Excellence Online...Your Pace. Your Time.
PennMedOnline brings you medical curricula created and taught by outstanding faculty in The Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania, the oldest medical school in the country. Using benchmark visual diagrams and 3-D simulations, PennMedOnline offers the best medical courses to you at your pace on your time. All classes are supported by web forums conducted by Teaching Assistants. Courses are available for registration two weeks before they open. Students have eight weeks to view the course and if desired, take the assessments. Students who complete our online coursework and receive a passing grade on the final assessment will receive a formal certificate of completion issued by the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Development of the Heart and Lungs
The Thoracic Embryology course discusses how the heart and lungs develop with comments on early embryology, fetal and postnatal circulation and common congenital heart malformations.
Anatomy of the Digestive System
In this course, we will explore the development, anatomy, histology and various imaging aspects of the Digestive System.