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.Apply Here
For anyone with an interest in medical illustration and who supports the objects of the Institute as set forth in the Memorandum of Association.Apply Here
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.Apply Here
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.Apply Here
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.Apply Here
The Institute of Medical Illustrators takes privacy issues seriously and we are committed to protecting your personal information. The Institute operates within the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).
What information do we hold and how do we obtain it?
The type of information we collect and hold about you will depend on whether or not you are a member of the Institute, simply browsing our resources, or contacting us for other purposes.
You will be asked to submit personal information when you:
This may include your name, surname, your IMI or AHCS registration number, date of birth, post code and email address. For other services, we may require further personal details. On occasion, we may also collect your opinions when you complete surveys or respond to questions from us. We gather this information to allow us to process your application or any other services you require.
If you are an IMI member, we collect additional information about you in your membership application. We will also collect information during the course of your membership about the services you use, your preferences, responses to surveys, attendance at events and other contact you have with us (including use of any of our services).
Finally, we may monitor and record communications with you (such as telephone conversations and emails) for the purpose of quality assurance, training and compliance.
For what purpose do we use your information?
Caring for your data
Data is held in a central membership database, which has the appropriate level of security in place given the nature of the data and the harm that might result from a breach of security.
Logging in is necessary to access the members' only area of the website. The login facility is only available to IMI members who have been assigned a username and password.
The Institute reserves the right to update this policy without prior notice to users; changes will be posted on this page.
Our contact details
We welcome your feedback and questions. If you wish to contact us, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can write to us via our registered office at 12 Coldbath Square
London EC1R 5HL or call us on 0207 837 2846.
This policy can be downloaded from here
Please note that IMI goes to every effort to ensure that all emails sent out via our membership system are relevant and of interest to the membership. However if you wish to ‘opt out’ of IMI email notifications please email: email@example.com. If you would like to give us feedback on the messages we send out, please email firstname.lastname@example.org