Campus Drie Eiken - Building TA - Universiteitsplein 1 - 2610 Wilrijk

09.00 - 17.00

with a presentation on comperative anatomy by Peter BOLS, Belgium, author of "The Horse Catalyzed Birth of Modern Veterinary Medicine in 18th-Century France", Elsevier 2016


Francis VAN GLABBEEK, Belgium


  • Coskun ARKAZ 
  • Zakaria  MOUSATI
  • Ibrahim OCAK 
  • Sanad OULKADI

CHIMES CHIrurgie voor MEdische Studenten/Surgery for Medical Students

  • Rami JAWAD
  • Ferdous MADADI


20.00 Congress Annual Dinner

University Club at Stadscampus - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerp




Stadscampus - Building S - De Grauwzusters - Lange Sint-Annastraat 7 - 2000 Antwerp 

Chairs: Pascale POLLIER (UK/BE) & Ann VAN DE VELDE (BE)


08.30     Registration

09.00     Welcome

09.15     Anatomy for Sculptors

               Uldis ZARINS (LV)

10.00     Surgery as an Art Form

               Francis WELLS (UK)

10.40     Coffee/Tea Break

11.00    From Ordinary to Extraordinary: more than an Artist

               Stephanie PHILIPPAERTS (BE)

11.40     New Anatomy Museum in Riga

               Leva LEBIETE and Juris SALAKS (LV)

12.40     LUNCH

14.00     Comparative Pathology for Sculptors

               Athar JABER (BE)

14.40     Forensic Medicine. A Case Study

               Wendie BIRCH (UK)

15.20    Coffee/Tea Break

15.40     The Surgeon as Curator

               Carlos BRANCO-FERREYRA (PT)

16.20     Face Lab Research Group

               Mark ROUGHLY (UK)

17.00     Exhibition Open


Continuous Presentation

Motion Comic "Immuno-T"




The 2018 AEIMS Congress will feature a Salon of Student and Professional Artwork.

Submission of Entries

Submission of works for exhibit in the Salon is open to any alumni, faculty or student of a medical or scientific illustration program and professionals. You may enter a maximum of 2 pieces. The entry is free.

All 2D artwork must be submitted in digital form. We will take care of the printing. The maximum printable image size is 30 x 40 cm, and images can be either portrait or landscape orientation. Resolution should be 300dpi. The prints will be bordered in white. Preferred file format is JPG. Preferred color spaces are Adobe RGB 1998 or sRGB.

Animations must be submitted as .MOV, .MP4

By entering this exhibition, the artist/entrant authorizes the 2018 AEIMS Congress Organizing Committee to make, display and sell (via silent auction) one printed copy of the submitted artwork. All other rights are reserved to the copyright holder. Animations are excluded from the silent auction.

Entry Deadline

The deadline for receipt of entry forms and digital file(s) is the close of business on Monday, 1 October 2018.

Disposition of Entries

To close the exhibit, the prints will be sold via silent auction on Sat 13 Oct 2018.

Awards ceremony and auction results

A prize will be awarded for the best entry from a professional and student.

The awards ceremony and announcements at the auction results will take place at the social event after the silent auction. Please label your artwork, explain the subject, the dimensions and medium employed.