Welcome to the Department of Physiology

The Department is centrally embedded in the Faculty of Medicine with strong links to hospital-based research institutes across Toronto. We also have close ties with the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and the allied Health Sciences.  Read more

Developmental and Perinatal Biology
August 18-22, 2014

A Joint Course between the University of Toronto and the Karolinska Institute (Sweden).  We are delighted to host 11 trainees and 4 faculty from the Karolinska Institute to Toronto for what will be an exciting academic and social experience. More details .... Karolinska Exchange Group Photo 2014 Group photo 2014

PRESENTATION BY MATS SUNDIN FELLOWS (Health Sciences Building, Rm. 106) - Wednesday 20th August 

  Determining the human embryonic transcriptional landscape and the impact of glucocorticoids - Dr. Sophie Petropoulos
  Toxoplasma gondii - a parasite's passage across the placenta - Dr. Jessica Weidner

2013 Mats Sundin Fellowship Awardees

Paula Smellie
Many congratulations to Paula Smellie on receiving the 2014 David Keeling Award for Administrative Excellence, Faculty of Medicine. Read more......