Pharmacology

  • Drugs: Their Nature, Action and Use

    PCOL:2120
    Spring semester, 2016

    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 20
    Sheehy
    Kasson
    Introduction and Class Syllabus
    Basic Biology & Introduction to Pharmacology
    Jan 27 Kasson Principles of Pharmacology I & II
    Feb 3 Sheehy Viral and Bacterial Infections I & II
    Feb 10 Sandgren
    Sandgren 
    Contraceptives
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Feb 17 
    PROGRESS EXAM I
    Feb 24 Ahlers
    Ahlers
    Introduction to Neurobiology; Drug Abuse
    Depressants (including ethanol)
    Mar 2 Merrill
    Claflin
    Stimulants (including caffeine)
    Mood, Anxiety and Psychotic Disorders
    Mar 9 Claflin
    Markan
    Inhalants, Tobacco and Marijuana
    Hallucinogens
    Mar 16 
    SPRING BREAK
    Mar 23 Warwick
    Warwick
    Pain, Analgesics and Inflammation
    Anabolic Steroids
    Mar 30  
    PROGRESS EXAM II
    Apr 6 Bell
    Tadinada 
    Obesity
    Cardiovascular Disease 
    Apr 13 Markan
    Bell
    Diabetes
    Dermatological Drugs
    Apr 20 Minerath
    Minerath 
    Toxicology
    Cancer
    Apr 27 Sheehy
    Sheehy
    Antihistamines: Asthma
    Gastrointestinal Drugs
    May 4 Bell
    Bell
    Food Additives
    Vitamins, Minerals and Herbals
    May 11     PROGRESS EXAM III