A medical value communication specialist familiar with both British and American English usage and audiences, Lorena has over 15 years of professional experience in medical writing, copywriting and editing. She works across a broad range of therapy areas with clients in market access, medical communications, pharma industry, clinical research, and marketing and advertising.
Alongside her work in medical writing and copywriting, Lorena has published extensively as a medical journalist in national newspapers and other print and online media outlets. Her work features in the Times and Sunday Times, the Independent, the European Medical Journal (EMJ), the Pharmaceutical Journal, Pharmaceutical Market Europe, Pharmafocus and Pharmafile, among others.
Lorena is a member of the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA), the Association of British Science Writers (ABSW) and the Medical Journalists Association (MJA). She has a master's degree in science–specialising in drug development, medical imaging and neurodegenerative disorders–and a bachelor's degree (Hons) in natural sciences. She has academic laboratory research experience in drug development and has trained as a journalist, gaining qualifications in the UK and US.
Lorena speaks English and Italian; she is based in Henley-on-Thames (Oxfordshire) in the UK.