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illustrator , Medical educator

Timothy Hunt Phelps, illustrator, medical educator. Certified medical illustrator.


Phelps, Timothy Hunt was born on October 15, 1953 in Richmond, Indiana, United States. Son of James Michael and Carolyn Jeanne (Hunt) Phelps.


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fine Arts, Wittenberg University, 1975. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1981.


Graphic artist department medical illustration, Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1977-1979;medical illustration intern, Barbara N. Rankin Associations, Cleveland, 1980;graphic artist Exhibit Museum, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1980-1981;medical illustrator audiovisual education, Baylor College Medicine, Houston, 1982-1986;associate professor illustration, assistant director, medical illustrator, Johns Hopkins University School Medicine, Baltimore, since 1986. Instructor Guild of Natural Science Illustrators, Philadelphia, 1990. Visiting lecturer Medical College Georgia, 1991, University of Michigan, 1991, 93.

Workshop presenter World Congress on Biocomms., Orlando, Florida, 1994.


  • Certified medical illustrator.



Member Johns Hopkins Medical School Council, 1989-1993. Trustee Vesalius Trust, The Health Sciences, 1995-1998, 98—. Member Visual Artist Wittenberg Series, since 1998, district alumni.

Fellow Association Medical Illustrators (certified, membership and continuing education committees since 1988, board governors since 1990, chairman internship committee, co-chairman workshops 1991, accreditation review committee for the medical illustrator 1992-1997, 9 awards 1984-1995, coordinator workshop annual meeting, Chicago 1992, chairman finance committee 1992, vice chairman board governors 1992-1993, chairman 1993-1994, parliamentarian 1994-1995, workshop presenter 1997, president-elect 1997), Guild Natural Science Illustrators, Delta Sigma Phi (officer 1972-1974).


Married Lyn Dorothy Guinter, June 23, 1979. Children: Kathleen Anne, Kevin Michael.

James Michael Phelps

Carolyn Jeanne (Hunt) Phelps

Lyn Dorothy Guinter

Kathleen Anne Phelps

Kevin Michael Phelps