Musculoskeletal, Skin, and Connective Tissue—Anatomy

Musculoskeletal, Skin, and Connective Tissue—Anatomy

by Geoffrey Meyer, PhD, Craig Canby, PhD, James Pickering, PhD u.a.

The anatomy of the musculoskeletal, skin, and connective tissue is very important to all medical students and must be reviewed precisely. In specific online videos you will learn everything you need to know about the anatomy of the thorax and back muscles, the upper and lower limb.

Furthermore, you get an insight into the development of the musculoskeletal system and the pharyngeal arches.

On top of that, the medical lecturers from all over the world will teach you more about the histology of connective tissue, muscle tissue, and bone tissue.

Use quiz questions to repeat your knowledge and increase your medical skills by reading specific topic reviews.

Course Details

  • Videos 37
  • Duration 17:54 h
  • Quiz questions 148
  • Topic reviews 25


Your Educators of course Musculoskeletal, Skin, and Connective Tissue—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.

 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.

 John McLachlan, PhD

John McLachlan, PhD

John McLachlan is Professor of Medical Education at Durham University, is a UK National Teaching Fellow, and formerly Editor-in-Chief of the Journal "Medical Education". He has been teaching Embryology to medical students for many years, apparently to their pleasure and benefit!

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By Neuer N. on 04. September 2016 for Lower Limb Anatomy

Excellent intro to lower limb anatomy - covering only the need to knows. Helpful for exam revision.

Good describing
By Najmuddin N. on 26. August 2016 for Upper Limb Anatomy

Totally well illustrationer and clearly describing. The modules are more helpy than pics. Regards Najm

I like it
By Mohammad A. on 10. August 2016 for Upper Limb Anatomy

It was clear and amazingly explained But i would like to ask if you can add exams Or quizes with more questions Thanks for the hard effort

I do not want to stop watching!.
By iutzi o. on 24. June 2016 for Upper Limb Anatomy

I think this is one of the best courses to review any topic in medicine, they have the best teachers, the best topics and the best explanations! it is like being in the best university of the whole world!. I do not want to stop studying;-)

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