Neuroanatomy Review & Dissection of the Brain

Des Moines, IA US
May 4, 2013


To review, dissect, and discuss gross anatomical structures of the brain related to rehabilitation of cerebral and cerebellar pathologies.


  • Recognize gross anatomical structures of the brain.
  • Summarize the functional correlations between human brain structures and neuropathology.
  • Apply structural correlates of neuropathology seen in the human brain.



8:30 amRegistration
9 amLecture
9:30 amClinical Application Lab
11 amAdjourn


Laura Covill, PT, DPT, OCS, PYT
Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Des Moines University
Donald Matz, PhD
Chair and Professor, Anatomy, Des Moines University
Muhammad Spocter, PhD
Director and Associate Professor, Master of Science in Anatomy Program, Des Moines University
Kathy Mercuris, P.T., D.H.S.
Associate professor - Doctor of Physical Therapy
April DS Newton, D.P.T.
Assistant Professor and director of clinical education, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Des Moines University
Katie Stevermer, PT, Ph.D., GCS
Assistant professor - Doctor of Physical Therapy and Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy
Cynthia Utley, P.T.
Assistant director of clinical education - Doctor of Physical Therapy, Instructor - Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy

The instructors indicated they have no financial relationships to disclose relevant to the content of this CME activity.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/04/2013 - 8:30am CDT
Event ends: 
05/04/2013 - 11:00am CDT
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Student Education Center Alumni Court
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States
+1 (515) 271-1596

Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines' most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.

Continuing Education Credit

Certificates of attendance will given for 2.0 continuing education contact hour(s).

Available Credit

  • 2.00 CE Contact Hour(s)


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