Anatomy Connected Plenary Speaker Lara A. Thompson Will Discuss Research on Human Mobility

As she gets ready to attend (and speak at!) her first AAA meeting, biomedical engineer Lara A. Thompson said she is excited to meet other scientists and educators and share tips for building educational programs and improving student involvement. “I’m most interested in learning but also sharing, I always like learning something new,” said Thompson, who will speak on Sunday, March 26 at Anatomy Connected … Continue reading Anatomy Connected Plenary Speaker Lara A. Thompson Will Discuss Research on Human Mobility

AAA Internship Program Update

AAA Interns Maya Thurston and Christopher Ortiz have been hard at work. Graphic design intern Chris Ortiz, who is currently a senior getting ready to graduate with a degree in Graphic Design from the University of Maryland Baltimore Campus has created numerous marketing pieces for AAA. His projects have included designing postcards promoting the Anatomy Scholars Program and turning the artwork from The Anatomical Record’s … Continue reading AAA Internship Program Update

Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases: From Neuropathology to Connectomics

Hear from Alino Martínez-Marcos, Professor of Human Anatomy and Embryology at the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real Medical School during this free webinar on December 1, at 12 p.m. EST, brought to you by AAA, The Anatomical Record and Developmental Dynamics. This webinar is part of the “Inspiring Scientific Curiosity and Discovery.” Martinez-Marcos will discuss how the etiology of both diseases are quite different, … Continue reading Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases: From Neuropathology to Connectomics

UK Body Donor Documentary Features AAA Member Claire Smith

A pioneering documentary featuring AAA member Professor Claire Smith, head of Anatomy at Brighton and Sussex Medical School, is scheduled to air on Britain’s Channel 4 in early December. “My Dead Body,” follows Smith and her team as they dissect cancer patient and body donor Toni Crews, and charts the course of the disease from the initial diagnosis to her death four years later. Crews, … Continue reading UK Body Donor Documentary Features AAA Member Claire Smith

New in the Anatomical Record: Graphical Abstracts

The Anatomical Record, an official publication of the American Association for Anatomy (AAA), has announced that graphical abstracts may now be submitted alongside manuscripts.  “By offering authors the option to publish a graphical abstract alongside their written abstract, we hope to increase the visibility of our published papers and make the content more accessible to a general audience,” said Editor-in-Chief Heather F. Smith. A graphical … Continue reading New in the Anatomical Record: Graphical Abstracts

Get a Jump on Anatomy Connected with Pre-Conference Workshops

AAA invites Anatomy Connected 2023 attendees to take part in two pre-conference workshops the day before the official start of the Anatomy Connected Conference. These learning sessions are free for all registered attendees and will take place from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023. Attendees will leave these small, interactive two-hour sessions with new ideas and approaches that they can use in their own … Continue reading Get a Jump on Anatomy Connected with Pre-Conference Workshops