About Me

Newcastle, NSW
I am a writer, editor and communication specialist, with extensive experience in print and digital media. I have specialist expertise in medical writing, having worked for many years in medical publishing including as editor of Australia's largest GP publication Australian Doctor, and for public health and biotech organisations.
Currently, I'm Deputy Editor of the Sax Institute's Public Health Research & Practice journal, as well as enjoying a range of freelance writing and editing across medical, education and other fields. I am also undertaking a Master of Public Health at the University of Newcastle.
I target content for specific audiences across multiple channels, communicate complex issues clearly, meet tight deadlines and have successfully grown the audiences and profile for various organisations.
My key expertise includes:
✦ Medical writing
✦ Editing
✦ Media relations
✦ Communications strategy
✦ Proofreading
✦ Digital communications and journalism
✦ Copywriting and marketing
✦ News and feature writing
✦ Social media content production and engagement
✦ Project management
Twitter: @meghowe68


Newcastle, NSW


BA (Communications)


Extensive experience in medical writing and editing, journal editing, and general news and feature writing.

Writer Categories:

Blogs.  Consumer Education.  Editor.  Health Professional Education.  Journalism.  Proofreading.  Writer. 

Specialty Topics:

Chronic Health Conditions.  Evidence-based Medicine.  GP Education.  Healthy Aging.  Medical Editing.  Population Health.  Public Health.  Transparency. 

Contact Details:

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Brisbane Networking Event

We are excited to announce our first face-to-face networking event for 2021 in Brisbane on Thursday 18 March at Corbett & Claude.
Please join AMWA committee member Eve Vickerson and other health communicators for a relaxed and informal gathering in Brisbane this March!

When:  Thursday, 18 March, 6–8pm
Where: Corbett & Claude, 283 Elizabeth St, Brisbane CBD.
Cost: There is no cost to attend for either members or non-members of AMWA. Drinks and nibbles will be provided, however feel free to purchase something should you require something more substantial.

Please click here to RSVP. Everyone is welcome!