CDC/ Allissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAMS SlideShow 2020 Michael Astrachan SlideShow 2020 Ryan Kissinger
  • Latest News
Habelia optata

Medical and Scientific Visualization of

Medical Illustrators across America and around the world are helping in the fight against COVID-19.
shout AMI2020

75th Annual Meeting

Join us in Phoenix, AZ July 22-25 for our 75th Annual Conference!
Invitation to Partner for sponsorships

Sponsor Opportunities

Reach over 850 visual media and scicomm leaders in medicine, life science research, and health care.
COVID19 illustration

Art Goes Viral

Medical illustrators at the CDC create representations of disease-causing microbes to help raise awareness.
shout webinarsPDB

Online Webinars

Learn the latest techniques from top creatives in biomedical illustration, animation, and UX/UI.

It's #ScienceFriday! Read up on how this biotechnology artist wants scientists to "consume these types of media and…

AMIdotorg | via Twitter

If there has ever been a time for our community to demand more - demand better - from society it is now. Signed, AMI Board of Governors

AMIdotorg | via Twitter

As we do so, be mindful that these events impact and affect some of our colleagues more than others. This is an unp…

AMIdotorg | via Twitter

Journal of Biocommunication


JBC 43-2, 2019 feature articles: Integrative Modeling & Visualization of Exosomes, Visualization of a Juvenile Australopithecus afarensis Foot Anatomy, Clinical Photography to Assist Patients with Pectus Carinatum, Vesalius Trust research posters, and a Gallery of the 2019 AMI Salon and 2019 BCA BioImages. All articles are free to read!

Call for papers — submit today
JBC issue 43-2, 2019

Sourcebook & Online Marketing


Complete marketing for biomedical, life science and natural science artists

The Medical Illustration & Animation marketing program maximizes your reach to creative buyers. Published by the AMI and Serbin Communications, this annual publication and companion website are where you should be if you are looking for work in the science and healthcare market. Reserve your space in the 2020 program today! Call 800-876-6425 or

Advertise  |  Qualify for Free Copy
View portfolios at
Read Artists' Blog at

Sourcebook 2019

Board Certification

Physicians, lawyers, and plumbers are board certified, what about you?

Certification is endorsed by the AMI to encourage lifelong learning and to measure professional competency for illustrators and employers. Similar to specialty certification for physicans, the competency evaluation consists of a written test and portfolio review.

Certification matters!

Learn more
CMI Aoki

"With board certification, I'm able to leverage the trust of new animation clients. Reciprocally, those clients feel confident in promoting me as part of their roster when pitching to their clients or investors."
Shizuka Aoki, CMI—


"I work with highly trained science educators from many backgrounds. Board certification demonstrates that I have the contemporary skills and knowledge to develop informed illustrations and animations as part of the team."
Fabian de Kok-Mercado, CMI—