Biomedical research is all about the excitement of new discovery. Biomedical sciences are constantly evolving and forever forward-looking, seeking to harness the best new approaches and tools to understand biology and life. 

Learn more about the department

  • Visscher Symposium 2017

    President Kaler spoke at the Visscher Reception at Eastcliff.  Click here for President Kaler's remarks.  The summary and photos can be found on the Visscher Event page.

    visscher symposium summary

  • Congratuations to Dr. Hai-Bin Ruan!

    hai bin award

  • IBP Innovation: New Physiology Focused Path to Medical School

    Read more on this in the MN Daily & the Pioneer Press and from IBP Undergraduate Physiology Advisor, Vincent Barnett.

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  • Dr. Townsend receives Marzolf Award

    DeWayne Townsend marzolf award

  • Welcoming Dr. Kotz to IBP

    Welcome aboard Cathy! 

  • Congratuations to Dr. Metzger and Lab!

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Faculty Recruitment

We are recruiting outstanding faculty in Obesity, Metabolism and Diabetes open to ranks of Associate and Full Professor.
Find details and apply

Upcoming IBP Summer Graduate Colloquium Series

student seminars

Graduate Program News

Research ethics at the University of Minnesota

We are committed to protecting research participants, upholding ethical standards, and improving our practice at every step of our work.