The Mid-America chapter of the American Medical Writer's Association was founded in 1985. We publish a quarterly newsletter (latest issue Summer 2016) , and hold regular in-person meetings. The Board of Directors also holds regular meetings by teleconference, and minutes of those meetings are available.
Tuesday, September 27-10th Anniversary Dinner
6:00pm C J Muggs in Webster Groves
"The View from the Top", Jay Piccirillo, MD, FACS, Editor-in-Chief, JAMA Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery; Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery; Vice Chair of Research, Dept. of Otolaryngology; and Director, Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Washington University School of Medicine. As the current Editor-in-Chief of JAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Piccirillo will talk about the challenges and opportunities facing the medical journal review process. In particular, he will address the challenges and barriers to improving results reporting.
November - Where Have We Been, and Where Do You Want to Go?
Joann McAndrews and Lisa Balbes will lead a retrospecitve analysis of what TechWriteSTL has done over the last 10 years, followed by an interactive discussion of where the group should go in the future. Come enjoy a walk down history lane, and then help plan the path forward.
January 2017 - Mary Jo Blackwood
March 2017 - Open
May 2017 - Open
For more information or to register for any of these events contact Lisa Balbes.