AMWA Mid-America Chapter



The Mid-America chapter of the American Medical Writer's Association was founded in 1985. We publish a quarterly newsletter (latest issue Summer 2016) , and hold regular in-person meetings. The Board of Directors also holds regular meetings by teleconference, and minutes of those meetings are available.

Chapter Dinner in Denver

The AMWA Mid-America chapter dinner at the 2016 AMWA Medical Writing and Communication Conference will be held on Friday October 7th at Rio Grande (1525 Blake Street, Denver, CO). Attendees will meet in the lobby of the Sheraton Denver Downtown hotel at 6:30 pm and travel together to the restaurant via the 16th Street Free MallRide shuttle for a 7 pm reservation. Please contact Joanne McAndrews ( to RSVP for this event. Attendees will pay for their own food and beverages.

Upcoming TechWriteSTL Luncheons

Wednesday, Nov 9 (NOTE NEW DATE)- Where Have We Been, and Where Do You Want to Go?
The Egg and I (11692 Manchester Road, Des Peres, MO 63131), 11:30am
Joann McAndrews and Lisa Balbes will lead a retrospecitve analysis of what TechWriteSTL has done over the last 10 years, followed by an interactive discussion of where the group should go in the future. Come enjoy a walk down history lane, and then help plan the path forward.

January 2017 - Mary Jo Blackwood

March 2017 - Open

May 2017 - Open

For more information or to register for any of these events contact Lisa Balbes.

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