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Announcements
Monday, December 2, 2019
Translations now available for AMWA-EMWA-ISMPP Joint Position Statement on Predatory Publishing »
Predatory journals pose a serious threat both to researchers publishing the results of their work and to the peer-reviewed...
Monday, November 25, 2019
A Note of Thanks »
As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, we'd like to take a moment to recognize what we at AMWA are most thankful for – yo...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
New Member Benefit: Member Resource Library »
Standards and guidelines are necessary elements for all medical communicators’ work. With AMWA’s newest member benefit, mo...
Monday, September 30, 2019
New Member Benefit: Compensation Calculator »
Members can explore the results of the AMWA 2019 Medical Communication Compensation Survey in this new interactive too...
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Fall 2019 AMWA Journal Now Online »
The Fall 2019  AMWA Journal ,  Volume 34 Number 3 , is now available to AMWA members online. This issue features an execut...

Certification
Monday, June 18, 2018
Next MWC Application Deadline is October 23 »
Demonstrate your commitment to the profession and distinguish yourself within the medical writing field by earning the Med...
Monday, March 26, 2018
MWC Application Deadline: April 23 »
We've made it easier than ever to reach your goal of becoming a Medical Writer Certified in 2018. The Medical Writing Cert...
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The MWC Exam is Coming to You »
The Medical Writing Certification Commission (MWCC) is pleased to announce that the MWC Examination will now be administer...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MWC® Application Deadline Approaching »
MWC® Applications are due by  September 18 . Earning the MWC® credential will increase your marketability and op...

Education
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Free On-Demand Webinar for November »
This month's complimentary recorded webinar for AMWA members is  Art of the Editor's Query: Effective Strategies for Seek...
Monday, October 7, 2019
Free On-Demand Webinar for October »
This month's complimentary recorded webinar for AMWA members is That's a Good Question: Oral Questioning Skills for Medi...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Register for Tomorrow's Webinar on Effective Meeting Management »
Own That Meeting: Strategies for Effective Meeting Management Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST Me...
Monday, September 9, 2019
Free On-Demand Webinar for September »
This month's complimentary recorded webinar for AMWA members is  Eliminating Wordiness: How to Effectively Shorten Abstra...
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
New AMWA Online Learning Activity: General Principles of Word Usage »
Accuracy, clarity, and precision are paramount in medical communication, making correct word usage crucial. The newest AMW...

Events
Monday, March 11, 2019
Register for Spring AMWA Workshop Series »
If you need to complete the Essential Skills Certificate or want to brush up on the basics, AMWA has the solution. Partici...
Monday, January 28, 2019
Attend a Regional AMWA Conference Near You »
A number of AMWA Chapter Conferences will be held this spring, offering a unique opportunity to network and learn in your...
Thursday, December 27, 2018
AMWA Launches Medical Writing Executives Forum »
Last month, AMWA convened executives of medical writing departments to discuss workforce trends and advancements in medica...
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Register for AMWA's 2018 Pacific Coast Conference »
Join us at the beautiful Asilomar Conference Groundsfor the 2018 AMWA Pacific Coast Conference.  Hosted by the AMWA...
Monday, October 9, 2017
October 11: #AMWA2017 Homework and Cancellation Deadline »
Reminder: October 11, 2017 is the homework and cancellation deadline for AMWA's Medical Writing and Communication Confer...

General
Monday, October 28, 2019
AMWA Recognizes Its Corporate Partners »
With our 80-year milestone approaching in 2020, we are recognizing the organizations that have demonstrated vision for the...
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
New Blog Post: Keep a Steady Stream of Jobs as a Freelance »
Freelance medical communicators tend to develop a roster of trusted clients that they work for consistently. When clients...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
New Blog Post: Medical Writing Apprenticeships »
If you are looking to start your career as a medical writer, it can be challenging to get that first job when many require...
Monday, July 15, 2019
New Blog Post: Medical Writing Courses That Can Help You Advance in Your Career »
Until recently, most medical writers entered the field without formal training. Some started out with scientific or medica...
Monday, July 8, 2019
New Blog Post: Building a Health-Literate Society »
Health literacy, or the degree to which individuals can obtain, process, and understand basic health information needed to...

MW&C Conference
Monday, November 18, 2019
View Session Materials from the 2019 AMWA Conference »
Some session and roundtable presenters have provided their  slides and handouts , allowing for valuable conference...
Monday, November 4, 2019
The 2019 AMWA Conference is Here »
The  2019 Medical Writing & Communication Conference  is here! The AMWA staff has been working hard and is...
Monday, October 14, 2019
AMWA Thanks Its 2019 Conference Sponsors »
Through their participation in the  2019 Medical Writing & Communication Conference , our sponsors and exhibitors help s...
Monday, August 26, 2019
#AMWA2019 Summer Rates End August 31 — Register Today! »
AMWA’s Medical Writing & Communication Conference  is the only event for medical communicators of all work settings and c...
Monday, June 17, 2019
New Blog Post: Reinvigorate Yourself, Professionally and Personally »
Time is one of the most valuable resources for medical communicators. When you think about whether to attend a professiona...

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