Education & Certificates
Certified Medical Illustrator
Board of Certification of Medical Illustrators
The Association of Medical Illustrators is recognized as the premier global resource for promoting the power of visual media to advance scientific understanding, communication, education, and research.
Certification is endorsed by the AMI to measure competency in business practices, ethics, biomedical science, and drawing skills.
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(Pending) Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
Project Management Institute
Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world's leading association for those who consider project, program or portfolio management their profession.
The CAPM demonstrates understanding of all the core knowledge, terminology and processes of effective project management based on the A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
Certified Grant Writer
Certification of grant writing for non-profits and freelance improves proposals as well as government and research grant applications.
MS Medical Illustration
The graduate program is one of four in North America (3 in the US) accredited by CAAHEP for its advanced education in both life sciences and visual communication.
The program emphasizes anatomical and surgical illustration for publication. Students study anatomy and pathology, communication theory, various visualization techniques, and visual-problem solving.
The College of New Jersey
In the Biopsychology Specialization, students explore the interface between biology and psychology (e.g., neuroscience, psychopharmacology, psychoneuroimmunology, and genetics). Julie worked in expert Dr. Leynes' lab specializing in cognitive neuroscience and memory.
Folks I Worked With Lately
Coats Medical Media
Founder & Creative Lead
Coats Medical Media is a creative studio making visuals for medical and scientific professionals with a focus on global health.
I lead, manage, and communicate the status of all creative projects.
Fundraising & Development Intern
OTI is a nonprofit supporting transition-to-home orphan care around the world.
I spearhead fundraising campaigns in support of OTI’s mission through grant writing, donor cultivation, program management and implementation.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center
DDEAMC is a teaching and research hospital located at Fort Gordon that treats active duty personnel, military retirees, and hosts disaster medicine preparedness.
I lead all creative production, managed & communicated project status, and collaborated with other departments to improve patient experience.
Augusta Locally Grown
Project Data Manager
Georgia Food For Health via Augusta Locally Grown promotes affordable access to fruits and vegetables in under-served communities.
I volunteered with a talented team of clinicians, dietitians, and medical students to improve health outcomes and support public health research via data collection and management.
Citizens Climate Lobby
I supported the organization to establish a new chapter.
Northwell Health, Dept. of Neurosugery
Northwell is the largest healthcare provider in New York with interdisciplinary leaders in diagnostic, research, surgical, and clinical care.
I lead all medical illustrations projects for a distinguished team of neurosurgeons.
Hike Outings Leader
I supported the Long Island Sierra Club to introduce communities to local hikes and native plants and wildlife.
Medical Illustrator & 2D Animator
I worked with attorneys, medical experts, and colleagues to create compelling printed exhibits, 2D animations and interactive displays for court cases.
Dumb Friends League
Surgical Instrument Assistant
The mobile clinic worked with local, underserved communities of Denver to provide low-cost spay and neuters to pets. I supported their team by managing surgical equipment.