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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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 charged at £300 per advert, reduced to £200 if the Head of Department placing the advert is an IMI member. 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 Photographer - Moorfields Eye Hospital, Croydon

    Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is the leading provider of eye health services in the UK and a world-class centre of excellence for ophthalmic research and education. We have a reputation, developed over two centuries, for providing the highest quality ophthalmic care. On Friday 24th June, 2016, we will be opening our doors, hosting an open day for a range of clinical vacancies, and showcasing the fantastic opportunities available within our Moorfields site at Croydon.

  • Medical Photographer – Maternity cover (up to one year) at Royal Free Hospital London

    Medical Photographer – Maternity cover (up to one year)Grade 6Hours 36.5 (1FTE)Based: Royal Free Hospital, London Closing Date: 24th April 2016 for applicationsInterview date: 28th April 2016 UC…

  • Clinical Photographer - Medical Illustration St Lukes Hospital, Bradford

    We are looking for a clinical photographer to join our team. Ideally you will already be qualified and CAMIP registered and will join a team of thirteen individuals including clinical photographers and graphic designers. We will consider applications from individuals coming to the end of their training.

  • Band 5 Clinical Photographer - Birmingham Children's Hospital

    Clinical Photography & Design Services Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust  Clinical Photographer Band 5 Full-time, 37.5 hours per week  Do you want to join a vibr…

  • Band 5 Clinical Photographer - Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust

    Join us, and help us build the future of Clinical Photography by being part of our committed and enthusiastic team. We are looking to recruit a Clinical Photographer to support the provision of a comprehensive Clinical and Non-clinical Illustration service at Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, and to other Trusts where we provide Clinical Illustration services.

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