Evelyn H
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Greenville, SC
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Eve H


Eve H has written extensively about the transformative power of cutting-edge science and medicine. Driven by an insatiable curiosity about what lies ahead for the human race, Eve's published work crosses categories, exploring issues in biology and medicine, bioethics, social issues, end-of-life matters, aging and human-technology interaction. Always at the center of her writings are real men and women seeking to navigate a world that is changing at lightning speed.

Eve has had a long career in science communications. She is past director of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs at the American Psychiatric Association and has served as Director of Pubic Policy Research and Education at the Genetics Policy Institute. Other positions include Public Education director at the Stem Cell Research Foundation, a nonprofit organization promoting biomedical research and education. She is also the former managing editor of The Gerontologist, a scholarly journal that explores the many facets of aging and its impact on society.

Her writings have appeared in newspapers and magazines nationwide, including USA Today, The Palm Beach Post, MIT’s Technology Magazine, on CNN.com, ABC.com, on Vice.com and many others. Eve has written and spoken extensively about the emerging field of stem cell research, publishing the book Stem Cell Wars: Inside Stories from the Front Lines in 2006. The book won a commendation in popular medicine from the British Medical Association. She has written several publications on Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related and degenerative diseases and their impact on patients, families, caregivers and society. Stem Cell Wars has been included in the syllabus in a class on science communications at the University of California at Berkeley, and she is a contributor to the Springer International Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions. Her new book, Beyond Human: How Cutting-Edge Science is Extending Our Lives, was nominated for a Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction. The book was released in August, 2016. She is currently wrapping up a contract with St. Martins Press for a book on social robots. Eve writes a regular blog post for the Regenerative Medicine Foundation, and is available to take on new writing assignments.

Eve has extensive experience with writing and editing gained mostly in the scientific/medical nonprofit world. She can provide content in every medium, including print, electronic, video and social media platforms. She has substantial experience in the writing and implementation of annual reports, educational booklets and pamphlets, fundraising and marketing materials, position papers, white papers, op-eds, talking points and backgrounders, press releases, video public service announcements, social media and website content. She has won numerous awards in a variety of media. Eve is addicted to learning new things and is an expert in making the complicated sound simple in clear and concise language. She throws herself into research and can adapt her writing style to suit a wide variety of audiences.
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Evelyn H's Non Profit Industry Experience

100 Projects Completed

Eve worked in the scientific/medical nonprofit world for 25 years. She has served as Public Education Manager for the American Health Assistance Foundation and the Stem Cell Research Foundation. She served as Director of Public Policy Research and Education for the Genetics Policy Institute and as the Director of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs for the American Psychiatric Association. She has also been managing editor of The Gerontologist for the American Gerontological Association. Throughout her career, she has written a wide variety of materials, including annual reports, fundraising and marketing documents, books, pamphlets, brochures, articles, editorials, press releases, white papers and speeches. She has also done extensive crisis communications, communications audits and rebranding campaigns.

Specialties

Science, medicine, biology, social sciences, robots and human-technology interaction, aging, all manner of writing for top medical nonprofits. I love good causes.

Interests

Science, cutting-edge medicine, technology, research, bioethics, culture, society.

Education

University of South Carolina

Learning is a lifelong pursuit for me.

Health

401 Projects Completed

Eve's writings have appeared in newspapers and magazines nationwide, including USA Today, The Palm Beach Post, MIT’s Technology Magazine, American Drug Discovery, on CNN.com, ABC.com, on Vice.com and many others. Eve has written and spoken extensively about the emerging field of stem cell research, publishing the book Stem Cell Wars: Inside Stories from the Front Lines in 2006. The book won a commendation in popular medicine from the British Medical Association. She has written several publications on Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related and degenerative diseases and their impact on patients, families, caregivers and society. Stem Cell Wars has been included in the syllabus in a class on science communications at the University of California at Berkeley, and she is a contributor to the Springer International Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions. Her new book, Beyond Human: How Cutting-Edge Science is Extending Our Lives, was nominated for a Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction. The book was released in August, 2016. She is currently wrapping up a contract with St. Martins Press for a book on social robots. Eve writes a regular blog post for the Regenerative Medicine Foundation.

Non Profit

100 Projects Completed

Eve worked in the scientific/medical nonprofit world for 25 years. She has served as Public Education Manager for the American Health Assistance Foundation and the Stem Cell Research Foundation. She served as Director of Public Policy Research and Education for the Genetics Policy Institute and as the Director of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs for the American Psychiatric Association. She has also been managing editor of The Gerontologist for the American Gerontological Association. Throughout her career, she has written a wide variety of materials, including annual reports, fundraising and marketing documents, books, pamphlets, brochures, articles, editorials, press releases, white papers and speeches. She has also done extensive crisis communications, communications audits and rebranding campaigns.

Article

70 Projects Completed

Eve has been writing and publishing articles aimed at various audiences, from scientists and researchers to medical professionals, policy makers, potential donors, patients, family caregivers, and the general public for over 20 years. She has written and published extensively in newspapers (The Washington Post, New York Times), magazines (USA Today, MIT's Technology Review), and websites (CNN, ABC, Vice).

Annual Report

20 Projects Completed

Eve has conceived, written and implemented about 20 annual reports in the scientific and medical nonprofit space. She has worked with designers and colleagues to envision and oversee award-winning graphic designs and award-winning writing (see the Awards Section). She is seasoned at interviewing experts and putting their complex ideas into clear, understandable language.

Book

4 Projects Completed

In 2006 Eve published the book Stem Cell Wars: Inside Stories from the Frontlines, about the many facets--scientific, political, social and ethical--of stem cell research. In 2007 Palsgrave MacMillan released the book in paperback, and it received a Commendation in Popular Science from the British Medical Association. In 2016 St. Martin's Press released Beyond Human: How Cutting-Edged Science is Extending Our Lives. The book was nominated for a Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction, and Chinese and Japanese translations are scheduled for release in 2017. Eve is currently under contract with St. Martins Press for Robots and the Women Who Love Them, a just-finished book on social robots and the groundbreaking roles they will be playing through human-technology interaction.

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