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Human Osteology

The Human Osteology Workshop is suitable for students or professionals working in medicolegal fields, rescue services, field archaeology, museums, or individuals that have an interest in learning more about human skeletal anatomy. During the five-day, hands-on workshop, participants will gain a working knowledge of normal human skeletal anatomy. Participants will examine human skeletons from the Texas State Donated Collection and discuss both normal skeletal anatomy and common variations.

Topics Covered: Overview of the human skeleton, basic bone biology, anatomical terminology, anatomy of the skull, postcranial anatomy, common anatomical variations

Instructor: Dr. Daniel Wescott

Tuition: $700

Dates: August 14-18, 2017 and August 13-17, 2018

Location: Texas State University, Grady Early Forensic Anthropology Research Laboratory, 1727 Old Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666

Please direct questions to: Sophia Mavroudas at 512-245-1900 or FACTS@txstate.edu

Pay by Credit Card

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You may pay the tuition or deposit by credit card by clicking on the PAY HERE link below and following the instructions. If you have any questions please contact Sophia Mavroudas at 512-245-1900 or FACTS@txstate.edu

PAY BY CREDIT CARD for the August 2017 Course.

2018 Course Payment

Accommodations

Any hotel/motel within San Marcos will be within 15 minutes of the workshop site. You may ask for the Texas State Rate at some hotels for an additional discount.   

FACTS is not responsible for your stay.