Connie Walsh

Connie Walsh - Editor

Cleveland, OH, USA

Developmental Editor with a decade of medical publishing experience at Springer Nature

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Overview

Developmental Editor with Springer Nature (medical and science publishing giant) for over 10 years and 150+ book titles. Liaison between publisher, editors and authors managing content, formatting and submission of manuscript and art. Most of the projects I manage are contributed volumes edited by industry leaders and involving many chapter authors.

As your developmental editor I will enable you to meet your publisher's requirements - project management, proofreading, copyediting, formatting, citations, permissions, preparation of art - whatever it takes to accomplish your goal.


Some Acknowledgements:

...In previous editions I had two editorial assistants helping me. This time I had one doing the work of two. Connie Walsh, Developmental Editor for Springer, did a fantastic job of dealing with all the surgeons, reading over the chapters and revisions, and making sure everything was just right. Thank you for your hard work and perseverance...

Lee J. Skandalakis, MD, FACS

Surgical Anatomy and Technique: A Pocket Manual, 5th edition


...Connie Walsh, however, deserves particularly special gratitude, as the developmental editor. Her involvement, on a daily basis with advising, suggesting, and hand-holding, as this textbook went from the outline stage to the finished project, has been quintessential. Without her encouragement and patience, this textbook would never have been concluded...

Peter Bogach Greenspan, DO, FACOG, FACS

The Diagnosis and Management of the Acute Abdomen in Pregnancy


...We are also indebted to our editor at Springer, Connie Walsh, who led us through the maze of book publishing with clarity and diplomacy...

Richard M. Schwend, MD

William L. Hennrikus, MD

Back Pain in the Young Child and Adolescent - A Case-Based Guide


...In addition, we would like to thank a number of individuals from Springer International Publishing AG: First and foremost, our Developmental Editor, Connie Walsh, for her extraordinary editing skills and for so patiently pulling together all of the many facets of production in a timely fashion...

James A. Katowitz, MD, FACS

William R. Katowitz, MD

Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery




Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry

Work experience

Developmental Editor

Self-employed
April, 2008 – Present (over 14 years)

Medical and Science Publishing - project management of book titles for Springer Nature

Portfolio (8 selected works)

Surgery: A Case Based Clinical Review

de Virgilio, Christian, Frank, Paul N., Grigorian, Areg

Surgical Anatomy and Technique: A Pocket Manual

Skandalakis, Lee J., Skandalakis, John E.

Electrical Diseases of the Heart: Volume 2: Diagnosis and Treatment

Gussak, Ihor, Antzelevitch, Charles, Wilde, Arthur A.M., Powell, Brian D., Ackerman, Michael J., Shen, Win-Kuang

Surgery: A Case Based Clinical Review

de Virgilio, Christian, Grigorian, Areg

Connie has 4 reviews

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Communication & Punctuality

yousif arahim
I could not be more grateful of Connie W. Her background as an academic and developmental editor was crucial in shaping my manuscript. Connie provided invaluable feedback on structure, tone, accuracy, and organization of my work, as well as the overall quality of my writing. Her feedback was always thoughtful and insightful, helping me to make the necessary revisions so that my ideas were comm...
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yousif arahim, May 2022


diana k
Very honest since the beginning, straight to the point and exceeded expectations.

diana k, November 2021


Melanie Brown
Connie was wonderful to work with. She was very responsive and completed a large task on a tight timeline. I noted one tiny issue after the job was completed, and she fixed it right away for me very quickly and with no additional charge. Having her experience and expertise on the proper format for my document was a gamechanger. Thanks, Connie!

Melanie Brown, July 2021


Bintou Ndri
I have a great experience working with Connie. My request was unconventional but she managed to do a great job in a short amount of time. I will definitely work with her again🤩

Bintou Ndri, May 2021

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