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AMWA's mission is to promote excellence in medical communication. Learn more About Us.

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AMWA-EMWA-ISMPP Joint Position Statement.  Professional medical writing support helps authors and sponsors to disclose their research in peer-review journals and scientific congresses in an ethical, accurate, and timely manner, with the ultimate aim of advancing patient care.  

Read the full joint position statement.  Read the press release.

AMWA Blog.  Read the latest blog post by AMWA President Lori Alexander on how she celebrates Red Letter Days.

Medical Writing Certification.  Earn the MWC in 2017.  Next exam: April 21, 2017. Watch the video: Earning the MWC: What you Need to Know  

AMWA Journal

The AMWA Journal is a nationally circulated, peer-reviewed publication that aims to be the authoritative, comprehensive source of information about knowledge, skills, and opportunities in the field of medical communication worldwide. 


AMWA Freelance Directory

The AMWA Freelance Directory is a searchable online directory of freelance medical writers.  AMWA members working as freelance or contract medical communicators may choose to list their services in the directory. Employers can easily search the listings for the medical communicators to meet the needs of any project. This free, convenient online directory is an essential tool to find the perfect freelancer.