Publish or Perish for Medical Writers

Posted by on October 28, 2011 at 11:02 am

We’re all about helping medical writers develop their businesses and careers. With all the social media available these days, it’s my thought that if you’re not present in some way with a profile, comments, and content, displaying who you are and what you think, that you are at significant disadvantage in getting found online for [...]

Short videos help you choose your Medical Writing Festival Webinars

Posted by on September 8, 2011 at 2:03 pm

Just posted brief videos on many of our Medical Writing Festival Webinars, offering you an overview of their content. We hope this helps you decide which Webinars will be most valuable to you. You can buy webinars ala carte, or in packages of 4, or buy the whole Medical Writing Festival. You get time to [...]

Consumer Health Writing and Patient Education

Posted by on September 7, 2011 at 4:16 pm

Nancy Monson, consumer health writer and patient educator, reveals the secrets of getting your article received, accepted and published in major consumer health magazines. She also shares how patient education is a great way to get started in health writing. Join us for “Consumer Health Writing and Patient Education.” Tue 9/13 LIVE, with On Demand [...]

Data Errors in Medical Writing

Posted by on September 6, 2011 at 12:08 pm

Just spoke with Tom Lang, our biostatistics presenter. Data show 70% of medical articles have statistical flaws, and challenge the credibility of medical writing and research. Tom shows how to avoid common statistics errors- and helps us all best communicate our message through the use of statistics. “Statistical Errors Even You Can Find” – Fri [...]

Do you want to find a medical writing job?

Posted by on September 5, 2011 at 3:34 pm

Do you want to find a J-O-B in medical writing? Our presenter George Buckland, partner at Word Recruitment, has a fabulous presentation for us on how he searches for job candidates and how you can best present yourself to a recruiter. Early Bird registration ends on Wed Sept 7.

Medical Writing Festival – Consumer Health Writing & Patient Education

Posted by on September 5, 2011 at 3:32 pm

Nancy Monson’s webinar on Consumer Health Writing and Patient Education kicks off the Medical Writing Festival. She’ll be teaching how to develop the pitch, and write the pitch, and pitch the pitch, to large consumer magazines and publications. Nancy will also be teaching how to create effective patient education materials. Early Bird closes Wed 9/7 [...]

Job Hunt Tips from a Recruiter’s Notebook: So, You Want a Job in Medical Writing?

Posted by on August 31, 2011 at 8:19 am

George Buckland, principal of Word Recruitment in London, will be speaking from a recruiter’s perspective. He’ll be sharing how he gets assignments, how he searches for candidates, and how he makes matches between candidates and employers. All part of the Medical Writing Festival. Don’t miss this one!!  It could help you get your next [...]

Medical Writing in India

Posted by on August 30, 2011 at 6:11 pm

The country of India shows up #1, 2-3 times bigger than any other country in the world when you look at Google Trends for “medical writing”. At our Medical Writing Festival, Dr. Natasha Das will discuss the state of medical writing in India. She is Founding Secretary of the All India Medical Writers’ Association. Join [...]

Medical Writing Festival Early Bird Registration Now Open through 9/7

Posted by on August 27, 2011 at 1:19 pm

  Online Festival September 12 – October 7, 2011   Registration Now Open 8/27   Early Bird Rates through 9/7   Johanna Lackner Marx, MPH MSW CCMEP, Founder and President of InQuill Medical Communications, LLC, today announced the opening of Registration and Early Bird rates for the September 2011 Medical Writing Festival.  The Festival is [...]

Medical Writing Festival Schedule to be Announced Week of 8/22/11

Posted by on August 21, 2011 at 7:02 pm

Putting the final touches on InQuill’s 2011 September Medical Writing Festival. We will be featuring expert writers and teachers offering insight, trends, and “how to’s” for: An Introduction to the Medical Writing Field Writing Scientific Journal articles Finding, interpreting and using Biostatistics Writing and Getting Published in Consumer Health and Patient Education New Opportunities for [...]