Christine Young, MA, CMI, FAMI

Christine Young

Clinical Assistant Professor, Biomedical and Health Information Sciences


Office Phone



1919 W. Taylor St., 247 AHSB

Mail Code


Office Hours

By appointment

Related Sites

Young & McKenna



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 2012

The Association of Medical Illustrators, Editor, Medical Illustration Source Book 2005 - 2014

Accreditation Review Committee for the Medical Illustrator, Member 2005 - 2016

Notable Honors

2021 - Brödel Award for Excellence in Education, The Association of Medical Illustrators

2016 - Lifetime Achievement Award, The Association of Medical Illustrators

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

1992 - 2023 - Board Certified Medical Illustrator, Board of Certification of Medical Illustrators (BCMI)


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