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.
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.
Get a jump start on your future by using career planning resources in the APS’ digital library. Select topics include:
- Choosing between Graduate School and Medical School
- Finding and Applying for Grant Funding
- Professional Skills: Advice, Tips and Ideas
APS has developed extensive resources for graduate and professional education that can help trainees increase their knowledge of physiology, enhance their pedagogy and course content, and advance their teaching careers.
The APS Trainee Symposium is organized annually by the Trainee Advisory Committee. Topics cover all issues relevant to today’s researchers, educators and trainees at all stages of their career.
Interested in joining the Society and becoming part of our community? Learn more about member benefits and requirements today.
APS Jobs Board
Find your next job opportunity. Peruse our jobs board.