AMWA Mid-America Chapter



The Mid-America chapter of the American Medical Writer's Association was founded in 1985. We publish a quarterly newsletter (latest issue Summer 2017) , and hold regular in-person meetings. The Board of Directors also holds regular meetings by teleconference, and minutes of those meetings are available.

Mid-America Chapter Dinner at the 2017 AMWA Medical Writing & Communication Conference

For the past twelve years, Mid-America chapter members have gathered for dinner on Thursday evenings during the AMWA Medical Writing & Communication Conference.  We always enjoy meeting each other and learning about members’ different backgrounds and work environments. This year’s dinner is planned for Thursday November 2nd in Orlando, FL.  We will dine at Frontera Cocina in the Disney Springs area. There is a free shuttle bus that runs from the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin to the Disney Springs area.  Please email by Friday October 20th if you plan to attend.  Hope to see you there!

Upcoming TechWriteSTL Luncheon

August 29, 6pm - Mindfullness Meditation, Dr Anu French
CJ Muggs in Webster Groves, 6pm
Dr. Anu French, a physician who is board-certified in Pediatrics and Integrative Medicine, will discuss mindfulness as an important tool in self care and the current research on its role in wellness. She will lead everyone through some experiential mindful practices that they can take home and use. The evening will end with a sound healing experience using Dr. French's healing bowls and harmonium.

Nov 2017 - Best (and Worst) Books of 2017, Leslie Neistadt

January 2018 - Business Travel Tips, Lisa Balbes

For more information or to register for any of these events contact Lisa Balbes.

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