Aaron W. Young, Ph.D.

Aaron W. Young, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, Co-Director of PrISM

HBMSc: The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
PhD: McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Phone: (617) 358-8480
Fax: (617) 638-4273
E-mail: youngaw@bu.edu
Address: see below


Dr. Young is the Co-Director of the integrated first-year Principles Integrating Science and Medicine (PrISM) curriculum for the Boston University School of Medicine MD Program, involving leadership and administration for all foundational basic sciences. He is also the Module Director for the Respiratory System and Endocrinology & Reproductive Systems modules of PrISM, as well as Course Director of Physician Assistant Physiology for the Boston University School of Medicine – Division of Graduate Medical Sciences Physician Assistant Program.

Dr. Young is also primarily involved in physiology, endocrinology, and neuroscience education for:

He also serves as a Thesis Advisor (First or Second Reader) for the Boston University School of Medicine – Division of Graduate Medical Sciences Masters of Medical Science Program and the Boston University School of Medicine – Division of Graduate Medical Sciences Physician Assistant Program.

Dr. Young’s interests include being heavily involved in the design and development of medical school curriculum, utilization of clinical cases in foundational basic science education, and the integration of teaching and technology. His previous research experience has centered on respiratory, cardiovascular, and exercise physiology in a clinical setting with human subjects.

IN THE NEWS:
Why Does a 75-Degree House Feel Cold in the Winter and Hot in the Summer?
Featuring: Aaron W. Young, PhD, Physiology & Biophysics
https://www.wgbh.org/news/science-and-technology/2018/08/22/why-does-a-75-degree-house-feel-cold-in-the-winter-and-hot-in-the-summer

Contact Us

Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Boston University School of Medicine
700 Albany Street, W408B
Boston, MA 02118-2526

Phone:(617) 358-8480
Fax: (617) 358-8758
e-mail: youngaw@bu.edu