Welcome to the Discipline of Anatomy and Histology


In this 'About Us' section you will find information about the heritage and identity of this Discipline as well as our contact information should you have any questions.

The Discipline of Anatomy and Histology is an internationally recognised and respected education and research institution. The Discipline offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses and carries out extensive biomedical research.

Anatomy and Histology maintains a large catalogue of specimens for education and research. Research tools include a high-resolution transmission electron microscope and confocal microscope and excellent specimen preparation facilities. Other facilities include automated electrophoresis, high-pressure liquid chromatography, standard histology, immuno-cytochemistry, in-situ hybridisation and surgery.

The Discipline also houses major museums such as the JT Wilson Museum of Human Anatomy and the J.L. Shellshear Museum of Physical Anthropology and Comparative Anatomy as well as collections that are supplemented by a growing range of online learning resources.