Resources

AMWA produces a variety of valuable resources and publications for medical communicators to sharpen their skills.

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.  The Journal is the official publication of AMWA and is delivered quarterly to AMWA members as a member benefit.  Non-members may purchase a subscription in the AMWA Online Store.  


Pocket Training
Pocket trainings are mini tutorials designed to cover a variety of topics useful to medical communication professionals. The topics can be quite focused or more generally applicable. However, all are oriented toward medical communicators and use specific medical communication-related examples. Pocket trainings are an AMWA members-only benefit.

Essential Skills Self-Study Workbooks
Essential Skills (ES) self-study workbooks are available for you to learn at your own pace, when and where it’s convenient for you. Authored by industry experts, the workbooks are designed for medical communicators at all levels of experience and provide long-term value as reference guides. Workbooks can be purchased individually or as a package.

Guidelines for Document Designers

AMWA Members have access to the republication of Guidelines for Document Designers.  This short, evidence-based handbook for writers and editors who develop functional communications, offers 25 practical Guidelines. Anyone, even professional communicators, can benefit from these guidelines.


Medical Communication News
Medical Communication News provides an executive summary of noteworthy articles pertaining to the medical communication industry. Distributed twice a month, this e-newsletter is an exclusive resource for AMWA members.

AMWA Update
Access archived issues of AMWA Update, our bimonthly guide to AMWA activities and opportunities.

AMWA Store
Visit the AMWA Store for self-study workbooks, Quick Reference Guides, and AMWA Journal subscriptions
 
Other Resources
The AMWA Amazon Store is designed to provide members and others interested in medical communication with access to helpful tools and products.