Baby on the Way, Bottom Line/Health, Bottom Line/Personal, Bottom Line/Women's Health, Consumer Reports on Health, Family Circle, First for Women, Fitness, Glamour, Healthy Woman, In Touch Weekly, Johns Hopkins White Papers, McCall's, More, New Woman, Parenting, Prevention's Guide to Weight Loss, Quilter's Home, Reader's Digest, Redbook, Self, Shape, She, The Female Patient, Today's Health and Wellness,Through the Needle, US Air Magazine, Vegetarian Times, Washington Woman, Weight Watchers Magazine, Woman's Day
Writer, Editor, On-Air Spokesperson
Write lifestyle, health, nutrition, fitness, craft, pet, entertainment and relationship features and bits for these national magazines and newsletters. Also occasionally appear on various television programs as a writer/spokesperson.
Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, Delaware Media Group, MBK Associates, Menopause Alliance, National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health, National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unintended Pregnancy, PROmedica Communications
Writer, Editor, Reporter
Write and edit continuing
education, patient education, and other materials for health
professionals for these organizations and companies. Cover meetings,
write executive summaries, create newsletters, monographs, web copy,
slide sets, etc. Work with an artist to oversee layout of print and web
materials. Manage other writers and editors in the creation of
publications, perform literature searches and help to craft proposals
and needs assessments.
Amazon.com, Ciaomed.org, Foundation for Better Health Care (FBHC), Netfolio.com,Today's Health and Wellness, Women's Wire
Write medical monographs for FBHC and medical articles for Ciaomed.org. Wrote book reviews for Amazon.com. Wrote health and financial articles for netfolio.com (now defunct) and a weekly women’s health column for Women's Wire (now part of ivillage.com).
Craft to Heal: Soothing Your Soul with Sewing, Painting, and Other Pastimes
Book Editor and Writer
Collaborate with authors on book proposals, as well as ghostwrite and edit book proposals and book copy on health, diet, relationship, sexuality and other topics.
Wrote copy for AMC Television movie classics program Behind the Screen.
The Smart Guide to Boosting Your Energy
Wrote this consumer book, published by John Wiley & Sons in 1999.
Helped to create, wrote and edited 68-page guidebooks for consumers on safe drug use. The guidebooks are distributed through drugstore chains nationwide.
PW Communications, Inc.
Edited all single-sponsor medical publications in the CONVENTION REPORTER series, which was devoted to coverage of medical meetings; supervised two staff members and numerous freelancers; assisted in promotional and development activities; wrote proposals; interacted with clients regarding editorial needs and objectives; and coordinated publication with art, production and sales departments. Frequently covered medical meetings as a reporter and wrote articles. Hired as associate editor and promoted.
Appeared in film, television and theatre projects, and commercials.
Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, Boston University College of Communication. Major, Communications. Minor, Psychology.
Listed in "Who's Who of American Women." Recipient of 2004 Health Information Resource Center Silver Award for article on cervical cancer and human papilloma virus, published in Shape magazine in 2003.
Member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and the Screen Actor's Guild (inactive).