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  • What's New

    Physiology Seminar 

    Wednesday, December 17, 2014
    Consequences of Bariatric Surgery: For better?  Or for worse?
    Dr. Bernadette Grayson

     Please click here for more information 

    Congratulations to Drs. Jussara doCarmo, Eric George, and Merry Lindsey- recipients of Excellence in Research Awards. These awards are based on extramural research funding.

    Dr. George- Bronze Award
    Dr. doCarmo- Silver Award
    Dr. Lindsey- Gold Award
    The awards were presented 12/09/2014 by the Office of Research 


  • Physiology and Biophysics


    Welcome to the Department of Physiology and Biophysics. Our primary mission is to maintain the highest possible level of productivity and excellence in teaching, research and service programs to the University of Mississippi Medical Center and to the national and scientific community.

    We use an integrative approach to study cardiovascular, renal, neuro-endocrine and metabolic systems in normal physiology and certain diseases. Our graduate program contains a strong emphasis on research and on integrating whole animal physiology with genetics, molecular and cellular biology. Our graduate program has outstanding mentoring and provides highly qualified students the opportunity to obtain a PhD or MD/PhD degree.