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Job type: Full-time Position
Location: Washington, DC
Position: Senior Staff Writer, Clinical & Research News
Organization: American Psychiatric Association
Date posted: 08/08/18

Are you a self-starter with a nose for news, an inquisitive mind, and a desire to contribute to a medical field dedicated to improving the lives of people with mental illness? Would you like to work with like-minded individuals on this mission? The American Psychiatric Association is looking for a talented and enthusiastic science writer with expertise in pharmacology for its print and electronic news products who takes pride in translating scientific findings into engaging prose to educate psychiatrists about the latest findings in the field as well as inform them about news in related areas that impact the practice of psychiatry. The ideal candidate knows how to communicate clearly, can work independently and in a team environment under tight deadlines, and enjoys developing original ideas for news and feature articles. A Pharm.D. degree is highly desired, and photographic and video skills are a plus.

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