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We have won many awards for our design and print, including the Platinum (best in show), Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards in the Institute of Medical Illustrators Annual Awards.

2017 Institute of Medical Illustrators Awards

Media Studio photographers and designers led the way once again in the 2017 Institute of Medical Illustrators (IMI) Annual Awards. The Award ceremony took place on 6th October 2017 at the IMI Conference in Nottingham.

Mark Bartley, Kim Baxter, Graham Newton, Jaclyn Swindell, Emily Wells, Grace Winn and Martha Whiffen received between them eight Bronze Awards and six Silver Awards.

2017 Institute of Medical Illustrators Awards Gallery
Goitre - a lump at the front of a person's neck
Goitre by Mark Bartley (Bronze Award)
Close-up of a subluxated (partially displaced) lens of an eyeball
Subluxated lens by Mark Bartley (Bronze Award)
Close- up of Corrneal Oedema with air bubble in anterior chamber of eyeball
Subluxated lens by Mark Bartley (Bronze Award)
Close-up of the quadratic lamellar lens opacity by Kim Baxter
Quadratic lamellar lens opacity by Kim Baxter (Silver Award)
Hand hygiene ward display with two hand-washing stations and bins with signage reading 'wash your hands for me' and 'Protect me...don't infect me!' alongside and image of a baby
Hand hygiene ward display by Graham Newton (Silver Award)
Cardiac surgeons at work in an operating theatre
Cardiac surgeons at work by Jaclyn Swindell (Bronze Award)
Keratic horn on someone's eyelid
Keratic horn by Jaclyn Swindell (Bronze Award)
A scientist in a white coat looking at test tubes in a laboratory
Laboratory of Molecular Biology by Jaclyn Swindell (Bronze Award)
Warts on a finger
Wart by Emily Wells (Bronze Award)
The back of two hands with complex venous and lymphatic overgrowth
Complex venous and lymphatic overgrowth by Martha Whiffen (Bronze Award)
A person in an MRI scanner
Complex venous and lymphatic overgrowth by Martha Whiffen (Bronze Award)
Loose, wrinkled skin on a person's neck
Side effect of penicillamine by Martha Whiffen (Silver Award)
3D printed pelvis
3D-printed pelvis by Grace Winn (Silver Award)
A skin graft scar
Skin graft scar by Grace Winn (Silver Award)

The Peter Cull Medal

Also in 2017, Head of Media Studio, Jerry Nayler, was awarded the Peter Cull Medal, which is "Awarded by each IMI Chairman once during their two-year term of office to an individual, team, group, department or organisation that had made a significant lasting impact on the Institute and its members. Both members and non-members are eligible."

A round, silver meal with Peter George Cull's face and name on and the dates "25-11-27 to 01-05-12"

2016 awards

The 2016 Institute of Medical Illustrators (IMI) Annual Awards ceremony took place on Saturday 10th September in Glasgow .

See the pictures here

These included Gold Awards for Peter Murray and Emily Wells, the Student Award for new graduate Vanessa Shepherd and the Keith Duguid Award for the best article by a new author in the Journal of Visual Communication in Medicine, which was awarded to Kim Baxter, in addition to her three Silver Awards.

BMA Awards

Our production of the film 'Having a bone scan', for the Cancer Research UK 'Cancer Help' website was Highly Commended in the 2016 BMA Patient Information Awards.

Silver award with engraved text: 'Institute of medical Illustrators, Peter Kilshaw, Student Award 2016, Vanessa Shepherd'

Wellcome Image Awards

Ophthalmic imaging team leader, Kim Baxter, was a winner in the 2016 Wellcome Image Awards with her retinal photograph, 'blood vessels in the eye'.

Close-up of blood vessels in an eye

2015 IMI Awards

Our winning images from the 2015 IMI Awards

Kim Baxter

Close-up of a dislocated Intra Ocular Lens
Dislocated Intra Ocular Lens - Bronze
Close-up of a lymphatic conjunctival vessel
Lymphatic Conjunctival Vessel - Silver
Close-up of conjunctival Infection in eye
Conjunctival Infection - Gold
Close up of Displaced Prominent Scleral Explant in eye
Displaced Prominent Scleral Explant - Bronze

Mel Yeneralski

Wilko Johnson serious and smiling
Wilko Johnson - Bronze
Close-up of Corneal Dystrophy in eye
Dot Map Corneal Dystrophy - Silver
Close-up of Sclera Melanoma in eye
Sclera Melanoma - Bronze
A person's bare upper torso and shoulders with a dislocated sternoclavicular joint
Dislocation of the Sternoclavicular Joint - Bronze

Abbey Staplehurst

A person's thigh with Dermatomyositis with Panniculitis
Dermatomyositis with Panniculitis - Bronze
The sole of a foot with Hyperkeratotic Eczema
Hyperkeratotic Eczema - Gold
The palm of a hand with post-operative Dupuytren's contracture
Post-operative Dupuytren's Contracture - Bronze
A microscopic image of Purtscher's Retinopathy
Purtscher's Retinopathy - Bronze
Toxic Multinodular Goitre - Large lumps on the front of a person's neck
Toxic Multinodular Goitre – Bronze

Grace Winn

Squamous Cell Carcinoma on the skin to the side of a person's eye
Squamous Cell Carcinoma – Bronze

Jaclyn Swindell

Close-up of Wegener’s Granulomatosis in a person's eye
Wegener’s Granulomatosis – Bronze

Mark Bartley

Close- up of a fused anterior and posterior capsule behind intraocular lens of the eye
Fused Anterior and Posterior Capsule behind Intraocular lens - Bronze
Close-up of Corneal Vessels and Keratopathy in eye
Corneal Vessels and Keratopathy - Silver
Palm of hand with bent fingers showing Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture - Bronze
Lichen Simplex Chronicus on skin
Lichen Simplex Chronicus – Bronze

Emily Wells

Close-up of choroidal malignant melanoma in an eye
Choroidal malignant melanoma - Silver
The palm of a hand with post–op dupuytren's contracture
Post–op Dupuytren's Contracture – Silver
A leg with Psoriasis
Psoriasis leg – Bronze
Dry peeling skin on palm of hand
Dry peeling skin on palm of hand
Close-up of pigment in anterior chamber of eye
Pigment in anterior chamber – Bronze
Close-up of Viral Keratitis in eye
Viral Keratitis – Bronze

Graham Newton

Green and white e-hospital brochures and posters
e-hospital brochures – Bronze
Science festival display sign
Science festival – Bronze
A CUH menu information leaflet with a plate of food on the front
Food menu - Silver