Susan E. Mulroney, PhD

Susan E. Mulroney, Ph.D. is a Professor in the Department of Pharmacology & Physiology and Director of the Special Master's Program in Physiology.  Her areas of expertise include sex differences in diabetic renal disease; genetic expression of growth factors in renal development; and mechanisms of acupuncture action in chronic stress. 

Dr. Mulroney is the co-author of the textbook, Netter's Essential Physiology (Mulroney and Myers).  She was inducted into the Georgetown MAGIS Society for Master Teachers in 2013 and has been a recipient of five Golden Apple Awards; she was inducted into the Golden Orchard in 2014.  Dr. Mulroney has recently been selected as a recipient of the 2015 Arthur C. Guyton Educator of the Year by the American Physiological Society for her contributions in education.  She has been actively involved in using technology to enhance medical and graduate teaching since 2010, and is Co-Investigator on an ITEL grant (Adam Myers, PI) which promotes this work.