Themes / Basic Sciences / Physiology


Studying the human body as a whole on down to biomolecules.

Physiology Administration Team

Chandravanu Dash, PhD, MSc

Executive Director Center for AIDS Health Disparities Research, Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Physiology
School of Medicine
Center for AIDS Health Disparities Research, Center for Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience

(615) 327-6996

Physiology Researchers

Evangeline Motley-Johnson, PhD, FAHA

Interim Dean & Professor
School of Graduate Studies and Research
Center for Women's Health Research

(615) 327-6527

Pius Nde, PhD

Associate Professor
School of Medicine

(615) 327-6997

Zhongmao Guo, MD, PhD

School of Medicine

(615) 327-6804

Physiology Publications

An American Physiological Society cross-journal Call for Papers on "The Physiology of Obesity".
Sue C Bodine, Heddwen L Brooks, Hilary A Coller, Ana I Domingos, Mark R Frey, Barbara E Goodman, Thomas R Kleyman, Merry L Lindsey, Rory E Morty, Ole H Petersen, Jan-Marino Ramírez, Liliana Schaefer, Morten B Thomsen, Gina L C Yosten

Sex as a Biological Variable for Cardiovascular Physiology.
Merry L Lindsey, Charlotte W Usselman, Crystal M Ripplinger, Jason R Carter, Kristine Y DeLeon-Pennell

Guidelines on Antibody Use for Physiology Research.
Heddwen L Brooks, Lisandra E de Castro Brás, Keith R Brunt, Megan A Sylvester, Michelle S Parvatiyar, Padmini Sirish, Shyam S Bansal, Rasheed Sule, Ashley L Eadie, Mark A Knepper, Robert A Fenton, Merry L Lindsey, Kristine Y DeLeon-Pennell, Aldrin V Gomes

Structure, process, and annual ICU mortality across 69 centers: United States Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group Critical Illness Outcomes Study.
William Checkley, Greg S Martin, Samuel M Brown, Steven Y Chang, Ousama Dabbagh, Richard D Fremont, Timothy D Girard, Todd W Rice, Michael D Howell, Steven B Johnson, James O'Brien, Pauline K Park, Stephen M Pastores, Namrata T Patil, Anthony P Pietropaoli, Maryann Putman, Leo Rotello, Jonathan Siner, Sahul Sajid, David J Murphy, Jonathan E Sevransky

Gestational diabetes and childhood asthma in a racially diverse US pregnancy cohort.
Margaret A Adgent, Tebeb Gebretsadik, Jada Reedus, Cornelia Graves, Etoi Garrison, Nicole Bush, Robert Davis, Kaja Z LeWinn, Frances Tylavsky, Kecia N Carroll

Analgesic Effects of the GIRK Activator, VU0466551, Alone and in Combination with Morphine in Acute and Persistent Pain Models.
Kristopher K Abney, Michael Bubser, Yu Du, Krystian A Kozek, Thomas M Bridges, Craig W Linsdley, J Scott Daniels, Ryan D Morrison, Kevin Wickman, Corey R Hopkins, Carrie K Jones, C David Weaver