Barbie Klein, PhD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Anatomy
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address513 Parnassus Ave, MSB, #1320D
San Francisco CA 94117
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0003-2845-7136 Additional info
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    Indiana University, Bloomington, INPhD07/2018Human Anatomy & Cell Biology
    Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, ILMS06/2013Human Anatomy
    University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CABS06/2008Cell & Developmental Biology
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2019Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Indiana University2015Paul M. Harmon Scholarship Award
    Indiana University2017Outstanding Associate Instructor Award
    Indiana University2018Dr. Robert W. Bullard Award
    University of California, San Francisco2019Excellence in Teaching Award in Medical Education
    University of California, San Francisco2021Excellence in Interprofessional Teaching Award
    UCSF Academic Senate2023Distinction in Teaching Award
    UCSF School of Dentistry2023American College of Dentists Outstanding Faculty Member Award

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    Dr. Barbie Klein, PhD, MS (she/her/hers) is an Associate Professor with joint appointments in the Department of Anatomy in the School of Medicine and the Department of Cell and Tissue Biology in the School of Dentistry, is the co-director of the Anatomy Learning Center, and is the Faculty Advisor for the Willed Body Program at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Klein teaches gross anatomy, human embryology, histology, and neuroanatomy to health professional students and continuing medical education learners. She is the Discipline Director for the pelvic/perineum anatomy, human embryology, and neuroanatomy content blocks for medical students and co-director of the Biomedical Sciences curriculum for dental students. Her research explores interprofessional anatomy education, instructional design, and the use of 3D printing and virtual reality to improve anatomy education.

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    1. Virtual anatomy and point-of-care ultrasonography integration pilot for medical students. Anat Sci Educ. 2022 May; 15(3):464-475. Olivares-Perez ME, Graglia S, Harmon DJ, Klein BA. PMID: 34748279.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    2. Students' Perspectives on Basic and Clinical Science Integration When Step 1 is Administered After the Core Clerkships. Teach Learn Med. 2023 Apr-May; 35(2):117-127. Kercheval JB, Mott NM, Kim EK, Boscardin CK, Klein BA, Hauer KE, Daniel M. PMID: 35138966.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    3. Q-Methodology: A Technique to Assess Perceptions in Simulation Research. Simul Healthc. 2022 Feb 01; 17(1):e128-e135. Klein BA. PMID: 34009909.
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    4. Development and implementation of a three-dimensional (3D) printing elective course for health science students. Anat Sci Educ. 2022 May; 15(3):620-627. Harmon DJ, Klein BA, Im C, Romero D. PMID: 34403575.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    5. An analysis of anatomy education before and during Covid-19: August-December 2020. Anat Sci Educ. 2022 Jan; 15(1):5-26. Attardi SM, Harmon DJ, Barremkala M, Bentley DC, Brown KM, Dennis JF, Goldman HM, Harrell KM, Klein BA, Ramnanan CJ, Farkas GJ. PMID: 34758206; PMCID: PMC8653345.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 11     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    6. An Analysis of Anatomy Education Before and During Covid-19: May-August 2020. Anat Sci Educ. 2021 Mar; 14(2):132-147. Harmon DJ, Attardi SM, Barremkala M, Bentley DC, Brown KM, Dennis JF, Goldman HM, Harrell KM, Klein BA, Ramnanan CJ, Richtsmeier JT, Farkas GJ. PMID: 33387389.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 32     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    7. Klein, B. and Loyet, M. Yoga and Anatomy: An Experiential Atlas of Movement. Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc. 2020.
    8. Breaking with Tradition: A Scoping Meta-Analysis Analyzing the Effects of Student-Centered Learning and Computer-Aided Instruction on Student Performance in Anatomy. Anat Sci Educ. 2019 Jan; 12(1):61-73. Wilson AB, Brown KM, Misch J, Miller CH, Klein BA, Taylor MA, Goodwin M, Boyle EK, Hoppe C, Lazarus MD. PMID: 29659155.
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    9. A meta-analysis of anatomy laboratory pedagogies. Clin Anat. 2018 Jan; 31(1):122-133. Wilson AB, Miller CH, Klein BA, Taylor MA, Goodwin M, Boyle EK, Brown K, Hoppe C, Lazarus M. PMID: 28612403.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 27     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    10. Yoga anatomy workshops: Yoga as experiential learning in undergraduate anatomy courses. Human Anatomy and Physiology Society Educator. 2017; 3(21):65-74. Sugrue, M., Klein, B., Loyet, M. View Publication.
    11. Meta-analysis and review of learner performance and preference: virtual versus optical microscopy. Med Educ. 2016 Apr; 50(4):428-40. Wilson AB, Taylor MA, Klein BA, Sugrue MK, Whipple EC, Brokaw JJ. PMID: 26995482.
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