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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.

  • Forthcoming Events

    1. Freelance Forum

      April 25 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


  • They’ll be the judges…

    BBC news anchor Maxine Mawhinney is one of the high profile journalists and health experts who will help judge this year’s MJA Awards. She is joined by leading journalists including former Daily Read more…



  • MJA sponsorship opportunities

    When it comes to reaching the people who communicate health and medical information, teaming up with the Medical Journalists’ Association ensures you will have every angle covered — and there are Read more…


  • Awards update

    Entries to the 2017 MJA Awards have now closed and we are currently checking, collating and working on the judging panels for each category — which we hope to announce next week. We have received around Read more…

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  • Publisher seeks authors

    Kate Bohdanowicz, a journalist some of you may know from her time at the Express is now working with history publishers Pen & Sword, who are looking to commission more titles. Read more…