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Shawna R Snyder


Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine | 2016 – 2018
Department of Art as Applied to Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Master of Arts in Medical and Biological Illustration
Thesis – Stem Cell Orchestra: interactive didactic animation for cardiac tissue engineering

Iowa State University | 2011 – 2015
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Ames, IA
Bachelor of Arts in Biological/Pre-medical Illustration


Medical animator at Rendia, a software company in Baltimore, MD that offers patient education tools for Ophthalmology and Ear, Nose and Throat doctors. There, I manage the animation scriptwriter, check anatomical accuracy and create animations. Animations are created from script through storyboards, to asset development and final deliverable.

Freelance illustrator
SIGVARIS Compression Therapy
Grayson Lab for Craniofacial & Orthopaedic Tissue Engineering

Other Past clients:
Grayson Lab for Tissue Engineering
The Johns Hopkins Simulation Center
National Aquarium in Baltimore
Iowa State University Insect Collection

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