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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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    Novel idea for a meeting

    Many medical journalists dream about writing a novel. The idea of crashing out a best seller and living on a sunswept beach on the back of a flood of royalties Read more…


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    It’s Quiz time!

    Get the date in your diary — Friday, December 9 — and start putting together a team for the fourth fabulous MJA Christmas Quiz. Will Pulse, who were last year’s Read more…


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    The fight to wipe out polio

     Members of the MJA are invited to The fight to wipe out Polio, an evening event at the London Press Club on Monday, October 24 at 6:30pm. TV presenter Konnie Huq 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…

Member Benefits

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    Discounts and deals

    Joining the MJA brings a host of benefits. Apart from free admission to MJA events, there are discounts with selected partners including the Royal Society of Medicine; MIT publishing, No.1 Traveller lounges; Read more…

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