Resources on the Web
Other Web Sites
The Digital Anatomist Program: This site represents collaboration between anatomists and computer scientists in the University of Washington Department of Biological Structure. The goal is to develop methods for representing and managing structural information about the human body.
National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD): As the federal government's focal point for biomedical and behavioral research in human communication, the Institute supports and conducts research on normal and disordered processes of hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language.
National Institutes of Health: Their mission is to uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health for everyone. NIH works toward that mission by conducting research in its own laboratories; supporting the research of non-Federal scientists in universities, medical schools, hospitals, and research institutions throughout the country and abroad; helping in the training of research investigators; and fostering communication of biomedical information.
U.S. National Library of Medicine: Every significant program of the Library is represented at this site, from medical history to biotechnology, with the hope that these resources will find ever wider useful application around the nation and around the world.
The Whole Brain Atlas: This site includes images from normal and diseased brains and lecture notes to help viewers understand the different types of brain imaging.