Course Director

  • Danielle N. Edwards, Ph.D. — Assistant Professor of Cell, Developmental & Integrative Biology. Edwards joined the faculty at UAB in 2019 following the completion of a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Kentucky.

Course Faculty

  • William S. Brooks, Ph.D. — Associate Professor of Cell, Developmental & Integrative Biology. Brooks received a Ph.D. in cell biology from UAB in 2007. He has since spent his career as an anatomy educator. Prior to joining the faculty at UAB in 2013, Brooks was the course director for Gross Anatomy and Neuroanatomy at the Harding University Doctor of Physical Therapy program. He currently serves as the Director of the Gross Anatomy Lab and Surgical Anatomy Lab at UAB, course director for Gross Anatomy in the DPT program, and content leader for Gross Anatomy in the medical school.
  • David Resuehr, Ph.D. — Assistant Professor of Cell, Developmental & Integrative Biology. Resuehr received his Ph.D. in biology from the University of Hamburg in 2004. He then completed the Scientist Educator Postdoctoral Program at Vanderbilt University where he was trained in clinical gross anatomy education. Resuehr joined the faculty at UAB in 2012 and is currently the course director for Optometry Gross Anatomy.
  • Bradley Barger, Ph.D. — Assistant Professor of Cell, Developmental & Integrative Biology. Barger joined the faculty at UAB in 2016 following the completion of a Ph.D. in Clinical Anatomy from Indiana University. Barger currently teaches gross anatomy to medical, physical therapy, and physician assistant students.