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 25 May 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

EMWA has fully embraced the GDPR.

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Posted on 18 May 2018

Freelance Business Forum (FBF) report now available

The sub-committee report of the highly successful Freelance Business Forum (FBF) held at the recent 46th EMWA Barcelona is now available.

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Posted on 18 May 2018

Webinar on the Joint Position Statement on the Role of Professional Medical Writers

This webinar is a joint educational webinar of ISMPP, AMWA, and EMWA. It will have long-lasting career benefits for writers and managers of writers!

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Posted on 11 May 2018

Winners of the photos competition at Barcelona conference 2018

Photo competition winners Barcelona 2018

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Posted on 02 May 2018

The EMWA conference has ended.

Over 400 medical writers enjoyed the 46th EMWA conference in Barcelona.

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Posted on 27 Apr 2018

Joint Position Statement –Ukrainian (Українська) translation now available

We are pleased to inform you of the latest translation of the Joint Position Statement on the Role of Medical Writers.

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Posted on 17 Apr 2018

Joint Position Statement–Hungarian (Magyar) translation now available

The Joint Position Statement on the Role of Medical Writers has now been translated into Hungarian (Magyar).

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Posted on 02 Apr 2018

Reminder: April 10 Deadline approaching for The Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS) examination in Barcelona.

For the second time since 1996 and for the convenience of EMWA members attending the May 2018 Conference in Barcelona, the Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS) is planning to hold its editing proficiency certification examination.

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