Respiratory Anatomy

Respiratory Anatomy

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

Get a better understanding of the anatomy of the respiratory system. You will be provided with essential insight in the development of the lung, the histology and the gross anatomy of the resoiratory system. Award-winning medical lecturer from all over the world will help you to understand the basic principles and antomical concepts.

Quiz questions will challenge you to prove your medical skills and specific topic reviews will help you to get further informations.

Course Details

  • Videos 33
  • Duration 3:18 h
  • Quiz questions 75
  • Articles 12


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.

 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 explanation
By Enja O. on 19. November 2017 for Histological Differentiation – Lung Development

It was a very good explanation of this topic that i have had a problem with understanding for quite some time.

Get to the chopppaaaa!!!!
By Student U. on 21. August 2017 for Respiratory Histology

Monotonous, otherwise very clear and succinct explanations. The monotony requires extra focus from the listener.

By Neuer N. on 16. August 2017 for Larynx and Epiglottis

Good lecture but too montonus,looks a person is reading out the textbook

By UWA S. on 14. August 2017 for Trachea

eloquent and calm voice which is easy to listen and understand. its great to have lectures which are easy listening like this. not too fast paced to follow and also not to slow that i fall asleep. thank you .

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