Professor Shaun Hendy to keynote our 2016 annual conference
Join us in Auckland, New Zealand to discuss modern health communication, the practice of good health communication, what we can learn from entrepreneurs in health and medical comms, science and storytelling, and much more!
Our 2016 keynote, Professor Shaun Hendy, is one of New Zealand’s most prominent scientists and the winner of the Prime Minister’s Science Communication Prize. He recently authored the book Silencing Science and believes too many scientists feel constrained in speaking publicly.
Georgina Taylor is the winner of the 2020 Early Career Award
The AMWA Executive would like to congratulate Georgina Taylor on winning this year’s Early-Career Award. The standard of applicants for the Award was extremely impressive, however, Georgina was a well-deserved winner. Her submission discussed the importance of vigilance in early
cancer detection. Comments from our guest judge Dr Sarah McKay (director of The Neuroscience Academy
Natalie Parletta is the 2019 winner of the Early-Career Award
The AMWA Executive would like to congratulate Natalie Parletta on winning this year’s Early-Career Award. The standard of applicants for the
Award was extremely impressive, however, Natalie was a well-deserved winner. Her submission presented the complex and potentially confusing
topic of insulin during pregnancy in a clear and accessible way. Sophie Scott (guest judge and
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 is available to AMWA members in the Members
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.