Live Webinars

AMWA offers live webinars on a variety of topics for your continuing professional development.


July 27, 2016
1:00 – 2:00 pm ET
Member Complimentary/Non-member Complimentary
CORE Reference: A Medical Writer's Guide to Preparing CSRs in an Evolving Context

The ICH E3 guideline was published in 1995. Since then, other guidance documents have been issued, including the ICH E3 Question & Answer guidance document in 2012. In addition, there has been heightened awareness of the importance of disclosure of clinical study results. This webinar will introduce CORE Reference, a new and valuable resource that provides interpretational guidance of the ICH E3 guideline designed to assist medical writers as they prepare compliant clinical study reports. More information and register now.

August 24, 2016
1:00 – 2:00 pm ET
Member $55/Non-member $95
Medical Writers Heart Health Literacy 
Health literacy and medical writing are a match made in heaven. Join Rebecca Wright, Senior Health Writer at CommunicateHealth, for a webinar chock full of practical health literacy tips and tricks. Learn how to get around tough jargon terms, support your content with smart design choices, and use health behavior theories to help you communicate more clearly when writing health information for the public. More information and register now.

September 8, 2016
1:00 – 2:00 pm ET
Member $55/Non-member $95

Unlock the Secrets to Freelance Success: Getting the Clients You Deserve
Getting the great clients you deserve isn’t as hard as you probably think it is. With the right strategies and tools, you can get great clients, make more money, and grow your freelance business. Learn what works best in marketing a freelance medical writing business, including networking through AMWA, email marketing, and politely persistent follow-up with prospects. Get practical insights, tips, and actions you can take right away to start getting the clients you deserve. More information and register now.

October 19, 2016
1:00 – 2:00 pm ET

Member $55/Non-member $95

When a Guide Becomes a Rule: The Food and Drug Administration’s Rulemaking Authority and its Impact on Submissions Documents
Have you ever wondered how the United States (US) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) makes and promulgates its rules? Do you wonder how a draft guidance document becomes finalized? Do you think a guidance document is only guidance, and not a rule? Because medical writers must be able to read and understand guidance documents to compose documentation submitted in support of a drug or device application for approval, it is essential to be able to discern a guide from that which is a rule. More information and register now.

On-Demand Video recordings of AMWA Webinars
Login to AMWA Online Learning and browse recordings of past webinars.

Do you need education on a specific topic? Is your company interested in sponsoring an AMWA webinar? Please contact us at