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Manual for Clinical Trials Nursing Recognized by AMWA

Congratulations go to Monica Bacon and colleagues, editors of the Manual for Clinical Trials Nursing, 2nd Edition, for receiving Honorable Mention in the distinguished 2009 American Medical Writer's Association (AMWA) Medical Book Healthcare Professionals category.

Category: Health Care Professionals (non-physicians)
Title: Manual for Clinical Trials Nursing
Author(s) or Editor(s): Angela D. Klimaszewski, RN, MSN; Monica Bacon, RN; Heidi E. Deininger, PhD, RN; Bertie A. Ford, RN, MS; and Joan G. Westendorp, RN, MSN
Publisher: Oncology Nursing Society

The American Medical Writers Association, founded in 1940, is the leading professional organization for medical communicators. AMWA's mission is to promote excellence in medical communication and to provide educational resources in support of that goal. The book awards were established more than 30 years ago by the AMWA to recognize the best of the best in nonfiction medical writing.

Awards were presented to the author(s) of the best English-language medical book published in 2009 in each of the following 3 categories:

Books for health care professionals-physicians
Books for health care professionals-nonphysician
Books for public or heath care consumers

For a complete list of the winners, please use this link ...