Lectures

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Cardiovascular 1 & 2 (August 28 and 30): Course Overview and Logistics / Hemodynamics

Muscle 1 (September 1): Skeletal Muscle

Muscle 2 (September 6): Smooth and Cardiac Muscle

Control 1 (September 8): Neural Mechanisms

Control 2 (September 11): Endocrine Signaling

Control 3 (September 13): Integration/Electrical Events and ECG/Cardiac Cycle

Cardiovascular 3 & 4  (September 18 and 20): Determinants of Cardiac Output

Cardiovascular 5 (September 25): Neural and Local Control of Blood Flow

Cardiovascular 6 (September 27): Capillary Dynamics

Cardiovascular 7 (October 2): Exercise Cardiovascular Responses; Integrated Responses; Clinical Issues

Respiratory 1 (October 4): Blood Composition, Clotting, Respiratory Mechanisms

Respiratory 2 (October 10): Respiratory Mechanics

Respiratory 3 (October 11): Pulmonary Circulation and Gas Exchange

Respiratory 4 (October 16): Control Issues

Respiratory 5 (October 18): Clinical Aspects & Review

Renal 1 (October 20): Functional Anatomy of the Kidney

Renal 2-3 (October 23, 25): Tubular Processing 1 & 2

Renal 4 (October 30): Regulation of Fluid Osmolarity/Control Mechanisms

Immunology 1 (November 1): Innate Immune System

Immunology 2 (November 6): Adaptive Immune System, Pt. 1

Immunology 3 (November 8): Adaptive Immune System, Pt. 2

Immunology 4 (November 13): Clinical Relevance of the Immune System

Gastrointestinal 1 (November 15): Motility and Control / Secretion and Absorption

Gastrointestinal 2 (November 20): Clinical Issues / Regulation of Appetite

Gastrointestinal 3 (November 27): Metabolism

Growth and Temperature Regulation (November 29)

Reproduction 1 (December 4): Male and Female Reproductive Systems

Reproduction 2 (December 6): Female Reproductive System; Pregnancy and Contraception

Developmental Physiology (December 8): Fetal and Neonatal Physiology/Aging Physiology