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A copy of my full curriculum vitae can be found here

GW Pharmaceuticals Ltd. 2011 – 2018

Senior Medical Writer / Medical Writer

  • Part of the core advisory committee team and co-authored the clinical pharmacology modules for the recently approved Epidiolex® new drug application
  • Diverse subject area expertise including but not limited to neurology, oncology, metabolomics, cellular and molecular biology, and pharmacology (clinical and non-clinical)
  • Managed a small team of writers and vendors to ensure the delivery of high-quality scientific content
  • Researched and reviewed a variety of documents including peer‑reviewed manuscripts, conference abstracts, posters and slide decks
  • Authored, reviewed and quality checked a wide variety of regulatory documents including common technical documents, clinical study reports, clinical study protocols, investigator brochures, and investigational new drug applications
  • Maintained professional relationships with key opinion leaders and vendors
  • Authored standard operating procedures and company style guideline
  • Frequently mentored new medical writers

Academic Qualifications

PhD, Biomedical Science (Pharmacology)

University of Aberdeen


BSc Hons, Neuroscience – Carl Zeiss Award for best overall performance

University of Dundee

Professional Memberships

I have been an active member of the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA; www.EMWA.org) since 2012 and have undertaken 6 Advanced EMWA workshops and 4 Foundation EMWA workshops.