NAVEEN DEVASAGAYAM



naveen.devasagayam@gmail.com





As a medical animator at INVIVO, Naveen works with a team of talented artists to create engaging and informative experiences for digital healthcare. This involves projects ranging from 3D animations, to motion graphics, to games in virtual reality. Prior to this, Naveen developed his visual storytelling skills by obtaining a graduate degree in Biomedical Communications. During this time Naveen was fortunate to have received various awards for his work, along with the opportunity to talk about biomedical communication at various speaking events.

AWARDS:
Award of Merit 2016 - Association of Medical Illustrators
Award of Merit 2015 - Association of Medical Illustrators
National Top Five Award for a 3-Minute Thesis Talk 2015 - Social Sciences and Humanities Council of Canada (SSHRC)
Vesalian Scholar Award 2015
Educational Interactive Technology (EIT) Summer Student Award
Institute of Medical Sciences Entrance Award - University of Toronto

ARTICLES:
Featured article in the Canadian Chemical News - Chemical Institute of Canada
Featured article in the Biomedical Communications Masters Program website
Featured article in the Univerity of Toronto Missisauga News

SPEAKING EVENTS:
Vesalian Scholar Research Presentation - Association of Medical Illustrators Conference, Cleveland
Group Presenter - The Art of Visual Persuasion - Association of Medical Illustrators Conference, Cleveland
National Top 5 Winners 3-minute Thesis Presentation - SSHRC Impact Awards Conference, Ottawa
SHHRC Storytellers 3-minute Thesis Competition - Congress for Social Sciences and Humanities, Ottawa
University Lecture - Written Communication in Healthcare - University of Toronto