Mary Bekker

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I wrote a number of articles for the Gale Group for its Allied Health encyclopedia which also are widely used online.
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I edited this book written by a nurse and his firsthand account of helping AIDS patients.
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One of my duties at Contact Lens Spectrum was to write part of the monthly News Spectrum.
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This is one of the articles that I wrote while assistant editor at Contact Lens Spectrum.
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Editing
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About Me:
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Freelance Editor & Writer (January 2000-Present)
• From January 2005 to April 2013, wrote and edited for Springer Vision Care (formerly a division of Wolters Kluwer Pharma). Specifically edited for monthly magazine Contact Lens Spectrum. Used Adobe InDesign, Mac OS X and Quark XPress 7.
• Edited a nonfiction book about a nurse’s firsthand experience treating HIV and AIDS patients.
• Wrote content for new od, a monthly e-mail newsletter and also Informed OD, a quarterly e-mail newsletter.
• Acted as managing editor for e-dr.com, a quarterly custom publication explaining technology to eyecare professionals.
• Performed Web updates on Optometric Management’s Web site. Duties included editing and posting content from current issue plus writing special Web...
Location
Edgewood, Maryland, United States