Endocrine Physiology
Endocrine Physiology

Endocrine Physiology

by Thad Wilson, PhD

The endocrine system plays a critical role in both the physiology of the human body and medical studies.

In this course, the following topics are discussed:

  • Endocrine System and Hypothalamic-Pituitary Axis (HPA)
  • Thyroid Hormones
  • Adrenal Hormone Synthesis
  • Glucagon Basics and Regulation of Glucagon Secretion

Course Details

  • Videos 17
  • Duration 1:07 h
  • Quiz questions 50
  • Articles 5


Your Educators of course Endocrine Physiology

 Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad Wilson is a Professor of Physiology and has been teaching medical students for more than a dozen years at Colleges of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA (Drexel University); Athens, OH (Ohio University), and Indianapolis, IN (Marian University). He has worked extensively developing and improving medical curriculums, as well as serving in leadership roles as a Medical Physiology course director and Organ System team leader. Professor Thad Wilson has been awarded multiple medical school teaching awards and previously was involved in both question writing and question reviewing for national board exams in the health sciences. He currently helps students prepare for medical board exams, in addition to his teaching and scientific pursuits. Professor Thad Wilson has coauthored over 75 peer-reviewed scientific articles as well as a physiology textbook, Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Physiology, which has been translated into four languages and a number of electronic formats.

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By Ekaterina I. on 11. January 2020 for Endocrine Physiology

I love the way Lecturio professors explain things, everything is much easier to understand. Physiology course is really great. Thank you!

By Bhumika D. on 20. June 2019 for Endocrine Physiology

The course was good and helpful at summarising important points

By Maria C. on 01. May 2019 for Endocrine Physiology

There some topics that are not in the videos that would be amazing if you included. There are some mistakes with the Spanish translate in the subtitles.

conceptos de el sistema hipofisiario
By maria b. on 04. April 2019 for Hypothalamic–Pituitary–Thyroid Axis

la importancia sel sistema hipofisiario y su relacion directa con la regulación del cuerpo