Katelyn McDonald is an award winning, Board Certified Medical Illustrator and a professional member of the Association of Medical Illustrators. She enjoys tackling new projects of any size and collaborating closely with medical and scientific professionals to make their ideas for projects and illustrations in biology and medicine come to life.
She has worked with Harvard University’s Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, University of Iowa’s Museum of Natural History on multiple museum exhibits, the National Aquarium’s Marine Animal Rescue Program (MARP), University of Iowa’s Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Austin Radiological Association, and many medical practitioners on their patient education material.
Katelyn graduated summa cum laude from Iowa State University with a degree in Biological and Pre Medical illustration and a minor in Biology. She received a Masters in Biological and Medical Illustration from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine with her thesis project being an interactive educational website developed for MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital. She now lives in Muscatine, Iowa.