Upcoming webinar: Bending MS Word to your will

AMWA is offering an online professional development workshop ‘Bending MS Word to your will’

When:                  Thursday, 13 March 2014

Time:                    12 noon to 2 pm AEDT

Cost:                      AMWA members            $85 AUD

Non-members                  $90 AUD

Presenter:          Dr Hilary Cadman, Cadman Editing Services

Completion of this workshop will count toward the AMWA PD certificate.

Registration opens Friday 21 February at Trybooking registration

Places are strictly limited to 10 participants.

Workshop objective

To demonstrate ways to work more efficiently and effectively in MS Word.


In this workshop participants will:

Participant profile

This introductory workshop is aimed at medical writers or editors using MS Word.

Workshop format

The workshop includes a mandatory a pre-workshop assignment as well as an online session. The pre-workshop assignment should take no longer than one hour and must be returned to the presenter by COB 6 March. The two-hour online session includes a one-hour interactive presentation, various exercises and discussion.

You will receive the pre-workshop assignment upon booking.

Workshop leader

Dr Hilary Cadman has worked internationally as a scientist, university lecturer and technical editor (both in-house and freelance). She now works as a freelance technical editor and trainer. Hilary is passionate about finding better ways to work on and in her business.

**Before booking, please note that the workshop will use the Citrix Go To Webinar platform, and you must use VoIP (the computer microphone and speakers, and a headset is highly recommended as this is an interactive session). This is to avoid long distance phone call charges.

Please make sure that your computer meets the system requirements

If you have questions, please contact L.E. Ohman at

AMWA 2020 – Medical Writing and Communication During the COVID-19 Crisis

For those who attended the AMWA 2020 Special Virtual Event: 'Medical Writing and Communication During the COVID-19 Crisis' on Thursday 19 November, we are sure you would agree that it was an invaluable two hours. The calibre of speakers and their learnings from this unprecedented crisis were beyond our expectations. We are humbled by their willingness to give their personal time to share their experience with us. 

If you missed the live event, a recording will be made available to AMWA members in the Members Area shortly. If you are not yet an AMWA member, but would like to join, you can visit our membership and benefits page here. Annual membership is $80 for full members and $40 for students.

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