Jonathan J. Wisco

University of California, Los Angeles, USA


Academic degree: Ph.D., Anatomy and Neurobiology Current position: Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division of Integrative Anatomy Areas of expertise: Dr. Wisco's research interests include histological validation of imaging biomarkers for neurological diseases, anatomical validation of innovative surgical and radiological procedures, and improving anatomy pedagogy and education for medical students. Bio: Jonathan J. Wisco, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Integrative Anatomy, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is Director of the Laboratory for Translational Anatomy of Degenerative Diseases and Developmental Disorders, and Associate Director of Division of Integrative Anatomy Research Activities. Dr. Wisco was trained in the disciplines of anatomy, histology, neuroscience, embryology, neuropharmacology and cell biology as a graduate student in the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in radiology at the Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard University/Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He currently serves on the Scientific Advisory Board for the International Journal of Anatomical Variations, on the Educational Scholarship Committee for the International Association of Medical Science Educators, as an Academic Mentor for the American Association of Anatomists, and as Chair of the Publicity Committee for the American Association of Clinical Anatomists. Dr. Wisco is the recipient of three Golden Apple Awards for Teaching Excellence by the UCLA Chapter of the American Medical Student Association.

Biography Updated on 5 August 2012

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