Graduate Student Profiles

Students currently enrolled in our Graduate Program include:

Shannon N. Curran

  • Hometown: Sandpoint, Idaho
  • Degree: BS, Genetics, University of California, Davis; MS
  • Year in program: First year
  • Research project or dissertation research: Differences in how prosections are prepared and used in anatomy education
  • Research mentor: Dr. Audra Schaefer
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Andrew C. Ferriby

  • Hometown: Troy, MI
  • Degree: BS, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Ohio State University
  • Year in program: Second 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
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Sara M. Klender

  • Hometown: Fowlerville, MI
  • Degree: BS, Grand Valley State University
  • Year in program: Fourth year
  • Research project or dissertation research: Professional Students’ Fear of Death and Performance in a Cadaveric Gross Anatomy Course
  • Research mentor: Dr. Erin Dehon
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Caroline M. Mueller

  • Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
  • Degree: BS, Bellarmine University
  • Year in program: Third year
  • Research project or dissertation research: Demographic and Rationale for Body Donation in Mississippi’s Donors; Effectiveness of Clinically-Oriented Prosections within the Gross Anatomy Lab
  • Research mentor: Dr. Allan Sinning
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