Editor, writer, and proofreader with 20+ years' experience in web and multimedia production, plain language, and health communication.
I can help ensure that your written communication, from a single graphic to an entire website, is clear, engaging, and useful to its audience. I specialize in health communication, including patient education, adherence, and continuing medical education. My services include:
Editing: - Plain language editing to ensure that material written by health professionals and scientists is accessible to a lay audience - Structural editing - Copy editing and proofreading - Adapting content for the web - Working with subject matter experts to coordinate content development and review - Uploading materials for review into document management systems like Veeva Vault
Writing: - Patient education materials for print and web - Video and narration scripts - Interactive telephone and text message scripts - News and feature articles - E-learning content - Social media and e-newsletter content - Research and referencing
Content strategy: - Assessing available content and processes - Making recommendations for filling gaps, updating content, and continuing maintenance based on your business goals - Developing processes, templates, and style guides
I have a B.Sc. in chemistry and have worked for many years in the health care field, both for corporate and non-profit organizations. I am a Certified Copy Editor and a Certified Structural Editor through Editors Canada.