Pharmacy research Rocco Rotello
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This course prepares the student to manage therapy of patients with special medication needs (e.g. geriatrics, pediatrics). The course focuses on the application of principles through team-based learning. This is complemented with learning in small group settings, simulation and demonstration labs, and expert consultations in a team-taught, multidisciplinary environment. The course vertically integrates pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacokinetics, anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology, therapeutics, patient assessment, epidemiology, and administrative and psycho-social-behavioral issues involved in patient care. Over-the-counter, prescription, herbal and non-traditional therapies, and non-drug therapies are specifically included. Prerequisites: PHAR-6111 Research Design and Methodology; PHAR-6130 Medicinal Biochemistry; PHAR-6131 Pharmaceutical Sciences I; PHAR-6132 Pharmaceutical Sciences II; PHAR-6133 Genetics and Pharmacogenomics; PHAR-6134 Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics; PHAR-6150 Drug Information and Informatics.

Academic Level:
Pharmacy [PH]
Pharmacy [PHAR]
Terms Offered:
(Term Legend)
2015FA, 2014FA
Course Offerings by Term
TermSectInstructorMeeting Location/Days/TimeCapUsed
2015FA01Dr. Kelly WrightHSC 211 LEC MTWR 11:00AM-12:50PM
HSC 211 LEC MTWR 03:00PM-04:50PM
HSC 211 LEC F 08:00AM-09:50AM
Dates: 11/16/15-12/04/15