How I Fell Into Medical Writing

David Keleti, PhD
Career Paths
Science Writing
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The most impactful career decision of my life was leaving a comfortable job as a “lab rat” in a biotechnology company to return to the university to earn my PhD. After a rather inauspicious beginning to a biomedical research career in academia, I worked for over 5 years as a research associate in the R&D division of a genomics company, performing tasks from basic research to quality control of therapeutics. ...