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Central Virginia regional group held a June Meet & Greet in Charlottesville

By on September 10, 2015

by Kim Bullock Members from the Central Virginia region of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter gathered for an informal “meet and greet” in Charlottesville, Virginia on June 22, 2015. We were a diverse group comprised of regulatory writers, freelancer writers, an editor

AMWA-MAC 2015 Regional Conference

By on March 23, 2015

he Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the American Medical Writers Association held its 2015 Chapter Conference on Friday, March 13, 2015 at the Gaithersburg Marriot Washingtonian Center, Gaithersburg, MD. More than 60 attendees participated in the conference. Breakfast Icebreaker By Cherie Dewar The 2015

Antibiotic Resistance: Not a New Problem, but Quickly Getting Worse

By on July 23, 2014

by June Baldwin The intriguing title of Dr. Tom Frieden’s talk at the National Press Club on 22 July 2014 was “MERS, Public Enemy Number One?” He explained that the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS, a corona virus) is a

2014 Regional Conference Builds Community Among Medical Writers

By on March 14, 2014

By Sarah Markel More than seventy medical communicators from a variety of disciplines gathered on March 14, 2014 for the AMWA Mid-Atlantic Chapter’s annual conference. Participants filled the corridors and conference rooms of the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center in Maryland

Frederick Networking and Educational Meeting “Word of Mouth Marketing Made Simple”

By on January 23, 2014

A very special regional networking event is planned for Frederick, Maryland. Along with discussing the recent AMWA Annual Conference, we are lucky to bring in word-of-mouth marketing guru Juli Monroe. See details below, mark your calendars, and join other medical

Central Virginia Networking Event

By on September 25, 2013

The Central Virginia Region of the MAC hosted a fall networking event titled “Business Basics: What you need to know to start and grow a successful business”. It was an exciting opportunity to come out and meet fellow chapter members

Fall 2012 Networking Event

By on November 14, 2012

On Wednesday evening, 14 November 2012, a small but dedicated group of biomedical writers and editors gathered for a networking dinner at Mimi’s Restaurant in Frederick, MD. We discussed AMWA’s annual meeting in Sacramento and shared information we learned at

Fall 2012 Bethesda Networking Event

By on September 27, 2012

Click for larger image. On Thursday, 27 September 2012, 12 Mid-Atlantic Chapter members met for conversation, networking, and dinner at La Madeleine in Bethesda, MD. This event is of long standing among our chapter’s networking events, and this gathering built