Research Learn more about our research

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.

Research Facilities

Reproductive and Perinatal Biology Research Program

The center provides collaborative, multidisciplinary, and integrative approaches to basic and translational research that (i) improves the health of pregnant women and their babies, (ii) enhances the reproductive success of agriculturally important animals and wildlife, and (iii) prepares the next generation of scientists in these research disciplines.


Institute on Aging

The UF Institute on Aging is the home of faculty members from diverse disciplines who wish to pursue a career focused on research and education on aging, and are dedicated to high-quality interdisciplinary and translational research and training focused on the health and independence of older adults.

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Research FACTS

NIH research funding

Top 50 in U.S.

The UF College of Medicine is ranked in the top 50 of all U.S. medical schools for NIH research dollars awarded to medical schools and is ranked No. 22 among public institutions.


Teaching with a mission

Nationally Recognized Faculty

We are a community of scholars involved in teaching and research at the forefront of Physiology and Aging.


Office of research affairs

Supportive Research

This office supports faculty in finding funding opportunities and interpreting rules and procedures.