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The Developmental Anatomy Course at UT- Houston Medical School contributes the foundation required for the students to learn classical descriptive and clinical human development. Knowledge derived from this course is necessary for successful performance in the clinical rotations and on standardized licensing exams including the USMLE. In addition, a thorough understanding of human development is a prerequisite for such clinical specialties as surgery, pathology, pediatrics, dysmorphology and medicine.
NOTE: The schedule displayed on this page is NOT updated regularly. It is posted here only to give prospective students an idea of what is typically covered in the course schedule. Current students should NOT rely on the schedule displayed here.
For the latest dates, times and meeting locations, current students of the course should view the schedule that is posted on the Official Course Website for 2014.
2014 Course Schedue
|8/18||10:30am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Brief Introduction to Course Logistics|
|8/22||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Fertilization Weeks 1 and 2|
|8/25||10:00am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Early Embryonic Development: Weeks 3-4|
|8/27||10:00am||Lecture||Pramod Dash||Genes and Development|
|9/3||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Body Cavity and Respiratory System|
|9/10||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Cardiovascular I: Development of the Cardiovascular System: Heart|
|9/12||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Cardiovascular II: Development of the Cardiovascular System: Vessels|
|9/15||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Cardiovascular III: Congenital Malformations of the Heart and Great Vessels|
|9/29||10:00am||Lecture||Claire Hulsebosch||Embryonic and Fetal Development: Week 4 to 8|
|10/1||10:00am||Lecture||Claire Hulsebosch||Pharyngeal Arches I|
|10/6||10:00am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Nervous System Development I|
|10/8||10:00am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Nervous System Development II|
|10/10||10:00am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Normal Eye and Ear Development|
|10/13||10:00am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Normal Eye and Ear Development|
|10/15||10:00am||Clinical Correlate||Helen Mintz-Hittner||Abnormal Development of the Eye|
|10/17||10:00am||Clinical Correlate||Pedro Mancias||Abnormal Development of the Nervous System|
|11/3||9:00am||Lecture||Daniel Felleman||Musculoskeletal System|
|11/3||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Gastrointestinal I|
|11/5||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Gastrointestinal II: Development of the Digestive System|
|11/10||10:00am||Clinical Correlate||Andrea Hayes-Jordan||Gastrointestinal III: Abnormal Development of the Digestive System|
|11/12||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Urogenital System I: Development of the Urinary System|
|11/14||10:00am||Clinical Correlate||Jacqueline Hecht||Teratogens|
|11/19||10:00am||Lecture||Lawrence Ross||Urogenital System II: Female and Male Reproductive System|
|11/21||10:00am||Clinical Correlate||Kuojen Tsao||Urogenital System III: Abnormal Development of the Urogenital System|
|11/25||10:00am||Lecture||Claire Hulsebosch||Fetal Development and Viability: Week 9 to Birth|