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KEELY G. SAVOIE E M PL O Y M E N T

2005-Present, Freelance writer and editor Manage multiple deadlines to deliver clear, incisive copy in a variety styles for a roster of regular clients. Manage ongoing relationships with diverse clients, editors and writers. Current client list includes:  Prevention.com  Columbia University  American Physiological Society  Paradysz Media  Parents.com. Past publications have included: The American Prospect, Clamor Magazine, Chicago Sun-Times, Bitch Magazine and Extra! Magazine.  Essay published in 50 Ways to Support Gay and Lesbian Equality (Inner Ocean Press, 2005).  Two essays published in BitchFest (Farrar, Giroux & Strauss, 2006).  Featured blogger for Women In Media and News covering science, medicine, and feminism.  Writer and editor on medical and scientific topics for Choice!, the online public education magazine of Planned Parenthood Federation of America.  Writer and editor of quarterly direct mail donor appeals, and writer of all technical and scientific materials, including news briefs and scientist profiles for the Weizmann Institute of Science.  Writer of promotional copy for Southern Illinois University Press.

2007-2011, Science Writer and Senior Media Liaison The American Thoracic Society, New York Managed science communications and media relationships for the American Thoracic Society  Developed press releases and media guides for the ATS annual conference, ATS white papers and research appearing in ATS journals.  Cultivated and maintained media contacts with interest in ATS news and research.  Managed and oversaw press room and related logistics for the American Thoracic Society Annual Conference.  Produced and edited multimedia content related to the annual conference, research and white papers. Wrote letters to the editor, newsletter articles and op-eds with respect to positions of the Society on matters of public interest.  Managed freelance contributors for press releases.

January 2005- April 2007, Story Finder, Writer, and Researcher Rumors of Our Progress Have Been Greatly Exaggerated (by Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney. Rodale Press, 2008)

August 2001- December 2004, Science Writer, Proposal Manager American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York E D U C A T IO N

M.A., Science Journalism, New York University, 2001

M.A., Biology, Boston University, MA, 1999

B.A., Psychology (with High Honors), Marlboro College, VT, 1994


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