Members of the Department of Physiology & Biophysics are engaged in scientific research and teaching activities. The Department contributes to the teaching of medical students within Rush Medical College as well as students in the School of Nursing. In addition, the Department offers graduate studies leading to the Ph.D. degree in physiology.
Message from the Chairman, Michael Fill
The Department has many labs interested in cell membranes and channels.
Research Projects: Faculty, Postdoc, and Student
Section of Cellular Signaling
For information on current research projects and graduate program. View the Research and Graduate Program Brochure
Visit the Department of Physiology & Biophysics at Rush University for details.
Questions regarding the MS and PhD programs should be directed to Drs. Kathrin Banach: Kathrin_Banach@rush.edu and Dirk Gillespie: Dirk_Gillespie@rush.edu.
The Department holds a regular seminar schedule of invited speakers from outside the institution, as well as researchers from Rush University. Please call the Department for additional information. Our seminar coordinator is Dr. Kathrin Banach: Kathrin_Banach@rush.edu.
Current Seminar Schedule and Future Seminars
Faculty Members, Postdoctoral Personnel, and Graduate Students
Physiology Department Pictures
Departmental Contact Information
Directions to Rush and Rush University Medical Center Campus Map
The core of the Department is located on the 12th floor of the Jelke Southcenter (JS) Building.
1750 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612-3824, U.S.A.
Telephone: 312-942-6454 Fax: 312-942-8711
Correspondence regarding our departmental web site should be sent to John Tang, PhD: John_Tang@rush.edu.