Naveed Saleh, MD

Naveed Saleh, MD, MS

Writer

Expertise

Medical Writing

Education

Cornell Univeristy, Wayne State School of Medicine, Texas A&M University

Highlights

Experience

 Naveed Saleh, MD, MS, is a former writer for Verywell Fit covering new treatments and health news. He is a freelance medical writer and editor who has written for a variety of national publications and content-marketing teams and is an expert blogger with Psychology Today. He's also written and edited for many prominent physicians and researchers and is a consultant, instructor, and course developer with F+W Media/Writer's Digest. Dr. Saleh was a contributing writer at The New Physician magazine, where he performed a professional internship and won a 2010 Apex Award for Health & Medical Writing.

Dr. Saleh's first book with a major publisher, "The Complete Guide to Article Writing: How to Write Successful Articles for Online and Print Markets" (Writer's Digest Books/F+W Media), was released in January 2014 and became an Amazon bestseller in late 2014. Dr. Saleh is the founder and head writing coach at the San Diego Writers Institute, where he helps professionals learn how to write better.

Education

Dr. Saleh has a bachelor's degree in biology from Cornell University, a medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine, and a master's degree in science and technology journalism (with an informal concentration in psychology) from Texas A&M University in College Station.

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