Charles Bankhead is a freelance medical writer living in Houston. During a
20-year career, he has written for a variety of print and electronic media
whose audiences are health care professionals and consumers.
Before beginning his freelance career, Charles was a staff writer and editor
for Medical World News, a leading medical trade magazine. He began his career
as a health and science writer at the University of Texas Medical Branch in
Galveston. He received undergraduate and graduate degrees in journalism and
mass communication from Texas Tech University.
Bankhead has received awards and recognition for his work from the American
Heart Association, Society for Technical Communication, Public Relations
Society of America, and Council for Advancement and Support of Education.