by Peter Ward, PhD

Get essential insights in the development of the skull, brain, primary and secondary palates.

Test your medical skills with quiz questions and deepen your knowledge with specific topic reviews.

Course Details

  • Videos 7
  • Duration 0:52 h
  • Quiz questions 35
  • Articles 1


Your Educators of course Neurology—Embryology

 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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Excellent lecture
By Luis A. on 10. December 2020 for The Neural Tube and Neural Crest Cells

The Proffessor Peter Ward is the best for embryo. I really enjoy and learn of this lecture

Very easy to understand !
By Aditya T. on 02. April 2019 for Malformations in Cerebellar Development

Thank you sir for keeping it simple and easy to understand!

It was really enjoyable learning with Dr Peter
By Irfan M. on 13. January 2019 for Development of Eye

I really like the making of the content of the lecture so short and placing only the most important facts However, I feel that it would increase the understanding if an animation would be involved

Great lecture
By Lan W. on 13. September 2018 for Development of Spinal Cord and Brainstem

Great lecture with in depth knowledge! Easy to understand and follow the lecture