Education

Teaching and learning from our students are at the core of what we do in the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology. With a vast didactic teaching mission, our faculty are dedicated to advancing the study and practice of anatomical sciences and neuroscience.

Educational Scholarship and Practice

Our faculty strive to implement innovative instructional strategies for graduate and professional students and developing educational resources to advance the study and practice of the anatomical sciences and neuroscience both inside and outside the classroom. 

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Current Students

Master's Students

  • Claire Atiyeh
    Mentor: Peter Hamilton, PhD
  • Sarah Baig
    Mentor: Dong Sun, MD, PhD
  • Emilie Bjerring
    Mentor: Gretchen Neigh, PhD
  • Sarah Brent
    Mentor: Andrew Ottens, PhD
  • Wesley Butler
    Mentor: John Greer, MD, PhD
  • Crystal Ehsani
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Chloe Johnson
  • Tamarea Jones
  • Peter Lamothe
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Olivia Lowman
  • Rebecca Luft
  • Eliot Niessen
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Alexandra Pedin
    Mentor: Dong Sun, MD, PhD
  • Gabriel Saavedra
    Mentor: Sonali Rathore, DDS, MS
  • Catherine Schivitz
    Mentor: Dong Sun, MD, PhD
  • Akhila Thirumala
    Mentor: Jeffrey Dupree, PhD
  • Hannah Woolard
    Mentor: Peter Hamilton, PhD
  • Grace Young
    Mentor: Gretchen Neigh, PhD

Ph.D. Students

  • Elizabeth Dustin
    Mentor: Jeffrey Dupree, PhD
  • Kelly Flounlacker
    Mentor: Pamela Knapp, PhD
  • Martina Hernandez
    Mentor: Audrey Lafrenaye, PhD
  • Elizabeth Leggett
    Mentor: Adam "Rory" McQuiston, PhD
  • Joseph Piccone
    Mentor: Peter Hamilton, PhD
  • Kelly Platfoot
    Mentor: Andy Ottens, PhD
  • Gladys Shaw
    Mentor: Gretchen Neigh, PhD
  • Chloe Simons
    Mentor: Pamela Knapp, PhD
  • Natalie Truby
    Mentor: Peter Hamilton, PhD
  • Amy Wegener
    Mentor: Gretchen Neigh, PhD
  • Nicole Weston
    Mentor: Dong Sun, MD, PhD

MD/PhD Students

  • Alan Harris
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Kijoon Kim
    Mentor: Peter Hamilton, PhD
  • Susie Turkson
    Mentor: Gretchen Neigh, PhD