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Welcome to the Department of Human Physiology

Human Physiology is home to undergraduate and graduate students who desire strong training in human physiology and anatomy that will prepare them for careers in medicine, allied health professions, and biomedical research. (more…)

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May 6, 2019

2019 Commencement Information

The Graduates are coming!

Details about the Human Physiology Commencement ceremony are now posted and available. Check out the link for all the details: Human Physiology Commencement

 

HPHY Welcomes New Anatomy Tool

Human Physiology installed a brand new state-of-the-art 3D Anatomy table to it’s teaching repertoire this year. Welcome to the world’s first virtual dissection table from Anatomage.

“The $80,000 table — made by Anatomage and billed as the world’s first virtual dissection table — was gifted to the department last fall by UO alumnus Samuel Blackwell, a retired Redmond physical therapist, and his wife, Linda. The table was installed in December into the human physiology tutorial room in the lower level of the science library.”

Read the full article about the new dissection table in the Around the O article here: https://around.uoregon.edu/content/digital-table-gives-uo-students-3d-views-inside-human-bodies

December 20, 2018

We’ve Moved!

During the Winter Break our admin and main offices all moved! Come find us in our new space just around the corner from our old offices in Esslinger.

 

October 12, 2018

Dr. Andy Lovering Dives into Croatia for Research Grant

While some of us might have to Google where in the world Croatia is, Dr. Andy Lovering is taking his Fulbright Program funds and researching prevention of respiratory diseases by studying breath hold divers in this small country along the Adriatic sea. 

 

KMTR News coverage: https://nbc16.com/news/local/uo-researcher-studies-divers-in-search-for-new-treatments-for-pulmonary-hypertension

You can follow Dr. Lovering’s journey by following him on Twitter or read more about his research on his website.