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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. The MJA Awards

      June 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm


  • New MJA Award rewards excellence in PR

    The Medical Journalists’ Association, supported by the Healthcare Communications Association (HCA), has launched a unique new award for healthcare PR teams. The award will be judged by journalists and the winner will Read more…




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Member Benefits

  • NUJ Code of Conduct

    The MJA occasionally receives inquiries about a code of conduct. The EC has decided against drafting a formalised  code of our own, but would like to draw members’ attention to the NUJ code of conduct Read more…

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  • Pulse job: Clinical Reporter

    Are you a science graduate with a flair for journalism? Can you deliver exclusives and investigations that set the national agenda? Do you want to join one of the best Read more…