, is now open! Our lineup includes a keynote address by Dr. Charles J. Lockwood on science journalism, conference sessions on ethics and communications, and education sessions on resume tips and legal essentials for medical writers and editors. We also have roundtables on regulatory writing, plain language…
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Seeking applicants for AMWA-MAC board positions

We’re accepting applications for 3 board positions: President-Elect/President (2-year term*) Treasurer (2-year term) Secretary (2-year term) Learn more about these roles. If interested, please email AMWA-MAC President Judith Orvos with your desired position and your resume by June 30. If selected, your tenure will begin in March 2021. Full training is provided in the months…
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JAMA Managing Editor to Headline 2020 AMWA-MAC Regional Conference

Stacy L. Christiansen, MA, chair of the AMA Manual of Style committee and managing editor, JAMA, is the 2020 AMWA-MAC Regional Conference‘s keynote speaker. Stacy has worked in medical publishing for more than 20 years, and she will share her knowledge and expertise with conference attendees on March 6th in Bethesda, MD. She has taught…
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AMWA-MAC networking happy hour at Guapo's

Networking happy hour in Bethesda at Guapo’s

Some of our members met on June 14 to discuss medical writing and to connect. We hope to see you next time!

BELS Exam Information

Are you taking the BELS exam in Durham, NC this summer? Here’s what you need to know: Date: June 15, 2019 Time: 9 am to 12 noon Location: Research Square, 601 West Main Street, Suite 102, Durham, NC  27701 Information: www.bels.org Register by May 18, 2019

Lori De Milto and Stephen W. Gutkin to Headline 2019 AMWA-MAC Regional Conference on March 8

Lori De Milto, M.J., has been helping clients attract, engage, and motivate their audiences through targeted medical content since 1997. By tapping into the power of marketing, she has had as much work as she wanted – usually more – since shortly after launching her business. She’s the author of three books about marketing for…
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Deadline approaching for cancer journalism award

Oncology journalists have until Dec. 12, 2018 to apply for the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism. The award is open to print, broadcast, and online professional journalists whose stories appear in all formats (newspapers, magazines, websites, TV, and radio) that target a lay public audience. The purpose…
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