AMWA Mid-America Chapter



 The Mid-America chapter of the American Medical Writer's Association providesa quarterly newsletter (latest issue Fall 2014) that details our activities. Those of us in the St Louis region also get together on a regular basis.

Upcoming TechWriteSTL Luncheons

2015 January 13th, Tuesday 11:30am - "Comparing and Contrasting Hourly vs. Lump Sum Rates" by Nick Russell
Sweet Tomatoes, 1 Block West of Lindbergh on Olive, 10401 Olive Blvd., Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Freelance writers and editors often find themselves wondering how to charge clients so that it is fair to both parties involved. Lump sums and hourly rates are the most common ways a freelancer may be paid. Deciding whether to charge a lump sum or hourly rate may be dependent on factors such as: project scope, client preference, or personal preference. In order to decide on the method of payment that best suits you, it is important to know the pros and cons of each.

2015 March - "Breaking into Regulatory Writing" by Lauren Garfield

2015 May - open

2015 July - open

2015 September - Annual St Louis Area Chapter Dinner with Speaker

2015 - November

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


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