Renal & Gastrointestinal Module
This course prepares the student to manage therapy of patients with conditions or diseases affectingthe renal and gastrointestinal systems. The course focuses on the application of principles through amixture of problem-based 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; PHAR-6132 Integrated Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology; PHAR-6133 Genetics and Pharmacogenomics; PHAR-6134 Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics; PHAR-6150 Drug Information and Informatics.
- Academic Level:
- Pharmacy [PHAR]
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