Friday 25 April
At the 65th Annual Meeting for the Medical Artists’ Association of GB (MAA), held on Friday 25th April 2014, the inaugural Peter G. Cull Medal was awarded to Liveryman Dr. Michael O’Brien in recognition of his service in the role of examiner of the MAA since 1976, and Chairman of the Examining Board since 1990. The picture shows Liveryman O’Brien (left) receiving the medal from the Chairman of the MAA, Philip Ball.
Peter Cull was a distinguished liveryman of the Company from 1990 until his death in 2012. His widow, Bettine, commissioned 10 medals to be struck in his memory – 5 for the MAA of which Peter Cull had been Chairman on 3 occasions, and 5 to the Institute of Medical Illustrators which Peter helped found in 1968.