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A.D.A.M. Education Launches Enhanced Online Anatomy Teaching and Learning Resource for Higher Education


A.D.A.M., Inc. (Nasdaq: ADAM), a leading provider of consumer health information, benefits technology solutions and online education resources, today announced the availability of Anatomy Practice online—the newest in its line of web based educational resources for college level courses. This most recent addition to the A.D.A.M. Education suite of online resources and curriculum development products is designed to assist both students and school instructors.

Anatomy Practice provides students with 24/7 online access to a rich atlas of anatomy images and test questions designed to challenge and expand their knowledge of key anatomical structures. Over 15,000 test questions are accompanied by nearly 600 full color anatomical illustrations, cadaver images and radiographs. Students are also led through self-assessment routines to aid learning and retention.

For school course developers and instructors, Anatomy Practice is a versatile tool to use in creating curriculum for anatomy classes. Instructors can utilize pre-existing test routines or easily prepare custom tests, simulated lab practical exams, and even self-assessment homework for their students. Students can save their test results for comparison, reporting and further study.

“We are very excited to provide this innovative product that enables our higher education clients to leverage the most cutting-edge online technologies to the benefit of their students,” said Mark Adams, president and chief executive officer of A.D.A.M. “Anatomy Practice will enable educators to help their students gain a solid understanding of human anatomy with a rich, interactive resource.”

“Our goal was to create a robust online resource that blends in-depth clinical information while providing an intuitive user experience.” said Maribel Brogden, product development manager for A.D.A.M. Education. “Anatomy Practice online gives healthcare professionals and students the ability to access premium-quality, clinically accurate online resources anywhere and anytime while supporting the highest academic standards.”

Anatomy Practice online is available with flexible licensing options for teachers, students, educational institutions, libraries, and homeschoolers. For more information, please visit or e-mail

About A.D.A.M.

A.D.A.M. (Nasdaq: ADAM) is a leading provider of consumer health information, benefits technology solutions and award-winning educational products to healthcare organizations, benefits brokers, employers, consumers, and educational institutions. A.D.A.M. creates engaging resources that help students learn in classrooms around the world, and health and benefits solutions that engage consumers to better understand their health, wellness and benefits and make more informed health and benefits decisions. For more information, visit

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A.D.A.M., Inc.
Shannon McGuire, 404-604-2757
Senior Vice President and General Manager Education Solutions

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