Maria Vitery, in the Qiu Lab, was awarded the Ruth L. Kirschtein National Research Service Award(NRSA), an Individual Predoctoral Fellowship(F31) … [Read More...]
Every modern branch of biomedical research has its physiological roots.
The Department of Physiology has a long-standing tradition of excellence. Our faculty, trainees, and staff seek to understand how the human body works from the head down to the toes and everything in between. Together, we exploit the range of available model systems to understand physiological processes at a mechanistic and integrated level in health with the explicit goal of understanding human disease and identifying potential therapeutics.