Careers in Medical Communication

ADAPT Stage Event Type

Career Specific

Professional Development Topic

Career Exploration or Development
January 24, 2018 -
9:00am to 10:30am


Melissa Christianson, PhD
Medical Writer and Consultant, Whitsell Innovations, Inc.


1105 ABC Scaife Hall, UPMC Conference Center


Melissa Christianson, PhD, medical writer and consultant at Whitsell Innovations, will host an informational session on medical writing careers that combine scientific acumen and writing skills. In this session:

  • Receive an overview of the field of medical communication and discover career opportunities
  • Learn about the Whitsell Internship Program
  • Discover part-time, remote, paid-internship opportunities that are available for Pitt trainees

Whitsell Innovations is a certified woman-owned, full-service medical and scientific writing company headquartered in Chapel Hill, NC.

Sponsoring Entity: 
Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development (DPCD)
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Graduate Students (Doctoral)
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