The Mission of the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology is to carry out world-class scientific research and evidence-based teaching, expanding on our track record of innovation and excellence in both research and teaching.
The Vision of the Department is to be a top-ranked research-intensive academic Department in the disciplines of Physiology and Pharmacology in Canada, and beyond.
the highest standards of scientific research and teaching
leadership in innovation in research and teaching
free and extensive exchange of ideas through collaboration and collegiality
maximizing the impact of our research and teaching through communication
participation in a culture of collective responsibility for the quality and conduct of our graduate and undergraduate training programs
fostering and contributing to an esprit de corps that respects individual differences and needs
effective mentoring and ongoing career development for all Department members throughout their careers
principles of openness, collective management and ethical behaviour