The University of Florida

College of Medicine

Graduate Program in Physiology and Pharmacology


PO Box 114000, 222 Criser Hall

PO Box 115705

Gainesville, FL 32653

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Program in Physiology and Pharmacology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The faculty associated with this advanced program have expertise in a variety of disciplines, including molecular and cellular biology,pharmacology,physiology,neuroscience,and biochemistry,and bring together unique strengths to provide the students with diverse training. Students are offered broad opportunities to pursue various specialized fields of study. Specifically, students can receive training in laboratories involved in cardiovascular, neuro-, endocrine, and developmental physiology, pharmacology, and toxicology, conducting research at the molecular, cellular and integrative levels. Many of the faculty are involved in multidisciplinary, collaborative research efforts that are aimed at understanding basic physiological mechanisms and pathophysiological processes (e.g. cardiovascular, neurodegenerative, and neoplastic diseases).


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Domestic students are eligible for Federal Financial Aid.

Locale: Midsize City

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