AMWA 2020 Conference Session Reports and Exhibitor Precis

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.55752/amwa.2021.139

Abstract

Selected conference session reports from the 2020 AMWA Medical Writing & Communication Conference.

• Tricks and Tips for Time Management

Speaker: Melissa Christianson, PhD, Whitsell Innovations, Inc, Chapel Hill, NC
Report by Jennifer L. Busch, PhD

• Low-Cost and Low-Effort Ways to Create Infographics and Visually Appealing Slides

Speaker: Kelly Schrank, MA, ELS, Head Bookworm, Bookworm Editing Services LLC, Canastota, NY
Report by Raeesa Gupte, PhD

• A Powerful Combination: The Value of the Writer-Editor Partnership

Speaker: Crystal Herron, PhD, ELS, Managing Director, Redwood Ink, San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Report by Christine Holzmueller, MS

• Editing: Hard Knowledge, Soft Skills

Speakers: 
Loretta Bohn, ELS, Senior Editor/Writer, RTI International, Chapel Hill, NC
Crystal Herron, PhD, ELS, Managing Director, Redwood Ink, San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Erica Goodoff, ELS(D), Senior Scientific Editor, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Report by Kelly Schrank, MA, ELS

• Collaborative Writing: Ensure Success With an Effective Strategy

Speaker: Crystal Herron, PhD, ELS, Managing Director, Redwood Ink, San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Report by Sadie van Dyne, PhD

• Strategies for Effective Risk Communication

Speaker: Melissa Christianson, PhD, Medical Writer and Consultant, Whitsell Innovations, Inc., Chapel Hill, NC
Report by Núria Waddington Negrão, PhD

• Mentoring Programs: One Size May Not Fit All

Speaker: Mary Burder, PhD, Senior Medical Writer, Parexel International, Durham, NC
Report by Niada Niederhauser, BS

• Analysis of Mentoring: From Marginal to Maximal

Speaker: Susan Morris, MEd, CPCC, ACC, Susan Morris Coaching
Report by Christina Barnes, MSN, RN, CPNP


• Knowing Which Button to Push: Communicating the Value Proposition of Medical Writing

Speaker: Robin Whitsell, Whitsell Innovations, Inc, Chapel Hill, NC
Report by Lisa English, PhD

• What the Best Medical Writers Know About Nonclinical Data

Speaker: Beth Krause, MS, MBA, Senior Medical Writer, RRD International, LLC, Rockville, MD
Report by Stacie Marsh, MPA, CPH, GPC

Published

2021-03-18

How to Cite

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AMWA 2020 Conference Session Reports and Exhibitor Precis. AMWA. 2021;36(1). doi:10.55752/amwa.2021.139

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Conference