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

  • Myshake Abdi
    Mentor: Jeff Dupree, PhD
  • Manik Arora
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Hugh Barclay
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Sarah Brent
  • Christopher Canal
    Mentor: Andy Ottens, PhD
  • Avery Crowder
  • Gevork Davtian
    Mentor: Dong Sun, MD, PhD
  • Peter Lamothe
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Eliot Niessen
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Zuby Okafor
  • Alexandra Pedin
  • Jane Ryu
    Mentor: Audrey Lafrenaye, PhD
  • Gabriel Saavedra
    Mentor: Sonali Rathore, DDS, MS
  • Akhila Thirumala
  • Elizabeth Thomason
    Mentor: Babette Fuss, PhD
  • David Wildman
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Hannah Woolard
  • Grace Young

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
  • Nicole Weston
    Mentor: Dong Sun, MD, PhD

M.D./Ph.D. Students

  • Alan Harris
    Mentor: Kimberle Jacobs, PhD
  • Susie Turkson
    Mentor: Gretchen Neigh, PhD