Dr. Scott Heximer,
Welcome to the Department of Physiology
Thank you for stopping by! Physiology is the study of the biological processes that support life. Our department examines the interaction between factors that determine health and disease at the cellular, tissue, and whole-organism levels. Learn about our Department's history, innovations, and inclusive values here.
Insulin was discovered in the Department of Physiology nearly 100 years ago! Support the next 100 years of groundbreaking discovery!