The Imaginative Work of Steven J. Harrison

A Tribute to Our Friend and Colleague


  • Gary Schnitz
  • Amanda Behr
  • Mark Schornak


Steven J. Harrison, PhD, CMI, FAMI, was an award-winning medical illustrator recognized by the Association of Medical Illustrators (AMI) and the BioCommunications Association (BCA). Steve was awarded AMI's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012, and in 2009 the BioCommunications Association inducted Steve as a Louis Schmidt Laureate.  In 2010, after 16 years of leadership in the department and an outstanding career in medical illustration, the School of Allied Health Sciences at Augusta University (Medical College of Georgia) presented Steve with the Distinguished Alumnus Award.

Samples of Steve Harrison's illustrations




How to Cite

Schnitz, G., Behr, A., & Schornak, M. (2023). The Imaginative Work of Steven J. Harrison: A Tribute to Our Friend and Colleague. Journal of Biocommunication, 47(1). Retrieved from