sGwen Murphy, PhD, owner and principal medical writer of Murphy Medical Writing LLC, has been in scientific and medical publishing for over a decade.
Dr. Murphy has been a freelance medical writer since 2013. She founded Murphy Medical Writing LLC with a vision of providing exceptional service and accurate, reliable and timely regulatory, medical and scientific writing for pharmaceutical and biotech companies, as well as for consumers.
The focus at Murphy Medical Writing LLC is regulatory writing and health writing. Dr. Murphy is familiar with several therapeutic areas including cardiology, immunotherapy, immunology, genetics and women's health.
Dr. Murphy holds a PhD in biochemistry from the University of Colorado at Boulder. As a staff medical writer and R&D/nonclinical scientist at ARCA biopharma, Inc. (Broomfield, CO) for six years, Dr. Murphy authored, co-authored, edited and/or reviewed clinical and nonclinical regulatory documents, peer-reviewed journal articles, and clinical and nonclinical study reports. She was project manager for an FDA advisory committee meeting preparation project, and managed freelance medical writers during quality review of an NDA. Dr. Murphy worked with business development to develop materials for potential buyers of IP assets. She has held leadership positions on the board of the Rocky Mountain chapter of the American Medical Writer's Association (AMWA-RMC), and is currently the events co-director (2019-20).