drlamarMD got their new book cover by running a design contest:
Design provocative book cover for naked musings about COVID pandemic
Check out drlamarMD's Book cover contest…
COVID Bytes: Naked Musings of a Disease Detective
LAMAR HASBROUCK, MD, MPH, MBA
A renowned public health leader, Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck is a physician-executive and CDC-trained medical epidemiologist. He was previously the Illinois State Health Director and executive director for the association of the nation's 3,000 local health departments. During his 25-plus year career, he has been on the frontline of many outbreaks, including swine flu, MERS, and Ebola, both in the US and abroad. A national voice during the pandemic, he been a CNN contributor and featured columnist and subject matter expert for USA Today, Chicago Tribune, The Hill, TheGrio, Vox, and others.
Herd immunity, superspreading, contact tracing, variants, and vaccine efficacy. What does it all mean? View the unfolding COVID pandemic through the eyes of a CDC-trained disease detective with a passion for teaching. Dr. LaMar's real-time reflections during the first 12 months and 500,000 deaths of the plague ignited the blogosphere. His witty, science-informed, bytes sparked reactions from more than 100,000 subscribers. This book is a collection of the top 100.
The general lay public, undergrad and graduate health students, curious historical archivists. Key demographic is young adults and older.
Book cover type
It all began with a design brief.
A quick, interactive guide helped them understand their design style and captured exactly what they needed in their book cover.
Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
drlamarMD collaborated with designers to refine their ideas
When design entries come in, you can rate them so designers know what you’re looking for in your logo design.
99designs has great collaboration tools so you can pinpoint and capture your ideas
And then… they selected a winner!
Derry did a great job with my podcast design. He was also super accommodating and responsive when I asked him to create different options for me to consider. Great designer and I'm stoked with the final result!
Along the way, they met lots of talented designers…
We think contests are a super fun way to get design.
Recently completed contests:
Primarily females 14+ years of age
6th grade US (typically East Coast) high school students
- This book is for people who find it difficult to conquer their self-doubt and fears. They do not really dare to show t
Zillennials/Millennials aged 21-35, 70% Men and 30% women.