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Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 3010. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Medical terminology, the United States health care system, drug development and distribution, and the pharmacist's role in the system. Discussion of professional organizations and ethics. Overview of common diseases, their diagnoses and treatment, including the top 200 drugs. Overview of basic dispensing skills. Substance abuse in the health care profession.
Oasis Title:INTRO TO PHARMACY
Nontraditional Format:If PMCY 3010 is taken prior to admission to the COP, it must be re-taken as PHRM 3010 in the COP curriculum.
Prerequisite:PHRM: Enrolled in Doctor of Pharmacy Program; PMCY: Permission of department
Corequisite:For PHRM: PHRM 3100; For PMCY: None
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3050. 2 hours.
Course Title:Biochemical Basis of Disease I
Course
Description:
Chemical factors affecting bioactivity of drugs, role of enzymes in biochemistry and disease, metabolism of biochemicals and drugs.
Oasis Title:BIOCHEM DISEASE I
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Corequisite:PHRM 3450
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3060. 2 hours.
Course Title:Biochemical Basis of Disease II
Course
Description:
Lipids and prostaglandins; cholesterol and steroid hormones, biosynthesis of amino acids and nucleotides; nucleic acids, molecular genetics and biotechnology; immunology; targets for therapeutic intervention.
Oasis Title:BIOCHEM DISEASE II
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Corequisite:PHRM 3460
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3100. 2 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Pharmacy Skills Laboratory I
Course
Description:
Development of skills and techniques necessary to render effective pharmaceutical care in a variety of settings, including prescription dispensing systems, medical charts, aseptic technique, human anatomy laboratory, and basics of physical assessment.
Oasis Title:PHM SKILLS LAB I
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student
Corequisite:PHRM(PMCY) 3010 and PHRM 3450
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3101. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Public Health
Course
Description:
An overview of the United States Public Health System as it currently exists and operates, with an emphasis on the core functions of public health. A survey of different approaches to public health problems, including health promotion and disease prevention.
Oasis Title:INTRO PUBLIC HEALTH
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PBHL(PMCY) 3100
Prerequisite:Student enrolled in the UGA College of Pharmacy
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3110. 2 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Pharmacy Skills Laboratory II
Course
Description:
Development of skills and techniques necessary to render effective pharmaceutical care in a variety of settings, including prescription compounding, drug delivery systems, laboratory tests, human anatomy laboratory, and basics of physical assessment.
Oasis Title:PHM SKILLS LAB II
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student
Corequisite:PHRM 3200 and PHRM 3460
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3200. 2 hours.
Course Title:Quantitative Methods in Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Mathematical principles and quantitative methods utilized in the contemporary practice of pharmacy. The calculations required in the quantitative development and assessment of prescriptions, dosage forms, drug delivery systems, and drug therapy modalities are integrated in a manner applicable to pharmacy practice.
Oasis Title:QUANT METHODS PHARM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:PHRM 3110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3400. 3 hours.
Course Title:Anatomy and Physiology I
Course
Description:
Anatomy and physiology of the human body with emphasis on the central nervous system, autonomic nervous system, cardiovascular and renal systems.
Oasis Title:ANAT AND PHYSIOL I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:PHRM 3050 and PHRM 3100 and PHRM 3470
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3450. 5 hours.
Course Title:Human Physiology and Pathophysiology I
Course
Description:
Physiology and pathophysiology of the human body with emphasis on cellular function, the immune system, the nervous system, including the special senses. Diseases of each of these systems will be covered in detail.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY I
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Corequisite:PHRM 3050 and PHRM 3100
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3460. 5 hours.
Course Title:Human Physiology and Pathophysiology II
Course
Description:
Physiology and pathophysiology of the human body with emphasis on the endocrine, muscle, gastrointestinal, circulatory, renal, and respiratory systems. Major diseases of these systems will be discussed.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY II
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 3450
Corequisite:PHRM 3060 and PHRM 3110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3470. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pathophysiology I
Course
Description:
Fundamental mechanisms of human disease process, including manifestation, diagnosis, and treatment. Emphasis on central nervous system, musculoskeletal, oncological, neurological, dermatological, and gastrointestinal diseases.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:PHRM 3050 and PHRM 3400
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3750. 2 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacy and the United States Health Care System
Course
Description:
The social, economic, and political forces that shape the environment in which health care currently is being delivered in America and how this affects the practice of pharmacy.
Oasis Title:PHCY & HEALTH SYST
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3800. 1 hour.
Course Title:Clinical Applications I
Course
Description:
Clinical applications of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and biochemistry. Case presentations and various off-site experiential assignments to develop students' direct patient care skills.
Oasis Title:CLIN APPLICATNS I
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of instructor
Corequisite:PHRM 3050 and PHRM 3450
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3850. 1 hour.
Course Title:Clinical Applications II
Course
Description:
Clinical applications of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and biochemistry. Case presentations and various off-site experiential assignments to develop students' direct patient care skills.
Oasis Title:CLIN APPLICATNS II
Prerequisite:PHRM 3800
Corequisite:PHRM 3060 and PHRM 3460
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3900. 2 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacy Intercommunications
Course
Description:
The skills to effectively communicate with, teach, and counsel patients about their medications and health are taught. Effective communication strategies and skills are presented. Students are challenged to incorporate these skills into their own counseling and communication style. Innovative technology is employed to promote interactive patient counseling.
Oasis Title:PHARMACY INTERCOM
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3940. 1 hour.
Course Title:Survey of Drug Information
Course
Description:
Primary, secondary, and tertiary drug information resources, including standard reference texts, computer systems and journals. Emphasis will be placed on retrieval of information and communication of a response.
Oasis Title:SURVEY OF DRUG INFO
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy student or permission of major
Corequisite:PHRM 3100
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 3950. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience I
Course
Description:
Development of pharmacy practice skills within the community pharmacy setting. Emphasis will be on prescription processing, communication skills, inventory management, third party insurance processing, student professional development, and time management.
Oasis Title:IPPE I
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for three weeks (total of 120 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 3100
Corequisite:PHRM 3110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 4000. 3 hours.
Course Title:The War on Cancer
Course
Description:
In-depth discussions of cancer, which include the tumor bology, treatment options (surgery, radiation and chemotherapy), socioeconomic challenges, and the remaining barriers that are preventing curesin specific types of cancer.
Oasis Title:WAR ON CANCER
Prerequisite:[(BIOL 1107-1107L or BIOL 2107H-2107L) and (BIOL 1108-1108L or BIOL 2108H-2108L)] or permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4050/6050. 2 hours.
Course Title:Principles of Medicinal Chemistry I
Course
Description:
Drugs acting on the peripheral nervous system and peripheral acting hormones and antihormones, including structure-activity relationships; mechanisms of action; storage and chemical stability reactions.
Oasis Title:PRIN OF MED CHEM I
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 or permission of department
Corequisite:PHRM 4410 and PHRM 4850
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4060/6060. 2 hours.
Course Title:Principles of Medicinal Chemistry II
Course
Description:
Central nervous system drugs, including their physio-chemical properties, structure-activity relationships and toxicities, side effects, and drug interactions.
Oasis Title:PRIN MED CHEM II
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 or PHRM 4050/6050
Corequisite:PHRM 4420 and PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4120. 2 hours. 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Pharmacy Skills Laboratory III
Course
Description:
Analysis, comprehension, and application of pharmaceutical product knowledge.
