Dr. Sam  Hamilton 


Sam Hamilton is a postdoctoral virologist and director of her UK-based medical writing consultancy. With over 24 years in clinical and regulatory medical writing roles in the pharmaceutical industry, Sam headed UK Medical Writing for a large CRO until setting up on her own in 2006. Sam has a special interest in the area of public disclosure of clinical-regulatory documents as Chair of the EMWA-AMWA group who delivered the openaccess 

www.core-reference.org in May 2016. CORE Reference is the only known open-access resource that pinpoints the sections in an ICH E3- compliant CSR that are potentially affected by public disclosure.
Sam is long-time supporter of EMWA serving in various roles over 12 years, notably as Freelance Advocate; Editorial Board member for Medical Writing (MEW; journal); Workshop Leader; Expert Seminar Series (ESS) Chair; and Vice President and President of the Executive Committee (EC). Sam was elected an EMWA Lifetime Fellow in 2018 for her services to the association, and is currently MEW Section Editor for the “Regulatory Public Disclosure” Section and on the Advisory Panel of the Regulatory Public Disclosure Special Interest Group.