AMWA – Carolinas Chapter
American Medical Writers Association – Carolinas

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Spring Conference

Preconference Dinner | Conference Date | AMWA Workshop Options
Open Sessions | Conference Sponsors


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Preconference Dinner

Thursday, May 1 | 6:30-8:30 pm
Tobacco Road Sports Cafe in Chapel Hill

Join us for a preconference dinner at the Tobacco Road Sports Café at 1118 Environ Way in Chapel Hill from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Get to know fellow AMWA members in a relaxed, quiet environment before the conference begins. (The dinner will be held in a private room at the restaurant.) Tobacco Road offers a variety of entrée options and is conveniently located in East54 off Chapel Hill Road (less than a mile from the Friday Center). For restaurant information or directions, visit their website or call (919) 537 8404.


Conference Date

Friday, May 2, 2014 | 7:45am – 5:00pm
Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC

Check out the Registration Brochure.


AMWA Workshop Options

  • How to Write NIH Grants (CP/EW/FL) presented by Karen Potvin Klein, MA, ELS
  • Basics of Health Care Compliance (RR/EW) presented by Joan Nilson
  • Bibliographic Resources for Medical Communicators (ES/G) presented by Joan Nilson
  • Summarizing Clinical Efficacy Data for a New Drug Application (RR) presented by Peggy Boe, RN

Open Sessions

  • Project Management for Regulatory Submissions presented by Michelle M. Patterson, MBA, PMP, and Rick Rogers, MS, PMP
  • PBRERs/PSURs: Bleak House or Great Expectations? presented by Barton Cobert, MD, FACP, FACG
  • AMWA’s Certification Commission—Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going presented by Karen Potvin Klein, MA, ELS
  • How to Get Into Medical Writing – A Panel Discussion with panelists Deana Betterton-Lewis, MS, RAC; Suzanne Lawton, RAC, CCRP; and Robin Stromberg, PhD

Conference Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors, UCB and Synchrogenix.

UCB              Synchrogenix

Are you interested in sponsoring the AMWA Carolinas Spring Conference? Please contact our treasurer Catherine Champagne.

Last modified: April 23, 2014