Have you bought into the lie that you need an “adult job” before you can begin a career as a freelance health writer? We’re here to bust that myth completely.
You can find opportunities to network and learn, even when the conference is virtual.
In addition to public health agencies, health communicators also have a responsibility to help combat infodemics related to health. So, how can we help?
Avoid the lure of rabbit holes.
Freelance writing need not be synonymous with constantly searching for new clients. Here’s how to tilt the scale in your favour and turn clients into lifetime fans.
Re-examining vaccine hesitancy in light of the current pandemic.
Health writing job interviews often include writing tests. Is that okay – and, if so, how can you conquer the test?
Have an idea for an article but not sure how to pitch it? Here’s how to write an article pitch that gets noticed.
Your career journey is a key selling point – and clients want to know about it.
Hafsa Abdirahman discusses the toll of COVID-19 on Black and Brown communities and the lessons health writers can learn from it.
Discover how to price your work effectively and increase your chances of securing writing jobs.
Want to be a health and medical writer? Discover the essential skills you need – and learn how to develop those you don’t yet have.
Don’t be afraid to send messages to writers you admire. They might respond and teach you something memorable.
Marwa Saleh published her first article, about COVID-19 and burnout, in a Harvard Medical School blog called Lean Forward. Here’s how that happened.
As health writers, we have to do our due diligence to ensure we are citing reliable and scientifically accurate sources.