About Us

The Department of Physiology and Aging at the University of Florida is the academic home for faculty, students and staff who are committed to providing an environment that nurtures and values inclusion of different backgrounds, ideas, perspectives and skills. Our research and teaching focus is on the systemic challenge of how our different cells, tissues and organs work together, over the lifespan, to support health. Engaging the unique and diverse contributions of our department members results in innovation and excellence in our research, teaching, service and outreach.

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Our Mission

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.

Our Vision

The leading collaborative Department of Physiology and Aging excelling in discovery, education, and scholarship.

Advance research, educational programs, and service in Physiology and Aging to improve human health across the lifespan.