Senior Medical Translator/Editor
After several years working in health communications and computer technology for Macro International, a US National Institutes of Health contractor, Roland Combes was named Director and main developer of Bibliomed University, an online multilingual portal for continuing medical education in English, Spanish and Portuguese. He joined ServingMed.com in 2005 as a medical editor and is now the Senior Medical Translator.
Barry has been a professional writer for over 30 years. He has written about information technology, science, pharmaceuticals, health insurance, and finance for clients as diverse as IBM, Ciba-Geigy, Apple Computer, Citibank, PepsiCo, Massachusetts Financial Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield and ING Reliastar. As a writer working with ServingMed in Leiden, the Netherlands, he has written hundreds of science and health articles for publication, and he plans to write many hundreds more before he’s done.
Amy Leland has written professionally for 8 years. She got her start covering astronomy-related news for her university’s planetarium website. Since then, Amy has branched out into writing and editing in the business and health fields, working with clients such as eBay, ServingMed.com and Paramount MD. As a writer for Paramount MD, Amy‘s eye for detail and commitment to accuracy have served her well in creating hundreds of highly-regarded patient education pieces for publication.
Sharon Smith, MPH, CHES
Health Education Specialist/Writer
Sharon Smith is a health education specialist and writer of 7 years. After receiving her masters degree in public health and Certified Health Education Specialist designation, she began her writing career by designing worksite wellness programs and health promotion materials for AirTran Airways and the Medical College of Georgia. Sharon’s direct patient interaction and love of writing helps her communicate complex health and medical information in a way that patients, health professionals and the general public can understand and enjoy.