Meet Angelo Iulianella!

By: Maya Thurston “He encouraged me to partake in the organization because it offers a number of programs intended to support investigators especially ones early on in their careers…” Angelo Iulianella Dr. Iulianella, is the committee chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee, SAC. He joined AAA in the late 2010’s as an assistant professor at Dalhousie University in Novikova Canada on the advice of a … Continue reading Meet Angelo Iulianella!

Making and Breaking CNS Barriers: Meninges Arachnoid Barrier in Development and Disease

Join us on October 6, 2022 for a free webinar on the interplay between the central nervous system (CNS) and its vital support structures, the meninges and the brain vasculature. This event features Dr. Julie Siegenthaler, Associate Professor at the Department of Pediatrics Section of Developmental Biology at the University of Colorado Anshutz Medical Campus. The meninges surround the brain and spinal cord providing a … Continue reading Making and Breaking CNS Barriers: Meninges Arachnoid Barrier in Development and Disease

Expanding Embryology: AAA Member Seeks to Destigmatize Sexual Health

There is a lot of mystery around pelvic anatomy and development, specifically how these topics are talked about and taught in classes, according to Kansas City University Associate Professor of Anatomy Jennifer Dennis.  As an embryologist, Dennis specializes in organism development, specifically human development. But her interest in increasing discussions and content around being more representative in how anatomy is taught is a personal one, … Continue reading Expanding Embryology: AAA Member Seeks to Destigmatize Sexual Health

Anatomist Works to Make Models More Diverse

When anatomy lecturer Siobahn Moyes struggled to find high-quality diverse anatomy models on the market, she did something about it. “Post lockdown and after the international campaign for Black Lives Matter, noticing the lack of diversity in our anatomy resources was a real shock for me,” said Moyes, a faculty member at England’s University of Plymouth Peninsula Medical School. “Ultimately our students are going to … Continue reading Anatomist Works to Make Models More Diverse

Apply to graduate programs in STEM

Understanding the process, tips and suggestions There are a lot of steps to applying to graduate school, but that doesn’t mean it has to be complicated. Join Andrew Cale, M.S., a Ph.D. candidate at Indiana University School of Medicine and member of the AAA Board of Directors, and Amberly Reynolds, Ph.D., M.S., Assistant Professor of Anatomy at Rocky Vista University, as they discuss the process … Continue reading Apply to graduate programs in STEM