University Bulletin 2019-20

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Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences Administrative Staff (251) 445-9265
Chair Nancy Rice
Professors  Rice
Professor Emeritus Covey, Davis, Spector, Stanfield, Turrens 
Associate Professors Mockett, Ravine, Thulasiraman
Assistant Professors Gorelik, Shokolenko, Swiger
Instructors Henry

Department of Biomedical Sciences website
https://www.southalabama.edu/colleges/alliedhealth/biomedical

The Department of Biomedical Sciences focuses on providing students with a broad undergraduate science curriculum from a human perspective.  The curriculum offers students a strong general education in the humanities, arts, social sciences, mathematics, and sciences, followed by in-depth study in the basic medical sciences. The program offers an optional Honors Research Thesis (BMD 499) to qualified students consisting of a laboratory apprenticeship in biomedical research under the mentorship of a faculty scientist. Students interested in the Honors Research Thesis option should contact Dr. Nancy Rice for information. The Biomedical Sciences curriculum establishes a foundation that prepares students to pursue post baccalaureate educational experiences in any biomedical discipline, particularly medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, optometry, as well as a Ph.D. degree in a variety of health and science related fields. In addition, the Department of Biomedical Sciences offers prerequisite course work for students wishing to in the Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions. 

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Faculty Listing

Biomedical Sciences Faculty
Gorelik, Gabriela Biomedical Sciences Assistant Professor PHD, Univ of Buenos Aires
Henry, Alison K. Biomedical Sciences Instructor BS, Texas A & M University
MS, Virginia Polytechnic Inst and
EDD, University of South Alabama
Mockett, Robin J. Biomedical Sciences Associate Professor BS, Queens University
PHD, Southern Methodist University
Ravine, Terrence J. Biomedical Sciences Associate Professor BSMT, University of Akron
MS, University of Akron
PHD, Virginia Commonwealth U
Rice, Nancy A. Biomedical Sciences Professor BS, Western Kentucky University
PHD, Univ of Tenn Hlth Sci Center
Shokolenko, Inna N. Biomedical Sciences Assistant Professor MS, Kiev State Linguistic Univ
PHD, Univ of South Alabama - COM
Swiger, Brad M. Biomedical Sciences Assistant Professor BS, University of South Alabama
PHD, University of South Alabama
Thulasiraman, Padmamalini Biomedical Sciences Associate Professor BS, McGill University Quebec
MS, University of Oklahoma-Norman
PHD, University of Illinois-Urbana
Wilk Brown, Anna M. Biomedical Sciences Part-Time Instructor MS, Jagiellonian University
PHD, Jagiellonian University