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James Perkins

Professor

Medical Illustration Program
Institute of Health Sciences and Technology
Program Director of Graduate Medical Illustration

585-475-2443

James Perkins

Professor

Medical Illustration Program
Institute of Health Sciences and Technology
Program Director of Graduate Medical Illustration

585-475-2443

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Full Length Book
Kumar, Vinay, et al. Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. 10 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2020. Print.
Kumar, Vinay, et al. Robbins Essential Pathology. 1 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2020. Print.
Hall, John E., Michael E. Hall, and James Perkins (illustrator). Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology. 14 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2020. Print.
Chabner, Davi-Ellen and James Perkins (illustrator). The Language of Medicine. 12 ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier, 2020. Print.
Srinivasan, Jayashri, et al. Netter's Neurology. 3 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2019. Print.
Kumar, Vinay, et al. Robbins and Kumar Basic Pathology. 10 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier, 2017. Print.
Hall, John E. and James A. Perkins (illustrator). Pocket Companion to Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology. 13 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders, 2015. Print.
Hall, John E. and James A. Perkins (illustrator). Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology. 13 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders, 2015. Print.
Felten, David L., et al. Netter's Atlas of Neuroscience. 3 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2015. Print.
Kumar, Vinay, et al. Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. 9 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2014. Print.
Conti, C. Richard, Frank H. Netter (illustrator), and James Perkins (illustrator). The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 8 - Cardiovascular System. 2 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders, 2014. Print.
Perkins, Jim, et al. Robbins Basic Pathology. 9th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2013. Print.
Perkins, Jim and Davi-Ellen Chabner. The Language of Medicine. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2013. Print.
Perkins, Jim, et al. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations Vol. 7, Part II - Nervous System - Spinal Cord and Peripheral Motor and Sensory Systems. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2013. Print.
Perkins, Jim, et al. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations Vol. 7, Part I - Nervous System - The Brain. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2013. Print.
Perkins, Jim, Joseph Ianotti, and Richard Parker. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations Vol. 6, Part III - Musculoskeletal System - Biology and Systemic Diseases. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2013. Print.
Perkins, Illus. Jim, Christopher Kelly, and Jaime Landman. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 5 - Urinary System. 2 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier, 2012. Print.
Perkins, Illus. Jim, Joseph Ianotti, and Richard Parker. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 6 - Musculoskeletal System (Part I - Upper Limb). 2 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier, 2012. Print.
Perkins, Illus. Jim, James Zachary, and M. Donald McGavin. Pathologic Basis of Veterinary Disease. 5 ed. St. Louis, MO: Mosby/Elsevier, 2012. Print.
Perkins, Illus. Jim and Davi Ellen Chabner. Medical Terminology: A Short Course. 6 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier, 2012. Print.
Perkins, Jim, illus., Roger P. Smith, MD, and Paul Turek, MD. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 1 - Reproductive System. 2 ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
Perkins, Jim, illus. and William F. Young, MD. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 2 - Endocrine System. 2 ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
Perkins, Jim and David Kaminsky, MD. The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 3 - Respiratory System. 2 ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
Perkins, Jim, illus., Todd Florin, MD, and Stephen Ludwig, MD. Netter's Pediatrics. 1 ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
