large-header-logo

Nerdcore Medical enriches the learning process with game layers and visual design.

We publish medical-themed study aids for students and practicing professionals, as well as gifts for a broader audience designed to raise awareness about public health.

WHAT WE DO
soma-clipped2
GAMES
Engage. Enjoy. Play. Socialize. Improve knowledge retention.
posterthumb
POSTERS
Medical concepts enhanced by designers, artists, and storytellers.
boks-thumb
BOOKS
Medical mnemonics, and the power of metaphor and imagery.
bulb-thumb
CONSULTING
We apply our design wizardry to your educational goals.
Not only did I refresh my knowledge of bacterial pathogens and antibiotics, but I had tons of fun doing it.Gerry Tolbert, GeekDad
Occams-Webbanner-imageB2
Occam’s Razor

A gamified study aid for matching symptoms with diseases. Useful for USMLE Step 2 CS Prep. Fourteen must-know conditions, from Acute Appendicitis to Septic Arthritis.

LEARN MORE
Occams-Webbanner-imageA1-1
Soma-clipped
Healing Blade: Defenders of Soma

A two person card game set in a fantasy world, where Apothecary Healers (antibiotics) strive to defend innocent villagers from attacking Lords of Pestilence (infectious bacteria).

LEARN MORE
soma-clipped2
posters1
Curative Design

An art book consisting of 20 data visualizations by Eleanor Lutz (tabletopwhale.com) that is gorgeous to look at and chock full of high-yield board review information for health sciences students. Includes documentation of the journey from sketch to discussions between doctor and illustrator to the final image.

LEARN MORE
PosterSection1-1
Posters-1b
Pestilence & Apothecary Posters

Profiles of the monsters and heroes of infectious disease. Each bacteria and each antibiotic is depicted as a character from the fantasy world of Soma, with real-world therapeutic information listed in the text below it.

LEARN MORE
Posters-2b1
B-LOGO1
The Bacterionomicon

A compendium of infectious bacteria and antibiotics presented in the style of an RPG bestiary book, in order to use imagination, metaphor, and stories to aid learning and promote awareness about antibiotic misuse.

LEARN MORE
Tetracycline-clipped1
MangaBooks-ImageB
Manga Guides to Science and Math

Delightful educational guides for lovers of Japanese cartoons, by No Starch Press. Topics include: Regression Analysis, Statistics, BioChemistry, Physiology, Calculus, Molecular Biology, & Anatomy

LEARN MORE
MangaBooks-ImageA1
NerdMed-image1
The NerdMed Collection

Interesting items at the crossroads of geekery and science.

LEARN MORE
NerdMed-image2
CONTACT US
email-button

EMAIL US

FACEBOOK
TWITTER

As Featured In:

featuredonimages