2016: Atlanta, Georgia

AMI2015AMI's 71st Annual Conference was hosted in Atlanta and was a meeting to remember! Speakers such as Eyewire and Street Anatomy took us to the frontiers of medical research, social media, and digital art that got our neurons firing and creativity flowing.

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2015: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

AMI2015AMI's 70th Annual Conference was hosted in Cleveland and once again celebrated the creativity and talents of medical illustrators!  The conference offered a diverse program with a breadth of content that included science, human anatomy, business, technology, and broad-based issues facing the world of image creators in heathcare.

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2014: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

AMI2014The 69th Annual Conference kicked off with a joint AMI Salon and BCA BioImages opening. The conference, held at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic, was dynamic and exciting as we introduced a new vigorously-paced schedule modeled after the popular TED series. Just a few of the featured topics included écorché modeling, mobile technology, and 3D medical imaging.

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2013: Fusion: Salt Lake City, Utah

logo2013fusionThe 68th Annual Meeting of the Association of Medical Illustrators celebrated our role as premier medical communicators. We explored new scientific discoveries, cutting-edge media, and the latest in graphics techniques.

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2012: Illuminate: Toronto, Ontario

logo2012.gifFor our 67th annual meeting, the Association of Medical Illustrators returned to Toronto! The conference focused on our unique ability to illuminate complex issues, with a robust program of world-class speakers. Their presentations described the many facets of our growing and ever-changing profession, while demonstrating the continuing importance of visual communication in the biomedical sciences.

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2011: Monumental: Baltimore, MD

logo2011.jpgFor our 66th annual meeting, the Association of Medical Illustrators returned to Baltimore! The AMI has held three superb meetings there, but our 4th was something special as we celebrated the 100th anniversary of our profession in its North American birthplace.

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2010: Branching Out, Always Growing: Portland, OR

logo2010.jpgOur "Branching Out" theme fits the verdant venue, and also describes the wonderful turns our profession is taking. AMI members continue to display the diversity; ingenuity, adaptability and that keep us competitive yet collegial. We are constantly evolving our skill sets to suit our new markets, and exciting new business models are emerging. Our impulse to exchange ideas, techniques and strategies keeps our organization vital and growing in many ways, from root to leafy twig!

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2009: Tradition and Transition: Richmond, VA

logo2009.jpgThe 2009 AMI meeting's theme, Tradition and Transition, reflected the most positive thing about change: incorporating the best of the past into the best of the future. Taking the old and making it new again, repurposing for the better yet still respecting the inherent value of the original. Attendees enjoyed dozens of attractions including The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Science Museum of Virginia, the Children's Museum of Richmond, the Virginia Aviation Museum, the Richmond International Raceway, Belle Isle, and Maymont Park and Zoo.

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2008: Accelerate Your Career: Indianapolis, IN

There's energy in Indianapolis!
Energy was the buzzword of the 63rd annual AMI meeting held in Indianapolis, Indiana in July 2008. The elegant University Place Hotel and Conference Center was the venue for a meeting with a speed and energy theme, illustrated by the custom heart-themed Harley motorcycle designed by two AMI members and summed up in the motto: Come accelerate your career!

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2007: BIG SKY: Bozeman, Montana

While the superb offerings of the AMI annual meeting are typically enticing in their own right, the July 2007 event in Bozeman, Montana was a rare and special delight! Bozeman, nestled in the eastern side of the Rockies near Yellowstone National Park, was the ideal small college town setting for our 62nd meeting held on the campus of Montanta State University. This meeting co-located with the GNSI meeting, providing additional opportunities for both groups.

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2006: reDISCOVER Boston

Boston was an annual meeting of unparalleled adventure and discovery. The city of world-class medical centers, cutting edge biotechnology companies, innovative high tech companies and educational institutions that employ the most brilliant and creative minds was location for our 61st annual meeting. The elegant and stylish Boston Marriott Cambridge, located adjacent to the MIT campus, was the venue for this exciting, energetic meeting.

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