Pharmacology

  • Pharmacology for Health Sciences:  Nurse Anesthestists

    PCOL:6204
    Fall Semester, 2016
    Course Director

    Barry Kasson, PhD
    Phone: (319) 335-9954

    Lectures

    3:00PM - 3:50PM
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
    Bowen Science Building, 2-224 

    Course Schedule

    Date   Lecturer   Topic  
    Aug 22 Kasson Introduction to Pharmacology
    Aug 23 Kasson Pharmacokinetics: Drug Absorption
    Aug 24 Kasson Pharmacodynamics: Drug-Receptor Interactions
    Aug 25 Kasson Pharmacokinetics: Drug Metabolism & Excertion
    Aug 26 Kasson Clinical Pharmacokinetics & Drug Dose Regimens
    Aug 29 Gardinier Introduction to the Peripheral Nervous System
    Autonomic Nervous System: Cholinergics I
    Aug 30 Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Cholinergics II
    Aug 31 Gardinier Cholinergics III: Ganglionic & Neuromuscular Agents
    Sept 1 Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Adrenergics I
    Sept 2 Gardinier Application Session - Basic Principles
    Sept 5    NO LECTURE - LABOR DAY  
    Sept 6    Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Adrenergics II
    Sept 7 Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Pharmacology of the Eye
    Sept 8 F. Quelle Inflammation: Immunomodulators
    Sept 9 F. Quelle Inflammation: Antihistamines
    Sept 12 F. Quelle Inflammation: Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
    Sept 13 F. Quelle Inflammation: Treatment of Asthma
    Sept 14     Koland Application Session - Inflammation
    Sept 15 Koland Antineoplastic Agents I
    Sept 16    2:00 - 4:00PM PROGRESS EXAM I  
    Sept 19 Koland Antineoplastic Agents II
    Sept 20 O'Sullivan Pain & Opioids I
    Sept 21 O'Sullivan Pain & Opioids II
    Sept 22 O'Sullivan General Anesthesia I
    Sept 23 O'Sullivan General Anesthesia II
    Sept 26 O'Sullivan Local Anesthesia
    Sept 27 O'Sullivan Application Session - Pain Management
    Sept 28 Ahlers CNS: Antidepressants & Stimulants
    Sept 29 Ahlers CNS: Sedative-Hypnotics/Antianxiety Agents
    Sept 30 Ahlers CNS: Anticonvulsants
    Oct 3 Ahlers CNS: Antipsychotic Agents
    Oct 4 Ahlers CNS: Drugs for Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Oct 5 F.Quelle G.I. Drugs I
    Oct 6 F.Quelle G.I. Drugs II
    Oct 7 Wesemann Application Session - CNS Drugs
    Oct 10 F.Quelle Renal Drugs: Physiology
    Oct 11 F.Quelle Renal Drugs: Diuretics I
    Oct 12 F.Quelle Renal Drugs: Diuretics II; Antidiuretics & Uricosurics
    Oct 13 F.Quelle Application Sesion - GI & Renal
    Oct 14    2:00 - 4:00PM PROGRESS EXAM II  
    Oct 17 Potthoff Anticoagulants, Antithrombotics & Thrombolytic Drugs I
    Oct 18 Potthoff Drugs Used in Atherosclerosis
    Oct 19 Potthoff Drugs Used in Anemias
    Oct 20 M. Herzig Application Session - Blood
    Oct 21 Fisher Renin Angiotensin System, Vasopressin and Kinins
    Oct 24 Bair Central & Peripheral Mechanisms of Hypertension
    Oct 25 Bair Antihypertensive Agents
    Oct 26 Bair Regulation of Coronary Blood Flow
    Oct 27 Bair Treatment of Coronary Heart Disease
    Oct 28 Bair Application Session - Hypertension/CHD
    Oct 31 Fisher Mechanisms in Heart Failure
    Nov 1 Fisher Drugs Used to Treat Heart Failure
    Nov 2 Benson Arrhythmias: Ionic & Electrophysiologic Basis
    Nov 3 Benson Antiarrhythmic Agents
    Nov 4 TBD Application Session - Heart
    Nov 7 --- NO LECTURE  
    Nov 8 --- NO LECTURE  
    Nov 9   2:00 - 4:00PM PROGRESS EXAM III  
    Nov 10 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Introduction & Cell Wall Active Agents I
    Nov 11 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Cell Wall Active Agents II
    Nov 14 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Protein Synthesis Inhibitors
    Nov 15 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Antimetabolites & DNA Synthesis Inhibitors
    Nov 16 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Antifungal
    Nov 17 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Antiviral
    Nov 18 --- NO LECTURE  
    Nov 21-25     NO LECTURES - THANKSGIVING BREAK  
    Nov 28 Ascoli Insulin & Oral Antidiabetic Agents
    Nov 29 Ascoli Thyroid & Antithyroid Agents
    Nov 30 Ascoli Adrenocortical Steroids
    Dec 1 Ascoli Progestins, Estrogens & Androgens
    Dec 2 Ascoli Drugs that Affect Pituitary and Hypothalamic Hormones
    Drugs that Affect Calcium Metabolism
    Dec 5 Anderson Application Session - Endocrine Pharmacology
    Dec 6 Sigmund Pharmacogenetics
    Dec 7 --- NO LECTURE  
    Dec 8    2:00 - 4:00PM PROGRESS EXAM IV  
    Dec 9 --- NO LECTURE  
    Dec 16    1:00 - 4:00PM PROGRESS EXAM V + FINAL EXAM