About the Department

The Department of Physiology and Aging at the University of Florida is a balanced department with faculty expertise in both cellular and molecular techniques, plus organ physiology techniques.

program types

Master’s and Ph.D. Program

Students can earn a Master’s or Ph.D. degree with a concentration in Physiology and Functional Genomics.

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Certificate Program

Students can earn a graduate certificate in Medical Physiology or Medical Physiology with a specialization in Cardiovascular/Renal Physiology through our online program.

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Research

Research/Centers and Programs

View exciting research from our faculty!

From Gene Therapy to Muscle Physiology, our faculty are engaging in highly funded groundbreaking research.

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Department faculty

Meet Our Faculty!

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.

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Supporting research education at the interface between basic biology and clinical medicine.

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Conferences and Events

See a list of conferences and events related to the Department of Physiology.

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Seminar Series

recent News and awards

Graduate student Caitlin Baumer-Harrison receives…

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Caitlin Baumer-Harrison, a graduate student completing her Ph.D. training in the Physiology Department, UF College of Medicine, has been awarded an…

Student Khanh Huynh Receives Thomas McDonald Award

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Congratulations to Khanh Huynh, a member of theĀ Medical Student Research Program in the Jones lab who has receivedĀ one of the most prestigious…

UF Leading Way on Fetal Growth, Placenta Research…

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Helen Jones, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, was recently spotlighted on UF Health MedMatters for…

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