The New York Academy of Sciences is hosting a course in Sept for those interested in medical writing:
Introduction to Medical Writing
Monday, September 24, 2012
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The New York Academy of Sciences
7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street, 40th floor
New York, NY 10007-2157
Presented by Science Alliance
If you are considering a nonacademic career and have an interest in utilizing your critical thinking and science communication skills to create meaningful and captivating scientific content, then you might be interested in a career in medical education / medical communications. As part of the talk, we will be hosting an interactive workshop that will cover the basic skills required to be a successful medical writer. This workshop will cover important communication skills including, but not limited to, how to translate similar data to different audiences, how to identify key results from clinical trial data, and how to most effectively communicate these selected results.
*Networking reception to follow event.
More information can be found here.