Welcome to Penn State Cellular and Molecular Physiology Department
Welcome to the Department of Cellular & Molecular Physiology . The Department currently consists of approximately 31 Faculty members and 94 employees. We are actively involved in graduate studies and research.
The faculty participate in a number of interdisciplinary graduate programs including Medicine, Pathology, and Surgery. These programs provide additional educational opportunities for students working with our faculty. Most faculty members also participate in the MD/PhD program of Penn State University.
Our faculty have been recipients of numerous NIH Awards, NASA Awards, Research Career Development Awards, MERIT Awards, and Endowed Professorships; they have achieved world-wide recognition for pioneering research accomplishments.
This week is Inflammatory Bowel Disease Awareness Week
Dec. 1-7 is National Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week. The Penn State Hershey Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center is the only multi-disciplinary program in the region for patients living with these diseases.More...
Progress in Personalized Medicine at Penn State
The next Research Quality Assurance Lunchtime Lecture is “Progress in Personalized Medicine at Penn State.” It will be presented by James R. Broach, professor and chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, director, Penn State Hershey Institute for Personalized Medicine.More...
Radiology education professor Flemming to present as distinguished educator
A Conversation with Distinguished Educators will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, in C4702 (Physiology Conference Room) on the Penn State College of Medicine campus. Dr. Donald Flemming, G. Victor Rohrer Professor of Radiology Education and vice chair for education, will present “The Challenges of Defining and Assessing Competency.”More...
Clinical and Translational Science Institute meeting set for Jan. 8
Penn State Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) will hold its annual one-day meeting to promote cutting edge, multidisciplinary research Jan. 8 at the Nittany Lion Inn, State College. To stimulate cross-campus collaborations, an internal funding opportunity will be announced at the event.More...