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 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

  • Demonstrator (Specialization in Biomedical Visualisation) - St. George's University - Grenada, West Indies

    We are looking for a highly motivated and capable candidate who integrates art with science to join us on-site at St. George's University (SGU) on the island of Grenada in the Caribbean.

  • Medical illustrators/designers, Sofia Medicorum Communications, Kettering

    We are a start-up medical communications agency looking for designers/illustrators to work on a freelance basis with us on an initial basis.

  • Trainee Clinical Photographer, Birmingham

    This is a 18 month training position, where you will be trained in clinical photography. You will be expected to hold a Degree in Photography and be required to undertake the Staffordshire University Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Photography course.

  • Clinical Photographer, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

    We are looking for a versatile and enthusiastic qualified clinical photographer to join our busy team providing a comprehensive photography and video service to the Health Board and Cardiff University

  • Band 5 Clinical Photographer Birmingham Women’s & Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

    Do you want to join a vibrant and forward looking department as a band 5 photographer at one of Europe’s leading women’s & children’s hospitals? We are looking for a qualified clinical photographer to join our team of photographers, videographers and graphic designers. Please note a trainee post may be considered.

  • Band 5 Graphic Designer Birmingham Women’s & Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

    We are looking for a qualified graphic designer to join our team of photographers, videographers and graphic designers. You will have a degree in Graphic Design or equivalent. You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team and under your own initiative to meet tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high standard of work.

  • Clinical Photographer - Band 5 Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

    We are seeking an enthusiastic clinical photographer to join our team and help provide a comprehensive photographic service to our Trust and external customers. Working from our new purpose built department, you will be using high end photographic equipment and digital asset management systems to provide services to a range of specialities across three sites.

  • Ophthalmic Photographer NHS Lothian, Edinburgh

    An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Ophthalmic Photographer to join our team within the Medical Photography Service at NHS Lothian. Consideration will also be given to qualified Clinical Photographers who have experience in Ophthalmic Imaging. You will join a team of 20 staff who are committed to providing a comprehensive Medical Photography / Video / Graphic Design Service. We are located at six hospital sites, five within Edinburgh and one in Livingston. You will be based at the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion in Edinburgh; however you may be required to cover clinics at more than one hospital site.

  • Job Advertisement for a Medical Artist and Creative, Eashing, Surrey

    A new position for a full time medical artist has become available. Due to sustained business growth we are looking for a qualified medical artist to join the team as a ’Medical Artist and Creative’. Based in our office in Eashing, Surrey you will work with Medical Artist, Joanna Culley, working on client projects providing high quality medical illustrations, animations and other relevant content & creative outputs.

  • Assistant Practitioner in Clinical Photography, Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for an assistant practitioner in clinical photography to join our team in NHS Fife. We provide a multi-skilled support service to NHS staff involved in patient care, teaching, education and research within NHS Fife.

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