The Anatomy Learning Institute participates in a diverse range of scholarship. Below is a list of areas that are being investigated by faculty at the Institute. If you are interested in learning more about our research or how to get involved, please contact us.

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Clinical Application of Anatomy

Utilizing anatomical knowledge to improve patient care has been documented in the literature. We are interested in investing the diverse application of anatomy in medicine, dentistry, physical and occupational therapy, athletic training, etc. 

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Teaching and Learning in Anatomy

Anatomy is the corner stone of all health science disciplines, therefore it is crucial to investigate ways to improve the learn and teaching process. We are interested in investigating different ways to improve student learning and experience.

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Working with body donors is a privilege which everyone should treat with utmost respect. This opportunity provides learners and educators with a chance to address important topics such as respect, dignity, death and dying, and self-care. We are interested in investigating the impact.

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Body Donor Research

Working with body donors is considered to be a superior way to learn anatomy and improve patient care. We are interested in maximizing the generous gift made by our body donors to improve education, research and training.