"Our mission is to advance the frontiers of physiological sciences through excellence in research, training of students and fellows, and application of this knowledge." 

Chair's welcome

Stephen Cannon
Stephen C. Cannon, MD, PhD Chair, Department of Physiology

Landmark Discoveries

Our department has a rich history of landmark discoveries in membrane transport, ion channel biophysics, membrane receptors, contractility, and the electrophysiology of nerve, muscle, and heart.

Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)

Our mission is to promote a culture of inclusion and build and sustain a diverse community of students, trainees, staff, and faculty within our department.

The UCLA Health community in a moment of solidarity: Summer 2020

Mailing Address

Department of Physiology
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
10833 Le Conte Avenue, 53-232 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1751