Mark S. Cook, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology (IBP)

Mark S. Cook

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-5040

Fax 612-625-5149

Office Address:
3-142 Jackson Hall
321 Church Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
321 Church Street S.E.
6-125 Jackson Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Assistant Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology (IBP)

Co-Director, Program in Human Anatomy

Physical Therapist

PhD, Michigan State University (Anatomy), 1992

BS, California State University (Physical Therapy), 1997; BS, Grand Valley State University (Biomedical Sciences), 1986



PUBMED List of Publications

  • Brown, S.H. Ward, S.R., Cook M.S. and Leiber R.L. Architectural Analysis of Human Abdominal Wall Muscles: Implications for Mechanical Function. Spine 36(5): 355-62, 2011.
  • Cook, M.S., Roberts, K.P., Weinhaus, A.J. Anatomy of the Thoracic wall, Pulmonary Cavities, and Mediastinum. In Handbook of Cardiac Anatomy, Physiology, and Devices, 2nd Ed. Humana Press, Inc. Totowa NJ. Editor Paul Iaizzo.


Board Certifications


  • Physical Therapy - Outpatient orthopedic physical therapist (MN licensed)
  • Consulting - provides anatomical consultation to several medical device companies in the Twin Cities.