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Galen Medical Writing

Key Attributes

  • Broad-based biomedical background with expertise in neuroscience, pharmacology, and oncology
  • Excellent written communications skills
  • Punctual, reliable, and organized


Freelance Medical Writer, 2013-present     

Research Associate, 2013-2014          

    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2009-2011   

    Centre for Stroke Recovery, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada


Postdoctoral Fellow, 2006-2009   

    Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2005-2006   

    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO


PhD, Pharmacology, 2005   

        University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

BS, Molecular Biology/Biochemistry, 1999

    Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Professional Society Memberships

American Medical Writers Association (AMWA), 2014-present

International Society for Medical Publication Professionals, 2017-present