Jeanie F. Woodruff, BS, ELS

Jeanie Woodruff has been a scientific editor for more than 16 years. She focuses primarily on grammar, English language (for non-native English speakers), logic and flow, rhetorical syntax, and consistency. She learned the craft of scientific editing at MD Anderson Cancer Center, where she managed the publications for a research department focused on symptom expression in patients with cancer. She has provided English-language editing to scientist-researchers from China, Korea, Japan, Brazil, Chile, Russia, France, the Philippines, and India. Jeanie is certified by the Board of Editors in the Life Sciences and is a member of the American Medical Writers Association.

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Texas Heart Institute Positions


  • Undergraduate:

    University of Houston - Clear Lake


  • Board Certified Editor in the Life Sciences

Honors, Awards and Memberships

  • American Medical Writers Association


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