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The Medical Journalists’ Association has a membership of more than 400 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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  • Welcome to our new members - Please say hi to those new members that submitted a short biog and image on joining.  The EC would like to welcome them and all other new members to the Read more...



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  • COVID-19 vaccinations - If you are in your 60s, a carer or at high risk if you catch COVID-19, you may be able to book a coronavirus vaccination via this NHS site. The Read more...

Member Benefits

  • More reasons to join the MJA - Membership of the Medical Journalists’ Association brings a host of benefits. These include discounts for subscriptions to New Scientist, books published by the MIT press and even car hire. We have Read more...

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  • Watch the 2020 MJA Awards -   If you weren’t able to watch the MJA Awards in real time, you can catch up with our virtual ceremony here. Congratulations to everyone who made the shortlists, to Read more...