Medical Research and Writer
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Require writer to have good medical research skills and knowledge, able to research, interpret medical reports and collate specific information. The Medical data will need to be translated and explained for a broader audience who may not have any medical background knowledge. The book will be available and read by the general public.
Topic / Medical Area – Sleep Disorder
Target Audience – General public who do not have a depth of medical knowledge, do have good grasp of English language and are educated, but need medical terminology explained. Typically they will be individuals who are either parents, family members, and/or friends who are concerned for someone they care about, or they, themselves who have issues with sleep.
Book - e-book format for digital and print
Content – Subject titles will be outlined with more detail to the successful applicants shortlist.
Bibliography – mandatory inclusion
Style – authoritative, clear, factual, medical terminology used to be explained into layman’s terms (easy for most people with good grasp of English to understand), statistics used to support facts are to be shown and explained, medical data interpreted and explained.
Data - Graphs and diagrams important where applicable. All statistical data needs to be referenced with source noted.
Size and Length – It is important to note that the content quality is of the highest importance over length. As a general guideline 30,000 to 50,000 words which translates at approximately 450- 500 words per page to between 60 to 100+ pages. This will not include the contents and bibliography pages.
Pictures, Diagrams, Graphs & Charts – diagrams, graphs and charts to support the data will be expected as an inclusion. Pictures are optional and can be a point of discussion.
Applicant Skill Requirements
Essential Skills: good written English, medical terminology & concept knowledge
Desirable Skills: medical qualifications and /or significant experience in the medical field.
Quote Requirement: It is essential to quote on a fixed price estimate, as well as giving an indication of the time you will require and have available to complete the assignment. We will be flexible with budget for cost and time for the right applicant with the appropriate skills.
This is part of larger project and we expect that there will be more assignments to follow depending on the quality of work for this assignment
Skills: research, english, data-collection