Oasis Title:PHM SKILLS LAB III
Prerequisite:PHRM 3100 and PHRM 3110
Corequisite:PHRM 4180/6180 and PHRM 4200/6200 and PHRM 4850
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4130. 2 hours. 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Pharmacy Skills Laboratory IV
Course
Description:
Analysis, comprehension, and application of pharmaceutical product knowledge.
Oasis Title:PHM SKILLS LAB IV
Corequisite:PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4180/6180. 3 hours.
Course Title:Drug Therapy of Infectious Disease
Course
Description:
Chemistry, spectrum of activity, place in therapy, stability, incompatibilities, and toxicities of antibacterials, antivirals, and antibiotics.
Oasis Title:DRUG THER INFEC DIS
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 or permission of department
Corequisite:PHRM 4120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4200/6200. 3 hours.
Course Title:Fundamentals of Pharmaceutics I - Physical Pharmacy and Dosage Form Design
Course
Description:
Fundamentals of physical pharmacy and pharmaceutical dosage form design.
Oasis Title:FUND PCEU I
Prerequisite:PHRM 3200
Corequisite:PHRM 4120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4210/6210. 2 hours.
Course Title:Principles of Pharmaceutics II
Course
Description:
Principles of drug delivery systems and dosage form design, formulation, storage, and utilization.
Oasis Title:PRINC PHARMACEUT II
Prerequisite:PHRM 4200/6200
Corequisite:PHRM 4130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4410. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacology I
Course
Description:
The pharmacology of drugs which affect the autonomic nervous, cardiovascular, respiratory, and renal systems. The actions of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory, anti-gout, and prostanoid agents are also covered.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOLOGY I
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 and PHRM 3460
Corequisite:PHRM 4050/6050 and PHRM 4850
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4420. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacology II
Course
Description:
Pharmacology of anesthetics, analgesics, hypnotic agents, anticonvulsants, muscle relaxants, antiparkinsonism agents, antianxiety and anti-panic agents, antipsychotic agents, antidepressants, central stimulants and drugs of abuse.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOLOGY II
Prerequisite:PHRM 4410
Corequisite:PHRM 4060/6060 and PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4520. 1 hour.
Course Title:Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience II
Course
Description:
Second in a five-course sequence of introductory practice experiences which focuses on provision of individualized health care (screening, physical assessment, wellness programs), exposure to medication administration and medication safety in institutional and long-term care settings, competency in patient counseling, and participation in health-related service learning programs.
Oasis Title:IPPE II
Nontraditional Format:This is an experiential course. Forty contact hours will fulfill the one credit hour requirement.
Prerequisite:PHRM 3950
Corequisite:PHRM 4120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4530. 1 hour.
Course Title:Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience III
Course
Description:
Third in a five-course sequence of introductory practice experiences which focuses on provision of individualized health care (screening, physical assessment, wellness programs), exposure to medication administration and medication safety in institutional settings, competency in patient counseling, and participation in health-related service learning programs.
Oasis Title:IPPE III
Nontraditional Format:This is an experiential course. Forty contact hours will fulfill the one credit hour requirement.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4520
Corequisite:PHRM 4130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4600/6600. 2 hours.
Course Title:Cancer: Carcinogenesis, Biology, Prevention
Course
Description:
Steps in cancer development, initiation, promotion, progression, metastasis, modulators of tumor promotion and progression, diet and cancer, hormone receptors, suppressor genes, oncogenes, and immunosurveillance. Nutritional epidemiology and population studies, dietary guidelines and cancer prevention strategies. Treatment strategies, therapeutic side effects, and quality of life issues.
Oasis Title:CANCER BIOL & PREV
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4700. 2 hours.
Course Title:Statistical Approaches to Drug Literature Evaluation
Course
Description:
Basic statistical methods and analysis used to critically evaluate drug literature are discussed. Topics include statistical inference and hypothesis testing, selection of appropriate statistical tests, correlation and regression analysis, and research design. Students will apply these topics while evaluating published clinical trials, outcome studies, and materials from pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Oasis Title:STATISTICAL APP DLE
Prerequisite:PHRM 3940 and PHRM 4120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 4750. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical and Health Care Marketing
Course
Description:
Exploration of current health care and pharmaceutical marketing environment to provide insights into industry operation and career building. Application of general marketing principles to all aspects of health care and pharmaceutical marketing.
Oasis Title:PHARMA & HC MKTG
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4850. 3 hours.
Course Title:Disease Management I
Course
Description:
Drug and non-drug treatment of diseases that occur in various human organ systems. The effect of a disease on the patient, non-drug therapy, and drugs used are covered.
Oasis Title:DISEASE MGMT
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 and PHRM 3460
Corequisite:PHRM 4050/6050 and PHRM 4120 and PHRM 4410
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4860. 3 hours.
Course Title:Disease Management II
Course
Description:
Drug and non-drug treatment of diseases that occur in various human organ systems. The effect of a disease on the patient, non-drug therapy, and drugs used are covered.
Oasis Title:DISEASE MGMT II
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 and PHRM 3460
Corequisite:PHRM 4060/6060 and PHRM 4130 and PHRM 4420
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 4950. 1 hour.
Course Title:Clinical Applications IV
Course
Description:
Clinical application of medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and therapeutics. Case presentations and various off-site experiential assignments to develop students' pre-clerkship skills.
Oasis Title:CLIN APPLICAT IV
Corequisite:PHRM 4060/6060 and PHRM 4130 and PHRM 4420 and PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5000. 3 hours.
Course Title:Non-Traditional Medical Systems and Therapies
Course
Description:
Non-traditional systems of health care, including alternative health care systems, herbal medications, and self-care using accepted nonprescription drugs and home remedies.
Oasis Title:NON TRAD MED SYST
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5010. 2 hours.
Course Title:Personal Financial Management for Pharmacists
Course
Description:
Effective management of the pharmacy graduate's personal finances. A life-cycle approach with special emphasis on actions needed during critical stages of the pharmacist's professional and personal life.
Oasis Title:PERSONAL FINAN MGMT
Prerequisite:PHRM 3750
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5040E. 2 hours.
Course Title:Antiviral Chemotherapy
Course
Description:
The etiology, epidemiology, and characteristics of human viral diseases and the management and prevention of these diseases.
Oasis Title:ANTIVIRAL CHEMO WEB
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 5040/7040
Nontraditional Format:Two hours of online self study per week for 15 weeks. WebCT- based self-study and evaluation.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6180 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5040/7040. 2 hours.
Course Title:Antiviral Chemotherapy
Course
Description:
An in-depth discussion of human viral disease and the management of these diseases.
Oasis Title:ANTIVIRAL THERAPY
Undergraduate Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6180 or permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6180 or permission of department
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 5050/7050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Abused Drugs
Course
Description:
The history, abuse, misuse, effects, and detection of selected drugs. Guest lecturers are invited to present their views on these subjects.
Oasis Title:ABUSED DRUGS
Prerequisite:For PHRM: Enrolled in Doctor of Pharmacy Program; For PMCY: None
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5060. 3 hours.
Course Title:Oncology Therapeutics
Course
Description:
Cancer chemotherapeutic agents' use, toxicity, patient education, and treatment of the most prevalent oncologic problems.
Oasis Title:CANCER THERAPY
Nontraditional Format:A self-study elective with an established text and self-study questions already developed by authors.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4190/6190
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5070. 3 hours.
Course Title:Immune Therapeutics
Course
Description:
The immune system, immunotherapeutics use, toxicity, patient education, and treatment of the most prevalent immune-mediated problems.
Oasis Title:IMMUNOTHERAPY
Nontraditional Format:A self-study format using established text with self-study questions.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4190/6190
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5080. 2 hours.
Course Title:Diabetes Disease Management
Course
Description:
Provision of diabetes education/management services to patients.
Oasis Title:DIABET DISEASE MGMT
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 5860
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5090. 3 hours.
Course Title:Infectious Disease Case Studies
Course
Description:
An application of prior course material to cases of infectious disease. Students write a pharmacy care plan for each case.
Oasis Title:ID CASE STUDIES
Nontraditional Format:A case-study method involving student using standard references to synthesize case solutions.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6180
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5100. 2 hours.
Course Title:Nuclear Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Procedures and techniques involved in handling and use of radio isotopes in nuclear pharmacy practice.
Oasis Title:NUCLEAR PHARMACY
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5110. 3 hours.
Course Title:History of Medicine and Pharmacy
Course
Description:
The history of medicine and pharmacy beginning with pre-historical discoveries and continuing through the modern era. Emphasis on the social impact of medical discoveries and the conquering of health care problems with drugs and other therapies.
Oasis Title:HIST MED PHARM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5120. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:Professional Development for Today's Pharmacist
Course
Description:
Professional issues in the following areas: communication skills, financial skills, leadership skills, team work, current events, and interviewing skills.
Oasis Title:PROF DEV FOR PHAR
Nontraditional Format:Projects and papers will be assigned to students who desire two or three hours of credit.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5140. 1 hour. 3 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Pharmacy Skills Laboratory V
Course
Description:
Creation and demonstration of individual dosage regimens designed by integrating patient presenting conditions and pharmacotherapeutic conditions.
Oasis Title:PHM SKILLS LAB V
Prerequisite:PHRM 4130
Corequisite:PHRM 5860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5180. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacist's Role in Addiction Management
Course
Description:
Topics in addiction pharmacy, including psychiatric medications, addiction treatment management medications, and pain management medications. In-depth discussions of pharmacotherapeutic approaches for the treatment of all psychiatric illnesses, acute and chronic pain syndromes, and behavioral/chemical dependencies.
Oasis Title:ADDICTION MGMT
Prerequisite:Doctor of Pharmacy students or permission of school
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5190. 2 hours.
Course Title:Anticancer Therapeutics
Course
Description:
In-depth knowledge of anticancer therapeutics, cancer, and patient management. Emphasis on mechanism of action, toxicity, and side effects of anticancer therapeutics, along with the biology of malignant disease.
Oasis Title:ANTICAN THERAPEUTIC
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 4190/6190
Prerequisite:PHRM 3060 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5200. 3 hours.
Course Title:Impact of International Health Care Issues on United States Foreign Policy
Course
Description:
Effects of diseases on indigenous populations and the precautions required of travelers; health care impacts on United States foreign policy. The Great Decisions program will serve as the topic outline for the course.
Oasis Title:HEALTH AND FOR POL
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5210. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Topics in Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Specialized pharmaceutical systems, processes and techniques, including assignment of current literature and student presentations.
Oasis Title:SPC TOPICS PHARMACY
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5230. 2 hours.
Course Title:ECG interpretation
Course
Description:
Principles of cardiac function and electrophysiology with a focus on systematic interpretation of cardiac rate and rhythm parameters for electro-cardiogram. The course will also review principles of advanced cardiac life support and provide an opportunity for ACLS provider certification.
Oasis Title:ECG INTERPRETATION
Prerequisite:PHRM 4420
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5240/7240-5240L/7240L. 2 hours. 1 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Compounding
Course
Description:
Novel and traditional dosage forms and advanced principles of pharmaceutics for dosage form preparation and administration.
Oasis Title:ADVANCED COMPD
Undergraduate Prerequisite:PHRM 4120 and PHRM 4130 and PHRM 4200/6200 and PHRM 4211/6211
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5250. 3 hours.
Course Title:Entrepreneurship for Pharmacists
Course
Description:
Current management and strategic issues in operating an independent pharmacy.
Oasis Title:PHAR ENTREPRENEUR
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5260/7260. 4 hours.
Course Title:Clinical Pharmacokinetics
Course
Description:
This course covers basic pharmacokinetic concepts including compartmental modeling of data and design of therapeutic drug regimens. Emphasis is on learning how to analyze/interpret patient-specific concentration-time data in order to optimize drug therapy. In addition, graduate students will learn experimental design and computer analysis of data.
Oasis Title:CLIN KINETICS
Prerequisite:(PHRM 4210/6210 and PHRM 4420) or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5310. 2 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Topics in Cardiology
Course
Description:
Use of drug therapy to treat patients with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. Emphasis on the pharmacotherapy used in treating diseases, treatment plans, patient counseling, and monitoring patient outcomes.
Oasis Title:ADV TOPICS IN CARD
Prerequisite:PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5340. 2 hours.
Course Title:Consultant Pharmacy and Long-Term Patient Care
Course
Description:
Clinical skills and practical knowledge needed to prepare for a successful consulting practice. Topics include Consultant Pharmacist and Long Term Care Patients, Regulatory Minimal Standards, Medication Management Program in Long Term Care Inappropriate Drug Use in the Elderly, Safe Medication Use in Older Adults, and Drug Regimen Review.
Oasis Title:CONSULTANT PHARMACY
Nontraditional Format:All self-study with on-line feedback to questions and grading by instructor.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4420 and PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5350. 3 hours.
Course Title:Basic Emergency Preparedness
Course
Description:
Basic first aid and disaster relief training for future pharmacists, other health care professionals, and graduate students. First responders training and mock simulations for weapons of destruction events, including case studies, tabletop exercises, and mass casualty medical response.
Oasis Title:BASIC EMERG PREPARE
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5360. 3 hours.
Course Title:Geriatric Medication Therapy Management
Course
Description:
Preparation for a geriatric or senior care area clerkship, such as the pharmacy or primary care clinic, personal care, assisted-living, or nursing facility in appropriate management of drug use in older adults.
Oasis Title:GERIATRIC DRUGS
Nontraditional Format:Self-study with on-line feedback to instructor with questions and answers to 200 case-based embedded questions on course materials.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6180 and PHRM 4190/6190
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5370. 2 hours.
Course Title:Critical Care Pharmacy
Course
Description:
In-depth discussions of disease states most commonly encountered in critical care patients and the associated pharmacotherapeutic management of these conditions.
Oasis Title:CRITICAL CARE PHARM
Prerequisite:PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5410E. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Clinical Pharmacy Topics
Course
Description:
Topics from Pharmacy Grand Rounds lecture series, including specific areas in clinical pharmacy to global issues in healthcare. Presenters include faculty, guest lecturers, and pharamacy residents. Students provide a written concise summary for each presentation.
Oasis Title:CLIN PHARM TOPICS
Nontraditional Format:Enrollment not open to Augusta students enrolled in PHRM 5920.
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 3940
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5440/7440. 2 hours.
Course Title:Nutraceuticals
Course
Description:
Rationale for use of nutraceuticals in both prevention and treatment of human disease. Course emphasizes nutritional genomic targets for nutraceutical research and development. Students will study several functional medicine topics related to the use of nutraceuticals.
Oasis Title:NUTRACEUTICALS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5450. 3 hours.
Course Title:Parenterals
Course
Description:
Preparation and therapeutic uses of parenteral medicinal agents use in institutional (hospital) practice and home health care settings.
Oasis Title:PARENTERALS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5460. 2 hours.
Course Title:Forensic Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Application of pharmacy to legal issues, including drug testing, analyzing adverse drug reactions for causation, evaluation of drug interactions, medication errors and drug effects as mitigating factors in criminal activity.
Oasis Title:FORENSIC PHARM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 5470. 3 hours.
Course Title:International Comparisons of Pharmacy Services and Health Care Delivery
Course
Description:
A comparison of international systems of delivery of pharmacy services and health care delivery mechanisms, including varying methods of pharmacy care and medical systems in an international context.
Oasis Title:INT HEALTH COMP
Nontraditional Format:Travel to foreign countries as part of the Studies Abroad Program to critically examine differences and similarities in the provision of health care abroad.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5480. 2 hours.
Course Title:Issues in Health Care Policy
Course
Description:
Key issues shaping health care policy and reform efforts in the United States. Course format focuses on active student participation through discussions, small group activities, and writing assignments.
Oasis Title:ISS HLTH CARE POL
Prerequisite:PHRM 3750
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5500S. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Community-Based Pharmacy Outreach
Course
Description:
A service-learning framework for implementing community-based programs in practice settings for health risk reduction with an emphasis on disease states and various target groups.
Oasis Title:COMM PHARM OUTREACH
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 5500
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. The course uses service-learning as the primary pedagogical tool for teaching course objectives. Students will work on a comprehensive project(s) and may be required to spend considerable time outside the classroom. Students will be engaged in the service-learning component for approximately 75- 100% of overall instructional time.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5520. 3 hours.
Course Title:Cancer Awareness and Prevention
Course
Description:
Public health information on common cancers: breast, cervical, lung, prostate, testicular, leukemia/lymphoma, colon, and skin, focusing on information needed to identify high-risk patients and properly counsel patients on early warning signs and appropriate early diagnostic tests and procedures.
Oasis Title:CANCER AWARE & PREV
Prerequisite:PHRM 4850
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 5530. 2 hours.
Course Title:Ethics in Health Care
Course
Description:
A focus on the ethical issues and dilemmas facing health professionals in today's environment. Beliefs, human experimentation, professional responsibility, confidentiality, and conflicts of interest will be addressed to develop the critical thinking process important to the personal and professional resolution of ethical issues.
Oasis Title:ETHICS HEALTH CARE
Prerequisite:For PHRM: Enrolled in Doctor of Pharmacy Program; For PMCY: None
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY) 5540/7540. 2 hours.
Course Title:Public Health and the Health Professions
Course
Description:
Relationship between the public's health and the health professions, including the role of the health care professional in local, state, and national public health systems, the Healthy People 2010 program, interdisciplinary public health professional teams, and the health care professional's role in prevention programs.
Oasis Title:PUB HEALTH PROFESS
Prerequisite:Enrolled in Doctor of Pharmacy Program or permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5550. 2 hours.
Course Title:Cases in Neurology
Course
Description:
The use of drug therapy to treat patients with neurologic diseases, including the pharmacotherapy used in treating diseases, disorders or syndromes, and a review of the disorder, therapeutic goals, treatment plans, patient counseling and patient outcome monitoring.
Oasis Title:CASES IN NEUROLOGY
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 5860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5650/7650. 2 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacy Care Management
Course
Description:
Presentation of management principles, organizational needs, accounting practices, entrepreneurial aspects, marketing needs, and associated topics for use in future pharmacy and health care system practice milieus. The analysis of management principles as they relate to community and health-systems management.
Oasis Title:PHARMACY CARE MGT
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5680/7680. 2 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacy Law and Ethics
Course
Description:
Laws and regulations that govern the practice of pharmacy, including those of patient care, professional conduct, business conduct, hospital practice, and the dispensing and provision of pharmaceuticals.
Oasis Title:PHARM LAW & ETHICS
Prerequisite:PHRM(PMCY) 3010
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5710. 1 hour.
Course Title:Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience IV
Course
Description:
Fourth in a five-course sequence of introductory practice experiences which focuses on provision of individualized healthcare (optimization of pharmaceutical regimens, physical assessment, immunizations and wellness programs) and further developing patient and healthcare provider communication skills.
Oasis Title:IPPE IV
Nontraditional Format:This is an experiential course. Students will complete 2 - 3 contact hours per week similar to a laboratory course.
Prerequisite:PHRM 4530
Corequisite:PHRM 5140 and PHRM 5860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5720. 2 hours.
Course Title:Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience V
Course
Description:
Fifth in a five-course sequence of introductory practice experiences which focuses provision of individualized healthcare (optimization of pharmaceutical regimens, physical assessment, wellness programs) in both ambulatory and institutional/specialty practice arenas, exposure to postgraduate pharmacy training options, and participation in health-related service learning programs.
Oasis Title:IPPE V
Nontraditional Format:This is an experiential course. Students will complete 4-6 contact hours per week similar to a laboratory course.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5710
Corequisite:PHRM 5870
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5750. 2 hours.
Course Title:Drug Interactions and Adverse Drug Reactions
Course
Description:
Most common drug interactions and adverse drug reactions with an emphasis on detection, prevention, and management.
Oasis Title:DRUG INTERACT & ADR
Nontraditional Format:Instead of having two lecture-hours per week for 15 weeks, this course will be offered as 3 lecture-hours per week for 10 weeks for a total of 30 contact hours (i.e., 2 credit hours).
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 5860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5820. 3 hours.
Course Title:Self-Care and Nonprescription Medications
Course
Description:
Development of skills for patient counseling on the use of nonprescription medications and products related to self-care. Emphasis on patient consultation, product recommendation, triage, and verbal communication skills; topics in self-care and health maintenance.
Oasis Title:SELF-CARE AND OTCS
Prerequisite:PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5840. 3 hours.
Course Title:Physical Assessment
Course
Description:
Basic principles and techniques of physical assessment for pharmacists.
Oasis Title:PHYS ASSESS
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 4120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5850. 2 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Postgraduate Residency Training
Course
Description:
In-depth description of residency training to prepare students to seek and obtain a residency position upon graduation. Course format includes informal lecture, panel discussion, written assignments, and competencies.
Oasis Title:INTRO RESIDENCY
Prerequisite:Permission of school
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 5860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5860. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacotherapy I
Course
Description:
Pharmacotherapeutic principles and concepts applied to human disease states and conditions with emphasis on case-based problem solving.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOTHERAPY I
Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6180 and PHRM 4850 and PHRM 4860
Pre or Corequisite:PHRM 4190/6190 or PHRM 5190
Corequisite:PHRM 5140
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5870. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacotherapy II
Course
Description:
Pharmacotherapeutic principles and concepts applied to human disease states and conditions with emphasis on case-based problem solving.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOTHERAPHY II
Prerequisite:PHRM 4180/6150 and PHRM 4850 and PHRM 4860
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5901. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience I
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE I
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5902. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience II
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE II
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (200 total hours of contact time) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5903. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience III
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE III
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5904. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience IV
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient setting with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE IV
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5905. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience V
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE V
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5906. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience VI
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE VI
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5907. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience VII
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE VII
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5908. 5 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience VIII
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE VIII
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (total of 200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5909. 5 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience IX
Course
Description:
Clinical practice in outpatient and inpatient settings with emphasis on pharmaceutical care.
Oasis Title:APPE IX
Nontraditional Format:This course will meet for forty hours a week for five weeks (200 contact hours) during the semester.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7650 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5720
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5920. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Clinical Seminar
Course
Description:
Elements of an effective clinical presentation, including the use of slides, overheads, handouts, and other visual aids; methods of answering audience questions; steps to evaluate the presentation.
Oasis Title:CLINICAL SEMINAR
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5930. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Course Title:Pharmacotherapy Care Plans and Professional Development
Course
Description:
Capstone course (during last three semesters) for the advanced pharmacy experiences, including integration and utilization of student's knowledge of drug therapy and professional practice for patients with common disease states. Development of professional attitudes and behaviors through completion of professional development activities.
Oasis Title:PHARM PROF DVLP
Nontraditional Format:Development of patient care portfolio, participation in local, state and national pharmaceutical association meetings and other professional opportunities, present pharmacy-related educational programs to patients, care-givers and health care professionals and participate in community service learning activities.
Prerequisite:PHRM 5650/7560 and PHRM 5680 and PHRM 5820 and PHRM 5870 and PHRM 5920 and PHRM 5950 and PHRM 5260/7260
Corequisite:PHRM 5901 or PHRM 5902 or PHRM 5903 or PHRM 5904 or PHRM 5905 or PHRM 5906 or PHRM 5907 or PHRM 5908
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5950. 2 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Drug Information and Drug Policy Management
Course
Description:
Advanced concepts of drug information provision, including newsletter publication, ADR monitoring systems, drug usage evaluation, formulary management, and drug information retrieval and analysis.
Oasis Title:ADV DRG INFO POLICY
Prerequisite:PHRM 3940 and PHRM 4700
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5960. 3 hours.
Course Title:Women's Health Care
Course
Description:
Medications most often used in OB/GYN, preparation for patient education and counseling in women's health, patient monitoring parameters in the areas of obstetrics and gynecology.
Oasis Title:WOMENS HEALTH CARE
Prerequisite:PHRM 3410
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 5980. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Undergraduate Research Problem
Course
Description:
An introduction to research methods. A problem will be assigned and the student will perform library and laboratory work and write up results.
Oasis Title:UNDERGARD RSCH PROB
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6400. 4 hours.
Course Title:Human Physiology I
Course
Description:
Physiology of the human body with emphasis on the central nervous system, autonomic nervous system and digestive system.
Oasis Title:HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY I
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3400
Prerequisite:(BIOL 1104 and CHEM 2410 and CHEM 2410L) or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6410. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacology I
Course
Description:
Mechanisms of action of drugs in the human body. Specific drug classes that are covered include nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs, male and female reproductive agents, thyroid drugs, insulin and diabetes treatments, diuretics, ACTH, cholinergic, antihypertensives, hyperlipidemias, antianginals, cardiac glycosides, thrombolytics, and antiarrhythmics.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOLOGY I
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 4410
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6420. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacology II
Course
Description:
Pharmacologic mechanisms of action, therapeutic application, and toxicology of drugs, focusing on central nervous system.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOLOGY II
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 4420
Prerequisite:PHRM 6410 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6450. 6 hours.
Course Title:Human Physiology and Pathophysiology I
Course
Description:
Physiology and pathophysiology of the human body with emphasis on cellular function, the immune system, the nervous system, including the special senses. Diseases of each of these systems will be covered in detail. Additional emphasis will be placed on reviewing current scientific literature emphasizing recent advances in both fields.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY I
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3400
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6470. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pathophysiology I
Course
Description:
Mechanisms of human disease processes, including manifestation, mechanisms, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis. Emphasis is on cell injury, neurological, dermatological, oncological, gastrointestinal, visual, and auditory disorders.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY I
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3470
Prerequisite:BIOL 1104 and CHEM 2410 and CHEM 2410L
Corequisite:PHRM 6400
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6480. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pathophysiology II
Course
Description:
Mechanisms of human disease processes, including manifestation, mechanisms, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis. Emphasis is on inflammation, blood, endocrine, cardiovascular, pulmonary, and renal disorders.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY II
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3480
Prerequisite:BIOL 1104 and CHEM 2410 and CHEM 2410L
Corequisite:PHRM 6500
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6500. 4 hours.
Course Title:Human Physiology II
Course
Description:
Human physiology of the cardiovascular, renal, endocrine, respiratory, immune, and reproductive systems, including selected topics in integrated physiological regulation. Directed literature studies in human physiology.
Oasis Title:HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY II
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3410
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(POPH) 6550. 5 hours. 3 hours lecture and 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Essentials of Animals in Biomedical Research
Course
Description:
Humane methods of animal maintenance and experimentation; the testing methods which minimize animal distress; use of anesthetics, analgesics, and tranquilizers for commonly used lab species; methods for reporting deficiencies in animal care; laws pertaining to the use of animals in biomedical research.
Oasis Title:ANIMALS IN RESEARCH
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6560. 6 hours.
Course Title:Human Physiology and Pathophysiology II
Course
Description:
Human physiology and pathophysiology of the endocrine, muscle, gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, renal, and respiratory systems.
Oasis Title:PATHOPHYSIOLOGY II
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3460
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 6750. 2 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacy and the United States Health Care System
Course
Description:
The social, economic, and political forces that shape the environment in which health care currently is being delivered in America and how this affects the practice of pharmacy.
Oasis Title:PHCY & HEALTH SYST
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 3750
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(VPHY)(EHSC) 6910. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introductory Toxicology
Course
Description:
Basic toxicology principles, including dose-response relationships, principles of toxicity and safety evaluation, pharmacokinetics and metabolism of chemicals, basic mechanisms of cellular injury, factors influencing toxicity, carcinogenesis/mutagenesis, governmental regulations, and exposure and risk assessment.
Oasis Title:INTRODUCTORY TOX
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7000. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Course Title:Master's Research
Course
Description:
Research while enrolled for a master's degree under the direction of faculty members.
Oasis Title:MASTER'S RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7080. 10 hours. Repeatable for maximum 20 hours credit.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical Sciences Internship
Course
Description:
Research experience in an appropriate industrial or government environment.
Oasis Title:PHARM SCI INTERN
Nontraditional Format:Course will offer students a chance to enhance their research skills by working in different laboratory environments part or full time for the semester in which they are enrolled in this course.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7210. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 20 hours credit. 2-10 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Special Topics in Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Specialized pharmaceutical systems, processes and techniques, assignments of current literature and student presentations.
Oasis Title:SPC TOPICS PHARMACY
Nontraditional Format:Formal lectures are not held. Faculty work with students as needed.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
       
Course ID:PHRM 7210E. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 20 hours credit. 2-10 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Special Topics in Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Specialized pharmaceutical systems, processes and techniques, assignments of current literature and student presentations.
Oasis Title:SPC TOPICS PHARMACY
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 7210
Nontraditional Format:Formal lectures are not held. Faculty work with students as needed.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
       
Course ID:PHRM(HPAM) 7230. 2 hours.
Course Title:Ethical Issues in Research
Course
Description:
Ethics of research in animals and human subjects, fraud, scientific misconduct, and conflicts of interest.
Oasis Title:ETHICAL ISSUES RES
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(HPAM) 7230E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Ethical Issues in Research
Course
Description:
Ethics of research in animals and human subjects, fraud, scientific misconduct, and conflicts of interest.
Oasis Title:ETHICAL ISSUES RES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM(HADM) 7230
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7300. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Course Title:Master's Thesis
Course
Description:
Thesis writing under the direction of the major professor.
Oasis Title:MASTER'S THESIS
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and thesis preparation.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7500. 2 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Clinical Therapeutics
Course
Description:
Management of patients in the Health Care System. Case discussions and certification in clinical research. Students will gain competency necessary for translational research.
Oasis Title:INTRO CLIN THER
Nontraditional Format:Students will spend 3-5 hours per week in case presentations with Professional Pharmacy students and their preceptors. In addition, self-directed completion of the Clinical Research Certification course at MCG is required.
Prerequisite:Admission to the Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics PhD program in Pharmacy
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7800. 7-9 hours. 21-27 hours lab per week.
Course Title:PBS Laboratory Rotations I
Course
Description:
Introduction to department research opportunities. Students will attend short research talks from PBS faculty and choose one faculty member to serve as a rotation adviser. Students will perform research rotations in their adviser's laboratory.
Oasis Title:LAB ROTATIONS I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7810. 4-16 hours. Repeatable for maximum 120 hours credit.
Course Title:Patient Care
Course
Description:
Residency experiences in the provision of advanced clinical services, development and maintenance of innovative clinical programs, teaching and precepting pharmacy students.
Oasis Title:PATIENT CARE
Nontraditional Format:Residents will participate in clinical activities for at least 48 weeks (40 hours/week) for a year. Variable credit reflects 6 credit hours in summer short session II, 16 credit hours in fall and spring semesters, 4 credit hours in Maymester and 6 credit hours in summer short session I for a total of 48 credit hours. This fulfills the requirements for an ASHP accredited residency.
Prerequisite:PharmD and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7820. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Graduate Residency Seminar
Course
Description:
Presentation and discussion of current topics related to pharmaceutical care in the community and hospital settings.
Oasis Title:RESIDENCY SEMINAR
Nontraditional Format:Formal lectures are not held, but faculty work with the students as needed in preparation of their seminars.
Prerequisite:PharmD degree and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7830. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 20 hours credit.
Course Title:Graduate Pharmacy Residency Research
Course
Description:
Residency research project developed while enrolled in the Graduate Residency Certificate program under the direction of faculty members.
Oasis Title:RESIDENCY RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:PharmD degree and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7840. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Teaching in Pharmacy Practice
Course
Description:
Evidence-based teaching skills and techniques for health care educators with structured, peer-reviewed opportunities to develop teaching skills in classroom and clinical environments.
Oasis Title:TEACH PHARM PRAC
Nontraditional Format:The course will be conducted through seminars, quarterly updates via online discussions, and assigned teaching experiences. It culminates with the submission of a teaching porfolio.
Prerequisite:PharmD and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7860. 1 hour.
Course Title:Health Outcomes for Practitioners
Course
Description:
Evaluation of health outcomes (or quality of life) in practice and/or research settings with emphasis on practice-based application for health professions students.
Oasis Title:HEALTH OUTCOME PRAC
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PHRM 8690
Prerequisite:Permission of department.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7900. 7-9 hours. 21-27 hours lab per week.
Course Title:PBS Laboratory Rotations II
Course
Description:
Two eight-week research rotations in the laboratories of PBS faculty members who are recruiting new students. Course is designed for first-year graduate students only.
Oasis Title:LAB ROTATIONS II
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7910. 4-16 hours. Repeatable for maximum 96 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Patient Care
Course
Description:
Advanced clinical pharmacy practice experience in specialized, complex patient populations to enable advanced clinical, teaching, and practice management skills development. Upon completion, it is expected that the learner will be able to demonstrate knowledge, skills, and attitudes of an expert practitioner to faculty directing the course.
Oasis Title:ADVANCED PT CARE
Nontraditional Format:Students will provide advanced clinical services in complex practice environments and health systems. The course requires a minimum of 48 weeks (40 hours / week) for one calendar year. Variable credit reflects up to 6 credit hours in summer short session II, 16 credit hours for fall and spring semesters, 4 credit hours in Maymester, and 6 credit hours in summer short session I for a total of 48 credit hours. Completion of the course fulfills ASHP PGY2 specialized residency accreditation requirements for direct advanced patient care.
Prerequisite:PharmD and permission of the department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7920. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Graduate Residency Seminar
Course
Description:
Academic presentation and discussion of current topics related to specialized and advanced direct patient care and/or research. Learners are expected to present seminars and evaluate seminars given by other graduate students in the course.
Oasis Title:ADV RES SEMINAR
Nontraditional Format:Formal lectures are not held, but faculty work directly with graduate students as needed in preparation for the seminar presentation. Independent study will be the primary format. Independent study includes independent research of a complex clinical topic for presentation; seminar preparation and presentation; discussion and direction from primary faculty; self-evaluation and peer review; portfolio development.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7930. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 20 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Graduate Residency Research
Course
Description:
An advanced clinical practice-based or translational research project developed and conducted under the direction of faculty members.
Oasis Title:ADV RES RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent study under the direction of faculty members. Independent study includes independent research, project proposal development and IRB review; discussion and direction given by primary faculty; project coordination and completion, data analysis; development into scholarly document and/or production of scholarship; self-evaluation and peer review. Credit hours will depend on complexity of research at time of registration.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7940. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Teaching in Pharmacy Practice
Course
Description:
Development and demonstration of advanced evidence-based teaching skills and techniques in multiple teaching environments. All experiences will be peer-reviewed and included in students' teaching portfolios.
Oasis Title:ADV TEACH PHRM PRAC
Nontraditional Format:The course will be conducted through seminars, quarterly updates via online and/or face to face discussions, and assigned peer-reviewed teaching assignments. The amount of time or credit hours will depend on the specific teaching activity and independent study assignment. Independent study includes independent research, teaching preparation, and discussion with primary faculty, problem-based learning, and self-evaluation and portfolio development.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7950E. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Clinical Applications
Course
Description:
Focuses on updates in therapeutics and advanced clinical topic review for teaching and practice. The course is only open to students enrolled in the College of Pharmacy's Graduate Residency Certificate Program (non-degree).
Oasis Title:CLINICAL APPS.
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Prerequisite:Permission of School
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 7960E. 1 hour.
Course Title:Scholarship Development
Course
Description:
This course is only open to students enrolled in the College of Pharmacy's Graduate Residency Certificate Program (non-degree). Students will review clinical and research topics related to project completion and publication. Students are expected to complete a research study as part of the year-long certification program.
Oasis Title:SCHOLARSHIP DEVELOP
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Prerequisite:Permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8000. 1 hour.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Research Survey
Course
Description:
Seminar survey of research activities of faculty in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences.
Oasis Title:PBS RESEARCH SURVEY
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8010. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biochemical Targets of Drug Design
Course
Description:
Rational design of drugs based on biochemical targets in humans and pathogenic organisms. Various methodology for the design of drugs, such as false-substrate, mechanism band, and suicide substrate will be presented.
Oasis Title:DRUG DESIGN TARGETS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8020. 3 hours.
Course Title:Foundations in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences I
Course
Description:
Theoretical and practical foundation in pharmaceutical and biomedical science, including the molecular and cell biology of human diseases and a full understanding of the pharmacology of drug treatment for major disease states. This is the first course in a two-semester course sequence.
Oasis Title:PHARM BIOMED SCI I
Corequisite:PHRM 8040
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8030. 3 hours.
Course Title:Foundations in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences II
Course
Description:
Theoretical and practical foundation in pharmaceutical and biomedical science, focusing on the principles of medicinal chemistry and pharmaceutics and on strategies for drug discovery and the development of novel therapeutics. Part of a two-semester sequence.
Oasis Title:PHARM BIOMED SCI II
Prerequisite:PHRM 8020
Corequisite:PHRM 8050
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8040. 2 hours.
Course Title:Methods in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences
Course
Description:
Methods employed in cellular and molecular biomedical sciences, including the basis from which students can develop specific, in-depth skills as required in their research. Course addresses both theoretical and practical aspects of the various techniques.
Oasis Title:PHARM METHODS I
Corequisite:PHRM 8020
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8050. 2 hours.
Course Title:Methods in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences II
Course
Description:
Methods employed in chemical and pharmaceutical sciences, including a basis from which students can develop specific, in-depth skills as required in their research. Course addresses both the theoretical and practical aspects of the various techniques.
Oasis Title:PHARM METHODS II
Prerequisite:PHRM 8040
Corequisite:PHRM 8030
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8080. 3 hours.
Course Title:Grantsmanship
Course
Description:
Organization and origination of research ideas and data into grants, manuscript, and other submissions.
Oasis Title:GRANTSMANSHIP
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8100. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical Analysis I
Course
Description:
Separation, identification, and analysis of drugs by thin-layer, gas, and high performance liquid chromatography, supercritical fluid chromatography, and capillary electrophoresis.
Oasis Title:PHARM ANAL I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8110. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical Analysis II
Course
Description:
The separation, identification, and analysis of drugs and metabolites in biological samples.
Oasis Title:PHARM ANAL II
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8120. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical Analysis III
Course
Description:
Identification and analysis of drugs and other biomolecules by mass spectrometry.
Oasis Title:PHARM ANAL III
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8160. 2 hours.
Course Title:Chemistry of Synthetic Drugs
Course
Description:
New and established methods for synthetic preparation of organic medicinal agents.
Oasis Title:CHEM SYNTH DRUGS
Prerequisite:PHRM 4060/6060 and CHEM 8320
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8170. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 5 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Topics In Macromolecular Crystallography
Course
Description:
This course will cover specific topics concerning the theory of macromolecular crystallographic methods as well as new developments in the field.
Oasis Title:ADV TOP MCMOL CRYST
Prerequisite:Permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8180. 3 hours.
Course Title:Carbohydrate and Nucleoside Chemistry
Course
Description:
Carbohydrate chemistry and its application to the synthesis of nucleosides and related classes of compounds.
Oasis Title:CARBOHYD NUCLEOSIDE
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8190. 3 hours.
Course Title:Cancer Biology and Therapy
Course
Description:
A comprehensive and in-depth understanding of the cellular principles of cancer in regard to the molecular biology of malignancy and how optimal drugs can target these biological factors.
Oasis Title:CAN BIOL & THERAPY
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8200. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 24 hours credit.
Course Title:Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Seminar
Course
Description:
Research and new developments in pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences.
Oasis Title:PBS SEMINAR
Nontraditional Format:Formal lectures are not held. Faculty work with students as needed.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
       
Course ID:PHRM 8210. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 10 hours credit. 2-10 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Advanced Topics in the Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences
Course
Description:
Recent developments in the pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences using a variety of literature, discussion, and laboratory methods.
Oasis Title:ADV TOPICS PBS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
       
Course ID:PHRM 8220. 4 hours.
Course Title:Physical Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Physical concepts and methods as they apply to pharmaceutical problems.
Oasis Title:PHYSICAL PHARMACY
Nontraditional Format:Formal lectures are not held. Faculty work with students as needed.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8230. 4 hours.
Course Title:Drug Delivery Systems
Course
Description:
The concepts, principles, technology, and assessment of drug delivery to the blood and target sites by various routes.
Oasis Title:DRUG DELIV SYSTEMS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8240. 4 hours. 1 hours lecture and 9 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Technology in Industrial Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Formation and production of powders, capsules, compressed tablets, coated tablets, liquids, and semisolids.
Oasis Title:TECH IND PHARM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8260. 4 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacokinetics
Course
Description:
The kinetics of drug absorption, distribution, and elimination with emphasis on the development and evaluation of mathematical models.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOKINETICS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8270. 3 hours.
Course Title:Contemporary Concepts in Pharmacokinetics
Course
Description:
Techniques of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic modeling and data treatment.
Oasis Title:CONT PHARMACOKINET
Prerequisite:PHRM 8260
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8290. 3 hours. 1 hours lecture and 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Dispersion Laboratory of Industrial Pharmacy
Course
Description:
Laboratory skills in industrial pharmacy for manufacturing pharmaceutical dispersion dosage forms.
Oasis Title:DISP LAB INDU PHARM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(PMCY)(HPAM) 8310. 3 hours.
Course Title:Discrete Choice Experiments in Health Economics Evaluations
Course
Description:
Theoretical background, assessment, research design, modeling, statistical analysis, and utility of Discrete Choice Experiments in evaluating health care decision making in a limited resources opportunity cost framework. Statistical analytic techniques to enhance the understanding and applications of the techniques of Discrete Choice Experiments.
Oasis Title:DISCRETE CHOICE EXP
Nontraditional Format:Lectures, small group work, independent reading of literature and assigned manuscripts, use of computer packages (STATA, LIMDEP), and required write-up and preparation of manuscripts.
Pre or Corequisite:STAT 6200 or STAT 6210
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:FISH(EHSC)(ECOL)(ENTO)(VPHY)(PHRM) 8350. 3 hours.
Course Title:Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology
Course
Description:
An introduction to the toxic effects of contaminants on non- human organisms, types of contaminants impacting ecosystems, fate and transport of contaminants in the environment, effects of contaminants at various levels of biological organization ranging from biochemical reactions in the cell to ecosystem function, and ecological risk assessment.
Oasis Title:FUND ECOTOX
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in FISH(EHSC)(ECOL)(ENTO)(VPHY)(PHRM) 8350 or ENTO(EHSC) 4060/6060
Prerequisite:BIOL 1108-1108L and CHEM 2211
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8400. 3 hours.
Course Title:Drug Targets in Signal Transduction Pathways
Course
Description:
Molecular mechanisms of signal transduction pathways, with specific emphasis on sites for therapeutic intervention and manipulation. Lecture, discussion, and student presentations from primary literature.
Oasis Title:SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8420. 3 hours.
Course Title:Cardiovascular Pharmacology
Course
Description:
Mechanisms of action of drugs used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease states at the system, organ, and molecular level.
Oasis Title:CARDIOVAS PHARMACOL
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8450. 3 hours.
Course Title:Coronary Heart Disease
Course
Description:
Pathophysiology of and therapeutic strategies for treatment of coronary heart disease, including lipid profiles, stress, alcohol, smoking and obesity as interactive risks in coronary artery disease. The vascular biology of arteries and the biochemistry and cell biology of atherogenesis are examined.
Oasis Title:CORONARY DISEASE
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8600. 3 hours.
Course Title:Drug Targets in Signal Transduction Pathways
Course
Description:
Cellular mechanisms of signal transduction by multiple pathways, with specific emphasis on sites for therapeutic intervention and manipulation. Function, regulation, and structure of the components of the pathway including current or potential strategies to pharmacologically manipulate components of the pathway.
Oasis Title:SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8610. 3 hours.
Course Title:Social Behavioral Theory in Health Care
Course
Description:
Social behavioral theory and research methods used by health services researchers, focusing on determinants of health and illness, the interplay between values, technology, economics, and patient care.
Oasis Title:SOC BEHV IN PHARM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8620. 1 hour.
Course Title:Pharmacy Care Administration Seminar
Course
Description:
Current topics of pharmacy and health care services research.
Oasis Title:PCA SEMINAR
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8630. 3 hours.
Course Title:Health Care Systems
Course
Description:
Health care policy and the research methods used by health services researchers; the complex environment in which health care goods and services are delivered to consumers; the political, economic, and social forces influencing the health care system.
Oasis Title:HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8640. 3 hours.
Course Title:Research Methods in Pharmacy Care Administration
Course
Description:
Research methodology, including formulation of research questions and research hypotheses, selection of the research design, sampling, internal and external validity, data collection, data analysis, results presentation and discussion.
Oasis Title:RES IN PCA
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8650. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Research Methods in Pharmacy Care Administration
Course
Description:
Advanced research methods in pharmaceutical and health care sciences employing a large claims data base. Course work includes design and execution of research hypotheses relating to medical outcomes, drug utilization review, and policy analysis. Methods include use of the Statistical Analysis System and mainframe control language.
Oasis Title:ADV RSEARCH METHODS
Prerequisite:PHRM 8640 and STAT 6210
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8660. 3 hours.
Course Title:Health Care Marketing
Course
Description:
Application of the marketing process to health care and exploration of how marketing theory and practice are applied in health care environments. Development and marketing of health care technology and consumer behavior issues, health beliefs, health promotion, and the role of patient education on behavior are explored.
Oasis Title:HLTH CRE MARKETING
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(HADM) 8670. 3 hours.
Course Title:Economic Evaluation in Health Care
Course
Description:
The application of economic evaluation techniques in health care decision-making. Topics include cost-effectiveness analysis, cost-benefit analysis, discounting, Markov models, sensitivity analysis and controversies of economic evaluations.
Oasis Title:ECON EVAL HEALTH
Prerequisite:STAT 6220 and PHRM 8660
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8680. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pharmacoepidemiology
Course
Description:
Nature, purpose, and methods in pharmacoepidemiology and their place in pharmacy and health policy. The general concepts in epidemiology and pharmacoepidemiology such as study population, drug exposure, basic measurements, quality of measurements, designs, bias and confounding factors.
Oasis Title:PHARMACOEPIDEMIO
Prerequisite:PHRM 8640
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8690. 3 hours.
Course Title:Health Outcomes
Course
Description:
Quality of life assessment: history, measurement, and their place in pharmacy and health policy. Application in addition to theory is addressed.
Oasis Title:HEALTH OUTCOMES
Prerequisite:PHRM 8640 and PHRM 8670
Pre or Corequisite:PSYC 6250
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8700. 4 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Therapeutics I
Course
Description:
The basic science and clinical issues associated with the use of pharmacological agents with a special emphasis on the pathogenesis and pharmacological management of cardiovascular, respiratory, and renal disorders.
Oasis Title:ADV THER I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Pre or Corequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8710. 4 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Therapeutics II
Course
Description:
The basic science and clinical issues associated with the pathogenesis and pharmacological management of major neurologic and psychiatric diseases suffered by humans.
Oasis Title:ADV THER II
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8720. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Therapeutics III
Course
Description:
The basic science and clinical issues associated with the pathogenesis and pharmacological management of GI disorders, renal disorders, pulmonary disorders, endocrine/metabolic disorders, diabetes, osteoporosis, arthritis, and dermatologic diseases.
Oasis Title:ADV THER III
Prerequisite:Acceptance in CET Graduate Program
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8730. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 10 hours credit.
Course Title:Clinical Seminar/Journal Club
Course
Description:
The basic elements necessary to deliver an effective oral presentation of scientific research topics and current therapeutic approaches to human disease.
Oasis Title:CLIN SEM
Nontraditional Format:In this course, the student will be performing literature searches to identify pertinent journal articles related to specific disease topics. These articles will be presented to other graduate students and faculty, critiqued, and discussed in a journal club format.
Prerequisite:Acceptance in the CET Graduate Program
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8740. 4 hours. 12-20 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Introduction to Research in Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics
Course
Description:
Three research rotations of three months each, each with a different CET Investigator, culminating in a presentation on one of the experiences.
Oasis Title:INTRO TO CET RESRCH
Prerequisite:Acceptance into the CET graduate program and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 8750. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Methods in Experimental Therapeutics
Course
Description:
Basic understanding of commonly employed methods in experimental therapeutics referencing the following topics: i) animal models of stroke, diabetic retinopathy, cancer, pulmonary hypertension/fibrosis, atherosclerosis, diabetic vascular complications (I); and ii) cell culture models and molecular biological techniques (II).
Oasis Title:METHODS-EXP/THERAP
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(VPHY)(POUL) 8920. 3 hours.
Course Title:Organ Systems Toxicology II
Course
Description:
Mechanisms of injury of biological systems produced by chemical exposure. Adverse effects of chemicals on major bodily organs and organ systems including the liver, carcinogenesis/mutagenesis, immune system, reproductive system, skin, and eyes.
Oasis Title:ORGAN SYS TOX II
Prerequisite:PHRM(VPHY) 6910 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(VPHY)(POUL)(EHSC) 8930. 3 hours.
Course Title:Chemical Toxicology
Course
Description:
Chemical contamination of air, water, and food by major agricultural and industrial chemicals. Emphasis will be placed on sources of contamination, fate of chemicals in the environment, target species, health effects, chemical analyses, and contamination control.
Oasis Title:CHEMICAL TOXICOLOGY
Prerequisite:PHRM(VPHY) 6910 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(VPHY) 8940. 4 hours.
Course Title:Organ Systems Toxicology
Course
Description:
Mechanisms of injury of biological systems produced by chemical exposure. Adverse effects of chemicals on major bodily organs and organ systems, including the blood, respiratory system, nervous system, kidneys, cardiovascular system, liver, immune system, reproductive system, skin, and eyes.
Oasis Title:ORGAN SYSTEMS TOX
Prerequisite:PHRM(VPHY) 6910 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM 9000. 1-18 hours. Repeatable for maximum 54 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Research
Course
Description:
Research while enrolled for a doctoral degree under the direction of faculty members.
Oasis Title:DOCTORAL RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:PHRM 9300. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Dissertation
Course
Description:
Dissertation writing under the direction of the major professor.
Oasis Title:DOCT DISSERTATION
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and preparation of the doctoral dissertation.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
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