About Us

DNA-smallerScriva Medical Communications Ltd is a small, established independent medical writing company, based in Cheshire, UK.

We have a proven track record supporting a range of international clients, and offer extremely competitive pricing.

We can help you with the development and delivery of your strategic publication plans, congress, meeting, and launch activities.

We have contributed to the development and publication of over 100 primary research and review articles. We also have extensive experience of developing slidesets / oral presentations, and a variety of other materials, including product monographs, congress reports and reimbursement dossiers.


Colette O’Sullivan, BSc, PhDGavin-0009

Colette, who founded Scriva Medical Communications in 1999, is an accomplished freelance medical writer, with over 20 years’ experience in academia and Pharma.

Colette has extensive research experience in oncology and has published widely, including in the Lancet. She has also worked as a peer reviewer and as a medical editor for Oxford University Press.

Before founding Scriva, Colette spent 6 years with a major Pharma company, acquiring experience in several therapy areas and progressing to Global Lead Writer in Oncology. Her wide range of writing skills allows Colette to provide a portfolio of regulatory, publishing and medico-marketing services.

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Gavin-0006Jim Gavin, BPharm, PhD, CMPP

Jim is a PhD pharmacist and CMPP-accredited member of ISMPP. His previous research work focused on the development and clinical use of anti-leukaemic agents.

He has over 20 years’ experience in a variety of medico-marketing roles within the pharmaceutical industry, during which time he has developed a comprehensive understanding of strategic publication planning and delivery in a range of therapy areas, including oncology, urology, psychiatry, gastrointestinal and respiratory medicine.

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