[ASC-list] AMWA workshop weninar:‘Making the transition to freelance medical writing’

leohman1 at bigpond.net.au leohman1 at bigpond.net.au
Mon Apr 13 04:17:33 UTC 2015


Posted on behalf of the Australasian Medical Writers Association


Registration is open

AMWA online professional development workshop

‘Making the transition to freelance medical writing’

When:       	Tuesday, 28 April 2015 
Time:           	12 noon to 2 pm AEST 
Cost:           	AMWA members 	$85 AUD 
		Non-members		$100 AUD
Presenter:	Michelle Guillemard, freelance health & medical writer 

Register today at http://www.trybooking.com/124222 **

Places are strictly limited to 10 participants. 

Workshop objective
To demonstrate the steps involved in setting up a freelance medical writing business.

Content
In this workshop participants will:
•	create a business plan for their freelance medical writing business
•	create a series of short- and long-terms goals
•	learn how to find clients
•	learn how to market their business, including blogging, networking and social media
•	learn about templates, workflow procedures and the day-to-day requirements of running a business.

Participant profile
This workshop is aimed at writers who are thinking about or are ready to start a freelance writing career.

Workshop format
The workshop includes a mandatory a pre-workshop assignment as well as an online session. The pre-workshop assignment should take no longer than one hour and must be returned to the presenter by COB 21 April. The two-hour online session is interactive and includes presentations, exercises and discussion.   
You will receive the pre-workshop assignment upon booking.
 
Workshop leader
Michelle Guillemard is a freelance medical writer and founder of Health Writer Hub. Michelle has been running a freelance health and medical writing business for several years and also teaches health writing courses.

**Before booking, please note that the workshop will use the Citrix Go To Webinar platform, and you must use VoIP (the computer microphone and speakers, and a headset is highly recommended as this is an interactive session). This is to avoid long distance phone call charges. 

Please make sure that your computer meets the system requirements
http://support.citrixonline.com/webinar/all_files/G2W010003

If you have questions, please contact L.E. Ohman at pdp at medicalwriters.org


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L.E. Ohman, PhD
Freelance medical writer/editor
AMWA Professional Development Officer
0408 318 907





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