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Setting up of the Medical Communications Center (MCC) at Tokyo Women's Medical University

- The role of a medical communicator/writer -

Ann C. Tang

21 April 2004


Objectives of the Medical Communications Center at TWMU
  • To help increase English medical papers with high impact factor at TWMU
  • To facilitate medical communications at TWMU

Network of the Medical Communications Center at TWMU

Work involved within the Medical Communications Center

  • English paper editing - main task
  • Medical Translation - limited
  • Medical Interpretation - very limited
  • Academic Involvement
    • Research - none so far
    • Teaching - none so far
Process of editing services at the Medical Communications Center at TWMU
  • application (paper application and net application)
  • time frame given for editing - the real situation
  • the whole process
Charges of services at the Medical Communications Center at TWMU and how it compares with the same services received from outside of TWMU

Results of the Medical Communications Center at TWMU from Dec 2003 to April 2004


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