A Raquel Billionesbig round of applause to Raquel Billiones, PhD, our senior director and head of medical writing in Europe! She was recently elected into the executive committee of the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA) as honorary secretary.

Raquel is a medical writer and life scientist with more than 20 years experience in scientific research and teaching and medical writing. Her expertise lies in preparing and editing regulatory and scientific documents for a wide range of therapeutic areas, including oncology, diabetology, autoimmune diseases and cardiovascular medicine.

According to its website, EMWA is a network of professionals that represents, supports and trains medical communicators in Europe. The group is a not-for-profit organization with over 1,000 members from 39 different countries (including 12 countries outside Europe), and includes academics and professionals working in-house or freelance for pharmaceutical and medical communications companies, research institutes, and in the field of scientific journalism.

The achievements of our experts continue to amaze us. Congrats, Raquel!