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Upcoming events
with AMWA

Come and join us in Sydney on 23 November for an informal, relaxed evening of networking and catching up with friends and colleagues. Everyone is welcome so feel free to invite any non-members you know who may be interested in learning more about AMWA, and the support and services we provide.

AMWA member, Marissa Philpott is hosting a networking event on October 25. Come and join her, and other health communicators, for a relaxed and informal evening in Malvern. Everyone is welcome!





AMWA has hit the ground running in 2023 and we're excited to invite you to our networking event in Melbourne, being hosted by one of valued members, Kaye Stenvers.

The free-of-charge event is open to all, with drinks and nibbles being covered by AMWA.

Join us from 5.30pm - 7.30pm at Beer DeLuxe, Federation Square, Flinders Street.

It's a great opportunity for some casual, relaxed networking and socialising, and a great chance for the non-members of our community to learn more about AMWA, and the services and support we provide.

We hope to see you there!

We are pleased to announce that AMWA is hosting an informal networking event in Auckland on Thursday, 16 February from 6pm to 8pm at Fantail and Turtle, Smales Farm, Takapuna. Members of the Auckland-based AMWA committee will be in attendance, and the event is open to all. There is no cost, and drinks and nibbles will be covered by AMWA. Please RSVP by Monday, 13 February.

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.

Sydneysiders, join fellow medical writers and AMWA committee members for an end of year celebratory networking event. This will be a relaxed and informal gathering, with drinks and nibbles provided by AMWA. Non-members of AMWA are welcome.



Date: Friday, 16 December 2022 at The Shark Hotel (127 Liverpool St, Sydney)

Time: 5:30-7:30pm

Please join AMWA member Pippa Burns, and other medical writers at this relaxed and informal gathering.

When:  Thursday 8 September, 6-8pm
Where:
 The Illawarra Brewery, Eastern Terrace, Win Entertainment Centre, Crown St & Harbour St, Wollongong NSW
Cost: There is no cost to attend. Drinks and nibbles will be provided by AMWA.

AMWA Early Career Award - WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT!

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the winner of the 2024 AMWA Early Career Award is Alexa Arganda. Her article entitled "Mind over matter? Exploring the impact of childhood trauma on the developing brain" stood out to this year’s judges for its insightful overview of a complex and sensitive topic.


We hope you’ll join us in congratulating her and look forward to seeing what her future career will bring.

Read Alexa's winning article here.


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