Medical Writing & Editing

Advancing patient care with evidence-driven content


Janna Afanasjeva, PharmD, BCPS

I am a medical writer and drug information pharmacist with over 8 years of experience in medical content development. I primarily collaborate with pharmaceutical companies (and intermediaries) to deliver clinical regulatory documents, scientific publications, and materials for medical communications. My prior clinical experience in clinical and research settings aids me with writing effective documents for health care professionals. I strive to provide excellent service to my clients by delivering high quality projects within the specified timeframe.

Clinical Areas of Expertise:

  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Neurology
  • Pharmacy
  • Inflammatory and autoimmune diseases
  • Infectious diseases
  • Others

Background highlights

  • PharmD University of Minnesota
  • PGY1 residency in Pharmacy Practice at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
  • PGY2 residency in Drug Information at Kaiser Permanente, Downey, CA
  • 7+ years work experience in medical writing and drug information
  • 3+ years work experience as a clinical pharmacist
  • Dedicated to continuing education to expand skillset by taking courses focusing on medical and regulatory writing.
  • In my free time, I enjoy traveling, learning about psychology, and spending time with my family and friends.

Let’s connect via Contact or LinkedIn.     


Clinical Regulatory

  • Clinical Study Protocols & Amendments
  • Informed Consent Forms
  • Statistical Analysis Plans
  • Investigator Brochures
  • Clinical Study Reports
  • Responses to FDA and EMA

Medical information

  • Standard Response Letters
  • FAQs
  • Dossiers
  • Drug monographs

Scientific Publications

  • Manuscripts (peer-reviewed)
  • Review articles
  • White papers (strategic)
  • Posters
  • Abstracts
  • Literature searches

Editing Services

  • Adherence to the 11th edition of AMA style
  • Annotation
  • Fact checking
  • Heavy and light editing
  • Clinical content review


Publications (supported as a medical writer, please see acknowledgments):

Publications (as one of the authors):

Continuing Education Monograph:

Needs Assessment:

Slide Deck:

News Article:

Frequently Asked Questions:


Please contact me via LinkedIn.