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P. Ben Nava, PhD
Vice Chair, Pathology and Human Anatomy, Anatomy Division
School of Medicine
Head, Pathology and Human Anatomy, Anatomy Division
School of Medicine
Professor, Pathology and Human Anatomy
School of Medicine
Other LLU Classes Outside Of Schedule 
Lecture
 
7/2011 - 6/2012 Dental Board Reviews
3-one hour board reviews
6/2011 - 7/2012 Anatomy 301 14 hours 
Head and Neck Anatomy for Dental Hygiene 7 lectures 4 units 40 students
6/2011 - 7/2012 Anatomy 511, 512 and 513
Anatomy for Dentistry (gross, embryo., histology,oral histology and neuroscience. 22 lectures. 15 units 100 students
6/2011 - 7/2012 Dental National Board Reviews
3 hours 100 students
6/2011 - 7/2012 IBGS 512 2 hours
First year mega graduate course One 2 hour lecture Respiratory System 20 students
6/2011 - 7/2012 MITHS 10 hours
Minorities In The Health Sciences Coordinate the Anatomy and Physiology portion 4 lectures 16 students
6/2011 - 7/2012 National Youth Leadership Forum
Three lectures and lab demonstrations 3hrs.
6/2011 - 7/2012 Anatomy Senior Elective Anat. 891
Advanced anatomy for senior medical students. Course is customized to the students proposed residency. 30 students
6/2011 - 7/2012 Careers in Medicine
6 anatomy lecture and lab demonstrations (6 hrs.)
6/2009 - 7/2010 Anatomy 521, 522, 523 and 524 20 lectures
Gross Anatomy and Embryology for Medcine Head and Neck lectures (20) Course coordinator 9 units 195 students
Interactive Teaching
 
7/2011 - 6/2012 Anatomy Senior Elective Anat 598
Oversight of seniors doing senior elective- dissection format based on students projected residency 50 hours
6/2011 - 7/2012 Anatomy 891 40 hours
Anatomy Senior Elective 35 students 40 hours
6/2011 - 7/2012 Anatomy Floor Centenial Complex, Planning for the Large walk-in freezer for fresh tissue lab providing cadaveric material for clinical workshops, planning for the histotechnique lab in Shyrock Hall, Planning move for Embryology museum from Shyrock Hall to Centennial Complex, planning meetings for research space in Shyrock Hall
Meetings with planners and designers of the anatomy portion of the complex 100+ hours - Transition from the former Anatomy facility (Shryock Hall) to Centenial Complex 100 hours plus!
6/2011 - 7/2012 Interviews Medical School applicants 40 hours
20 interviews, write-ups and presentations
6/2011 - 7/2012 Centennial Complex
Presentation to the Centennial Campaign Steering Committee 2 hours, multiple tours for various on and off campus groups 50= hours.
6/2011 - 7/2012 Dental Gross Anatomy labs
40 hours of lab instruction with 100 dental students
6/2011 - 7/2012 Dental Head and neck gross anatomy labs
40 hours of head and lab instruction with100 dental students
6/2011 - 7/2012 Evidence Based Medicine
Case - based small group sessions - 8 medical students 36 hours
6/2011 - 7/2012 Medical Gross Anatomy Lab Sessions
Small group gross anatomy lab teaching with 200 medical students (67 hours)
Administrative Teaching Roles
 
9/2014 - 12/2014

Advanced Anatomy for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthestists


Two 3 hours labs and three i hour lectures.
6/2011 - 7/2012 Course coordinator Medical gross Anatomy and Embryology - 21 lectures
Work with other course coordinators in the basic sciences on integrating anatomy and embryology into the new freshman curriculum.
6/2011 - 7/2012 Senior Gross Anatomy Elective
Organize the course
6/1993 - Present Vice Chair Department of Pathology and Human Anatomy
Working with the chair of the department oversee the educational, research,recuitment, graduate students, staff, Bodies for Science Program ,and etc. 5000 hours!!!