Pharmacology

  • Drugs: Their Nature, Action and Use

    PCOL:2120 (071:120)
    Spring semester, 2014

    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 22 Kasson
    Kasson
    Introduction
    Basic Biology & Introduction to Pharmacology
    Jan 29 Kasson Principles of Pharmacology
    Feb 5 Sheehy Viral and Bacterial Infections
    Feb 12 Stewart
    Stewart
    Contraceptives
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Feb 19 PROGRESS EXAM I
    Feb 26 Flippo
    Stewart
    Introduction to Neurobiology; Drug Abuse
    Mood, Anxiety and Psychotic Disorders
    Mar 5 Merrill
    Gupte
    Stimulants
    Depressants
    Mar 12 Shepherd
    Markan
    Inhalants; Tobacco
    Marijuana; Hallucinogens
    Mar 19 SPRING BREAK
    Mar 26 Mickle
    Shepherd
    Pain, Analgesics and Inflammation
    Anabolic Steroids
    Apr 2  PROGRESS EXAM II
    Apr 9 Littlejohn Cardiovascular Disease
    Apr 16 Markan
    Littlejohn
    Diabetes
    Dermatological Drugs
    Apr 23 Reilly
    Reilly
    Toxicology
    Cancer
    Apr 30 Sheehy
    Sheehy
    Antihistamines: Asthma
    Gastrointestinal Drugs
    May 7 Runne
    Runne
    Food Additives
    Vitamins, Minerals and Herbals
    TBD   FINAL EXAM