by Craig Canby, PhD, James Pickering, PhD

Full Introduction to Anatomy

Dr. James Pickering and Dr. Craig Canby are renowned experts as well as educators having proven themselves in their respective fields. In this collection of various lectures they share their practical experience regarding the anatomy of the human body, an essential segment of medical studies.

The body's parts, functions, organs, structures and other material will be precisely explained to you. These encompass, for instance, the cardiovascular, nervous and digestive systems.

Other contents involve:

  • Abdominal Wall
  • Thoracic Viscera
  • Abdominal and Pelvic Anatomy
  • Upper extremities
  • Lower extremities
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Head and Neck Anatomy

Course Details

  • Videos 432
  • Duration 33:33 h
  • Quiz questions 1197
  • Articles 83


Your Educators of course Anatomy

 Craig Canby, PhD

Craig Canby, PhD

Dr. Craig Canby is Professor of Anatomy at Des Moines University in Iowa. He studied Biology and Chemistry at the Iowa Wesleyan College and later got his Ph.D. in Anatomy at the University of Iowa.
Canby has received many awards and honors for his work including the DPT Class of 2008 Teaching Excellence Award and the Award Hancher Finkbine Medallion.
His research is especially focused on anatomical variations and technology-enabled student learning.

 James Pickering, PhD

James Pickering, PhD

Dr. James Pickering did his Ph.D. at the University of Leeds where he currently works as Associate Professor in Anatomy. He has made various publications on the human anatomy, such as "Access Anatomy: Abdomen", and is heavily involved in the delivery of anatomy teaching to medical, dental and intercalating students.

He regularly uses various modern learning tools to a great extent and was therefore rewarded as "The Most Innovative Teacher of the Year 2014" and "Learning Technologist of the Year 2014" by the Association of Learning Technologists. Additionally, he also received the "University of Leeds Teaching Award".

Amongst others, he currently researches contemporary methods of learning, e. g. the use of blended learning resources on student engagement and assessment, or the screencast as a method of consolidation as well as revision.

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Clear and concise
By Siofra H. on 22. January 2020 for Head and Neck Anatomy

Clear and concise lecture. Way to follow. Additional articles available if you need extra detail. Using video format suits me a I can pause and replay when I miss something.

By oscar r. on 14. January 2020 for 12 Cranial Nerves and Their Functions

its a simple and very fast review about the cranial nerves

missing topics
By Suresh P. on 13. January 2020 for Head and Neck Anatomy

Some key topics not explained:- Triangles of neck,muscles of mastication,temporal and infratemporal fossa , osteology of skull,muscles of face,submandibular gland,parotid gland

Head and Neck
By Neuer N. on 07. January 2020 for Head and Neck Anatomy

Excellent presentation. Good content Illustrations are very good Font size of the letters should be higher