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APS is pleased to offer an assortment of resources to assist you throughout your career progression. At the trainee level, APS programs and fellowships provide opportunities for study, travel, and interaction with experienced physiologists. Educational materials offer tools to improve teaching and learning at both the graduate and professional levels.

Awards and Fellowships

APS and its 12 Sections provide numerous undergraduate student, graduate student and postdoctoral awards for excellence in physiology research, service and mentoring, for professional development, as well as to promote diversity in physiology.

Career Gateway

A successful scientific career requires more than just scientific expertise. To maximize a career in science, investigators, clinicians and educators need a well-rounded professional skill set, including leadership, management and intentional career planning. The APS Career Gateway provides physiologists professional development for every step of their career journey.

Career Navigation: Where do physiologists work?

Careers related to physiology can be found across sectors in industry, government, nonprofit organizations and academia. Each sector offers different experiences, career opportunities and benefits, and serves different interests and personalities.

When it comes to choosing a career, there's never just one path. There is an unlimited number of ways to leverage the valuable skillset that physiologists develop during their scientific training. Identifying your personal interests, skills, priorities and ambitions can help you explore your career options.

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