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AMA Style - 10th edition

Examples and information on how to create bibliographies and format student papers in the style of the American Medical Association's Manual of Style.

Check with your lecturer!

This Guide is for the 10th Edition of AMA. The 11th Edition is the most current. Check with your lecturer to make sure you are using the version of AMA that they require.

AMA Manual of Style 10th ed.
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (and the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics) follows the writing style and citation style of the American Medical Association - as outlined the the AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors & Editors (10th edition). If you have specific style or reference questions, email Stephanie Wiegand or call 970-351-1534.
AMA Manual of Style 10th ed.
The best source for help in formatting Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics citations is:
  1. Iverson C, Christiansen S, Fontanarosa PB, et al; and American Medical Association. AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors. 10th ed. New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2007.
A copy is available for use in the Michener Library Reference Collection.
Here are additional useful online sources: