121 Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Pharmacology I (5 units) Fall
Instructor(s): S. Kahl Prerequisite(s): BIOCHEM 112, PHARM CHEM 115, or consent of instructor.
Restrictions: Second-year standing in the School of Pharmacy, or consent of instructor. The School of Pharmacy requires PharmD students to enroll for a letter grade. Activities: Lecture
The course gives an introduction to the general principles of pharmacology and a discussion of the pharmacology and pharmaceutical chemistry of endocrine drugs and drugs that inhibit inflammatory and immune responses. Specific topics include non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, histamine antagonists, treatment of gout, drugs for gastrointestinal disorders, adrenal and gonadal steroids, thyroid and pituitary drugs, hyperlipidemia, and diabetes
122 Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Pharmacology II (5 units) Winter
Restrictions: Second-year standing in the School of Pharmacy, or consent of instructor. Activities: Lecture
This course provides a systematic survey of the pharmacology and pharmaceutical chemistry of drugs acting on the autonomic and cardiovascular systems.
131 Chemotherapy (2 units) Fall
Instructor(s): L. Brinen Prerequisite(s): Third-year standing in the School of Pharmacy, PharmD program or consent of instructor.
This course discusses the pharmacology of chemotherapeutic agents, including drugs used to treat bacterial, fungal, parasitic and viral infections, and drugs used in the treatment of cancer. This course will be closely aligned with Pharmaceutical Chemistry 131.
198 Supervised Study (1 - 5 units) Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Library research and directed reading under supervision of a member of the faculty with the approval of the chairperson of the department.