Position Statements and Guidelines

 

Position Statements

AMWA-EMWA-ISMPP Joint Position Statement on the Role of Professional Medical Writers

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.

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AMWA Position Statement on the Contribution of Medical Writers to Scientific Publications


The American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) recognizes the valuable contributions of medical communicators to the publication team. Medical communicators who contribute substantially to the writing or editing of a manuscript should be acknowledged with their permission and with disclosure of any pertinent professional or financial relationships. In all aspects of the publication process, medical communicators should adhere to the AMWA Code of Ethics.

 

Guidelines 

 

Guidelines for Document Designers
Guidelines for Document Designers is a short, practical, evidence-based handbook for writers and editors who develop functional communications. Available for free for AMWA members in AMWA Online Learning.  

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CORE Reference
Clarity and Openness in Reporting: E3-based (CORE) Reference

The CORE Reference is an open-access resource to support medical writers in the authoring of clinical study reports for interventional studies.

Learn more at www.core-reference.org.

 

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