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Lorena has 14 years of professional experience in medical writing and editing, and in creating branding and strategic advertising content.

She specialises in pharmaceuticals (drug development and market access), immuno-oncology, health and healthcare, medical imaging, medical technology, and the future of healthcare.

As a medical writer, Lorena works with medical communication agencies and pharmaceutical companies on global value dossiers (GVDs), global evidence dossiers (GEDs), key value message (KVM) development and testing, value stories, manuscripts for publication in medical journals, abstracts and posters for conferences, advisory board meeting reports, slide decks, product support material, and educational/training content.

She covers a broad spectrum of therapy areas, including oncology, immunology, neurology, cardiology, diabetes, and rheumatology.

Her clients include leading medical communication agencies, CROs, pharmaceutical companies, and healthcare organisations.

In the area of copywriting, Lorena creates B2B/B2C content including white papers, advertorials, and other content marketing materials.

Her medical journalism work appears in the Times, Guardian and Independent newspapers, Pharmaceutical Market Europe, the Economist Intelligence Unit, Pharmafocus, InPharmacy and the Pharmaceutical Journal.

Lorena is a member of the European Medical Writers Association (EU), the Medical Journalists' Association (UK) and the Association of Health Care Journalists (USA).

Key Skill:Journalist Experience:Senior

Other Skills:Journalist (Senior), Feature Writing (Senior), Business / Corporate (Junior), Education (Senior), Health (Senior), Information Technology (Senior), Lifestyle (Senior), Medical (Senior), Copywriter (Senior), Business / Commercial (Senior), Health (Senior), Lifestyle (Senior), Medical (Senior), Technology (Senior), Marketer (Senior), Strategy (Senior), Brand Development (Senior), Researchers (Senior), Technical Author (Senior)



Seven technological innovations that will revolutionise healthcare
Future of healthcare
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Mobile healthcare technology
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Published in The Times and on Raconteur
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Your evidence-based checklist to long-lasting happiness
Personal improvement article for nurses - Alzheimer's Care Guide, Freiberg Press Inc. (USA)
What makes a compassionate caregiver, and how to become one
Inservice training article for nurses; published in Alzheimer's Care Guide, Freiberg Press Inc. (USA)
Breast cancer treatment - the next advances
Feature article on new drug treatments for breast cancer; published in Pharmafocus, Wiley-Blackwell (UK)
Smart technology set to be the next revolution in autism learning
News article on new technologies and autism published in The Independent newspaper and the Media Planet's website.
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Beating the stroke challenge
Feature article looking at the role of pharmacists in the delivery of quality stroke care; published in InPharmacy.
VNS gives hope to those with difficult-to-control seizures
News article about vagal nerve stimulation as an adjunctive treatment for the management of seizures that don't respond to medication; published in The Guardian newspaper.
Facing up to the diabetes challenge; Managing and preventing Type 2 diabetes with diet and activity
Facing up to the diabetes challenge: Interview-based feature about the challenges of living with Type 1 diabetes; published in The Independent newspaper.

Managing and preventing Type 2 diabetes with diet and activity: Feature article; published in The Independent newspaper.