Medmovie translates complex medical and life science information into accurate, easy-to-understand, strategically focused visual media. Our clients leverage our experience, validated animations, and interactive media to create cost-effective innovative tools to help tell their stories. We are a team of graduate level trained Medical Illustrators and Animators who love our work and are passionate about our simple goal. We want our client’s stories to be fully understood.
Medmovie has been in business since 2000.
Rick received his BA from Columbia University in 1985 and his Masters in Medical Illustration from the University of Michigan in 1988. He has twenty years of experience in the field of medical illustration. Rick has served as Assistant Professor of Art as Applied to Medicine at Johns Hopkins University and his illustrations have been published in over 150 journals and medical textbooks. He has won awards from the Association of Medical Illustrators (AMI) for illustration, fine art and other media projects.
Kim Combs Gersony, MAMS
Co-Founder, Creative Director
Kim is a medical illustrator, animator and interactive designer. She received her first Mac in 1987 along with some Hypercard software and has been exploring the limits of digital interactive media ever since. She received her BA , Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Kentucky in 1992 and her master’s degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago’s (UIC) Biomedical Visualization program in 1996. She has won awards from the Association of Medical Illustrators (AMI) for animation and illustration. Her experience as a pioneer of digital media and her training in new media and motion graphics has allowed her to anticipate digital communication trends and direct the development of new media to exploit those trends.
Michelle Davis, MS
Production Manager & Medical Animator
Michelle Davis has been part of the Medmovie team since 2013. She obtained her undergraduate education from Drake University, majoring in both Neuroscience (B.S.) and Graphic Design (B.A.). At the Medical College of Georgia (now Augusta University) she earned a Master of Science in Medical Illustration. At Medmovie she enjoys working on a variety of animation and illustration projects and has a special interest in modeling and ZBrush.
Dayna Menken, MS, CMI
Medical Illustrator and Animator
Dayna Menken joined the Medmovie team in early 2022. She is a Certified Medical Illustrator (CMI) who received her BFA from the University of Michigan in 2008 and MS in Biomedical Visualization from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2014. Dayna enjoys working through all aspects of project development and creation, from creative direction to final visuals, and on projects that involve anything from 3d modeling and animation to 2d illustration and motion graphics. She also enjoys working on a wide range of medical and scientific content, with a particular interest in physiological structures and processes.
Jason Brady, MS
Medical Illustrator and Animator
Jason Brady joined the Medmovie team in 2022. He is an artist known for his luminous naturalistic oil paintings and received a BFA in Sculpture from Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts. He received a Master of Arts in Biological and Medical Illustration at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. While studying at Hopkins he received the Frank H. Netter M.D. Award for his excellence in academic achievement and anatomical illustration. Jason is passionate about illustrating and animating the anatomical, histological, and molecular intricacies of the human body to help elucidate modern medicine.
American College of Cardiology (ACC)
American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
Cardiology and Interventional Vascular Associates
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Florida Hospital Cardiovascular Institute
Heart Rhythm Society(HRS)
Johns Hopkins Anatomy Department
Johnson & Johnson
The National Academies’ Institute of Medicine
Legal Professionals across the United States
Medical Choices, Inc.
NY Presbyterian, Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital
Ohio Heart & Vascular Center
Pacific Northwest Cardiology
Pfizer (through WebMD)
Philips Medical Corporation
Revel United Health Care
St. Luke’s Health System
US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
University of Kentucky