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.

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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Seminar Series

Upcoming Events

Conferences and Events

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

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recent News and awards

Depression can be identified using gut bacteria…

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The UF Newsroom published a report on the recently published Nature Molecular Psychiatry study of Dr. Bruce Stevens.  You can read more about it by…

Department of Physiology Faculty Recognized as…

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The following faculty have been recognized for the College of Medicine at the University of Florida.  They will be acknowledged at the Medical…

Gut microbiome may be linked to high blood…

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The UF Newsroom recently published an exciting article regarding research conducted by Dr. Bruce Stevens.  You can read more about it by clicking…

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