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AMWA NorCal Virtual Meeting
Pharmacology for Medical Writers
Saturday 14 August 2021
11:30 am – 1 pm

Join us for a presentation on aspects of pharmacology of interest to medical writers, led by Chapter member Snehal Mohile.
Snehal will cover the following topics:

  • basic concepts of pharmacology
  • drug sources and effects
  • pharmacokinetics
  • drug safety

This meeting will be of interest to medical writers who address a broad range of audiences about the role of pharmacology in patient care and clinical research.

Snehal Mohile, MBBS, CPhT, is a clinical research coordinator at Stanford University School of Medicine in the Department of Urology and is responsible for managing Phase III clinical trials for the National Cancer Institute. Snehal holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from University of Mumbai, India, and pursued coursework in a Doctor of Medicine in Pharmacology.

The Zoom link can be found in the Chapter-wide invitation. Contact Maggie Norris (Email: program-chair (at) amwancal.org).

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