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UA Transformation Plan (Faculty and Staff only)
Release Date: Sep 24 2008

Please review our proposed transformation plan. This is for Physiology Faculty and Staff only (WebAuth login required).


Henriksen to Serve on APS Physiology Pipeline Task Force
Release Date: Sep 11 2008

Erik Henriksen, Professor of Physiology and Director of the Physiology Undergraduate Program, has been asked to serve on a new committee of the American Physiological Society (APS). The APS...


Cohen receives Young Investigator Award
Release Date: Sep 11 2008

Dr Zoe Cohen has been selected for the Philip and Bobbie Hanft Young Investigator Award from the Sarver Heart Center. The title of Zoe's project is "Enhancement of platelet activation and aggregation...


Brooks receives APS Young Investigator Award
Release Date: Jul 3 2008

Heddwen Brooks, Associate Professor of Physiology, has received the Young Investigator Award, Renal Section, of the American Physiological Society. This award recognizes an outstanding young...


Delamere elected president of vision research organization
Release Date: Jun 3 2008

Professor Nick Delamere, Head of the Department of Physiology, was elected president of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). Founded in 1928, ARVO is the largest and most...


Nelson in Brooks lab finalist for research award
Release Date: Mar 3 2008

Sarah Nelson, a junior Biochemistry major in the Physiology lab of Dr. Heddwen Brooks, has been selected as a finalist for an American Physiological Society's 2008 David S. Bruce Undergraduate...


GTA Ferguson awarded scholarship
Release Date: Mar 1 2008

Chris Ferguson, a graduate teaching assistant in the Department of Physiology, has been awarded the 2008 Yuma Friendsof AHSC Young Investigator Award. Chris is doing research in the Orthopaedic...


Henriksen to be awarded gold medal by German foundation
Release Date: Feb 15 2008

On May 1, 2008, Dr. Erik J. Henriksen, Professor of Physiology and of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics at the University of Arizona, will be awarded the E.K. Frey – E. Werle Commemorative...


Secomb elected GIDPAC chair
Release Date: Jan 15 2008

Dr. Tim Secomb has been elected chair of the Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs Advisory Council (GIDPAC). Congratulations!


Baldwin featured in UANow
Release Date: Jan 12 2008

Dr. Ann Baldwin has been featured in UANow. View the article here.


Brooks featured in Focus on Faculty
Release Date: Dec 7 2007

Dr. Hedwenn Brooks, Assistant Professor of Physiology, was recently featured in the College of Medicine's Focus on Faculty. A PDF summary is also available.


Fall 2007 Physiology Undergraduate Program newsletter online
Release Date: Nov 30 2007

The Fall 2007 Physiology Undergraduate Program newsletter is now online. A list of all newsletters is also available.


William Dantzler wins service award
Release Date: Oct 17 2007

William H. Dantzler, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor Emeritus and former Department Head of Physiology) will be awarded the Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Chairs of Departments of...


Fall 2007 Enrollment Highlights
Release Date: Sep 19 2007

The following table from a Provost's Bulletin released on September 10, 2007 shows that Pre-Physiology was the 2nd most popular major selected by new freshmen entering the University of Arizona for...


Andrew Fuglevand to serve on NIH committee
Release Date: Aug 30 2007

Dr. Andrew Fuglevand has been invited and has agreed to serve as a member of the NIH Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Sciences Study Section, Center for Scientific Review for the term beginning...


Cindy Rankin appointed UA Research Integrity Officer
Release Date: May 14 2007

From the 3D Memo: "The RIO is an important post at the University as it strives to preserve high scholarly standards through the institutional oversight procedures outlined in UHAP 2.1309. Dr....


Chris Coronado wins College of Medicine Staff Award for Excellence
Release Date: May 10 2007

On Monday, May 7, 2007, Chris Coronado, Program Coordinator Sr. for the Physiology Undergraduate Program, was awarded the College of Medicine Staff Award for Excellence.


David Kurjiaka awarded grant for gap junction research
Release Date: Apr 20 2007

David Kurjiaka, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, has been awarded a University of Arizona Faculty Small Grants Program grant in the amount of $9,634.00 for his proposal...


Becky Farley awarded grant for Parkinson's research
Release Date: Apr 20 2007

Becky Farley, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, has been awarded a University of Arizona Faculty Small Grants Program grant in the amount of $9,740.00 for her proposal...


Mortar Board recognizes Brooks, Fuglevand, Keen
Release Date: Apr 11 2007

Mortar Board is a national honor society recognizing college seniors for their exemplary scholarship, leadership, and service. Each year, members of this honorary recognize faculty members at the...


Lucinda Rankin wins graduate teaching award
Release Date: Feb 22 2007

Lucinda Rankin has been selected as one of two winners of the 2007 University of Arizona Graduate College Graduate and Professional Education Teaching and Mentoring Awards. The winners were selected...


Heddwen Brooks recipient of the 2007 APS Lazaro J. Mandel Young Investigator Award
Release Date: Jan 17 2007

Congratulations to Heddwen L. Brooks, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in Physiology and BIO5, recipient of the 2007 American Physiological Society's Lazaro J. Mandel Young Investigator Award. The award...


Andrew Fuglevand wins Delsys Prize
Release Date: Dec 15 2006

Read more details here.


Nicholas A. Delamere, PhD, Appointed Head of Department of Physiology at The University of Arizona College of Medicine
Release Date: Aug 5 2006

Nicholas A. Delamere, PhD, renowned for research on the physiology of the eye, has been appointed head of the Department of Physiology at The University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson. Dr...


Physiology Undergraduate Program wins Provost's Award
Release Date: Apr 27 2006

At the April 18, 2006 “Awards of Distinction” Ceremony, Provost George Davis presented an engraved glass tablet to the Department of Physiology – winners of the 2006 Provost’s Award for Meritorious Departmental Achievement in Undergraduate Instruction.


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