photo-Dr. Ian Bird, Program DirectorWelcome

The Endocrinology & Reproductive Physiology Program at the University of Wisconsin is a broad base, interdepartmental degree-granting program designed to provide training at the predoctoral and postdoctoral level in interdisciplinary research at the forefront of Endocrinology and reproductive physiology. We celebrated 50 years of graduate training in 2009 and look forward continuting this tradition for years to come. The ERP Program was featured in the Summer 2009 edition of the School of Medicine and Public Health Quarterly magazine.

I hope you find our web site helpful. If you have any other questions, please contact our Program Coordinator, at or call 608-265-5838

Ian M. Bird, Ph.D.
Program Director

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