Cardiovascular Anatomy

Cardiovascular Anatomy

by Geoffrey Meyer, PhD, Craig Canby, PhD, Peter Ward, PhD

Understanding the anatomy of the cardiovascular system will help you when it comes to diseases. In well-structured online courses, you will learn about the lungs, the heart and blood vessels.

Quiz questions and topic reviews will help you increasing your knowledge.

Course Details

  • Videos 38
  • Duration 3:21 h
  • Quiz questions 116
  • Articles 12


Your Educators of course Cardiovascular Anatomy

 Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Prof. Geoffrey Meyer works at the School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology at the University of Western Australia.
He is the Coordinator for Histology on the Federative International Program for Anatomical Terminologies (FIPAT) of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA).
Professor Meyer is also the creator of “Meyer’s Histology” ( and, in collaboration with Professor John Campbell and Michael Hall, has provided an extensive collection of learning and teaching resources to deliver a histology course completely available online. Geoffrey Meyer’s research activities focus on developing innovative, computer-aided learning and teaching tools.

He has received a number of awards for his work, including the Australian University Teaching Award.
In 2006, and again in 2014, he received UWA Teaching Fellowships. Professor Meyer was also awarded a prestigious ALTC (Australian Learning and Teaching Council) Fellowship in 2009 and is currently the Project Leader on ALTC Project Grants.

 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.

 Peter Ward, PhD

Peter Ward, PhD

Peter J. Ward, Ph.D. has been teaching embryology, anatomy, histology, and neuroscience since 2005. He attended Carnegie Mellon University and later earned a Ph.D. in medical anatomy education from Purdue University. Dr. Ward enjoys finding ways to simplify the complex processes involved in human development and highlights the clinically-important aspects of embryology. Throughout these lectures, Dr. Ward shows how embryonic structures morph into the mature organs and other structures of the human body.

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cheap lecture slides
By chen c. on 20. March 2018 for Capillaries: Overview

cheap lecture slides put key points and words instead of just whole bunch of diagrams. at least label the diagrams

???? Yall are awesome!!!!
By Clinton J. on 22. February 2018 for Cardiovascular Histology

Wellllll i liked the lecture but most importantly i understood, it's waaaay better then reading +12 pages ????...i think i'm gonna buy the full subscription next month(i should have done this a loooong time ago)

excellent lecture
By Lara Alicea A. on 08. February 2018 for Mediastinal Areas – Lungs, mediastinum and cardiac valves

Excellent overview. Explained thoroughly and succinctly. Thank you. Huge help.

By sabi y. on 23. January 2018 for Mediastinal Areas – Lungs, mediastinum and cardiac valves

Thank you Dr for the lectures. As an non English IMGs, I can't stop watching it again and again. Thank you again for talking slowly.

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