Bert received his BFA from the Cleveland Institute of Art in Medical Illustration and a Masters Degree from the Department of Art as Applied to Medicine from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He has been an active member of the Association of Medical Illustrators for 20 years and recently completed a 4 year term on the Board of Governors. He currently lives outside of Boston where he maintains his freelance illustration and animation business. Specialties include editorial illustration and 3D computer animation for the pharmaceutical and advertising markets. Over the past 14 years Bert has created high-end 3D computer animation using Softimage on an SGI platform.