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Colleen H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 25, 2008

Colleen H.

Health and Medical Writing and Communications
   United States
  |   Washington, DC

Overview

Research and write articles, newsletters, brochure copy, web content and press releases on health and medical topics and general information topics. Advise physicians, scientists and administrators on interacting with the public and the press on sensitive health related issues. Coordinate special events, such as lectures and meetings and provide publicity materials for events including brochures, invitations and web content.

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Public Relations
Health and Medical Writing

Service Description

I have a journalism degree and more than 20 years of experience as a communications director at the National Institutes of Health. My experience includes writing articles, newsletters, brochure copy, press releases and web content. I have expertise in translating complex medical terminology into plain language. I have access to hundreds of clinical researchers, physicians, and other health professsionals with expertise in all medical and health disciplines. I have extensive experience interviewing medical researchers and health professionals about health and medical topics. I also have extensive experience interacting with the media on behalf of medical professionals and coordinating lecture series and meetings. I managed web content for a federal government medical research web site.

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Employment

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Chief, Communications
1990 - 2008

Education

Brigham Young University
Communications (Journalism)
1968 - 1973

Keywords

health
medical
writing
research
communications
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