Perkins, Jim, illus. and Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD. Pathology for the Health Professions. 4 ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
Perkins, Illus. Jim, et al. Netter's Neurology. 2 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
illus., Jim Perkins,, et al. Netter's Neurology. 2 ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011. Print.
Journal Paper
Brodell, James D., et al. "Deltoid-Spring Ligament Reconstruction in Adult Acquired Flatfoot Deformity With Medial Peritalar Instability." Foot & Ankle International 40. 7 (2019): 753-761. Print.
Punekar, Imran R. A., et al. "Redefining the rectus sheath: Implications for abdominal wall repair." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 141. 2 (2018): 473-479. Print.
Riddle, R. Scott, et al. "Retopologizing MRI and Diffusion Tensor Tractography Datasets for Real-Time Interactivity." Journal of Biocommunication 39. 1 (2013): E18-E25. Web.
Perkins, Jim. "Real Professionals Calibrate Their Computer Screens. Do You?" Symbiartic blog of Scientific American. January 9 (2012): NA. Web.
Perkins, Jim. "Gamma and White Point Explained: How to Calibrate Your Monitor." Symbiartic blog of Scientific American. January 17 (2012): NA. Web.
Perkins, Jim. "Dots, Spots, and Pixels: What's In A Name?" Symbiartic Blog of Scientific American." Symbiartic blog of Scientific American. May 14 (2012): NA. Web.
Perkins, Jim. "Illustrating Atoms and Molecules." Journal of Natural Science Illustration. Nov. 2011 (2011): 15-20. Web.
Shows/Exhibits/Installations
Perkins, James A. Images From Science 3. 1-28 Nov. 2019. RIT City Art Space, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Perkins, James A. Visualize: Art Revealing Science. 2018. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Washington, DC. Exhibit.
Perkins, James. School of Netter: The "Michelangelo of Medicine" and His Legacy. Apr. 2014. NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY. Exhibit.
Perkins, Jim. Robbins Basic Pathology. Jul. 2012. Association of Medical Illustrators 67th Annual Salon, Toronto. Exhibit.
Perkins, Jim. Robbins Basic Pathology. Jul. 2012. Association of Medical Illustrators 67th Annual Salon, Toronto. Exhibit.
Perkins, Jim. Illustrators 2011. By Jim Perkins, Bill Finewood, and Chris Lyons. Jan. 2011. The Donald F. and Maxine B. Davison Gallery, Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY. Exhibit.
Perkins, Jim. Anatomy of an Image, 23rd Congress of the Association Europeenne des Illustrateurs Medicaux et Scientifiques. Nov. 2011. Faculty of Medicine, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France. Exhibit.
Perkins, Jim. Proper Placement of Avalon Laboratories Life Support Catheter. Jul. 2011. Association of Medical Illustrators 66th Annual Salon, Baltimore, MD. Exhibit.
Invited Keynote/Presentation
Perkins, Jim. "What’s The Point? The Use of Arrows in Scientific Illustration." 2017 Annual Conference. Association of Medical Illustrators. Austin, TX. 26 Jul. 2017. Conference Presentation.
Perkins, James. "Frank Netter and Me: Following in the Footsteps of the World's Greatest Medical Illustrator." Joseph McCullough Center for the Visual Arts. Cleveland Institute of Art. Cleveland, OH. 28 Mar. 2014. Lecture.
Perkins, James. "Molecular Illustration." Joseph McCullough Center for the Visual Arts. Cleveland Institute of Art. Cleveland, OH. 28 Mar. 2014. Lecture.
National/International Competition Award Winner
Perkins, James A. Association Europeenne des Illustrateurs Medicaux et Scientifiques and Maastricht University. Giliola Gamberini Award (finalist). Maastricht, The Netherlands, NL, 2017.
Perkins, James A. Association Europeenne des Illustrateurs Medicaux et Scientifiques and the University of Bologna. Giliola Gamberini Award. Bologna, Italy, 2015.
Perkins, James, et al. British Medical Association. Illustrated Medical Book Award. London, UK, 2012.
Perkins, James, et al. British Medical Association. Illustrated Medical Book Award. London, UK, 2012.
Formal Presentation
Perkins, Jim. “Adobe Illustrator Tips and Tricks.” Branching Out, Always Growth: Association of Medical Illustrators Annual Conference. Portland, OR. 28 July 2010. Presentation.
Published Article
Perkins, Jim.Illustrations for “Pharmacogenetics:A Tool for Identifying Variation in Drug Dependence and Treatment.” National Institutes of Health:Addiction Science andClinical Practice, 5.2. (2010). 17-29. Web.
Published Book
Illustrations for Damjanov, I. Pathology for the Health Professions. Elsevier, Inc. 2010. Print.