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Christe B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 4, 2008

Christe B.

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   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $150

I'm an accomplished medicine, health, technology and science writer/editor with public relations and marketing expertise. I have written for peer-reviewed medical journals and authored a chapter of a neurosurgery textbook for physicians, but I also enjoy translating complex jargon into easy-to-understand prose for lay audiences. I write crisp, creative, snappy copy intended to pull customers in and increase conversions. I am an experienced journalist and currently write monthly assignments for a national news service and a national trade...

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Medical Writing Skills
Scientific Writing Skills
Telephone Handling
Public Relations
SEO
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Service Description

I'm an accomplished medicine, health, technology and science writer/editor with public relations and marketing expertise. I have written for peer-reviewed medical journals and authored a chapter of a neurosurgery textbook for physicians, but I also enjoy translating complex jargon into easy-to-understand prose for lay audiences. I write crisp, creative, snappy copy intended to pull customers in and increase conversions. I'm an experienced journalist and currently write monthly assignments for a national news service and a national trade magazine.

I am easy to work with and customers have said I have a "sparkling," "energetic," and "friendly" personality.

I like to keep things interesting, so I welcome the challenge of working in new industries. I'm a rapid learner with a proven ability to grasp new subject matter quickly and accurately. I'm able to write in multiple voices and author tones and I have a demonstrated ability to find several angles for one data set.


Contact me to handle your professional and personal communications needs.

I provide writing, editing and consulting services. I'm a member of the American Medical Writers Association, the Association of Healthcare Journalists and I am currently a candidate of the National Science Writer's Association.

I have written on behalf of the following organizations: Pri-Med, Inc. (continuing medical education), Fleet Pharmaceuticals (pharmaceuticals), Amgen Pharmaceuticals (pharmaceuticals), Aon...

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Education

Boise State University
Master of Science, Interdisciplinary Biochemistry, Public Health and Health Economics
1994 - 1996
University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts, Peace and Conflict Studies
1990 - 1993

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medicine
medical
science
scientific
technical
writer
editor
public relations
marketing
copywriting
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