Professors Alejandro QuirogaGarza and Rodrigo Enrique ElizondoOmaña from the Human Anatomy Department, Medicine School, Autonomous University of Nuevo León in Mexico.

In this episode I am joined by Alex and Rodrigo to discuss anatomy and medical education in Mexico, cadaver donation and there anatomy education scholarship on teaching clinical reasoning skills, resilience and neer-peer teaching.

You can access the papers we discussed here:

Resilience does not predict academic performance in gross anatomy

Near‐peer teaching strategy in a large human anatomy course: Perceptions of near‐peer instructors

The development of clinical reasoning skills: A major objective of the anatomy course

Teaching skills to promote clinical reasoning in early basic science courses

Near‐peer teaching in an anatomy course with a low faculty‐to‐student ratio



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