Department of Anatomy


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The Dead Teach the Living

The Department of Anatomy puts its main teaching emphasis on the education of medical and dental students as well as students from other medicine-related areas (such as pharmacy and medical life siences) in all topics of gross and microscopic anatomy, histology, biology and terminology.

Research activities range from basic science topics in cell and molecular biology to clinically relevant translational science.

Additionally, postgraduate education services are offered at the Center of Clinical Anatomy including professional instructional, training and surgical courses for physicians, health care professionals and medical technicians.