Kathryn Nelson Emily, BA, ELS

KMN Communications LLC

Clear and precise medical editing and ESL author editing


Kathryn Nelson Emily, BA, ELS
E-mail: kathy@clearandprecise.com
Telephone: +1 (904) 891-9253 or (864) 810-0662
Website: www.clearandprecise.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/kathynelsonemily


  • Author’s editing, developmental editing, analytical editing, substantive editing, copyediting
  • ESL editing (for authors whose first language is not English)
  • Quality assurance for regulatory documents


  • Manuscripts for submission to scientific publications and peer-reviewed journals
  • Grant and fellowship applications, reports, and monographs
  • Abstracts, posters, and slide presentations
  • Book chapters, reviews


  • Mayo Clinic trained
  • More than 25 years of experience in writing and editing complex manuscripts and regulatory documents in clinical research and the pharmaceutical industry
  • More than 7 years as a freelancer
  • Certified Editor in the Life Sciences, Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS)
  • American Medical Writers Association Core Curriculum Pharmaceutical and Advanced Certificates
  • Bilingual English and German
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Minnesot


  • Council of Science Editors
  • American Medical Writers Association
  • Board of Editors in the Life Sciences

Please visit http://www.clearandprecise.com/ for additional information.

Updated October 10, 2017