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Visual Communicator

 

MY PORTFOLIO

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2D & 3D Animation

Master's Research Project

An animation for fertility patients designed to illuminate the "black box" of procedures in the fertility lab. 

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Illustration | 3D Modelling

Treating Depression with Escitalopram

An editorial illustration that visually represents how escitalopram interacts with the serotonin transporter protein (SERT) to treat depression. 

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Illustration | Info Visualization

The Pathology of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

An editorial illustration that visually represents how chronic acid reflux progresses to gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and can potentially lead to cancer.

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Illustration | Info Visualization

Ankle Dorsiflexion & Lifting Mechanics

A series of powerpoint illustrations that visually represents how ankle dorsiflexion range of motion affect lifting mechanics.

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Illustration | Medical Legal

Seatle et al v. Purvis et al: Medical Legal Visualization

A medical legal illustration that visually represents the complex sequence of events that led to shoulder dystocia prior to the delivery of baby Connor Seatle.

Illustration | 3D Modelling

The Rotatory Motor of Bacterial Flagellum

A 3D editorial illustration that metaphorically represents a biological cell and its components with mechanical parts.

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Anatomical Illustrations

Anatomy Projects

A series of anatomical illustrations that visually represent the anatomy of the human body. 

ABOUT

Hello, my name is Contessa!

I'm a visual communicator, knowledge translator, and patient educator based in Toronto. I completed a Masters of Science in Biomedical Communications (MScBMC) at the University of Toronto, and I currently work at Profound Medical as a Marketing Communications Specialist. 

I believe that working with your clients is the key to achieving effective communication, and creating thoughtful and impactful design solutions. 

I am a knowledge seeker and a problem solver with a diverse background in science, kinesiology, visual arts, and project management. I am passionate about patient education, and designing visual experiences that achieve effective knowledge translation and foster meaningful communication.

 

I would be very excited to create an experience that offers the best design solution for you.

 

CONTACT ME

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