joy

ABOUT

Hey there! I am an illustrator and animator who is dedicated to bridging the gap between medical science and education for students, patients, doctors and researchers.

My combined passion for art and science allows me to create compelling visual stories that educate and motivate in equal measures. My extensive background in various fields of biological sciences allows me to create visualizations with clarity and accuracy.

I enjoy creating clean and modern illustrations. I am always seeking new opportunities to learn and improve my skills.

Other than arts and science, I like to try new food and explore new restaurants. I also love to make delicious things using my oven.

If you would like to work with me, please don't hesitate to contact me at joy.qu@mail.utoronto.ca or drop me a quick message on my contact page.

 

EDUCATION

2011 - 2013 | Masters of Biomedical Communications
Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

2007 - 2011 | Honours Bachelor of Science with High distinction
Specialist in Immunology
Department of Immunology, University of Toronto

SKILLS

Traditional: pencil, colour pencil, ink, oil, acrylic, watercolour, carbon dust
Digital: Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, After Effects, Autodesk Maya, Cinema 4D
Web: html, CSS3, jquery

AWARDS

Artery Studios Award, 2013
Vesalius Trust Research Grant, 2013
Quebec Pain Research Network (QPRN) Scholarship, 2012
Award of Excellence (Student instructional colour category at the 67th AMI Conference), 2012
Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS), 2011
BMC Entrance Award Scolarship, 2011
EndMS Summer Studentship, 2010
Dean's List Scholar 2008-2011
University of Toronto New College Entrance Scholarship, 2007

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