About the Department
The mission of the Department of Physiology and Aging is to advance knowledge and discovery of complex systems, while educating and inspiring the next generation of scientists and healthcare professionals, with the goal of improving health span.
Students can earn a Master’s or Ph.D. degree with a concentration in Physiology and Functional Genomics.
Students can earn a graduate certificate in Medical Physiology or Medical Physiology with a specialization in Cardiovascular/Renal Physiology through our online program.
From Gene Therapy to Muscle Physiology, our faculty are engaging in highly funded groundbreaking research.
Faculty in the Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics are engaging in cutting-edge research and using active learning techniques to teach students at all levels of collegiate learning.
Supporting research education at the interface between basic biology and clinical medicine.
See a list of conferences and events related to the Department of Physiology.
Click link below for a list of past and present seminars this semester.
recent News and awards
Caitlin Baumer-Harrison, a graduate student completing her Ph.D. training in the Physiology Department, UF College of Medicine, has been awarded an…
Congratulations to Khanh Huynh, a member of the Medical Student Research Program in the Jones lab who has received one of the most prestigious…
Helen Jones, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, was recently spotlighted on UF Health MedMatters for…