2022 AMWA Southeast Regional Conference

2022 AMWA Southeast Regional Conference

Sponsored by the AMWA Southeast, Carolinas, and Florida Chapters 

The AMWA Southeast Chapter is proud to cosponsor the first in-person AMWA Conference since 2020. The conference will be held at the Luminary Hotel in Ft. Myers, FL and features an exciting lineup of sessions covering regulatory writing, freelancing, public relations and more!

For more information and to register, please see: https://www.amwa.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1626995&group=

We look forward to seeing you there!

AMWA Southeast Virtual Meetup

What: AMWA Southeast Virtual Meetup

When: Tuesday, March 22nd at 6:30 pm ET- 7:30 pm ET

Where: Online via GoToMeeting

Get to know your fellow medical writers at this informal virtual meet and greet. Amanda Johnson, AMWA Southeast Chapter President-Elect and freelance medical writer, will be your host. Come prepared to introduce yourself, share what you do, and ask questions about medical writing. We will also discuss topics of general interest to medical writers as time and interest allow. Possibilities include AMWA resources, breaking into medical writing, and freelancing.

This event is open to all and will be of interest to current and aspiring medical writers wishing to build their network.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Atlanta Networking Event

Curious about medical writing careers? Perhaps you’re finishing up your PhD or postdoc and want to transition out of the laboratory, or maybe you are considering a career change. The AMWA Southeast Chapter invites everyone to attend our Medical Writing Career Panel. Learn from our speakers about the wide variety of options available to you within the medical writing field: publications, regulatory and continuing medical education to name just a few! The speakers will share their advice for breaking in to these different fields and what the work is like. Afterwards you’ll have the opportunity to network with the speakers and your fellow medical writers. This event is free to attend, and food will be provided.

Speakers:
Ashley Bohn PhD MS RVT – E Squared Communications
Monica Fernandez PhD – MedErgy
Jennifer Register MBA RAC – Regulatory Consulting Associates

Date:
Thursday, November 14th 2019

Location:
Hudson Grille Brookhaven, 4046 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA 30319

Schedule:
6:00 – 6.30 pm – Registration and Networking
6.30 – 7.30 pm – Career Panel
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Networking

Online Book Club: “Interface” by Neal Stephenson and J. Frederick George (or their pseudonym, Stephen Bury) Parts 3 and 4

The AMWA-SE Chapter will be hosting an online book club on October 16th. We will be discussing Interface by Neal Stephenson and J. Frederick George (or their pseudonym, Stephen Bury) Parts 3 and 4.

If you are interested in joining or helping to facilitate the book club, please email secretary@amwa-se.org.  The book club meets via Google Hangouts.  You will receive an email with the link to join our club Hangout.  The discussion begins at 6:30 PM CST and lasts about an hour.

Nashville Health and Wellness Event

Calling all medical writers in Middle Tennessee!

Are long hours at your desk taking their toll? Then you need to attend this unique networking event hosted by the Southeast Chapter of the American Medical Writers Association.

Eva Stabenow, President of Wordplay Translations, LLC and Certified Pilates Trainer, will be presenting “Don’t just sit there: Easy ways to be more active at your desk” on Wednesday October 16th at the Green Hills Library in Nashville, TN. Learn how you can keep your body healthy and happy by incorporating smart movement “snacks” and strategies into your workday.

Come prepared to move a little, learn a lot, and network with fellow medical writers!

Online Book Club: “Interface” by Neal Stephenson and J. Frederick George (or their pseudonym, Stephen Bury) Parts 1 and 2

The AMWA-SE Chapter will be hosting an online book club on September 18th. We will be discussing Interface by Neal Stephenson and J. Frederick George (or their pseudonym, Stephen Bury) Parts 1 and 2.

If you are interested in joining or helping to facilitate the book club, please email secretary@amwa-se.org.  The book club meets via Google Hangouts.  You will receive an email with the link to join our club Hangout.  The discussion begins at 6:30 PM CST and lasts about an hour.

Online Book Club: “Wit [or W;t]: A Play” by Margaret Edson

The AMWA-SE Chapter will be hosting an online book club on August 21st. We will be discussing Wit [or W;t]: A Play by Margaret Edson

If you are interested in joining or helping to facilitate the book club, please email secretary@amwa-se.org.  The book club meets via Google Hangouts.  You will receive an email with the link to join our club Hangout.  The discussion begins at 6:30 PM CST and lasts about an hour.

Online Book Club: “Stiff” by Mary Roach

The AMWA-SE Chapter will be hosting an online book club on June 12th. We will be discussing Stiff by Mary Roach.

If you are interested in joining or helping to facilitate the book club, please email secretary@amwa-se.org.  The book club meets via Google Hangouts.  You will receive an email with the link to join our club Hangout.  The discussion begins at 6:30 PM CST and lasts about an hour.