About the Department

The department of physiology was founded in 1890 as the department of anatomy and physiology, making it one of the oldest departments at the University of Kentucky. 

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Graduate Program

The graduate program of the department of physiology is a PhD program. It is designed to educate and train students to be competent research scientists and teachers of physiology. 

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View a list of upcoming events in the department of physiology. We look forward to seeing you there!


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About the College of Medicine

Welcome to the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. We are an academic medical institution dedicated to providing superior education and training in order to produce highly qualified, caring physicians to serve the people of Kentucky and the nation.