Research Departments Physiology

About us

This department pursues and promotes knowledge of how the human body functions through an understanding of biomolecules, cells, organs, and organisms.

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About us

This department pursues and promotes knowledge of how the human body functions through an understanding of biomolecules, cells, organs, and organisms.

Mission statement

  • The department is committed to excellent and inspiring teaching of physiology courses in the Bachelor's, Master's, PhD and postdoc programs of Radboudumc.
  • The department is committed to basic and clinically relevant research of the highest achievable level that ranges from molecules to humans with the aim to unravel (patho)physiological mechanisms to ultimately improve the quality of life for human beings of all ages.

Achieving the mission

To achieve this mission the following central goals have been set:
  • The department provides an international working environment that encourages focus, efficiency, innovation and ambition. Team spirit, working pleasure and personal education of employees are instrumental to achieve these goals.
  • The department has three research groups, i.e. Integrative Physiology, Ion Transport and Osmoregulation, which are mutually complementary and blossom in unity.

Contact

René Bindels PhD
head of department

+31 (0)24 361 42 11

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In the spotlight

Organization


About Physiology

Physiology is one of the oldest disciplines in medicine and its importance is nicely illustrated by the nobel awards which are since 1901 annually awarded for medicine or physiology.

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Our researchers Physiology

A list of researchers connected to this department.

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Internships Many options

Discover our internships opportunities at the Radboudumc and abroad.

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Teaching Physiology

The main teaching activities the department of physiology is involved in.

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Themes & institutes

Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences

This department is affiliated with RIMLS. Their main aim is to achieve a greater understanding of the molecular mechanisms of disease. institute pages

Radboud Institute for Health Sciences

This department is affiliated with RIHS. The research at this institute aims to improve clinical practice and public health. institute pages

Keep in touch


Getting there

Entrance: Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences
Route: 286

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Getting there

Visiting address

Chair of the department, route 286
Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences
Geert Grooteplein 28
6525 GA Nijmegen

Postal address

Radboudumc
Geert Grooteplein Zuid 30
6525 GA Nijmegen
Att.: Department of Physiology
Location 286

Directions

Enter building at: Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences
Follow route 286 (Chair of the department, route 286)

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Contact

T: +31 (0)24 361 34 26 E: info.fysiol@radboudumc.nl

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Contact

The chair's office

T: +31 (0)24 361 34 26
E: info.fysiol@radboudumc.nl

Mailing address
Department of Physiology (286)
Radboud University Medical Center (RUMC)
P.O. Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen
The Netherlands

Express mailing address
Department of Physiology (286) - M850.07.046
Radboud University Medical Center (RUMC)
Geert Grooteplein Zuid 30, 6525 GA, Nijmegen
The Netherlands

Secretarial office

Mrs. Rachaël Buurman, T: +31 (0)24 361 34 26
Mrs. Marieke Jetten, T: +31 (0)24 361 24 26
Mrs. Pascale Reijers, T +31 (0)24 361 42 73

F: +31 (0)24 366 83 40
E: medewerkerssecretariaat.fysiol@radboudumc.nl

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