“Some people think human physiology is too complicated, but the truth is the basic structure of living systems is elegantly simple, it is the models, theories, language and research methods scientists construct to describe it that make physiology appear so complex”.

About Margaret Thompson Reece PhD

Reece-4-S2S14-001Dr. Reece mentors medical students at all levels and supports colleges and universities that strive to increase their graduation rates for students in life sciences. She authors insightful textbooks to help students master the rapidly exploding field of medical science. Her company, Reece Biomedical Consulting LLC, is an independent publishing company that also offers consulting services to the biotechnology industry in upstate New York.


Articles, Presentations and Online Course

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2018 – Presentation “Independent Publishing: Securing a Return on Your Investment, A Practical Approach to Indie Publishing” has been accepted for our 31st Annual Textbook & Academic Authoring Conference. The conference will be held at La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico, June 15-16, 2018.

2017 – Roundtable Discussion ‘Independent Publishing for Academic Authors, a Great Opportunity! But Is It For Me?’, Textbook & Academic Authoring Conference, Providence RI

2017 – Partner Project, ‘Virtual Tour Inside the Closed World of the Brain’, in partnership with the Dana Foundation’s Brain Awareness Week, Press Release

2016-ongoing – Online Course ’30-Day Challenge: Craft Your Plan for Learning Physiology’

2016 – Presentation “Global Anatomy and Physiology Students Display Interest in Curated Online Help”, National Science Teachers Association Conference, Minneapolis, MN

2015 – Member of National Association of Distinguished Professionals, Press Release

2015 – Featured in ‘Women of Distinction Magazine’, pp 25-26

2015 – Presentation ‘Global Online Mentoring of Medical Science Students, A Feasibility Study’, National Science Teachers Association, Philadelphia, PA

2014 – Named ‘VIP Woman of the Year’ by National Association of Professional Women

2012 – ongoing – Website https://www.MedicalScienceNavigator.com

Dr. Reece’s books are found at amazon.com/author/margaretreece.

Contact Information

Margaret T Reece PhD
Reece Biomedical Consulting LLC
4977 Highbridge Street
Fayetteville, NY 13066
Phone: +1 315 679-6077

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“Inside the Closed World of the Brain”, displayed at the American Library Association’s midwinter meeting in Boston, January 8-12, 2016 as part of The Combined Book Exhibit; nominated for a 2016 IPPY award and for the 2015 Most Promising New Textbook at the Text and Academic Author Association, provided source information for blog tour presented as a partner with the Dana Foundation’s during Brain Awareness Week, March 13-19, 2017.

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Physiology: Custom-Designed Chemistry, Getting past the anxiety that physiologic chemistry is too hard to learn, where students discover the chemistry that is used over and over to explain the function of individual body organs. Unlike molecular reactions in chemistry lab, body chemistry is limited to a narrow range of temperature and takes place in a single solvent, water.

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