Ann Conti Morcos, MA, ELS

Freelance Medical Writing and Editing


Ann Conti Morcos, MA, ELS MorcosMedia™
Telephone: (504) 418-3299


  • Writing (scientific and general reading level)
  • Editing (all levels) for grammar, style, syntax, sentence structure, spelling, conciseness, consistency and format according to journal/media guidelines
  • Proofreading
  • Writing and rewriting
  • ESL-Specialized in working with non-native English speaker medical professionals


  • Abstracts
  • Book chapters
  • Conference proceedings
  • Informed Consents
  • Manuscripts for submission to medical peer-reviewed journals
  • News, feature articles
  • Newsletters
  • Posters
  • PowerPoint slide presentations
  • Protocols
  • Web content


  • Master of Arts degree in English with a specialty in linguistics
  • Publishing professional for >30 years
  • Freelance writer/editor since 1999
  • Board Certified as an Editor in the Life Sciences (ELS)
  • American Medical Writers Association Core Curriculum Certificates: Writing and Editing; Multidisciplinary Programs
  • Council of Science Editors (Annual Meeting Editor, Science Editor 1998-2005); Short Course for Manuscript Editors, Short Course for Journal Editors)


  • Council of Science Editors
  • Board of Editors in the Life Sciences
  • American Medical Writers Association
  • European Association of Science Editors
  • Houston Writers Guild
  • Houston Writers House
  • Mystery Writers of America

Updated January 11, 2018