Veronica Falconieri, MA, CMI – Principal

Veronica Falconieri is a scientific and medical illustrator and animator specializing in medical, molecular, cellular, and biological visualization.


Veronica is Falconieri Visuals’ primary animator and illustrator, providing effective and engaging visuals and scientific visualization expertise for her clients. She also collaborates with researchers in the High Resolution Electron Microscopy Lab of the National Cancer Institute, and is a published author in several journals including Science and Cell. Her images and animations have been featured in over 20 media and news publications since 2015


As a Certified Medical Illustrator, Veronica illustrates and animates all things medical and scientific, including anatomy, surgery, pathology, cell and molecular biology, physiology, neuroscience, biotechnology, engineering, physics, and general science. Her research experience provides exceptional knowledge of protein structure and understanding of complex molecular subject matter.

Awards and Recognition

Citation of Merit, Medical Illustration, BioImages 2017

Juror Selected Entry, BioImages 2016

2016 Art of Science Image Contest Finalist, Biophysical Society

2015 Art of Science Image Contest Finalist, Biophysical Society

NSF Visualization Challenge 2015 Illustration Finalist, National Science Foundation

Drescher Award for Graduate Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Frank H. Netter MD Memorial Scholarship for Medical Art

Alan Cole Scholarship, The Vesalius Trust


Veronica earned her MA from the Department of Art as Applied to Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Before Hopkins, she studied biology and art at Smith College and graduated magna cum laude with highest honors.

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