Home  >  Departments  >  Biomedical Sciences

Contact Info:

Senior Graduate Program Coordinator
402-280-1736

Anatomy Program Coordinator
402-280-2542

Seminar Series

Fall 2014 Schedule

The department of Biomedical Sciences at Creighton University School of Medicine is an amalgamation of the former departments of Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Physiology. The department provides education and opportunity for research in the sciences basic to medicine. Faculty members teach Gross Anatomy, Microscopic Anatomy, Embryology, Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, and Physiology to students of the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, and Nursing and undergraduates in the College of Arts and Science. Advanced training in biomedical topics such as hearing loss and the structure, function, and development of the inner ear; pathophysiology and development of the cardiovascular system; asthma immunology and biology of the respiratory system; molecular structure and function of peptides; obesity and gastrointestinal physiology; cancer biology; biology of the integumentary system; developmental and comparative neurobiology; and osteoporosis and biology of the skeleton. Details about current research in the department can be found on individual faculty webpages.