Key Attributes

  • Communicates medical and scientific contents clearly and accurately
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented; committed to producing high-quality work
  • Extensive research experience


Professional Experience

Freelance Medical Writer 2010- present

  • Clinical evaluation reports, annual reports for premarket approval applications, clinical study reports
  • Continuing medical education materials
  • Manuscript preparation, data analysis, scientific review, fact checking/QC


Research Scientist 

Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus OH (2009-2015)

University of Pennsylvania (1999-2009)

Bayer AG, Central Research Department, Germany (1997-98)

  • Developed independent research; laboratory manager
  • Author/co-author of 26 peer reviewed publications and first author of 5 book chapters/reviews.
  • Conception and writing of grant applications: co-authored 3 funded NIH grants.
  • Regulatory documents for institutional review boards



Ph.D., Biochemistry. University of Heidelberg, Germany (1997)

Master of Science, Biology. University of Heidelberg (1993)

Bachelor of Science. University of Heidelberg (1990)

Scholarship of the German National Merit Foundation (1990-1993)



American Medical Writers Association; member since 2011