Anna M. McWoods


Biomedical Sciences

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Biomedical Sciences
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • MS, Cell and Molecular Biology, Missouri State
  • BS, Biological Chemistry, Evangel University


  • BMS 100 Essentials in Human Biology
  • BMS 101 Essentials in Human Biology Laboratory
  • BMS 110 Introduction to Human Biology
  • BMS 111 Introduction to Human Biology Laboratory
  • BMS 231 Human Genetics with Laboratory
  • BMS 232 Human Genetics Laboratory
  • BMS 525 Molecular Biology
  • BMS 625 Molecular Biology

Professional experience

Selected exhibitions

  • American College of Medical Genetics Symposium (2019). Evaluation of Bone Biomarkers in the Characterization of the Skeletal Phenotype in Idua-W392X Knock-In Mice as a Model of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I. Amanda Brodeur, Anna McWoods, Alicia Willard, Christina Patterson, Arin Oestreich, Charlotte Phillips.
  • HeLa Cells and “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” Panel Discussion (2020). Collette Witkowski Ph.D.; Amanda Brodeur M.D. Ph.D.; Randi Ulbricht Ph.D.; Amy Hulme Ph.D.; Nicole Gorley M.S.; Anna M. McWoods M.S.

Research and professional interests

  • Introducing concepts and methods for biomedical sciences and research to undergraduate students.
  • Bioethics in biomedical research.
  • Diversity in STEM fields