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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. MJA Awards

      June 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


  • An introduction to the MJA

    If you are an established health or medical writer, the Medical Journalists’ Association will need no introduction — we are the largest membership organisation representing health and medical journalists in the Read more…



  • Freelance tips

    Samira Shackle, a freelance writer for the Guardian recently posted this thread of her top tips on Twitter.  I thought it was worth sharing as I’m sure many established MJA Read more…


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  • So many reasons to join

    Do you get in a pickle with p values, or struggle to find you way around a forest plot? The MJA Guide to Clinical Trials, written by John Illman is just Read more…

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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