Christine started her career as a Liberal Studies lecturer in the UK. After moving to Denmark, she taught English, both language and literature, and worked for the British Council. Until recently, she was Assistant Editor of APMIS (Journal of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology). She ran the editorial office, progressed manuscripts from submission to publication, dealt with authors, editors and reviewers, and had considerable experience revising, copyediting, and proofreading manuscripts. She now teaches courses in medical writing for PhD students and others interested in improving their language and communication skills.
Gevene Hertz BA, MA, PhD
Gevene has a research background in experimental and mathematical psychology, and in the neurophysiology of vision. Her collaborations in the US, UK, and Denmark have given her extensive experience not only in writing articles for scientific journals but also in editing the work of her co-authors. Her recent experience includes almost 13 years as Senior Editor and Technical Writer for BK Medical, where her responsibilities included editing clinical notes written by physicians as well as establishing style guidelines and ensuring consistent terminology.
Joan is a physicist with wide experience in the teaching of science and physics in the UK. In addition to her teaching activities, she has served for many years as an examiner for both British and international boards. Her work as principal examiner has focused on advanced-level practical physics. Her revision of textbooks and writing and revision of examination papers have all involved extensive editing work to promote more effective scientific communication.
Bobby Brown BSc Hons, PhD
Bobby studied biochemistry at the University of Glasgow where he worked for over 20 years as a technician, PhD student, and postdoctoral research scientist. He has a PhD in plant molecular genetics and has co-authored manuscripts, peer-reviewed articles for publication in scientific journals, and presented his research as a speaker at conferences in the UK and USA. He has also written conference abstracts and designed slide kits and poster presentations for the medical/healthcare industry. He is now a freelance medical writer and regularly edits manuscripts written by non-native English speakers.
Stephen Gilliver, BSc, MRes, PhD
Stephen Stephen was formerly a researcher at the University of Manchester and an associate lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University. In 2010 he moved to Sweden, initially working as both a trainee editor at a small medical journal publisher in Uppsala and a freelance copy editor. He was then appointed Science Editor at the Center for Primary Health Care Research in Malmö, where he edited draft manuscripts and lectured on scientific writing. He is now a senior medical writer at TFS, a contract research organisation based in Lund. Among other things, he writes manuscripts, CSPs (clinical study protocols) and CSRs (clinical study reports). He is a member of the European Medical Writers Association and Co-Editor of its journal Medical Writing.
write better manuscripts
Medical Manuscripts specializes in providing courses for PhD students and other researchers interested in improving their English language and writing skills.
For further information on current courses or to arrange an in-house course please contact Christine Møller.