Navigation Links
Medical Writer Rita Buckley Wins Awards for Excellence in Medical Communication
Date:6/16/2010

American Medical Writers Association Recognizes Buckley/Swartz

Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 16, 2010 -- The American Medical Writers Association named medical writer, Rita Buckley, Writer/Owner of medical writing firm Buckley/Swartz, a recipient of two Will Solimene Awards for Excellence in Medical Communication. She received the awards for The Lehman Series Expert Panel on Weight Loss Surgery, published in the journal Obesity in 2009, and What to do About High Cholesterol, a special health report published by Harvard Health Publications, Harvard Medical School.    
   
The awards, presented at an annual banquet at the Westin Hotel in Waltham, Massachusetts, recognize members of the American Medical Writers Association for outstanding work in medical affairs, biomedical, and health communication. Selection is based on accuracy of content, quality, originality, achievement of purpose, and overall impact. The Will Solimene Award for Excellence in Medical Communication has been presented annually since 1991.
   
According to Jill Shuman, the group’s treasurer and this year’s Awards Chair, the awards have an impact that goes beyond kudos for the writers who produced the work. “The Will Solimene Award recognizes outstanding quality in medical writing,” she said, “but even more importantly, award-winning work sets the standard for excellence in the field medical affairs. This is something that benefits the public and the research and medical communities alike.”

The awards ceremony, held on June 10, 2010, featured a five-course dinner. The keynote speaker was Dr. Harris Berman, the Interim Dean of Tufts University School of Medicine and a pioneer in managed care quality and reform.

About Buckley/Swartz
Buckley/Swartz is a medical writing and healthcare communications firm providing writing and editorial services to professional societies, journal publishers, university and independent publishing houses, health care communications agencies, contract research organizations (CROs), biomedical and pharmaceutical companies, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, consultants, consumer health websites, and clients in academic medicine. Owner/writer Rita Buckley specializes in creating manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals, original research articles, clinical trial recruitment materials, literature reviews, web content for lay audiences, grants, book chapters, and conference and symposium coverage. Her work typically involves some combination of research, writing, editing, and proofreading services. For more information call 781.584.4800 or go to www.buckley-swartz.com.

About AMWA
The American Medical Writers Association (AMWA), founded in 1940, is the leading professional organization for writers, editors, and other communicators of medical information.. With more than 5,600
members in the US, Canada, and 30 other countries, AMWA's mission is to promote excellence in medical communication and provide educational resources in support of that goal.

Rita Buckley
Buckley/Swartz
tel: 781.584.4800
fax: 781.584.4801
cell: 617.921.8421
e-mail: rbuckley(at)buckley-swartz(dot)com

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Rita_Buckley/Medical_Writing_Award/prweb4134404.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related biology technology :

1. AEterna Zentaris completes management team with the appointment of Chief Medical Officer
2. VisEn Medical Files Action to Invalidate New Caliper Life Sciences Patent
3. China Medical Technologies to Participate in the Morgan Stanleys 2007 China Medical Corporate Day
4. Pathway Medical Technologies Adds Joe Rafferty as VP, Sales, and Moves To Larger Facility to Accommodate Rapid Growth
5. BioMS Medical announces its intention to renew a normal course issuer bid
6. Dr. Amit Dhawan Promoted to Medical Director for The Mattson Jack Group
7. ATS Medical Expands Open Pivot Heart Valve Offerings
8. AGA Medical Corporation Receives FDA and CE Mark Approvals for the AMPLATZER Vascular Plug II
9. Globus Medical Announces Record 2nd Quarter 2007 Results
10. IDM Pharma Names Dr. Jeffrey W. Sherman Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Research and Development
11. China Medical Technologies Reports First Quarter Financial Results
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Medical Writer Rita Buckley Wins Awards for Excellence in Medical Communication
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... digital pathology, today announced their digital pathology technology has the potential to eliminate ... five medical centers in The Netherlands as part of the 2017 ISBI ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... flow controllers based on capillary thermal mass flow technology provide exponentially more accurate ... applications. Over 80% of all industrial processes—such as those involving chemical reactions, ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... a distinguished resource for research, development and commercialization of ... Thomas C. Seoh as President and CEO. Mr. Seoh ... becomes Executive Chairman and will continue to serve as ... Thomas Seoh commented, "I am excited and honored ... firm,s remarkable team of life science professionals, all of ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... Baltimore bio ... MailGuardtm mail security screening solution at the National Postal Forum 2017 in Baltimore, ... a fast, highly accurate, easy to use and low cost threat detection solution ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/11/2017)... , April 11, 2017 NXT-ID, ... security technology company, announces the appointment of independent Directors Mr. ... to its Board of Directors, furthering the company,s corporate ... ... NXT-ID, we look forward to their guidance and benefiting from ...
(Date:4/5/2017)... April 5, 2017  The Allen Institute for Cell ... Explorer: a one-of-a-kind portal and dynamic digital window into ... data, the first application of deep learning to create ... cell lines and a growing suite of powerful tools. ... these and future publicly available resources created and shared ...
(Date:4/5/2017)... KEY FINDINGS The global market for stem ... 25.76% during the forecast period of 2017-2025. The rise ... growth of the stem cell market. Download ... The global stem cell market is segmented on the ... cell market of the product is segmented into adult ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):