by Craig Canby, PhD, James Pickering, PhD, Lecturio USMLE

Full Introduction to Anatomy

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

Its parts, functions, organs, structures and other material will be precisely explained to you. These encompass, for instance, the cardiovascular, nervous or digestive system.

Other contents involve:

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

Course Details

  • Videos 161
  • Duration 33:23 h
  • Quiz questions 244
  • Topic reviews 53


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.

 Lecturio USMLE

Lecturio USMLE

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Abdomen and pelvic review
By Natasha A. on 24. October 2016 for Abdominal and Pelvic Anatomy

Very good, lots of detail , exactly the stuff I need and following great structure. To improve - more emphasis on key points and more quizzes

well explain
By Kadiri A. on 13. October 2016 for Abdominal and Pelvic Anatomy

I love how he explain anatomy like it something interesting, he got me more involved

By Irus O. on 02. October 2016 for Abdominal and Pelvic Anatomy

The tutor was thorough and intresting.It wasalso very helpful,interactive and concise

Missing alot of information
By Suad A. on 25. September 2016 for Brain Stem

Missing alot of important information Missing alot of important information

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