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Bullitt Club Lecture Series Presents: Skeletons in our Closet: Anatomical Eponyms
April 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Kurt Gilliland, PhD
Assistant Dean of Curriculum and Evaluation, UNC School of Medicine/Associate Professor,
Dept. of Cell Biology and Physiology, UNC School of Medicine
Skeletons in our Closet: Anatomical Eponyms
While many eponyms are no longer taught or used in medicine, certain structures in anatomy, embryology, histology, and neuroscience will always be better known by their eponyms than by their descriptive names. The scientists and physicians after whom structures are named remind us of the fascinating history of medicine.