Respiratory Anatomy

Respiratory Anatomy

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

Improve your understanding of the anatomy of the respiratory system. You will be provided with essential insights into lung development, histology and gross anatomy of the respiratory system. Award-winning medical lecturers from all over the world will help you to understand the basic principles and anatomical concepts.

Quiz questions will challenge you to prove your medical skills, while specific topic reviews add more to your personal knowledge base.

Course Details

  • Videos 33
  • Duration 3:40 h
  • Quiz questions 113
  • Articles 11


Your Educators of course Respiratory 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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By rouzbeh t. on 22. June 2020 for Mediastinal Areas – Lungs, mediastinum and cardiac valves

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By Mart P. on 02. May 2020 for Vagus Nerve – Thoracic Nerves

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By Mart P. on 01. May 2020 for Descending Aorta – Thoracic Vessels

I love all your lectures and watch them with great pleasure. Dr Graig Canby can explain difficult topics in a very simple way

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By Mart P. on 01. May 2020 for Arteries – Thoracic Vessels

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