Endocrine Physiology
Endocrine Physiology

Endocrine Physiology

by Thad Wilson, PhD

The endocrine system takes an important part 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 7


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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11-21-17 hydroxylase
By Raul E. on 17. July 2018 for Endocrine Physiology

You don´t speak about 11-21-17 hydroxylase this a very high yield usmle. the rest is ok.

Proper way to revise with Dr. Thad Wilsons lectures
By Benjamin K. on 31. May 2018 for Adrenal Functions

I find Dr. Thad Wilsons lectures concise and interestingly put, leading to easy proper revision. Thank you

Making Concept Clear
By mei huah c. on 09. May 2018 for Adrenal Hormone Synthesis

Explanation is crystal clear. Slightly fast for the beginner, but repeating the video would help. Thanks.

By Keshev M. on 29. April 2018 for Endocrine Physiology

Great break down of physiology. To the point and easy to understand.

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