For those following a recognised training course. Students are entitled to all the benefits of membership, have full voting rights and can take part in all the Institute's activities at privileged rates.

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For individuals who have involvement or association with, or have an interest in Medical Illustration but who are not working towards one of our recognised qualifications.

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For those engaged in medical illustration and who hold a professional qualification approved by Council. Professional Members are entitled to use the letters MIMI after their name.

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Fellowship of the Institute recognises excellent abilities and skills and is its highest distinction of the Institute. Applications may be made by Members of the Institute with a minimum of 5 years’ post-qualification experience.

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Advancing Healthcare Awards 2014

Allied health professionals, healthcare scientists and those who work alongside them in support roles have until 17 January 2014 to enter the Advancing Healthcare Awards, the unique awards programme which crosses boundaries and fosters partnership working.

This year, with new awards from NHS England, AHPF, the IPEM and the Welsh Government, we have a particular focus on patients’ first and we are asking entrants to all categories to show how they have invited patient feedback and measured the impact on patient care. The awards will be presented on11 April 2014.

The 2014 awards are:
• The Chief Scientific Officer’s award for Clinical Leadership, sponsored by the NHS England
• The Chief Health Professions’ Officer’s award for Clinical Leadership, sponsored by the NHS England
• The Caboo award for outstanding achievement by an AHP or healthcare science support worker or technician, sponsored by Caboo Design
• NHS Employers’ award for Inspiring the workforce of the future
• Allied Health Professions Federation award for Integrated care delivery
• Unite the Union’s award for Working together
• Scottish Government’s award for Improving quality: measuring and demonstrating impact
• IPEM award for Patients as partners in science, sponsored by the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine
• Northern Ireland’s award for Maximising resources for success sponsored by Department of health, social services and public safety
• Welsh Government’s Prevention is better than cure award
• GateHouse Rising Star award, sponsored by GateHouse Learning and Development
• Overall winner

To enter or for more details go to:

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