EDUCATION & Training

academic programs

Doctoral Program

Students can earn a Doctoral degree with a concentration in Biomedical Sciences in the Physiology & Functional Genomics Concentration.

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academic programs

Online Masters

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

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Academic programs

Online Certificates

Students can a graduate certificate in Medical Physiology, Medical Physiology with a specialization in Cardiovascular/Renal Physiology or Aging and Geriatric Practice.

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Academic Programs

Post-Doctoral Training

Postdoctoral fellows will be provided a tailored career development and mentoring opportunity in a robust research environment.

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Research/Centers and Programs

View exciting research from our faculty!

Research faculty in the Department of Physiology and Aging at the University of Florida are engaged in innovative projects covering a variety of interests through our centers, labs and collaborations with other departments.

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Meet Our Faculty!

Faculty in the Department of Physiology and Aging are engaging in cutting-edge research and using active learning techniques to teach students at all levels of collegiate learning.

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recent News

Glenn Walter


Congratulations Dr. Glenn Walter!

Dr. Glenn Walter is a key member of one of several research teams that was awarded funding from President Ben Sasse’s $10.9 million strategic funding initiative designed to advance interdisciplinary scholarship and enhance the student experience.

2023 IFPA Conference

The International Federation of Placenta Associations held their Annual IFPA Conference the first week of September in Rotorua, New Zealand. Dr…

IFPA 2023 Conference