About the Department
The Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics at the University of Florida is a balanced department with faculty expertise in both cellular and molecular techniques, plus organ physiology techniques.
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
Article authored by Doug Bennett, featuring Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics faculty member Bruce Stevens, Ph.D.
Karyn Esser, Ph.D. was awarded a new R01 (R01AR079220) entitled “Circadian Clock and Muscle Health.” The overall objective of this grant is to…
Erica Dale, Ph.D. was awarded a $50,000 MBI Career Accelerator Award to assist with preliminary data acquisition for a R01 application (link). …