About Us

About Us

We are passionate visual storytellers

We believe that visual communication is a key component of any narrative. Whether it is between doctors and patients or scientists and the public, information can be conveyed more easily through the use of medical illustrations, animations, and infographics. We help our clients tell their stories more effectively, deliver research and therapies that have a positive impact worldwide.

Our Reach

Our team has built a remote workflow that makes global collaboration effective. We have worked with illustrators and clients from multiple countries and delivered stunning results.

Nancy Chu Ji, MScBMC

Nancy Chu Ji, MScBMC

CO-FOUNDER

Nancy Chu Ji, MScBMC

Nancy studied at the University of Toronto majoring in Neuroscience and went on to earn her master’s degree from the Biomedical Communications program. She has been working at one of the world’s leading medical animation companies as a creative project manager. Nancy’s vision is to combine both clarity and beauty in every design to create accessible and engaging visualizations that impact public health. Outside of medical art, Nancy loves reading and drawing manga.

Shawn Yue Liu, MScBMC

Shawn Yue Liu, MScBMC

CO-FOUNDER

Shawn Yue Liu, MScBMC

Shawn completed his undergraduate studies specializing in Human Biology. He then earned his master’s degree from the Biomedical Communications program at the University of Toronto. He gained industry experience working at Baylis Medical as a visual communicator. Shawn is committed to transforming complex scientific concepts into concise, informative, and interactive designs that educate learners of all levels.

TEN, BFA

TEN, BFA

ART DIRECTOR

TEN, BFA

TEN is a professional illustrator in China with extensive agency experience. His work has been published as posters, graphic novels, product packages, web comics, and VI design. In the past, TEN has collaborated with NetEase, Vanke, Merck, China Post, among other clients. In his spare time, TEN maintains an active lifestyle in swimming, motorcycling and rock climbing.

Carmen Burroughs, MScBMC

Carmen Burroughs, MScBMC

MEDICAL ANIMATOR

Carmen Burroughs, MScBMC

Carmen’s enthusiasm for rendering stories and narratives took shape while she was obtaining her Bachelor of Fine Arts at East Tennessee State University. She then went on to finesse these skills specifically in the context of health and biology within the Biomedical Communications graduate program at the University of Toronto. She specializes in digital painting/illustration and 2D animation. Outside of medical art, Carmen loves creating comics and fan art of her favourite characters.

Jenny Wang, MBI

Jenny Wang, MBI

MEDICAL ANIMATOR

Jenny Wang, MBI

Jenny is an award-winning medical illustrator and animator. With a background rich in the sciences, Jenny’s goal is to improve healthcare education via informed design and vibrant graphics. She holds a Master of Art in Medical and Biological Illustration from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and currently a member of the Association of Medical Illustrators. Other than medical art, Jenny loves painting digital portraits.

Dongxing Huang, MD

Dongxing Huang, MD

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Dongxing Huang, MD

Dongxing completed the Doctor of Medicine program at the Southwest Medical University and did his residency at West China Hospital in Emergency Medicine. His interest in visual arts eventually led him to become a UI designer in 2016. Throughout that period, Dongxing also worked on many surgical illustration projects. His clinical knowledge, as well as graphic design experience, give him a a unique approach to his work.

Woohyun Cho, MA

Woohyun Cho, MA

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Woohyun Cho, MA

Woohyun majored in Fine Art and was interested in the human body while dealing with human figures as the main subject of her work. She became deeply attracted to anatomy, so she entered graduate school for Biomedical Art in South Korea to study medical illustration. Currently, she works at the Ajou University Hospital, producing paper figures, lecture materials, and illustrations for patient explanations. Woohyun likes to travel to places with beautiful scenery and enjoy taking photos of delicious food.

Aaron Cole, MSMI

Aaron Cole, MSMI

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Aaron Cole, MSMI

Aaron is an award-winning medical animator who received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in scientific illustration from the University of Georgia and Master of Science in Medical Illustration from Augusta University. He has an in-depth understanding of the anatomy and development of the human body and a wide array of knowledge regarding 3D medical modeling and animation. Aside from medical animation, Aaron loves creating game-inspired fantasy art.

Sihan Yu, MDent

Sihan Yu, MDent

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Sihan Yu, MDent

Sihan completed her undergraduate studies at West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University. Now she is a graduate student here majoring in pediatric dentistry. She has conducted clinical internships at West China Hospital and West China Stomatological Hospital and accumulated relevant clinical experiences. Thanks to these, she specializes in medical illustration and designs related to stomatology.

Jennifer Gu, BSc

Jennifer Gu, BSc

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Jennifer Gu, BSc

After receiving a Bachelor’s in Biological Sciences at the University of Alberta, Jennifer went on to study at the University of Toronto, in the Biomedical Communications Master's Program. There, she found passion in combining art and science to create visually engaging, didactic visuals. Jennifer strongly values
the role of visuals in conveying information alongside text to create synergy. After all, the best stories are the ones with pictures! In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys playing the piano, particularly Chopin.

Tracy Xiang, MScBMC

Tracy Xiang, MScBMC

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Tracy Xiang, MScBMC

Tracy is an alum of University of Toronto’s Biomedical Communications Program (BMC). Prior to BMC, she earned a HBSc from University of Toronto Mississauga, where she specialized in Biology. Tracy has worked with leading Veterinarian consultancy and Medical Communication agencies as a production lead and project manager. Tracy is passionate about motion graphics, and loves to explore how motion affects our understanding of science. Outside of medical art, Tracy sometimes sketches her plants and cats.

Mona Li, MScBMC

Mona Li, MScBMC

MEDICAL ILLUSTRATOR

Mona Li, MScBMC

Mona is a medical illustrator specializing in patient education, 2D art, and interaction design. Prior to completing her Master of Science in Biomedical Communications at the University of Toronto, she studied life science at McGill University, majoring in Psychology. She is passionate about using visual storytelling to make health and medical information more accessible. She also loves making comics and building villages in Minecraft and Animal Crossing.