Mark your calendar, Spring '20 Splash will be on March 8, 2020!

Splash Biography


Major: Molecular and Cell Biology

College/Employer: UC Berkeley

Year of Graduation: G

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Past Classes

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S524: Rad Stuff in Splash Spring 19 (Mar. 16, 2019)
An overview of biomedical imaging: What is CT and MRI? How do they work? Is smoking bad for you? The answers to these questions and more with a little physics, some pretty pictures, and (maybe) a lot of fun. We'll cover the basic principles of medical imaging modalities, their clinical use, and the important role that UC Berkeley has played in their development.

S256: Brain like Diamond in Splash Fall 17 (Nov. 04, 2017)
Have you ever held a real human brain? Well here’s your chance! We’ll first arm ourselves with the fundamentals of neuroanatomy and then tackle some concepts of neuroscience and clinical practice.

S232: Topics in Human Anatomy in Splash Fall 2016 (Nov. 19, 2016)
Have you ever held a human brain in your hands? Here’s your chance! This class will provide a general introduction to human anatomy along with a more in depth look at select topics, including: the skeletal system, muscles and innervations, function of major joints, cranial nerves, and the brain! This class is open to anyone interested in learning about the human body, including those considering a career in the health fields.