Training and Continuing Education

Lauren R. Jahnke

 

August 2017
"Writing for Web and Mobile," Certificate of completion from Gymnasium, online class from Aquent

January 2013 to August 2014
Public Health Certificate at UT-Houston School of Public Health, Austin campus; consisted of five graduate courses:  Epidemiology,  Biostatistics, Environmental Health, Management and Policy, and Social and Behavioral Aspects of Community Health

March 2013
"Beyond the Plain Language Edit: Going the Extra Mile," at DiversityRX conference, Oakland, California

October 2004
"Presenting Data and Information," Austin, Texas; one-day course by Edward Tufte, Professor Emeritus, Yale University

July 2003
"Dreamweaver MX" (web design program), University of Texas Informal Classes, Austin, Texas

December 2001
"Graphic Design for Non-Designers," Barnes and Noble University Online

September 2001
"Website Design and Management," Barnes and Noble University Online

February-March 2001
"How to Start a Consulting Practice," University of Texas Informal Classes Online

September-October 1999
"Structuring Short Stories," University of Texas Informal Classes, Austin, Texas

1995 - 1997
Completed master's degree at The University of Texas; click here for coursework

November 1994
American Medical Writers Association Annual Conference 1994, Phoenix, Arizona

Workshops attended:
 "Innovative Approaches to Medical Communication"
 "Statistics for Medical Writers and Editors"
 "Scriptwriting for Videotape"
 "English Usage and Abusage"
February 1994

"The Basics of Writing Policies and Procedures," Keye Productivity Center, Austin, Texas

October 1993
American Medical Writers Association Annual Conference 1993, Atlanta, Georgia

Workshops attended:
 "Techniques and Sequence in the Editing Process"
 "Developing Research Materials into Articles"
 "Writing the Final Report of a Clinical Trial"
 "Organizing the Biomedical Paper"
August - December 1993

"Writing Technical Reports," Austin Community College (Technical Communications Program), Austin, Texas

October - November 1992
"Picky People Can Profit" (copyediting/proofreading class), University of Texas Informal Classes, Austin, Texas

February 1992
"Training the Trainer," Fred Pryor Seminars, Austin, Texas

May 1991
"Business Writing Workshop," Fred Pryor Seminars, Austin, Texas