Resume

Melinda B Tanzola, PhD
P.O. Box 191534
Atlanta, GA 30319-1534
phone: (404) 293-3549
email: m@scienceink.com

 

SUMMARY A medical writer with an aptitude for communicating complex scientific and clinical material to a wide variety of target audiences.
CLIENTS
  • AdvancMed, LLC
  • Alliance Medical Communications
  • Clinical Advances in Hematology/Oncology
  • Clinical Care Options, LLC
  • CMP Healthcare Media, LLC
  • Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  • Interactive Network for Continuing Education
  • International Medical News Group
  • Medscape, LLC
  • PeerView Institute for Medical Education
EXPERIENCE Freelance Medical Writer 2004 – present

  • Writing, editing of a variety of materials
    • CME
    • Slide sets
    • News stories
    • Conference summaries
    • Abstracts, manuscripts
  • Therapeutic areas include, but not limited to:
    • Oncology
    • HIV
    • Hepatitis
    • Immunology

Graduate Research Assistant, 1999 – 2005
Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Laboratory Research Assistant, 1998 – 1999
Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Rockville, MD

EDUCATION Ph.D. in Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis, 2005
Emory University, Atlanta, GABachelor of Science in Biology (with distinction), 1998
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
AWARDS AND AFFILIATIONS
  • American Medical Writers Association President, SE Chapter 2007-2008, 2011-2012
  • AMWA Professional Development Certificate, 2006
  • AMWA Core Certificate (Freelance), 2007
  • AMWA Professional Development Certificate, 2006
  • NIH Training Grant Recipient, Emory University, 2000-2002
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1998