Mahshid Moghei

Mahshid Moghei

A highly motivated and results-oriented scientist with a strong passion for optimizing health. Mahshid is a Medical Editor and scientific communicator with a PhD in health sciences and extensive experience in scientific research and Medical Communications in various therapeutic areas.



  • York University, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Health Sciences, 2015-2019
  • York University, Master’s degree, Kinesiology & Health Sciences, 2013-2015
  • University of Waterloo, Bachelor of Science (BS), 2008-2012

Professional Highlights and Accomplishments:

  • Medical writer/editor in the areas of rheumatology, gastroenterology, dermatology, diabetes, and oncology.
  • 7+ years of experience in scientific communication, developing and disseminating medical and research-related material to various healthcare professional and academic audiences.
  • 9+ years of medical communication experience with 8 publications in peer-reviewed journals. 
  • 3+ years of medical editing experience in various therapeutic areas in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Her work in dermatology was with one of the largest pharmaceutical companies, AbbVie, particularly in the field of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, psoriatic arthritis, and hidradenitis suppurativa.
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