Dr Kate Patterson BVSc, PhD, RBI Visual Science Communicator and Biomedical Animator, The Garvan Institute of Medical Research and MediPics and Prose Dr Kate Patterson is a visual science communicator at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research and a Sydney University graduate from the Vetrinary Science faculty. Prior to completeing a PhD in molecular biology and cancer research (human) at the Garvan Institute, she practiced as a small animal veterinarian. It was during her time as a PhD student that Kate developed a passion for communicating science, and specifically, communicating science visually. For the past five year’s Kate has wored with scientists, doctors and veterinarians to creat images and visual resources about science and medicine, for varied audiences. Kate is currently working on a 3D animation project called ‘Cancer is not just one disease’ as part of the Australian Government’s Inspiring Australia Initiative.