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


Dr. Stephen G. Matthews
A big thank-you to everyone who came out to The Faculty Club on Tuesday September 23rd to celebrate Dr. Stephen Matthews' immense contributions to Physiology and thank him for serving as our Chair.  Dr. Matthews' term as Chair ends September 30th.

Physiology extends its very best wishes to Dr. Matthews on his recent appointment as the  Director of Research at the Fraser Mustard Institute of Human Development, University of Toronto.


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