Pharmacology

  • Drugs: Their Nature, Action and Use

    PCOL:2120 (071:120)
    Spring semester, 2015

    Course Director

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

    Lectures

    7:00 - 9:00PM
    Wednesday
    Spivey Auditorium (Auditorium 2) Bowen Science Building

    Course Schedule

    Date Lecturer Topic
    Jan 21
    Sheehy
    Kasson
    Introduction and Class Syllabus
    Basic Biology & Introduction to Pharmacology
    Jan 28 Kasson Principles of Pharmacology I & II
    Feb 4 Sheehy Viral and Bacterial Infections I & II
    Feb 11 Muniz
    Muniz
    Contraceptives
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Feb 18  
    PROGRESS EXAM I
    Feb 25 Ahlers
    Claflin
    Introduction to Neurobiology; Drug Abuse
    Mood, Anxiety and Psychotic Disorders
    Mar 4 Merrill
    Ahlers
    Stimulants (including caffeine)
    Depressants (including ethanol)
    Mar 11 Claflin
    Markan
    Inhalants, Tobacco and Marijuana
    Hallucinogens
    Mar 18  
    SPRING BREAK
    Mar 25 Warwick
    Warwick
    Pain, Analgesics and Inflammation
    Anabolic Steroids
    Apr 1  
    PROGRESS EXAM II
    Apr 8 Littlejohn Cardiovascular Disease I & II
    Apr 15 Markan
    Littlejohn
    Diabetes
    Dermatological Drugs
    Apr 22 Reilly
    Reilly
    Toxicology
    Cancer
    Apr 29 Sheehy
    Sheehy
    Antihistamines: Asthma
    Gastrointestinal Drugs
    May 6 Bell
    Bell
    Food Additives
    Vitamins, Minerals and Herbals
    May 13     FINAL EXAM