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 anyone with an interest in medical illustration and who supports the objects of the Institute as set forth in the Memorandum of Association.

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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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For companies who wish to support the aims and activities of the Institute and the profession, or whose business activities include the supply of equipment, materials and services to the profession.

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Fellowship of
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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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Services for employers
IMI is the largest professional body representing medical illustrators throughout the UK and offers specific services that may interest organisations that already have or are looking to set-up medical illustration services.

Advertising of medical illustration job vacancies on the IMI web site
This site is probably now the first port of call for those wishing to fill medical illustration vacancies and medical illustrators looking for a new job. This service is free. All jobs posted on the IMI site are independent advertisements. IMI take no responsibility for their content. To place an advert, please use our online form.

Professional expertise for staff recruitment and selection
Many medical illustration departments are small and may require some independent expertise when recruiting. IMI has a national network of expertise available to provide support, including attendance at interviews. Other than a modest cost to cover expenses, this service is free.

Job Listing

  • Medical Illustration Team Leader

    Location: Univeristy Hospital Hairmyres Region: Lanarkshire Hours: 37.5 Salary: £28,050 - £37,010 per annum Day to day management of Ophthalmic Photography Team.Co-ordi…

  • Photography (Ophthalmology) Team Manager - Greater Glasgow & Clyde

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Photography (Ophthalmology) Team Manager to join our management team in one of the largest Medical Illustration Services in the UK. Our Service provides multi-skilled support for NHS staff at every level and for all disciplines involved in patient care and education, medical teaching, research and communication.

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