Alison Burke, CMI, FAMI is a board-certified medical illustrator who specializes in presenting medical and scientific concepts to the public through illustration, animation, and design.

For 10 years, her work has been published in journals, textbooks, brochures and online. She is also currently featured weekly in The New England Journal of Medicine.

Alison’s wide-ranging portfolio encompasses many different specialties from life science to patient education and anatomy – the latter, an impressive collection of diagrams created to illuminate complex information, which we felt compelled to share with you today.

Here are selected anatomy works from Alison Burke, CMI, FAMI:

All images © Alison Burke, unless otherwise noted


Pancreas Anatomy and Tumor Location

Internal Cateroid Artery


Stenotic Aortic Valve Morphologies

Orbital Apex