Chapter News

Register for AMWA2021!


Registration is now open for AMWA‘s 2021 Medical Writing & Communication Conference.

The conference is scheduled for October 27-29, 2021. It will be virtual again this year (just like 2020)!

Check out AMWA’s 2021 Medical Writing & Communication Conference Registration Brochure for details on specific events and sessions.

And register as soon as possible to ensure the best rate.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Have you taken the 2019 AMWA Salary Survey?


The AMWA Salary Survey is open! Please participate to share your insight on salaries and fees.

All AMWA members should have received a link to the online survey by email from on Friday, February 22.

All medical writers, editors, and communicators are invited to contribute to this important research. For an invitation, please contact to request one.

Survey closes April 8.

Explore Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about the survey, including some tips on how to prepare. You may also contact if you did not receive the link or have any other questions.

Chapter Dinner at Annual Conference 2018


The Chapter hosted a successful dinner at the Medical Writing & Communication Conference in Washington DC. Twenty two chapter members and guests enjoyed dinner, networking and great conversations. See you in San Diego!

Chapter Election Results 2018-2019


Election results are in! Please welcome your 2018-2019 AMWA SE board!

President: JoAnna Pendergrass

President-Elect: Madison Hedrick

Secretary: Rachel Lane

Treasurer: Callie Compton

Many thanks to our outgoing president (now serving as Immediate Past President) Eva Stabenow.


As their first action, the board has appointed the following individuals to serve:

Membership Chair: Rachel Stevens Salmon

Chapter Advisory Council Representative: Kimberly Korwek


Are you looking for ways to get involved and grow your network? There are plenty of opportunities with AMWA SE that require very little time commitment. Feel free to contact any board member for more information.