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 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
You can apply for professional membership without one of our accredited qualifications if you have a recognised media qualification, a minimum of 5 years clinical experience and are currently working as a medical illustrator.
You will need to submit your CV and a CPD portfolio to prove your development throughout your career. This should document your last two year's activity and be presented in the form outlined by IMI.
Your CPD portfolio should contain:
Each activity should be accompanied by a piece of evidence i.e. a certificate, a hand out, a print out of a Powerpoint presentation, an email to say you attended, minutes or your notes from a meeting. Copies of your evidence are preferred, but if you are submitting your original copies, you are advised to send these by recorded post.
If you have any queries or concerns regarding CPD, please contact our CPD Lead Catherine Lamoon.
Please submit your CPD portfolio by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or by post to Catherine Lamoon, Medical Illustration, Royal Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston. PR2 9HT