2018 Benos Awardee, Patricia Halpin2018 Translational Research Awardees, Paramita Pati and Jianxiang Xue

At the graduate level, APS programs and fellowships provide opportunities for student study, travel, and interaction with experienced physiologists. Educational materials offer tools to improve teaching and learning at both the graduate and professional levels. Use the navigation at left to access information on these topics:

  • Student Awards/Fellowships: APS and its 12 Sections provide numerous graduate student awards for excellence in physiology research, to promote diversity in physiology, and professional development.
  • Student Career Resources: Challenging and exciting careers don’t just happen. They require planning and research as well as hard work. Get a jump start on your future by using the career planning resources linked at the APS Career web.
  • Student Study Resources: Looking for help in understanding physiology concepts? Check out these links to helpful resources online, including digital libraries of science resources, scientific societies, and science content updates.
  • Postdoctoral Career Resources: APS provides extensive resources to help postdoctoral fellows plan their training and careers.
  • Postdoctoral Awards/Fellowships: APS and its 12 Sections sponsor numerous awards for postdoctoral members, including awards for excellence in research, teaching, mentoring, and professional development.
  • Education Projects: In collaboration with numerous organizations and institutions, the APS develops innovative projects to support and promote excellence in science education, physiology research, and career development. These include faculty professional development programs, curriculum development projects, and educational program collaborations. The projects are sponsored by APS and its partnering organizations with additional support from federal agencies and private funders.
  • Learning Resources: APS has developed extensive resources for graduate and professional education that can help educators and students to increase their knowledge of physiology, enhance their pedagogy and course content, and advance their teaching careers.
  • Outreach Opportunities: APS encourages its members to participate in K-12 outreach. Use these resources to reach out to future physiologists, science educators, and biomedical professionals to pique their interest in science studies and science careers!
  • Web Links: APS is pleased to provide links to other organizations with resources and programs to support undergraduate education, faculty, and students.