Medical journalism at its best


Welcome to the Medical Journalists’ Association (MJA) website. The MJA exists to support and encourage its members and enable them to work efficiently and at high levels of accuracy.

These members are over 400 of the UK’s leading medical and health journalists, so this is also the natural point of contact for anyone wanting to:

  • employ a writer with specific expertise, or
  • alert medical journalists to events or achievements that deserve publicity

If you are looking for a writer, please email the Secretary.

If you are interested in joining, download an application form

Junior members click here for information/networking on junior activities

Otherwise, feel free to wander around our website...



MJA members invited to a second International Conference on Health Journalism, Coventry University

What? Second International Conference on Health Journalism: ‘First do no harm'

Where? Richard Crossman Building, Priory Street, Coventry University, CV1 5FB

When? May 14-16, May 2014  Read more »


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