Christine Young

Christine Young

Clinical Assistant Professor, Biomedical and Health Information Sciences

 

Email

cdy@uic.edu

Office Phone

312-413-8710

Office

1919 W. Taylor St., 244 AHSB

Mail Code

530

Office Hours

By appointment

Related Sites

Young & McKenna

LinkedIn

About

Christine Young is the founding and creative partner of Young & McKenna, Art for Science, Health and Medicine, a small medical visualization studio in Evanston, Illinois dedicated to developing visual content for medical animation and media. The studio specializes in research and visual strategy for commercialization of biopharmaceutical therapies and mechanism of disease for physician education. Her work lays the foundation for visual education through interactive and motion media experiences in a cellular and molecular environment.

Leadership in the Profession

The Association of Medical Illustrators, President

The Association of Medical Illustrators, Editor, Medical Illustration Source Book

Accreditation Review Committee for the Medical Illustrator, Member

Notable Honors

2016 - Lifetime Achievement Award, The Association of Medical Illustrators

2012 - Muriel McLatchie Miller Fine Art Award, The Association of Medical Illustrators

2014 - Elected Artisan Member, International Guild of Miniature Artisans

1992 - 2017 - Board Certified Medical Illustrator, Board of Certification of Medical Illustrators (BCMI)

Education

MA, Department of Art as Applied to Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. M.A.
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
B.S. Natural Science, B.A. Fine Art, Muhlenberg College