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The Medical Journalists’ Association has a membership of more than 475  health and medical writers, broadcasters and editors. We are based in the UK and exist to promote excellence in journalism, encourage and support our membership and provide opportunities for networking.


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    Welcome to MJA’s new members

    Rebecca Wallersteiner is a health and arts journalist, who writes for The Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Hippocratic Post, NetDoctor, Telegraph, The Times, Traveller and The Oldie magazines. She also Read more…


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    Science conference and ABSW Awards

    The 3rd European Conference of Science Journalists (ECSJ) will be held in Manchester on July 23 as a satellite event at EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF).   The Conference jointly organized by Read more…


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    Farewell to Elizabeth Adlam

    We are sad to have to report the death of long-standing MJA member and award-winning freelance journalist, Elizabeth Adlam. Liz was diagnosed with myeloma in 2014 and did well until about Read more…


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    Omega 3: Are you missing a trick?

    Health-conscious consumers are missing a trick by failing to get enough omega-3s in their diets, says nutritionist Dr Emma Derbyshire, an advisor to the Health Supplements Information Service (HSIS). She Read more…

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