ANAT 812- Musculoskeletal System

The course examines the histology, cell biology, gross and developmental anatomy of the muscular and skeletal systems. The course consists of lectures; laboratory activities for histology, anatomy and medical imaging; and additional training in physical examination skills. Graduate students participate in specific lecture and laboratory components of the MSK module of the year one medical curriculum with additional laboratory activities unique to the graduate program.

Course Aims & Objectives:
Describe the structure and function of the musculoskeletal system
Identify the gross anatomical and microscopic structures of the musculoskeletal system
Describe the development of the musculoskeletal system
Demonstrate the knowledge of clinical correlations and physical examination skills related to the structure, function and assessment of the musculoskeletal system