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Brian Catlin, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medical Education

Medical Education

Harvard College, AB 1961
Dartmouth Medical School, BMS 1964
Harvard Medical School, MD 1966


Contact Information:

Geisel School of Medicine
HB 7100
Hanover NH 03755

Office: Remsen 234
Phone: 603-646-5541

Professional Interests:

General Surgery, Anatomy, Surgical Anatomy, Neuroanatomy, Microscopic Anatomy, Pathologic Anatomy

Courses Taught:

Human Anatomy & Embryology
Cells, Tissues & Organs (Histology)
Neuroscience and Neuroanatomy
General Pathology


Dr. Catlin is a graduate of Dartmouth and Harvard Medical Schools. He did his internship and residency on the Harvard Surgical Service at Boston City Hospital.
He practiced general surgery in Connecticut for many years. After his clinical practice he returned to Geisel 25 years ago to teach in the Anatomy Department.
Currently he is Associate Professor of Medical Education teaching courses in HAE, CTO, Neuroscience and General Pathology. He has been a pioneer in developing new pedagogies and curricula in "flipped" classrooms and small group sessions.

Mentoring Information:

Mentors second-year students in the On Doctoring Course teaching physical examination skills.