Administrative Contacts

Admin Picture 2019 with Dr. Heximer (Chair)

Department of Physiology
Faculty of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building, 3rd Floor
University of Toronto
1 King's College Circle
Toronto, ON Canada M5S 1A8
Fax: (416) 978-4940

Chair's Office

Dr. Scott P. Heximer (MSB 3207)
Phone: 416-978-2674

Kathy Ostaff (MSB 3207)
Phone: 416-978-2674

Vice Chairs

Dr. Michelle French (MSB 3368)
Phone: (416) 978-8712

Dr. Lu-Yang Wang (SickKids Research Institute)
Phone (416) 813-8711

Dr.  Scott Heximer
Phone: (416) 978-6048

Business Office

Paula Smellie (MSB 3211)
Phone: 416-978-3161

Financial Officers

Victor Lee (MSB 3213)
Phone: 416-978-6706; Email:
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:15-4:00 pm

Mya Barnes (MSB 3215)
Phone: 416-946-0988;
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00-5:00 pm

Graduate Office

Graduate Office

Graduate Administrator
Rosalie Pang (MSB 3217)
Phone: 416-978-2601; Email:

Graduate Program Assistant
Yeonkyung Namkoong (MSB 3209)
Phone: 416-946-8092; Email:
*Please email in advance to schedule an appointment.

Director, MHSc in Medical Physiology
Dr. Helen Miliotis (MSB 3247)
Phone: 416-978-7760; Email:

Program Coordinator, MHSc in Medical Physiology
Julia Tausch (MSB 3209)
Phone: 416-978-6843; Email:

Graduate Coordinators*

Student Admissions and Affairs
Dr. Zhong-Ping Feng (MSB 3306)
(Inquiries regarding: Graduate programs and admissions, committee approval, etc)
Phone: (416) 946-0671; Email:

Academic Affairs
Dr. Anthony Gramolini (MaRS, 14th floor)
(Inquiries regarding: Graduate courses, awards, cross-appointments, etc)
Phone: (416) 946-8257;  Email:

Graduate Program Liaison
Dr. Howard Mount (Krembil)
(Oversees Graduate Awards and Honors)

*Please email in advance to schedule an appointment.

Undergraduate Office

Dr. Michelle French
Phone: (416) 978-8712

Jay Bhat (MSB 3368)
Phone: 416-978-5077