by Geoffrey Meyer, PhD, Craig Canby, PhD, John McLachlan, PhD

Prepare for your exams with award-winning medical teacher from all over the world and online videos about neuroanatomy.

This course will provide you with the most important topics about the:

  • Autonomic Nervous System
  • Ventricular System
  • Spinal Cord
  • Brain Stem
  • 12 Cranial Nerves and Their Functions
  • Auditory System and Vestibular System
  • Cerrebellum
  • Basal Ganglia
  • Visual Pathways
  • Diencephalon
  • Cerebral Cortex
  • Limbic System
  • Meninges
  • Dural Venous System

Furthermore, you will get essential insight in the development of the nervous system. On top of that, you learn all about the sensory system and the nerve tissue.

High yield quiz questions and well-elaborated topic reviews will help you repeating your knowledge and get the best exam preparation.

Course Details

  • Videos 152
  • Duration 11:25 h
  • Quiz questions 362
  • Articles 50


Your Educators of course Neuroanatomy

 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.

 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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Good lecture!
By Maru Luis L. on 18. November 2017 for Head and Neck Anatomy

Good and clear discussions on conditions related to the neck.

Neuro is not that bad!
By Santiago R. on 15. November 2017 for Cranial Nerve IV: Trochlear Nerve

I find verything related to the brain and nerves to be very difficult to understand, but Dr. Canby makes it easy to get and this makes the whole learning process far more enjoyable. I don't know if it's just me but when I really like the lessons and the teacher, its much easier for me to pay attention and keep on listening.

Poor emphasis
By Mark A. on 09. November 2017 for Cerebral Cortex

Again this lecturer has all the important materials to entice students but lacks he ability to make and impact on our brains on important clinical correlations. Overall boring seems to be reading and not prepared and can't hold my attention with same low level emphasis on everything. Is there another lecturer cos I have to watch video a few times to grab what's important especially when I get the answers wrong.

The Meninges
By Mark A. on 07. November 2017 for Meninges

Lecture was clear and straight forward. The diagrams made sense

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