About Wordsmith Medical Writing

Quality matters.

Wordsmith Medical Writing provides exceptional medical writing, editing, formatting, and publishing services for regulatory documents to sponsors and contract research organizations in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. Our focus is on quality. Accuracy and presentation of regulatory documents is essential to clearly communicating your message.

Abigail Shetler, ELS

Education: BA in English, Professional Writing and Minor in Spanish from the University of Delaware.

Previous Employment and Clients: Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Apple, Synchrogenix, Incyte, Evotec, Zentalis, Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Worldwide Clinical Trials, Acumen Medical Communications, uniQure, Kivo, Immunovant, Takeda.

Awards and Certifications: uniQure Individual Award Recipient, Incyte Corporation Individual Award Recipient, Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS) certification, Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) Program Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certification, American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) membership.

Professional Highlights: Abigail has extensive experience in global electronic Common Technical Document (eCTD) submissions; regulatory medical writing and quality control of regulatory documents; industry best practices; and technology and software. She has helped set up the medical writing departments of several pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and also enjoys developing training materials and delivering training sessions, including several webinar partnerships with Ideagen and PleaseReview.

Meet the Team

Kyle Smith, PMP

Director of Operations

Kyle Smith, PMP is a process-led individual specializing in project management, organization, and business operations. He is Project Management Certified (PMP) by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and has hands-on experience leading high-profile, on-site projects in the healthcare industry. Along with extreme attention to detail, Kyle provides unique insights and perspectives to motivate teams, re-imagine processes, and exceed goals.

Jahaira Mejía

Executive Assistant

Jahaira Mejía is a seasoned Virtual Assistant with over 14 years of experience in both the corporate and non-profit sectors, providing outstanding executive assistance in a variety of industries. A multitasking expert, Jahaira has worked with a variety of clients in many different states in the US as well as in Canada. Working with businesses, individuals, and entrepreneurs alike, she offers invaluable expertise in many areas, including general administration, executive support, office and project management, bookkeeping, payroll, human resources, and lifestyle management.

Jamie Dermatis

Medical Writer

Jamie Dermatis, DPM is a physician with experience in medical writing and editing, specifically in the regulatory, scientific publication, and medical communication sectors. With her extensive medical background, keen eye for detail, ambition, and adaptability, Jamie provides valuable knowledge and a unique perspective that are well-suited for a broad range of medical writing needs.