T2 Electives


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Department of Structural and Cellular Biology


Advanced Gross Anatomy

Not Offered Fall 2017

Individual projects of dissection by advanced medical and graduate students. Enrollment may be limited by the availability of cadavers. No final examination.

Dr. Melanie Korndorffer
Leah Goodwin (
Phone: (504) 988-5255
Fax: (504) 988-1687

1-8 students: T-1, T-2
4 hrs. per session for 2 sessions.
Time To Be Individually Arranged
Session 3 and Session 4 (2 class hrs per week)

Prerequisite: Freshman Gross Anatomy and permission of instructor.

Anatomy Research

Students participate with a member of the faculty in an ongoing research program as a means of learning research principles and techniques. In addition, reading assignments from original literature will be made and if results warrant, a publication should develop from the work. No final exam.

Dr. Melanie Korndorffer
Leah Goodwin (
Phone: (504) 988-5255
Fax: (504) 988-1687

10 students maximum; T-1, T-2.

Time to be individually arranged
Ses. 1 and 2: T-2
Ses. 3 and 4: T-1

Prerequisite: Prospectus of research and Chairman's permission


  • Course Overview
Students will serve as a teaching assistants in medical histology. Each student will assist a faculty member in the laboratory.

  • Enrollment: T1s and T2s.  Offered Sessions 1 and 2.
  • Grading Policy: Pass/Fail
  • Course Time: Schedule will follow fall histology schedule for T1s.
  • Prerequisite: Completion of Tulane's medical histology course with a high pass.

Contact Information

Course Director: Dr. Lu Xu
Department Administrator: Leah Goodwin (
Office Address: 1430 Tulane Avenue, Room, 3301
Office Phone: 504-988-5255
Office Fax: 504-988-1687

Department Website

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112