About Jumo

It all started when two compassionate medical professionals wanted to alleviate the anxiety that often accompanies a diagnosis. Born to empower children living with medical conditions through comic books and superheroes, today Jumo provides a suite of resources for children and families in print and digital formats, using videos, podcasts and games.

Global Experience. Local Solutions.

Age Appropriate
Culturally Sensitive
65 Countries
55 Languages
198 Therapeutic Areas

Your Team

Yes, it’s your team! We all have a sense of pride in serving the needs of pediatric patients, often tieing back to our own personal health care story.

Spanning three continents, we’re a multi-disciplinary team connected by a desire to provide superior health resources for children, young adults, and their caregivers.

Alex Premkumar, MPH

Director, Client Services

Alfred Yip

Finance Manager

Bruno Valasse

Visual Design

Chris Heimerle

Area Vice President, Clinical Trial Solutions

Columba Quigley, MD


Elyse Lebel

Senior Director, Client Services

Emily Burkhardt

Marketing Manager

Emily Taylor

Executive Director, Strategic Solutions

Erica Salerno-Sabastiani, PhD

Senior Medical Writer

Frank Claps

Corporate Controller

Israel Maia, Jr.

Visual Illustrator

Jeff Pfohl

Senior Director, Strategic Solutions

Jennifer Leitzel

Senior Director, Strategic Solutions

Kate Hersov, MD

Founder and Chief Medical Officer

Kevin Aniskovich

Chief Executive Officer

Lindsay Harrington, MPH

Project Manager

Marcelo Ferreira

Art Director

Matt Pepe

Director, Product Development

Minjoo Kim

Visual Design

Monika Trzeciak

Visual Design

Nichole Acosta

Product Manager, Enterprise

Nik Efimov

Senior Developer

Nikki Fink

Senior Director, Strategic Solutions

Raymond N. Altieri

Chief Operating Officer

Rebecca Schelkun, MPH

Senior Director, Product

Rick Scorzetti

Senior Vice President, Strategic Solutions

Ryan Kessler

Senior Director, Strategic Solutions

Scott Smith

Senior Director, Strategic Solutions

Sindy Nathan

Area Vice President, Commercial Solutions

Tom Hunt

Art Director

Yael Steinitz

Visual Design

Medical Advisory Board

Our Medical Advisory Board is comprised of leading specialists with whom we work side by side. These key opinion leaders ensure our resources are timely, needed, and cited with the latest evidence based literature.

Lawrence W. Brown, MD


Todd A. Mahr, MD

Allergy and Immunology

Autumn Burnette, MD, FACAAI

Allergy and Immunology

Siham Accacha, MD


Patrick Zweidler-McKay, MD

Leukemia & Lymphoma

Matthew Heeny, MD


Kurt R. Weiss, MD


David Sine, MD

Palliative Care

William E. Berger, MD, MBA

Allergy and Immunology

Dan Wechsler, MD, PhD


Endorsing Partners

Over 170 patient advocacy groups and associations have worked with us to create our award winning comic books. We work collaboratively with the support community to ensure we provide the resources needed by children and their families.


Help us shape a better future for those diagnosed with a health condition, are uncertain about a medical procedure, or are caring for someone and want to ease their fears of the unknown.

We’re growing fast and hiring across departments. We’re looking for talented, driven professionals to join our team (we also like to have fun while doing it!).

Playing an integral part of the Client Services team, Account Project Managers oversee and manage multiple projects across multiple brands and clients. They supervise and are expected to manage and set all workflow timelines for assigned clients/brands. The Account Project Manager is expected to maintain organized, complete, accurate, and concise status reports for internal and external communications. Reporting to the Senior Account Manager, the successful candidate must have the ability to set and execute against defined project plans and present on-going status updates to the internal project team.

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The Medical Writer is responsible for conceptual development and copy deliverables for all media at the discretion of the Editor-In-Chief. This includes websites, social media, podcasts, and videos for print and digital mediums. The medical writer is expected to work within a cross-functional collaborative team in the development of original solutions and to create polished, final deliverables.

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Our clinical trials group is seeking thoughtful and self-motivated individuals to help spread the word about our offerings to clinical research organizations and the pharmaceutical industry. The successful candidate will have quarterly and annual booking goals and will be integral in monetizing industry relationships to help achieve Company revenue goals. Travel is required in this role. The candidate must have proven track record in selling strategic, multi-product programs.

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Playing an integral part of the Client Services team, account managers are client facing and responsible for overseeing the execution of our programs from concept through delivery -- delivering exceptional products and client service that delight our clients.

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As a member of the Product group, graphic designers work collaboratively with our Sales, Marketing, and Editorial departments, developing brand identity systems, style guides, UI iconography, comic books, animations, and more. The designer will work in print and digital mediums and alongside video and CGI editors, animators, illustrators, and others to bring our solutions to life.

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