Far From the Maddening Crowd

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Although having nothing to do with the story, it is an adapt description for our location in Ecuador where Medical Communications Depot has decided to set up shop for this year’s company retreat. Following many years in Panama, we rented spacious quarters in San Pablo del Lago, a dusty little town in the middle of… Read more »

AMWA-EMWA-ISMPP Joint Position Statement on the role of Professional Medical Writers

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Released January 2017 Introduction This joint position statement of the American Medical Writers Association (AMWA), the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA), and the International Society for Medical Publication Professionals (ISMPP) describes the appropriate role of professional medical writers in the development of medical and scientific publications, including: * articles and supplementary content (eg, video abstracts)… Read more »

Professional Medical Writing Assistance

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Writers and Researchers-Partners

Why Use Professional Medical Writing Assistance for Scientific Publishing? More than 1 million bio-science papers were published in 2015. However, the assistance of a medical writer was acknowledged in only 6% and 11% of these papers.(1,2) Given these numbers, it would seem fair to conclude that the writing needs of a large number of the… Read more »

Writing Abroad- Italy

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For our fourth stay abroad, we chose Italy. Our client, MD Conference Express®, had a contract to cover three conferences and agreed with us that it would be cost effective if they sent one team, especially a married team, to attend all three congresses. The first meeting was in Rome, the second two in Milan…. Read more »

The 2 Elements Medical Writers Need

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two colored umbrellas amidst black ones

In the world of medical writing, it is unusual to find a writer that has the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in both science and business. While most medical writers only specialize in one of those aspects, the husband and wife team at Medical Communications Depot, Inc. uniquely encompass both skills sets, offering a… Read more »

Medical Writing Abroad

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When you run your own medical writing business, you are either writing or working on getting new business. As most freelancers know, it’s a full-time job and vacations are way down on the list of things to do. Since leaving big pharma Maria and I have wished we could find a way to take advantage… Read more »