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Lori is a talented writer who invests passion in every piece, whether it is a brief Web-based article or a book-length project. She is adept at writing for a variety of audiences (professional and lay) and purposes (informational, marketing, corporate), capturing and conveying the necessary tone and essence. In researching topics, her strong interpersonal skills enable her to talk comfortably with physicians and other health care professionals. Her work has earned publications awards and the praise of physicians across the country. Samples of works without links are available on request.

Scientific Meeting Coverage
2005 Scientific Assembly of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
September 28-October 1, 2005, San Francisco, California (contracted by AAFP)

2005 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
May 13-17, 2005, Orlando, Florida (contracted by ASCO)
Targeted therapy and practice-changing findings are highlights of 2005 ASCO Annual Meeting. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(5):1
Progress in the molecular selection of treatment and prediction of outcomes. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(3):2A
High-quality care is theme of Presidential Address. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(3).
Toremifene reduces risk of prostate cancer. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(2).

2004 Educational Conference, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
October 13-17, 2004, Baltimore, Maryland (contracted by Lumina Publishing)
Chronic hepatitis B guidelines. LPG Conference Proceedings. Dec. 2004:1-2.
Issues in drug compliance. LPG Conference Proceedings. Dec. 2004:3.
Evidence-based medicine. LPG Conference Proceedings. Dec. 2004:1, 6.

Scientific Summaries
Metastatic breast cancer (for sales training primer)
Cancer prevention. In: Roth BJ (ed). 2005 Annual Meeting Summaries. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2005: in press.
Health services research. In: Roth BJ (ed). 2005 Annual Meeting Summaries. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2005: in press.
Plenary Session II. In: Roth BJ (ed). 2005 Annual Meeting Summaries. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2005: in press.
Plenary Session III. In: Roth BJ (ed). Annual Meeting Summaries. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2005: in press.
Advances in treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (for sales training primer)
EGFR mutations predict response—now what? In: Johnson DH (ed). 2004 Annual Meeting
Summaries. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2004: 199-201.

Scientific Books
Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes. Handbooks in Health Care, in press (contracted ghost writer)

"Soft" News and Features for Health Care Professionals

Debate over CPOE continues. J Oncol Pract. 2005;2:70.
Efficient staffing patterns. J Oncol Pract. 2005;2:43-44.
Cancer prevention gains enhanced focus at Meeting. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(1).
ASCO recognizes Sharon B. Murphy, MD, for scientific leadership. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(2).
Inaugural issue of Journal of Oncology Practice now available. ASCO Daily News. 2005;8(3).
ASCO clinical trials workshop provides guidance for community practices. J Oncol Pract. 2005;1:8-11.
ASCO releases guidelines on treatment of androgen-sensitive prostate cancer. ASCO Daily News. 2004;7(3):11A.
ASCO's mission and members' needs drive ASCO programs. ASCO Daily News. 2004;7(1):10A.

Annual Reports
ASCO Annual Reports, 2000 to 2004 (2003-2004 edition earned Merit Award from the Society of Technical Communication in the 2004 Publications Competition)

Articles and Guides for Lay Audiences
Screening can prevent common reproductive cancer. Today's Tomorrows. Tampa, Fl: Moffitt Cancer Center, in press
Drug interactions: combining drugs can be beneficial – or harmful. Today's Tomorrows. Tampa, Fl: Moffitt Cancer Center, in press
ASCO Patient Guide: Follow-Up Care for Colorectal Cancer. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2002.
ASCO Patient Guide: Preventing and Treating Nausea and Vomiting Caused by Cancer Treatment. Alexandria, Va: American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2001.

Web-Based Articles
Two oncology fellows receive top Merit Awards
EPEC-O Train-the-Trainer Workshop
New workshop focuses on anticancer agent development
ASCO publishes updated core curriculum outline
NCI to host Webcast on nanotechnology

Scholarly Article
Cicero's arrangement in scientific writing. Issues Writing. 1989;2(1):72-91.