Healthcare Writing

Colleen Shannon, Freelance Medical Writer

Do you have a story to tell about health?


That’s a job for a specialist. Whether it's print or digital, for patients or professors, I can help with just about any writing or editing project related to health, social care or medicine.

For more than 20 years, publishers, charities, academics and healthcare companies have trusted me to connect with their audiences and get their messages across. I also offer training and mentoring for individuals and teams.

How can I put this experience to work for you? Please get in touch to talk about your goals, in confidence and at no obligation.

BMA Patient Information Awards
Four commendations, 2008 - 2016
Clients: Macmillan Cancer Support, CLIC Sargent, Marie Curie
Guild of Health Writers Awards
Finalist, Online Journalism, 2009
Client: www.babycentre.co.uk
Experience
My clients include the Royal College of Physicians, Macmillan Cancer Support and the British Medical Journal, to name just a few. I also have experience in PR and advertising.
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How I can help
From pitch to publication, I can help with creative and strategic development, research, writing and editing. And I have a journalist's knack for interviews, newsletters and features.
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