Dissections

The Dumke College of Health Professions Admissions Advisment group offers dissection visits to high school level students. These presentations provide students with hands-on learning opportunities, in addition to WSU health professions advisement information. 

Where

We mainly focus our dissections towards high school classes due to the content and education level of the presentations. Some of the course subjects we visit are: Introduction to Health Sciences, Human Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Exercise Science, Sports Medicine, Emergency Response and other concurrent enrollment courses. 

What

The dissections we current provide are: 

  • Sheep brains (nervous system) 
  • Cow eyes (special senses) 
  • Sheep kidneys (urinary system) 
  • Chicken wings (musculoskeletal system) 
  • Suturing (integumentary system) 
  • Pig heart (cardiovascular system)

Cost

The current cost of our dissection presentations are: 

  • Sheep brains $250/class
  • Cow eyes $100/class
  • Sheep kidneys $150/class
  • Chicken wings $25/class
  • Suturing $50/class
  • Pig heart $150/class

Contact

If you are interested in providing your students with this vaulable learning opporunity or have any additional questions, please contact us at: 

Email: dissections@weber.edu
Phone: (801)626-6136