If you’re looking for a list of organizations that might be in the market for freelance medical writers, the ORG Directories are good places to start.
ORG is an important resource for medical writers for two reasons: first, to help you decipher the myriad acronyms you will either come across or seek; and second, to put these societies on your radar so you can be proactive in looking them up or seeking
to expand your client base.
This invaluable resource includes 5 sections:
docORG – A directory of 436 medical specialty societies
nurseORG – A directory of 130 nursing specialty societies
dentalORG – A directory of 67 dental specialty societies
alliedhealthORG – A directory of 143 allied health specialty societies
camORG – A directory of 124 complementary and alternative medicine societies
You will find that ORG is as user friendly as possible. The website addresses are hyperlinked and will open the website in your browser. For easy searching, all of the entries are alphabetized according to acronym. And, if you want to find all
the organizations in a certain category, simply type a keyword into the search window in
the Adobe® Acrobat® or Adobe® Acrobat® Reader toolbar. This will bring you to each
organization in the directory that matches your keyword.
Enjoy this free and expansive list of medical specialty societies and related websites.