Kari Skinningsrud MS (Chem)
Kari is an experienced freelance medical writer who works mainly with medical communication and training, particularly manuscript writing. She has given workshops on manuscript writing at several universities in different countries, gives EMWA workshops on manuscript writing, grant-writing and cross-cultural communication, and currently serves on EMWA’s Professional Development Committee (since 2013). During 2004–09 she was a member of EMWA’s Executive Committee. She is bilingual Canadian/Norwegian, has a MSc in biochemistry, has worked for more than 10 years in clinical development in pharmaceutical industry, and is currently a regular writing consultant for a medical device company.