EMWA is the European Medical Writers Association, a network of professionals that represents, supports and trains medical communicators in Europe. It is a not for profit organisation that is run for its members by its members.

This website offers access to EMWA's journal Medical Writing, as well as our Freelancer and Company listing and our Jobs page advertising vacancies for both freelance and in-house medical writers and editors. If you would like more information about how to sign up to the freelancer or company list, or how to advertise your job vacancies on this website, please contact info@emwa.org.


Posted on 18 Jan 2018

Over 10,000 CORE Reference downloads

CORE (Clarity and Openness in Reporting: E3-based) Reference is a user manual to help medical writers navigate relevant guidelines as they create clinical study report (CSR) content relevant for today’s studies. It was developed by a team of EMWA and AMWA volunteers.

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Posted on 17 Jan 2018

Medical Writing issue on nonclinical and preclinical studies

The latest issue of Medical Writing on nonclinical and preclinical studies is now available.

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Posted on 12 Jan 2018

Ambassador’s program

European Medical Writers Association has organized an Ambassador’s program where experienced EMWA members will be speaking at career events at universities, career planning days or seminars in Europe.

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Posted on 11 Jan 2018

EMWA needs you for your Executive Committee!

I would like to take this opportunity to remind you of the forthcoming elections for positions in the Executive Committee (EC). The positions are: Vice-President, Education Officer and Conference Director. We welcome applications from any EMWA members who meet the eligibility criteria.

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Posted on 09 Jan 2018

News of interest to medical writers: ICMJE Recommendations updated

The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors has updated the Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals.

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Posted on 01 Jan 2018

New members needed for the EPDC

We are looking for 2 new members. One will be our lead on webinars, which will include leading the small team of volunteers who are working on webinar presentations and the forthcoming programme. The other member will focus on the workshops, including mentoring workshop leaders who are developing new topics.

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Posted on 31 Dec 2017

Registration Discount Offer for 2018 European Meeting of ISMPP

ISMPP will hold its 2018 European Meeting, Advancing Medical Publications in a Complex Evidence Ecosystem, on 23-24 January, in London

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Posted on 17 Dec 2017

EMWA's 25th Anniversary - call for old photos

On the occasion of EMWA’s 25th anniversary, we are looking to post some amusing pictures from past conferences on the website. If you have pictures that you would like to share, please send them to webmanager@emwa.org. Thanks for your help!

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