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 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.

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

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
Forgot password


Latest Articles

  • Mr. Keith Duguid, Hon. FIMI, FRPS
    Mr. Keith Duguid, Hon. FIMI, FRPS

    Added:09 March 2015

    It is with sadness that we report the death of Keith Duguid of Bearsden, Glasgow, Scotland on Thursday the 5th of March 2015. Keith's funeral is on Friday at 2pm.

  • GILIOLA GAMBERINI AWARD International Competition for Medical and Scientific Illustration
    GILIOLA GAMBERINI AWARD International Competition for Medical and Scientific Illustration

    Added:05 February 2015

    The Centre of Biomedical Visualization of Bologna University (formerly Scuola Superiore di Disegno Anatomico) and AEIMS (Association Européenne des Illustrateurs Médicaux et Scientifiques) are proud to introduce the first edition of the Giliola Gamberini Award. The aim of the Prize, named after Giliola Gamberini, is to keep alive her work and memory, while promoting the profession of medical-scientific illustrator and the use of illustrations in a clinical and professional setting.

  • JVISCOMM volume 37 3-4
    JVISCOMM volume 37 3-4

    Added:29 January 2015

    Didn't get your hard copy of JVISCOMM volume 37 3-4 for Christmas? Don't worry it's on its way now!

  • Kenneth Watson
    Kenneth Watson

    Added:27 January 2015

    The Institute is sorry to announce the death of Kenneth Watson who passed away in hospital on 6th December 2014 after a long illness.

  • IMI is seeking a Student Representative on Council
    IMI is seeking a Student Representative on Council

    Added:23 January 2015

    This provides an exciting opportunity for an individual to represent the interests of all IMI students on Council as well as providing a unique insight into how the professional body operates. This is a great opportunity for younger members of the Institute to gain useful experience.

Registered Office

12 Coldbath Square
London EC1R 5HL
Tel: 0207 837 2846
Registered No:933565

Clinical photography, design and video in healthcare