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More on Eponyms in A&P TerminologyTAPP Radio Episode 41

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00:40 | Adult Brain Neurogenesis
05:36 | Sponsored by HAPS
06:17 | Finding Media for Teaching A&P | Adam Rich
10:42 | Sponsored by AAA
11:21 | Eponyms Again! | Mike Pascoe
27:58 |  Sponsored by HAPI Online Graduate Program
28:39 | Personal Names and Pronouns

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The sweetest sound in the world is the person’s own name. (Dale Carnegie)


1 | Adult Brain Neurogenesis

5 minutes

A recurring topic in this podcast, here’s some recent evidence for adult neurogenesis in the brain.

2 | Sponsored by HAPS

0.5 minute

HAPS logoThe Human Anatomy & Physiology Society (HAPS) is a sponsor of this podcast. Did you know there’s a one-day regional HAPS conference in March? Check it out. You can help appreciate their support by clicking the link below and checking out the many resources and benefits found there.

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3 | Finding Media for Teaching A&P

Episode 28

4.5 minutes

Adam Rich sparks another look at Barbara Waxer’s advice in Episode 28 about finding and using media in our teaching. Barbara’s “bonus” list of collections has now been added to a new page at The A&P Professor website. And you are asked to contribute!

4 | Sponsored by AAA

1 minute

American Association of Anatomists

The searchable transcript for this episode, as well as the captioned audiogram of this episode, are sponsored by The American Association of Anatomists (AAA) at anatomy.org. Their big meeting is in April at the Experimental Biology (EB) meeting in Orlando FL. Check it out!


5 | Eponyms Again!

16.5 minutes

sideburnsAfter recalling that in the previous episode, Kevin forgot that when discussing Broca’s massive sideburns, he could have mentioned that the term “sideburn” is itself an eponym. Then Mike Pascoe calls in with a tip and triggers additional conversation about how to handle eponyms in our teaching.


6 | Sponsored by HAPI Online Graduate Program

0.5 minutes

NYCC Human Anatomy and Physiology InstructionThe Master of Science in Human Anatomy & Physiology Instruction—the MS-HAPI—is graduate program for A&P teachers. A combination of science courses (enough to qualify you to teach at the college level) and courses in instructional practice, this program helps you power up  your teaching. Kevin Patton is a faculty member in this program. Check it out!



7 | Personal Names and Pronouns

4 minutes

classLearning, using, and properly pronouncing students names is worth the effort to connect with learners personally and build mutual trust and respect. Likewise, introducing our own preferred gender pronouns opens the door for including the personal pronoun preference of student (should that be important to them) and can help connect with our students in ways that improve the learning environment.

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Preview of Episode 42

Host Kevin Patton previews the content of the upcoming full episode, a longer bonus episode, on the upcoming HAPS Annual Conference in Portland OR. There’s more… some word dissections, and a recommendation from The A&P Professor Book Club.

Kevin's Unofficial Guide to the HAPS Annual Conference


1 minute

The next episode is an updated, expanded, new-and-improved version of Kevin’s Unofficial Guide to the HAPS Annual Conference. It gives advice and insights useful for first-timers, several-timers, and many-timers. Plus singing and dancing.

Word Dissections

5 minutes

Book Club

3.5 minutes

Make It Stick

Last updated: April 21, 2019 at 18:24 pm

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