Medical Artists’ Association of Great Britain

1949 – The Medical Artists’ Association of Great Britain (MAA) was founded in the UK to gain recognition for the profession of Medical Artists and to select and train students into this specialist profession.

1989 – The Medical Artists’ Association received Patronage from the Worshipful Company of Barbers, one of the City of London Livery Companies.

1996 – The Charlotte Holt Bequest was received by the Association. It was created by medical artist Charlotte Holt for the express purpose of training medical artists and led to the formal establishment of The Medical Artists’ Education Trust (MAET) as a charitable organisation for production of this specialist Medical Art Postgraduate Training Programme.

2019 – The 70th MAA Anniversary Conference was held at Madingley Hall, Cambridge.

2021 – The next MAA conference will be held at the Liverpool Medical Institution, 22nd to 24th April 2021. Booking and further information will become available early Spring 2021 and due to the current Covid situation, this event may be held remotely.