Dr. R. Shane Tubbs is a native of Birmingham, Alabama. He is Professor of Anatomy and Chief Science Officer for the Seattle Science Foundation. Dr. Tubbs also has strong research interests and has authored over 1,000 peer reviewed publications, over 50 book chapters, and more than 10 books. He is the editor-in-chief of the journal Clinical Anatomy. He is an editor for Gray’s Anatomy and Netter’s Atlas of Anatomy.