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FPPN and SNHS collaborate to conduct heart dissections

FPPN and SNHS collaborate to conduct heart dissections

Michelle Wong

April 13, 2018


Filed under Briefs, NEWS

[su_dropcap style="flat"]O[/su_dropcap]n April 9 and 13, Future Practicing Physicians Network (FPPN) and Science National Honor Society (SNHS) combined their clubs to perform heart dissections on sheep hearts. Prior to the dissection, members were asked to identify the different chambers of the heart,...

Science department: A strange scent

Science department: A strange scent

Helen Chao

March 19, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

During fetal pig dissections in biology and sheep heart extractions in physiology classes, not only do students have to fret about breaking a scalpel, but there’s also the curious scent from the preserving fluid of the pig or sheep heart one has to contend with. This year, the smell seem...

Neuroscience club and FPPN collaborate for upcoming brain dissection

Neuroscience club and FPPN collaborate for upcoming brain dissection

Jai Uparkar

November 17, 2017


Filed under Briefs, STEM

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n conjunction with the Future Practicing Physicians Network (FPPN), MV Neuroscience is preparing for their annual sheep brain dissection on Friday, December 1. The event was organized by both the Neuroscience club and the FPPN club, as both clubs are knowledgeable about the brain a...

Video: FPPN dissects sheep hearts

Video: FPPN dissects sheep hearts

Yuna Lee

November 22, 2012


Filed under Main slider, Multimedia, NEWS

FPPN: Sheep Heart Dissection from El Estoque on Vimeo. Members of Future Practicing Physicians Network prodded at sheep hearts fresh from the Carolina Biological Supply Company during lunch on Nov. 19. Supplied with a print-out of the main organs and dissection tools, students were instructed to fi...