Health Sciences and Biomedical Research at Penn State includes a group of disciplines of applied science aimed at improving human health, preventing and curing disease and understanding how humans and animals function.

Health Sciences include the basic science fields of biology, chemistry, physics and a variety of other multidisciplinary fields including: Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Engineering, Epidemiology, Genetics, Nursing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Public Health Sciences, Physical Therapy, Medicine and more. A feed of current Penn State publications in the health topic can be found here: