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Patricia K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Nov 18, 2014

Patricia K.

Versatile, experienced writer/editor
   United States
  |   Marina del Rey, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

I have more than 20 years of experience as a writer and editor, working for both print and online publications and news services. I am a flexible and engaging writer and thorough editor, capable of leading a team of writers and support staff.

My current specialities include commercial real estate, including architecture, green/sustainable building and environmental issues, and medical/healthcare, including medical/biomedical research, healthcare/wellness, and healthcare business topics. However, I have covered a range of topics, from...

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Service Description

I am a strong writer/editor, with 20-plus years of experience in both print and online publishing. My career spans newspaper, magazine and online news services covering local, regional, national and international markets. I have covered various beats over the years, from elections and city hall to education, real estate, healthcare industry, medical/biomedical research and health and wellness topics, as well as travel, education, academia, politics, alternative energy technologies and research, green building processes and technologies, architecture, commercial real estate, landscaping, the build industries in general and film and entertainment.

I am currently a freelance writer for various trade and special interest national and international magazines and online publishers, including Urban Land magazine, Retail Traffic, National Real Estate Investor, darkdaily.com and The Dark Report, and Medscape.com. I also serve as part-time editor for darkdaily.com, a news service for pathologists and other laboratory professionals.

Additionally, I have about 10 years of experience as a public information officer for a major university, media relations for a research oriented medical center, PR/ marketing/community relations director for a community medical center. I currently assist public relations firms writing press releases and white papers, as well as ghost-write articles for client executives.

Capable of writing for professionals or simplifying complex information for the...

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Education

University of Houston-Clear Lake
Bachelor of Arts, Communications
1986 - 1989
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editor
healthcare
business
journalist
commercial real estate
green building
sustainability
environment
architecture
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