Writer For Hire

Patrice may be an adventurer at heart, but she will always be a writer by trade. Having worked professionally as a writer since 2002, she has a versatile portfolio, with accomplishments in health care communications, magazine feature writing and professional blogging. Besides having an undergraduate degree in English and Spanish, Patrice has her certificate in editing and writing through American Medical Writers Association.  

Read an August 2016 feature about Patrice on Just a Colorado Gal
For a full resume, please refer to Patrice's LinkedIn profile. 
If you wish to contact Patrice regarding writing projects, please e-mail her directly at patricelavigne@hotmail.com.  

http://www.backpacker.com/(2013-Present) Patrice writes adventure articles for Backpacker Magazine. Both Patrice and Justin are gear testers and contributors to the Gear Guide issues and other gear reviews throughout the year. 


(2002-2014) For VerusMed, Patrice synthesized complex medical journal articles into easily understood and concise summaries for physicians, pharmaceutical representatives, managed care executives or consumers.  

(2014-Present) Patrice ghost blogs about health-related topics for the I
nstitute for Professional Excellence (iPEC), a professional coach training institute. 

(2009-2013) Patrice wrote for NH ToDo Magazine on a range of adventurous things to do around New Hampshire, until the magazine went out of business.  


(2013-Present) Patrice works for the National Vaccine Information Company (NVIC) as a writer/researcher of health and business articles for consumer newsletters. 

(2012) Patrice worked for Bulletin News, a subsidiary of Bulletin Intelligence, providing daily news coverage overnight for specialized health audiences, including the Department of Health and Human Services.