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Department Committees

The Department of Physiology and Biophysics maintains multiple standing committees to cover specific functions in support of education, research and infrastructure within the department. These committees are listed here with roster and contact information provided.

PhD - Graduate Admissions Committee

The PhD Graduate Admissions Committee considers student applications to the Primary Program of Interest (PPI) PhD training program in Physiology and Biophysics (LINK). Applications are submitted and administered through the centralized Biomedical Sciences Training Program (BSTP) but evaluated by the PhD Graduate Admissions Committee for admissions recommendations. Current committee membership and contact information is provided below.

Xin Qi, PhD
Chair

Xin Qi, PhD

Associate Professor
Qi Lab
Mitochondrial quality control and neurodegenerative diseases
Robbins E516
216-368-4459 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Jeffrey L. Garvin, PhD

Jeffrey L. Garvin, PhD

Professor
Garvin Lab
Regulation of nephron transport, salt-sensitive hypertension and cross-talk between tubules and vessels
Robbins E526
216-368-3353 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Corey Smith, PhD

Corey Smith, PhD

Professor
Smith Lab
Regulation of the sympatho-adrenal stress response.
Robbins E510
216-368-3487 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)

Sudha Chakrapani, PhD

Sudha Chakrapani, PhD

Associate Professor
Chakrapani Lab
Understanding the role of structure and dynamics in the functioning of ion channels
Robbins E621
216-368-3875 (office) 216-368-5586 (fax)