WEBINAR: The Power Plan for Career Success: Medical Editing and Writing 6/13/2017

Online (link will be sent prior to the event)

Online Registration only.

Open to anyone

Jump start your career in medical editing and writing by creating a plan. Many students are eager to dive into their career but need some guidance on where to begin. It is important to identify your job search timeline, potential job openings, and networking opportunities to set yourself up for success. This webinar aims to provide helpful tips for students or professionals who are inspired to start a new career path in medical editing and writing.

Learning Objectives:

  • Strategic Planning: Learn how to identify career opportunities and plan your course of action
  • Networking: Understand best practices for networking and how to maximize your time
  • Job Search Tips: Understand the dynamic flow of the workplace to get ahead and make bold career moves


Aleisha GardnerAleisha Gardner is a professional healthcare consultant and highly regarded medical editor and writer. She began her early career as a scientific researcher in ophthalmology and pediatric cardiology laboratories at UW-Hospital and Clinics and later worked in a clinical setting as a medical assistant at an urgent care center in Chicago. Aleisha worked at the American College of Surgeons on the production of the medical literature review Selected Readings in General Surgery and has edited many other publications, including the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Aleisha received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison. She then completed her Master of Science degree at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science (RFUMS) in Health Professions Education. Her strong interpersonal skills and commitment to lifelong learning allowed her to teach as a TA for graduate level students at RFUMS. Aleisha has received recognition for her attentiveness to detail and dedication to editorial project management.

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June 13, 2017
6:00 PM–7:00 PM CST