Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology

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EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH | DEVOTED TO INNOVATION

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DEPARTMENT CHAIR JOE METZGER, PhD

We are a dynamic and growing medical school basic science department with excellence, innovation, and impact in biomedical research and education. We aspire to be the leading research and education physiology program in the country.

Chair's Vision Statement
  • 300+ UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
  • 40+ COURSES TAUGHT
  • #9 NIH FUNDING/RESEARCH FACULTY
  • 1 VISION OF EXCELLENCE
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Undergraduate Program

The goal of the Human Physiology major is to help students understand the function of the human body by pursuing systematic studies of cells, tissues and organisms.

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Graduate Program

The PhD Graduate Program in Integrative Biology and Physiology (IBP) is a unique hybrid of the field of physiology, the cornerstone of biomedical research and medicine, and the rapidly advancing fields of molecular, genetic and cellular biology.

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Research

The research mission of the Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology (IBP) is dedicated to an integrative systems biology approach to bio-medical discovery.