Summary

Mary Patouillet is an accomplished marketing, development, and health  communicator who specializes in transforming strategic ideas, branding concepts, advancement literature, or scientific and health information into accessible tools based on audience demographics. 

Expertise: 

Development Writing for Nonprofits and Higher Education

Confidential Business Ghostwriting and Editing

University and Health Care Writing and Editing

Health Literacy, Medical Summaries, Community Outreach

Position Papers, Talking Points, Web Page Content

Health and Medical Writing/Editing Geared to Audience Demographics

Work History

Work History

Vice President, Communications

Patouillet Consulting LLC

Patouillet Consulting is a private consulting firm which helps college, university, and nonprofit leaders generate additional support and increase constituent engagement.

  • Editor
  • Coauthor of selected publications
  • Strategic Collaborator

Development Writer

MUST Ministries
  • Writes White Papers describing community need and MUST Ministry response for use in marketing, outreach, and proposals
  • Writes articles and other pieces for publication to inform and involve the community in MUST Ministry's strategic initiatives
Sep 1999 - Present

Writer and Editor

Independent Freelance Contractor

Writer and/or editor of:

  • Chapter for CASE book on higher education advancement
  • Scientific Articles
  • Health Related Articles
  • Dissertation on philanthropy in higher education
  • Brochures
  • Manuals
  • Book Chapters
  • Abstracts
  • Health and Medical Marketing
  • Web Content
  • Reports
  • Business Presentations
  • Community Outreach Pieces
  • Medical History Functional Summaries

Ghostwriter and Editor for highly placed, international business executive responsible for more than

$150 million in annual revenue.

  • Position Papers
  • Speeches
  • Abstracts
  • Reports
2005 - 2008

Senior Research Associate

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Senior Research Associate for the Transplant Health and Coping Follow up Project for the University of Pittsburgh Cardiothoracic Transplantation Program

  • Interviewed long-term heart transplant survivors using study instrument and mental health and coping assessment tools.
  • Interviewed long-term heart transplant caregivers using study instrument and mental health and coping assessment tools.
  • Assessed for and documented evidence of anxiety, depression, and/or panic-attacks.
  • Summarized findings, comparing current results to previous status.
2004 - 2005

Feature Writer, Brochure Copywriter, and Web Page Contributor

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Magee-Women's Hospital Marketing

·Wrote interview guide, content and sidebars for feature and inside articles for quarterly publication targeting women in Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio.

·Wrote brochures, informational and marketing pieces for Magee-Womens Hospital service centers, including the Lupus Center of Excellence.

·Wrote website content for selected UPMC/Magee Womens Hospital specialty programs including:

oThe Women’s Center for Bladder and Pelvic Health www.upmc.com/hospitalsfacilities/hospitals/magee/specialtyserviceswomen/wcbph .

oThe Inflammatory Diseases Center www.upmc.com/hospitalsfacilities/hospitals/magee/specialtyserviceswomenmen/inflammatorydiseases

oThe Digestive Disorders Center at the Magee-Womens Hospitalwww.upmc.com/hospitalsfacilities/hospitals/magee/specialtyserviceswomen/digestivedisorders

1981 - 1991

Registered Nurse

Hospital, Public Health, and Corporate Health Sales Nursing Roles
  • Served as Primary Care Nurse on medical/surgical floor in Brandon Community Hospital
  • Worked as a Public Health Nurse in Tampa, Florida for the Hillsborough County Health Department. Responsibilities included home visits of women and children, serving as charge nurse of county-wide maternity clinic, representing nursing services on various Health Department committees, designing educational materials for public health audiences, and supervising clinic personnel.
  • Nurse Administrator and Sales Representative for Tokos Medical Corporation Responsibilities included supervising preterm birth prevention service center including patient care, nursing department, center budget, hospital and physician relations, and achieving performance objectives.

Education

Education

MA

University of South Florida

BSN

University of South Florida

BA

University of South Florida

Miscellaneous Writing Samples