Alison McIntosh BSc (Hons), PhD

Clinipace Clinical Research

Alison has been a medical writer for the pharmaceutical industry for more than 25 years, and has written extensively for regulatory authorities, and other audiences. Alison became a medical writer after completing her PhD and a further 5 years of postdoctoral research in molecular virology. She initially joined GlaxoWelllcome (now GlaxoSmithKline) as a medical writer then worked as a freelance medical writer and consultant. Since 2014 Alison has worked for several CROs. Her wealth of experience as a medical writer encompasses many different types of documents including manuscripts, book chapters, and clinical and scientific abstracts, as well as clinical study reports, investigator brochures and other regulatory documents. She has been a workshop leader since 2001 and is a section editor for the EMWA journal Medical Writing as well as a member of the EMWA Special Interest Group on regulatory public disclosure. Alison previously served on the EMWA Professional Development Committee.