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Division of Neural and Anatomical Education

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Teaching Faculty in the department promote the continuing mission of educational excellence provided at the University of Rochester. Their efforts include roles in medical education, graduate education, undergraduate education and community education. The faculty are honored regularly with teaching awards and commendations for their ability to engage learners in the classroom and laboratory.

Linda Callahan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Service
Histology, Human anatomy, Microscopy, Problem-based learning, and Medical Education Research
Martha J. Gdowski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Medical, Graduate, and Undergraduate Education
David R. Kornack, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
The biology of neural progenitor cells in developing and adult mammalian brain
Sarah McConnell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Human Anatomy, Histology, Embryology, Neuroanatomy, Neuroprosthetics
Sergiy Nadtochiy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Human Structure and Function
John A. Olschowka, Ph.D.
Associate Chair for Education
Neural-immune interactions
Diane Piekut, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Hypothalamus: neuropeptides, neuroplasticity, seizures

Emeritus Faculty

Barbara J. Davis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Suzanne Y. Stevens, Ph.D.
Associate Professor