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Steph Cohen


Stephanie is an artist and surgery resident at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School.  She earned her B.S. in Biochemistry from Tufts University and B.F.A. in Studio Art from The School of the Museum of Fine Arts prior to medical school.

Her work ranges from whimsical anatomical abstractions and visual puns to detail oriented medical illustrations for scientific publications. Her work has been published in JAMA Surgery, the AMA Journal of Ethics, World Neurosurgery, The Journal of Electrocardiology,  and The Journal of Global Health. She also illustrated an American Board of Surgery In Training Examination (ABSITE) review textbook and designed the covers for six oral surgery board review textbooks.

Her research interests include medical student and resident education, a well as projects in patient education aimed to improve healthcare literacy of surgical patients through visual communication.

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Local Art Shows:

December 2024-February 2025: 1369 Coffee House, Inman Square, Cambridge

May 2023-Dec 2023: Simmons College MassNow Art Show. Boston, MA

July 2022-October 2022: MASSNow Art Show, Boston City Hall. Boston, MA

February 2022-July 2022: 1369 Coffee House, Inman Square. Cambridge MA

November 2021-Feb 2022: JP Licks, Longwood Medical Center. Boston, MA


Jeffery Doles Photography

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