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Course Name:

Principle of Physiology

Course Description:

This course has been designed to introduce the graduate student to human physiology. It targets a wide range of students with diverse backgrounds and varying biological experience. The course takes a systems approach to physiology. Due to the close interrelationship between structure and function in biological systems, each functional physiology topic will include a brief overview of anatomic structure. The physical and chemical laws that are the basis of the physiological processes will also be covered, and applications to current biomedical research and clinically relevant situations will be included. Also, The fundamental concepts, theories, and principles of Physiology as a link between the basic sciences and medicine. The major systems in the body and the specific physiological mechanisms will be discussed in relation to the individual functions of all the body’s different cells, tissues, and organs, also