About the Journal

AMWA is the leading professional organization for communicators of medical information.

The American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) is the resource for professional medical communicators, promoting excellence in medical communication and providing educational resources in support of that goal. Founded in 1940, AMWA is the leading professional organization for writers, editors, and other communicators of medical information.

AMWA Mission

AMWA's mission is to promote excellence in medical communication and to provide educational resources in support of that goal.  Learn more about AMWA's mission, vision, and values.

AMWA Journal Mission Statement

In support of the mission of the American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) and to advance the broader profession, the AMWA Journal publishes content that reflects the interests, concerns, and expertise of medical communicators. Its purpose is to inform, inspire, and motivate medical communicators.

Membership

AMWA represents more than 4,500 members in the US, Canada, and 30 other countries who are committed to accurately and ethically making information about health and medicine clear and meaningful. Join AMWA.