MJA News: April-May 2011 issue

In this issue of MJA News …

you will find details of how the Summer Awards will be run this year. (A nomination form – MJA members only — can be downloaded from the MJA website.)

It also carries critiques of all the books shortlisted for this year’s Open Book Awards, which will be presented on May 10, at the Wellcome Library in Euston Road, as last year. (An invitation is posted on the website.)

In addition the Noticeboard contains details of new members, and there is a review of the recent Money Matters event and a report of the first medical conference where participants could take part online.


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Author Philippa Pigache

Philippa Pigache has been a journalist for more than 50 years, and, In her time, has covered everything except crime and sport. She also writes books, plays and short stories. She has been on staff of local newspapers, magazines, national newspapers, radio and television, including the Sunday Times, Daily Mail, Daily Mirror, the Guardian, ITN and BBC science features. She was quiz-queen for Cosmopolitan, agony auntie for Woman’s Realm and, since the 1990s, she has written on medical science for specialist magazine. She has authored several medical self-help books. She has won awards for journalism, books and fiction. 

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