Graduate Program in Clinical Anatomy

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Current Graduate Students

Students currently enrolled in the Graduate Program in Clinical Anatomy include:

Oheneba Anyani-Boadum

  • Hometown: Accra, Ghana
  • Degree: BS, Medical Science, University of Ghana; MBChB, University of Ghana Medical School; MS, Biomedical Science, University of the West of England
  • Year in program: First year
  • Research project or dissertation research: N/A
  • Research mentor: N/A
  • Teaching assignment: N/A
  • Desired career: Clinical Anatomy Professor

Casey Raborn.jpgCasey M. Boothe

  • Hometown: Madison, MS
  • Degree: BS, Biology, Mississippi State University
  • Year in program: Second year
  • Research project or dissertation research: Students Teaching Students: What Do Graduate Student Instructors Gain from Teaching Study Skills to Undergraduates?
  • Research mentor: Dr. Audra Schaefer
  • Teaching assignment: Graduate Gross Anatomy
  • Desired career: Anatomy educator for medical and graduate students

Shannon Curran.jpgShannon N. Curran

  • Hometown: Sandpoint, Idaho 
  • Degree: BS, Genetics, University of California, Davis; MS, Modern Human Anatomy, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus 
  • Year in program: Second year 
  • Research project or dissertation research:Prosections in Anatomy Education: Preparation, Use, and Educator Perceptions 
  • Research mentor: Dr. Audra Schaefer 
  • Teaching assignment:Graduate Gross Anatomy 
  • Desired career: Anatomy educator for medical and graduate students 

Andrew FerribyAndrew C. Ferriby

  • Hometown: Troy, MI 
  • Degree: BS, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The Ohio State University 
  • Year in program: Third year 
  • Research project or dissertation research: The Effects of Anatomical Self-Efficacy on Feelings of Burnout in First-Year Medical and Dental Students 
  • Research mentor: Dr. Audra Schaefer  
  • Teaching assignment:Dental Gross Anatomy 
  • Desired career: Anatomy teaching faculty for medical and graduate students

mueller,-caroline12181701web.jpgCaroline M. Mueller

  • Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
  • Degree: BS, Bellarmine University 
  • Year in program: Fourth year 
  • Research project or dissertation research: Integrating Clinical Correlations into the Gross Anatomy Lab: Clinically-Oriented Laboratory Manuals; Demographic and Rationale for Body Donation in Mississippi’s Donors
  • Research mentor: Dr. Allan Sinning
  • Teaching assignment: Graduate Gross Anatomy
  • Desired career: Anatomy and/or Histology educator for medical and graduate students

Kayla Pavlick

  • Hometown: New Albany, MS
  • Degree: BS Biology, Millsaps College; MS Biology, Idaho State University
  • Year in program: First year
  • Research project or dissertation research: Cognitive enhancement and psychostimulant medication use among med Students
  • Research mentor: Dr. Andrew Notebaert
  • Teaching assignment: N/A
  • Desired career: Teaching neuro in a medical institution

Kathryn Veazey.jpgKathryn R. Veazey

  • Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO 
  • Degree: BS and MS, Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University 
  • Year in program: Second year 
  • Research project or dissertation research: Do undergraduate choices impact performance in medical gross anatomy?; Usage of living anatomy techniques in improving medical student outcomes in gross anatomy 
  • Research mentor: Dr. Ellen Robertson 
  • Teaching assignment: Medical Neuroscience and Behavior 
  • Desired career: Anatomy and/or neuroanatomy educator for graduate and medical students