Writing, editing, researching, proofreading, on-camera work, publicity, project management

Freelance Experience


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.

1997-PRESENT,, Foundation for Better Health Care (FBHC),,Today's Health and Wellness, Women's Wire

Web Writer

Write medical monographs for FBHC and medical articles for Wrote book reviews for Wrote health and financial articles for (now defunct) and a weekly women’s health column for Women's Wire (now part of


Craft to Heal: Soothing Your Soul with Sewing, Painting, and Other Pastimes

Wrote this consumer self-help book about the mental, physical, and spiritual benefits of pursuing a hobby, published by Wheatmark, Inc. in 2005.


For Various Authors
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.


AMC Television
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.


Medizine, Inc.
Senior Writer/Editor
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.
Editor/ Writer

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.


Various Productions

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).



Nancy Monson


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