PDP Workshop: Freelance medical writing
New online professional development workshop: Making the transition to freelance medical writing
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
12 noon to 2 pm AEST
AMWA members – $85 AUD
Non-members – $100 AUD
Michelle Guillemard, freelance health & medical writer and editor of Health Writer Hub
Completion of this workshop will count toward the AMWA PD certificate.
Registration opens Wednesday 25 March at Trybooking registration **
Places are strictly limited to 10 participants.
To demonstrate the steps involved in setting up a freelance medical writing business.
In this workshop participants will:
- create a business plan for their freelance medical writing business
- create a series of short- and long-terms goals
- learn how to find clients
- learn how to market their business, including blogging, networking and social media
- learn about templates, workflow procedures and the day-to-day requirements of running a business.
This workshop is aimed at writers who are thinking about or are ready to start a freelance writing career.
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 21 April. The two-hour online session is interactive and includes presentations, exercises and discussion.
You will receive the pre-workshop assignment upon booking.
Michelle Guillemard is a freelance medical writer and the editor of Health Writer Hub. She also blogs weekly about health & medical writing and teaches health writing courses.
**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 email@example.com
In discussion with Dr Ben Bravery - 9 February 2023 in Sydney
You are invited to hear from Dr Ben Bravery, the author of 'The Patient Doctor', on Thursday 9 February 2023 from 6pm - 8pm. This event is
hosted by the Australasian Medical Writers' Association and is open to all.
Ben will be talking about his experience as a cancer patient, and how this has impacted how he now interacts with the healthcare system as a
doctor. Ben is a strong advocate for putting the patient at the heart of healthcare. This event will also be an opportunity to network and
socialise with medical writers.