The vision of the Department is to be recognized, distinguished & a top ranked research-intensive academic department in the disciplines of physiology in Iraq.


The mission of the department is to improve learning & educational tools in the medical college & carry out world-class scientific researches.


1- To achieve the highest standard of teaching & scientific researches.
2- To gain the students the experiences, knowledge & in formation in physiology (2 ND year & postgraduate students ) , medical physics & computer science ( first year).
3- To achieve full knowledge of the physiological aspects including description of the mechanism, of action of different body system in health state & to illustrate the degree of deviation of their function in some clinical disorders.
4- To find out the physical foundation of various medical devices & equipment.
5- In addition the department award M.Sc. degree in physiology.
6- Community services:
In addition to scientific researches, our department participate in the diagnosis of certain respiratory diseases through establishment of the clinical physiology unit and it was started to perform pulmonary function test for those patients referred from physicians and industrial factories.