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 pathology questions. In well-structured online courses, you will learn about the lung, heart and blood vessels.

Quiz questions and topic reviews will help you to increase your knowledge.

Course Details

  • Videos 44
  • Duration 4:09 h
  • Quiz questions 143
  • Articles 12

Content

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” (http://histology-online.com) 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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Nice presentation
By Estrella Lizbeth M. on 20. February 2019 for Early Development of the Heart

Dr. Ward goes fast but stepwise. Great presentation, well explained, very dynamic.

 
About the heart wall and the layers of the wall and how the fibrous skeletal is importent
By Batoul D. on 15. February 2019 for Layers of the Heart Wall

I loved his lecture . He makes it very simple to understand and he focus on the important things .

 
Audio-Video Issue
By Andrey K. on 12. February 2019 for Shunts Present in Congenital Heart Diseases

Dr Ward is all good but the Audio-Video do not line up for this video.

 
High Yield Heart
By Andrey K. on 11. February 2019 for Cardiovascular Gross Anatomy

Hit all the high yield heart basics! Great explanations and use of diagrams/illustrations.