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Melissa Waine

Medical writer and editor
grant writer 
healthcare communicator

Looking for high-quality, evidence-based medical and healthcare content for your audience?


Melissa writes clear and concise content for some of Australia's leading healthcare companies, research institutes, not-for-profit organisations and universities as well as for medical specialists, GPs, healthcare professionals, consumers and the general public.

Services offered include:

  • Medical and health writing for your book, website, journal, blog, speech, manual, newsletter, grant proposal, interview, report or online education module

  • Medical editing and proofreading of your medical and healthcare content, journal manuscript, book or eBook

  • Translation of complex medical research and scientific terminology into clear and concise content for your target audience

  • Grant writing and editing for medical research (NHMRC), government programs, government tenders, NDIS, business development and community grants


Recent work includes:

  • Medical copywriting

  • Book ghostwriting, editing and proofreading

  • Report writing, editing and project managing

  • Blogs, research reviews, journal articles, magazine articles and newspaper articles

  • Patient handouts, flyers, booklets, books and eBooks

  • Literature reviews

  • Website copywriting

  • Website content refreshment/ rewriting

  • Content creation for consumer-facing healthcare projects

  • Online education for healthcare professionals, including booklets and CPD courses

  • Reports and technical manuals 

  • Symposium medical writing to showcase conference presentations

  • Medical writing and editing for a Western audience

  • Technical and academic manuscript editing

  • Grant and Fellowship writing and editing

  • Editing for PhD and Masters students

  • Advisory board projects


AURA 2023: Fifth Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health


Heart Foundation website and My Heart My Life content

Crohn's and Colitis National Action Plan


Sydney Morning Herald 30 July 2019

Sydney Morning Herald 14 March 2022


Agilex Biolabs website

General surgeon's website

FemmePharma evidence-based blog

FemmePharma breast cancer and treatment effects

Why partner with me?

My clients know that high-quality writing and editing in medical, healthcare and research fields requires a strong scientific background, writing expertise, a track record of executing writing projects and knowledge of relevant guidelines and regulations such as AHPRATGA and MA.

My clients include organisations such as:


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Movember SpeakEasy
Jeans for Genes
Australian Physiotherapy Association
Australian Dental Association
University of Queensland
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Agilex Biolabs
Royal Hospital for Women
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Melissa has 17+ years of experience in research, writing and editing for pharmaceutical companies, healthcare communication agencies, not-for-profit organisations, start-ups, research institutes, government bodies, universities and private individuals. 


Her academic background is in science (molecular biology) and commerce (economics).


A native English speaker, Melissa is based in Sydney and provides remote services to a global clientele. She also has experience working with people for whom English is not their first language. 


Melissa is a member of the Australian Medical Writers Association. 


Keywords: Medical Writing, Medical Editing, Medical Copywriting, Healthcare Content, Genetics, Healthcare, Mental Health, Cardiovascular, Heart Health, Heart Attack, Vaccination, Asthma, Feminine Health, Wound Care, Indigenous Health, Infection, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Gut Health, Chronic Kidney Disease, Diabetes, Dementia, Bipolar Disorder, Mental Health, Hearing, Cancer, Chronic Kidney Disease, Diabetes, Disability, NDIS, Immunisation, Education, Medical Devices, Inflammation, POCT, Biosimilars, Bioanalysis, Regulated Bioanalysis, Antimicrobial Resistance, Telomere Biology, Aging Research, GP Education, Proteomics, Personalised Medicine, Precision Medicine, Healthcare Professional Education, Nurse Education, Online Education, E-Detailers, Literature Review, Editing, Manuscript writing and Editing, Nursing, Blogs, Manuscripts, Grant Writing, NDIS, Patient Information, Patient Ebooks, Patient Fact Sheets, Newspapers, Grant Writing, Grant Editing, Literature Reviews, Blogs, Website Content, Evidence-Based Research.

ABN: 59067694079


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