Careers in Medical Writing: Careers Beyond Academia Series

As graduate students, PhDs are constantly honing their writing and communication skills. Many PhDs go on to successful careers in medical writing, working in pharma, CROs, and independent companies. In this panel, PhD scientists will discuss what a medical writer does. They will also talk about their job searches, give tips on applying for these types of jobs, and give advice on how to get their foot in the door for medical writing positions.

PANELISTS: Michael Hast, PhD, Medical Writer at MedThink SciCom Kristi Norris, PhD, Research Scientist at Camargo Pharmaceutical Services Bill Siesser, PhD, RAC, Medical Writer 2, Quintiles Amy Wollish, PhD, RAC, Associate Medical Writer at PPD

This workshop is part of the Careers Beyond Academia Series (…), sponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Services, the Graduate School, and the Career Center.