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Staff Biography

Honey Fisher, M.A. Honey Fisher, M.A.

Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
National Cancer Institute
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phone: (240) 276-6252
fax: (240) 276-7862
email: fisherhr@mail.nih.gov

Honey Fisher is a Science and Health Communications Specialist in the Communications and Dissemination Core within the Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). In collaboration with scientists and other staff, she plans, crafts, edits, and disseminates a variety of scientific, technical, and user documentation on cancer health disparities, including reports, articles, presentations, briefings, fact sheets, profiles, marketing materials, speeches, Web pages, conference materials, and video scripts for a wide range of scientific and public audiences. She also oversees the substantive and copy editing of materials prepared by other writers and staff to ensure consistent messaging, style, and language, as well as provides technical writing and editing guidance to all staff.

Before joining CRCHD in 2010, Ms. Fisher served as a Senior Communication and Marketing Specialist at the Academy for Educational Development (AED), where she developed and edited a broad range of print, electronic, and audiovisual products for a variety of health communication and social marketing projects. Prior to her appointment at AED, she was a Managing Editor of Pharmacy Practice, the leading professional publication for pharmacists in Canada.

Ms. Fisher's work over the past 30 years has ranged from writing, editing, and television production to research and consulting in the health and social sciences. Her work has been published and/or presented both nationally and internationally.

Ms. Fisher received her M.A. and B.A. in Psychology from York University in Toronto.

Updated: 08/30/13