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Henry D.

Henry D.

Medicine and Health Content Writer

United States

I completed 8 years of formal academic study in Medicine and Human Biology with a demonstrated ability for explaining complex disease processes and medical treatments in lay terms to the general public. I attended the University of California, San Diego and Ross University, School of Medicine. I have further continued my education at the University of Calfornia, Irvine, University of California, Berkeley, Stanford University, and through various online offerings from Udacity and Udemy. I have taught thousands of individuals within and beyond the healthcare profession through hospital presentations, inpatient/outpatient hospital services, direct patient interaction, and self-authored educational content (brochures, pamphlets, posters, etc...).

$60.00 /hr
0 hours

Susan Abraham

Susan Abraham Agency Contractor

Excellence is an attitude !!!

India - Portfolio: 4

I am a trained Physiotherapist and have more than 5 years of experience in writing, editing and proofreading content. I hold an MSc in Applying Physiotherapy from Sheffield Hallam University, UK (research based program). I have written articles, blogs, E book, product descriptions, reviews, academic content etc. I strive to do my best each time and I value the customers feedback and persevere to deliver! My skill-set and my upbeat goal oriented attitude will allow me to add value to any client/publication. I have a small team that is specialized in Editing, Proof reading, writing, photography, technical writing etc.

Associated with: Susan Abraham

85% Job Success
$16.00 /hr
0 hours

Kelli Hansen

Kelli Hansen Agency Contractor

Registered Nurse with Professional Writing Skills

United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

I am a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor's Degree of 17+ yrs. I hold various certifications and work experiences in the healthcare field from home health care to long-term care insurance case management. I have knowledge and expertise in reviewing medical records and creating case chronologies and written documentation of reports. I have written articles on LinkedIn, published a written article in a professional journal, and have recently authored a chapter on Patients' Rights in a legal nursing book set to be published in 2015. I am currently finishing up my Master's degree in Health Care Operations Management. Past work experiences include preparing attorneys for trial with regards to medical record interpretations, medical review/case chronologies, medical/legal research on cases, participating in depositions, and consulting with attorneys and other persons to educate on healthcare topics and standards of care. I currently own a small business in which I provide services for Freelance medical related writing and general nurse consulting. Certifications: Certified Senior Advisor (CSA), Certified Managed Care Nurse (CMCN), Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP), Legal Nurse Consultant- Certificate, Certificate in Patient Advocacy

Associated with: Advocate Nurses, LLC

100% Job Success
$60.00 /hr
12 hours

Nikola Nacev

Nikola Nacev

Academic Researcher & Writer

Macedonia - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

Working as a blogger / writer, I understand that the scientifically informative community enjoys excellently-planned, supported, and conveyed stories. I graduated a MSc. in Biomedical Sciences from KU Leuven, Belgium - ranked among top 100 universities in the Shanghai Uni. Ranking List. As a freelancer, I work in the following fields: - blog writing: Wordpress, HTML, GetResponse (newsletters) - contract academic researcher & writer - statistical analysis of research data, experienced in Excel, SPSS, Image J - graphical summary and preparing written conclusions - willing to quickly learn new software

$15.00 /hr
0 hours

Maha M.

Maha M.

Technical/Medical Writing,Translation English/Arabic,Creative writing

Egypt - Tests: 4

A pharmacist's knowledge based on clinical data with practical experiences in market including community pharmacies and medical centers, oriented towards total patient care & raising their quality of life. Attending courses in glycemic control for DM patients, pharmacovigilance & drug monitoring, pharmaceutical care & clinical pharmacy. I'm glad to help in translation , documentation of records, writing and updating medical, pharmaceutical data & drugs related issues. Excellent English language, written & spoken.

83% Job Success
$8.89 /hr
0 hours

Victoria Zurakowski

Victoria Zurakowski

Write now, right now - I'm a copywriter that cares

United Kingdom - Portfolio: 33

Why me? Why not? Call me the chameleon writer. I'll adapt to your style and voice. I'll create copy that sells. I'll write copy that converts. I'll help you create unique writing. Ebooks, blogs, articles, web copy, press kits, press releases, captivating sales pages, emails...I do it all! From writing about puppies to astrophysics, green tea to dating blog, construction articles to fashion features...I'm the most adaptable writer you'll find on Elance. I take pride in what I do, and I'll treat your work as if it were my own and deliver nothing but quality before the deadline. Being a passionate writer allows me to write with love, leaving you with nothing but 100% satisfaction. - "Let me live, love and say it well in sentences." - Sylvia Plath

88% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
672 hours

Adeks C.

Adeks C.


United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

Adeks C. is a a full-time PROFESSIONAL writer, blogger, editor and designer dedicated to providing clients with Top-Notch Content Writing Service and mind blowing PowerPoint Presentations. I write contents that grabs the Attention of the Reader and benefits the Reader as well as your Business, Website, eBook or Blog. I have helped clients on various writing tasks (article writing,eBook copy writing, medical writing, web content, proof reading, editing, scriptwriting and PowerPoint Presentations) and all other writing jobs. Writing is my area of specialization. I’ve written and made presentations on different topics in different areas of specialization. The way you communicate in writing is extremely important, especially in business, eBooks, and Blog posts. You can be smart, have a great website and still bore your readers with your web content. I will write and tighten up your contents. You'll be proud of the result.

58% Job Success
$20.00 /hr
44 hours

Afnan Bin Haq

Afnan Bin Haq

Doctor, Expert Medical Content Writer

Pakistan - Tests: 4

i am a professional writer and i know the power of words and how to use it especially when the articles are medical and health related. i have been writing for odesk for quite a long period of time and with each passing day, my experience grows in working and so is my writing power. i am professional in writing articles, doing transcriptions and jobs related to facebook and other social media. having a free time due to delay in my post graduate training starting in medicine and allied, i have got quite a free time these days so i can fully dedicate my time to other people works.

83% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
142 hours



Doctor of Medicine and Surgery

Philippines - Tests: 31 - Portfolio: 15

In the first 9 years of my employment, I was involved in the management of health and nutrition researches in the Philippines. Specifically, my worked revolved around the development and writing of health and nutrition researches; their submission to foreign funding agencies; and their implementation when grant(s) is/are procured. In the next 12 years, I was employed in different pharmaceutical companies. I started as clinical research coordinator, followed by being sales and marketing manager, as marketing research consultant, and then as head of a business corporation. After leaving the pharmaceutical industry in mid 2005, I started to have full time medical practice.

100% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
961 hours