Sherry Christiansen

Sherry Christiansen

Freelance Writer

Expertise

Medical Writing

Highlights

No matter who you are, what your background is, or what you do in life; when it comes to health, we are all in the same boat. Wellness is the foundation for living a happy life!

— Sherry Christiansen

Experience

Sherry Christiansen is a freelance medical writer with an extensive healthcare background. She worked directly with patients in an inpatient hospital setting and collaborated on medical research projects, such as Alzheimer's Universe—a division of the Alzheimer's Prevention Clinic at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine.

Sherry’s articles have been published on the following websites Medical News Today, Alzheimer's Universe, A Place for Mom, and Live Well Past 100.

Education

Sherry’s educational background includes writing educational curriculum for an online BSN (nursing) program. She has also worked on a medical research project (studying the effects of education) at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. Sherry has written health and wellness lessons, produced articles published on the website Medical News Today, and created current news articles for a senior health website.

Verywell Health Editorial Process

Verywell Health is an award-winning online resource for reliable, understandable, and up-to-date health information on the medical topics that matter most to you. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 300 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices about your health.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, from physicians to medical journalists to patients/patient advocates. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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