About

 

DeeAnn Visk, PhD

DeeAnn Visk is a medical writer and editor

Medical writer and editor specializing in:

  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • High throughput screening
  • Information technology meets biotechnology
  • Transfection methods
  • High content analysis
  • Genetics
  • Cell Culture
  • Microscopy
  • Immunohistochemistry

For the following types of writing:

  • Scientific peer-reviewed papers
  • News articles
  • Abstracts
  • Posters
  • Technical Notes
  • Website Optimization
  • White Papers

Medical Writing Styles

DeeAnn’s writing style can vary from the formal language used in peer-reviewed scientific journals to a conversational tone.  Depending on her audience, she modulates her pitches to persons with a wide range of background, from PhD scientists, to technical staff, to a general audience.  She has written short abstracts for posters presented at scientific conference, a book length treatise (her dissertation), and peer-reviewed scientific papers.  News articles, including summaries of events, member profiles, and editorials are published in the Association of Women in Science, San Diego Chapter newsletter.

Recently, DeeAnn edited a paper before submission to Drug Discovery Today on the topic of drug repurposing.

Her articles in Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (GEN) can be found from this page:  http://www.genengnews.com/Contributor/DeeAnnVisk/6741/

Professional Associations

DeeAnn Visk is the president of the Association for Women in Science, San Diego chapter.  A member of the San Diego Entrepreneurs Exchange Communications Committee, she also works as a volunteer for several non-profit organizations.  She is a member of the American Medical Writers Association. To check her availability for consulting, please email her at dvisk@deeannvisk.com

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