test block

  • Students working in a lab

    Welcome

    The Department of Health & Human Physiology (HHP) provides a number of options for students with career interests in the health professions, health-related fields, and biomedical research. HHP offers five undergraduate degrees and several areas of graduate study. These academic programs are supported by modern research and instructional facilities and an array of outstanding faculty members with active research programs.

  • University of Iowa students in the Recreation and Sport Business track.

    Facilitating student success in Sport and Recreation Management

    Learn what sets Sport and Recreation Management grads apart.

    Read the full story »

  • Katrina Martin

    Research in HHP, From the Student’s Perspective

    We asked Katrina Martin, junior Human Physiology & Pre-Med student, to share her research experience in the HHP department.

    Read More »

  • Sport and Recreation Management Field Trip

    Sport and Recreation Management Field Trip

    Watch a video that follows the Sport and Recreation Management program during its January 2017 field trip to Milwaukee. Students participated in educational sessions and networking with industry leaders from the Milwaukee Bucks, Brewers, and Admirals and took tours of four sport facilities.

    Watch the Video »

Student Success

  • Emily Weno

    Since graduating in May, Emily has started a position in the Center for Disease Control’s Public Health Associate Program (PHAP).  PHAP is a two-year paid (including all federal benefits) training with CDC. Associates in the program are placed all over the country at local, state, and non-profit public health agencies.