David Olle has been a freelance writer for 16 years, specializing in topics in medicine and animal science.
Mr. Olle developed his skills as a writer while working as a researcher in animal nutrition and veterinary drug development. He prepared clear and comprehensive reports on the results of research studies for professional audiences, including company colleagues and FDA reviewers for New Animal Drug Applications.
Mr. Olle branched out on his own to become a freelance writer. He has used his skills in clinical experimental design and statistical analysis to critically evaluate published medical trials. He wrote articles for an online company for many years on the topic of new cancer treatments. This expertise allowed him to review a new oncology book for The Lancet Oncology. He wrote two chapters for a proposed new edition of a medical book. For the last four years, he has written a series of essays on a wide range of medical and animal science topics that are used in encyclopedias published by Salem Press. He is the author of GERD: Living With Acid Reflux Disease.
Mr. Olle has also been involved in designing, writing, and editing online and print newsletters. He has held several executive positions with the American Medical Writers Association, New England Chapter, including President, Program Manager, and Director of Membership Awards.