Anatomical specimen preparation and storage

Teaching facilities

Anatomical charts, models and skeletons

The anatomy unit is located on the second floor of the Health Science Centre and comprises a large dissecting room, mortuary, embalming facilities and several adjoining laboratories all under the care of the Anatomy Technicians, SheriLee Chambers and Derek Bishop. Two large teaching rooms are available. The anatomy unit has available an array of charts, models and plastinated specimens.

Memorial University trains doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other health care professionals.
Medical science is very grateful to those benevolent individuals who bequeath their bodies for use after their deaths to help doctors and other health scientists to learn the intricacies of the human body, prepare for clinical practice, and carry out medical research.

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm (Fall & Winter)
8:30 am to 4:00 pm (Summer)

Contact Persons:

Bishop, Derek
Bishop, Derek | Anatomy Unit Medical Laboratories
T: (709) 864-6555 | E: | O: H2805 |

Chambers, SheriLee
Chambers, SheriLee | Anatomy Unit Medical Laboratories
T: (709) 864-6555 | E: | O: H2805 |