M.D. Anatomy or Doctor of Medicine in Anatomy is a Doctorate Anatomy course. The course provides the basic framework and vocabulary used in all descriptions and communications about the body. Anatomy is the specialized branch of medicine that deals with the structure of the human body. Course includes Gross and Regional Anatomy, Osteology, Arthropology, Myology, Systemic Anatomy, Neuroanatomy, Applied and Clinical Anatomy, General & Systemic Embryology, Comparative Embryology, Principles of Genetics, General Histology, Histology of Organs & Structure, Staining Techniques, Outline of Evolution, Comparative Anatomy, Physical Anthropology, Radiological Anatomy, Surface Anatomy, Surface marking of Human Body etc.The duration of the course is two years.
M.D. Anatomy Eligibility
M.B.B.S. with minimum 55% marks.
Some reputed colleges and institutes do conduct entrance examination to get admission to Degree course.
Those who want to develop skills as self-directed learner reorganize continuing medical education and select and use appropriate learning resources are good match for it.
Candidates willing to acquire in depth knowledge of structure of human body from the gross to the molecular level, and correlate it with the functions and basic principles of normal growth and differentiation also are suitable for it.
How is M.D. Anatomy Course Beneficial?
The Course helps in using educational methods and techniques as applicable to the teaching of medical students and paramedical workers and demonstrates adequate managerial skills to function as an effective leader of the team engaged in teaching and research.
The course is beneficial to understand critical periods of human growth and development as well as ontogeny of all the organ systems of body.
After the completion the course candidates can find jobs in hospitals and can run their own units.
Course is also beneficial for further studies such as Ph.D. etc.