Editor: Merran Laver

Eyeline Editing

Email: merran_laver@fastmail.fm
Website: http://www.editeyeline.com/

Your document will receive my undivided attention as I only focus on one job at a time until its completion; this ensures a thorough editing process is carried out without distraction.


All levels, from proofreading and copyediting to substantive editing
Face-to-face surveys, interviews; notetaking, transcription; writing / rewriting

Subject matter experience

Health / medicine, science, food / nutrition, animals, general

Genre and platform

Reports, PhDs, working papers and similar documents

Specific projects

PhD and Masters theses (copyediting): health, medicine, nursing, technology, art, education

Reports (substantive editing, copyediting), for example:

  • National Continuous Quality Improvement Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care 2018–2028; for National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO)
  • Foundation Competencies for Public Health Graduates in Australia; for Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australia (CAPHIA)
  • Schools for All Children & Young People: the Report of the Expert Panel on Students with Complex Needs and Challenging Behaviours; for ACT Human Rights Commission
  • range of reports published by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Year 12 Trial Exam Papers 2017 and 2018 – Physical Education and Health and Human Development; for Victorian educational publisher (proofread/copyedit)

Re-wrote communications strategy for increasing clinical trials recruitment and participation in Australia (Dept Innovation, Industry, Science, Research and Tertiary Education)

Preparation of funding proposal for appointment of a health project officer for 3 years (ACT Medicare Local)

Rewriting/editing of guides for proponents of carbon emissions reduction projects (Dept of the Environment)



Bachelor of Applied Science (human nutrition) University of Canberra
Graduate Diploma (medical journalism) University of Queensland