APS member-researchers are at the forefront of advancements in biomedical science. From early-career scientists to established investigators to the educators preparing the next generation of researchers, our members explore the fundamental and emerging questions that inform our understanding of life, health and disease. Meet some of them and learn more about their work. 


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Jose Arevalo
University of California, Berkeley

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Cesar Barrabi
Wayne State University

Meet our Members - Melissa BatesMelissa Bates, PhD, FAPS
Associate Professor of Health and Human Physiology, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Iowa

Sue BodineSue C. Bodine, PhD, FAPS
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Meet our Members - Kristine DeLeon-PennellKristine DeLeon-Pennell, PhD
Assistant Professor | Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center

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Jeanmarie Gonzalez
University of California, San Francisco

Meet our Members - Barb GoodmanBarbara E. Goodman, PhD, FAPS
Professor, Division of Biomedical Sciences of Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota in Vermillion

Michael Hedrick portraitMichael S. Hedrick, PhD, FAPS
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, East Bay

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Jonathan J. Herrera
University of Michigan

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Michelle Herrera
University of California, Irvine

Carmen Hinojosa-Laborde, PhD, FAPSCarmen Hinojosa-Laborde, PhD, FAPS
Research Physiologist, U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research

Meet our Members - Daria IlatovskayaDaria Ilatovskaya, MS, PhD
Associate Professor, Augusta University

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Distinguished University Professor, Chair, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences

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Maria Jones-Muhammad
University of Mississippi Medical Center

KirktonScott Kirkton, PhD
Associate Professor of Biological Science | Union College

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Emily Larson
University of Oregon

Ronald Lynch, PhD, FAPSRonald M. Lynch, PhD, FAPS
Director, Arizona Research Institute for Biomedical Imaging, Professor of Physiology, University of Arizona

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Rosario Marroquin-Flores
University of New Mexico

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Alice McNeal Endowed Chair of Anesthesiology, Director, Division of Molecular and Translational Biomedicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham

David MattsonDavid Mattson, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

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Ronald McMillan
University of Delaware

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Cesar Meza
Florida State University

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Professor of Physiology, Interim Dean of the School of Graduate Studies and Research, Meharry Medical College

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Associate Professor of Physiology, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

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Franco Puleo
Boston University

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Lindsey Ramirez
Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia

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Luis A. Rivera-Arce
Ponce Health Sciences University

Jeff SandsJeff M. Sands, MD, FAPS
Renal Division Director and Juha P. Kokko Professor of Medicine and Physiology, Emory University

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Professor, Department of Physiology and Anatomy, University of North Texas Health Science Center

SchultzHarold Schultz, PhD, FAPS
Distinguished Professor of Physiology, Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine

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Luke Schwerdtfeger
Colorado State University

Meet our Members - Marion SiegmanMarion J. Siegman, PhD, FAPS
Professor and Chair, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University

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Distinguished Teaching Professor of Physiology, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin

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Professor of Exercise Science, Human Performance Lab, Ball State University

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Adaku Ume
Wright State University

Meet our Members - Jan WilliamsJan M. Williams, PhD
Professor and Graduate Program Director, University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson

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Rashaun Williams
University of Wisconsin, Madison

CardozoLicy L. Yanes-Cardozo, MD
Physician and Associate Professor, Departments of Cell and Molecular Biology and Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Irving Zucker, PhD, FAHA, FAPSIrving Zucker, PhD, FAPS
Theodore F. Hubbard Professor of Cardiovascular Research, University of Nebraska Medical Center

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