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Paul A. Young, Ph.D., D.Sc (hon)

Paul A. Young, Ph.D.

Professor & Chairman Emeritus


Ph.D., University of Buffalo, 1957

Professional Experience
1953 Assistant in Anatomy, University of Buffalo
1957 Instructor in Anatomy, University of Buffalo
1957 Assistant Professor of Anatomy, Saint Louis University
1966 Associate Professor of Anatomy, Saint Louis University
1972 Professor of Anatomy

Professional Memberships

American Association of Anatomists
American Association of Clinical Anatomists
Cajal Club
Sigma Xi
Society for Neuroscience

Honors and Awards
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1972
Golden Apple Award, Medical Class of 1974, 2000
Teaching Award for Outstanding Dedication and Excellence, Medical Classes 1981, 1985, 1986, 1991, 1992
First Annual Excellence in Teaching Award, The Academy of Science of St. Louis, 1993
Kendig Award in Neuroscience Teaching, St. John's Mercy Medical Center, 1993
Marquis Who's Who in America, 1982 - present
Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare 1998-
Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award (St. Louis University Awardee), 2001

Innovative medical education

The performance of students selected through a special program at St. Louis University School of Medicine. (V.L. Yeager, P.A. Young, M.R. Comas, and D.D. Miles). Academic Medicine 72(8):731-732, 1997.

Basic Clinical Neuroanatomy, 2nd Edition (P.A. Young, P.H. Young and D.L. Tolbert). Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, Maryland, 2007.

Peer teaching in gross anatomy at Saint Louis University (V.L. Yeager and P.A. Young). Clin. Anat. 5(4):304-310, 1992.

Cervical Spinal Cord and Roots: Basic Neurological Anatomy and Clinical Syndromes (P.A. Young and P.H. Young). In Microsurgery of the Cervical Spine. Edited by P.H. Young. New York: Raven Press, 1991, pp. 31-48.

Fundamentals of Visceral Innervation (B.D. Bhagat, P.A. Young, and D.E. Biggerstaff). Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, Illinois, 1977, 203 pp.