Leslie A. Pray    Ph.D.



My clients range from federal government agencies to individual researchers and everything in between. I have written and edited policy reports, annual reports, congressional reports, pharmaceutical industry reports, magazine feature and news articles, educational materials, peer-reviewed scientific journal articles, essays, book chapters, and more.


Select list of clients:

American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC

American Chemical Society, Washington, DC

Cambridge Healthtech Institute, Waltham, MA

Chemistry and Biology (Cell Press), Cambridge, MA

Drug Discovery & Development, Rockaway, NJ

Estonian-Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute, Tallinn, Estonia

Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

German Chemical Society, Frankfurt, Germany

GH Tech, Washington, DC

Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia

Immune Disease Institute (Harvard Medical College affiliate), Boston, MA

Institute of Medicine, Washington, DC

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria

Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

National Academy of Medicine (formerly the Institute of Medicine), Washington, DC

National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC

Nature Education (part of Nature Publishing Group), Cambridge, MA

Nuclear Threat Initiative, Washington, DC

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN

Orion, Great Barrington, MA

Skoll Global Threats Fund, San Francisco, CA

The Chronicle of Higher Education, Washington, DC

The Scientist, Philadelphia, PA

United States Agency for International Development, Washington, DC

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA


Professional society memberships:

American Medical Writers Association

National Association of Science Writers

Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society (Elected to Membership, 1994)