Semester I-- Biochemistry, Embryology, Histology, Gross Anatomy

  • CHEM 501: Medical Biochemistry Dr. Connors

    Textbooks (required)

    Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry, Fifth Edition, by David L. Nelson, Michael M. Cox, Worth Publishing;ISBN-13:9780716771081(2008)

    Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Biochemistry, Fifth Edition , by Richard A. Harvey, Ph.D.; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; ISBN-13:978-1-60831-412-6 (2011)

    Textbook (suggested)

    High-YieldBiochemistry, Third Edition by R. Bruce Wilcox, Ph.D, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; ISBN-13: 9780781799249 (2010)



  • ANAT 501 Gross Anatomy Dr. Lois Newman

    Essential Clinically Anatomy by Keith L. Moore , Anne M. R. Agur, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; ISBN: 078176274X ; 3rd edition (2006)

    Clinically Oriented Anatomy by Keith L. Moore , Arthur F. Dalley , Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; ISBN: 0781736390; 5th edition (2005)

    Anatomy: A Regional Atlas of the Human Body, by Carmine D. Clemente, Bharat Nathwani, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; ISBN: 0781751039 5th edition (2006)

    Acland's DVD Atlas of Human Anatomy, Set of Six DVDs: The Upper Extremity, The Lower Extremity, The Trunk, The Head and Neck, Part 1, The Head and Neck, Part 2, and The Internal Organs DVD Six Disc Set

    ISBN-10: 0-7817-4068-1, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (2003)

    Suggested Book

    High-Yield Gross Anatomy, by Ronald W. Dudek, Phd, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2nd edition (December 15, 2001), ISBN: 0781730430


    See the schedule for all specific Lab assignments to be visualized on the indicated Acland’s Anatomy DVD’s. This exercise is a prosection presentation of related anatomical materials correlated with your lecture schedule.”



    Unit I = Intro series, Unit II = Thorax series, Unit III = Abdomen series, Unit IV = Pelvis/Perineum series,

    Unit V = Back & Spinal Cord series, Unit VI = Upper Limb series, Unit VII = Lower Limb series

    EXAM 1 = UNITS 1 & 2, EXAM 2 = UNITS 3 & 4, EXAM 3 = UNITS 5 & 6, A COMPREHENSIVE FINAL AT THE END INCLUDING MORE CLINICAL AS WELL AS THE MATERIAL COVERED IN UNIT 7


    The Final Exam is given in 2 parts consisting of 100 questions each. Part A = covers Intro through pelvis/ perineum & Part B = covers back plus upper & lower limbs


  • ANAT 502 Embryology DR. Lois Newman
    Textbooks :EmbryologyThe Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology,
    by Keith L. Moore, T. V. N. Persaud, William Schmitt (Editor) W B Saunders Co; ISBN: 0721669743; 6th edition (January 15, 1998)
    Suggested Book
    High-Yield Embryology,
    by Ronald W. Dudek., Ph.D, Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 3rd edition (2004), ISBN: 078174763

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  • ANAT 503 Histology Dr. Lois Newman

    Wheater's Functional Histology: A Text and Colour Atlas (Book with CD-ROM), by Barbara Young (Editor), John W. Heath (Editor) Churchill Livingstone; ISBN: 044306850X; 5th edition (2006)


  • MED 501 Introduction to Clinical Medicine Semester I
  • Challenge Exams for Semester 1