Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Surface Anatomy

This unique interaction between anatomists, engineers and artists, funded by SFI and RCSI, provides a surface anatomy video learning resource for medics, physiotherapists and artists that is on-line, in 3D, involves muscle and joint movements and emphasises living anatomy.

Trailer - Anatomists, Engineers & Artists

RCSI Anatomy Room Painting

Developed in collaboration with the Sigmedia group, TCD, and the Royal Hibernian Academy. Funding is gratefully acknowledged from Science Foundation Ireland and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.


Acknowledgements

This stereo 3D surface anatomy video was produced and edited by Dr. Valerie Brenda Morris MB, BCh, BAO (NUI), LRCP & SI, under the supervision of Prof. Clive Lee PhD, MD, ScD, FRCSI, FRCSEd, HRHA, Department of Anatomy, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Stereo 3D video post-production was undertaken by Dr. Valerie Brenda Morris MB, BCh, BAO (NUI), LRCP & SI, and Dr. David Corrigan BA, BAI, PhD, under the supervision of Prof. Anil Kokaram MA, PhD, FTCD, Sigmedia Group, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Trinity College Dublin.

We thank our live anatomy models whose participation has advanced medical education and research in the Department of Anatomy, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

We acknowledge the collaboration of Mick O'Dea RHA and Una Sealy ARHA of the Royal Hibernian Academy.

We thank Dr. David Corrigan BA, BAI, PhD, Andrew Rankin Diplôme d'Ingénieur, BA, BAI, Dr. François Pitié MEng, PhD, Dr. Gary Baugh BSc (Hons), PhD, of Sigmedia Group and Charlie Perera from Inition 3D Productions, U.K. for technical assistance during filming.

Funding is gratefully acknowledged from Science Foundation Ireland (Grant Number: 08/IN.1/I2112) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Please email your comments to vbmorris@rcsi.ie and tclee@rcsi.ie.

© Department of Anatomy, RCSI (www.rcsi.ie) & Sigmedia Group, EEE Dept., TCD (www.sigmedia.tv), 2011.