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Karen S. | Elance
 
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Karen S.

Experienced medical writer and editor
   United States
  |   Colorado Springs, CO

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Creative Medical Writer and Editor/Physician with extensive experience researching and analyzing evidence-based medical literature. Proven ability to synthesize relevant data into concise, comprehensive, and well-organized documents to educate and provide clinical decision support for healthcare professionals. Excellent problem-solving skills with unique capacity to combine apparently unrelated information into a complete picture. Exceptional diagnostic skills and ability to explain medical issues in a clear and understandable fashion....

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Portfolio

Using medical literature, authored a monograph for healthcare professionals describing...
Creation of a monograph discussing basic information of healthcare related pneumonias...
Researched medical literature and composed a monograph on the treatment of atypical...
Science fiction short short story
Creative writing, short fiction based on a personal experience

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Employment

Truven Health Analytics
Clinical Content Specialist, Medical
2005 - 2013
Medical literature analysis, evidence-based medical information writing; writing, reviewing, and editing of clinical medicine disease, lab, and patient education content
HealthStream
Medical writer and editor
2011 - 2012
Writing and editing continuing education modules for healthcare professionals, emphasizing business and regulatory components of healthcare management
multiple clients
Physician
1987 - 2005
Primary care ambulatory medicine practice in a variety of settings, including private practice, group practice, urgent care medicine, military facilities treating active duty personnel, and others

Education

University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts, Psychobiology
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California State University, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Science, Medical Technology
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University of California, Los Angeles
Medical Degree
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