Linda Afifi, PhD

lafifi@bu.edu
Location: R-1011

 

 

Dr. Afifi rejoined the department in July 2018. Dr. Afifi received her B.S. in Biology from Suffolk University and her M.A. and PhD from the Anatomy and Neurobiology Department at Boston University School of Medicine. Her graduate work at BUSM was alongside Drs. Jarrett Rushmore and Antoni Valero-Cabre studying the effects of neurostimulation on visual spatial recovery following parietal cortex injury. Dr. Afifi has years of experience teaching at the medical school level in anatomy, neuroscience and histology. At BUSM, Dr. Afifi is the course director of the Human Body course for the graduate program and will be teaching 1st year medical students in anatomy and neuroscience.