Pharmacology

  • Pharmacology for Pharmacy Students I

    PCOL:8180 (071:180)
    Spring Semester, 2015

    Course Director

    Minnetta Gardinier
    Phone: (319) 335-6735

    Lectures

    8:30 - 9:20 AM
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    Watzke Auditorium (Auditorium 3), Bowen Science Building

    Textbook

    Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, 13th edition by B.G. Katzung (McGraw Hill Medical)
    Available on-line through the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences

    Course Schedule

    Date Lecturer Topic Textbook Chapter
    Jan 21 M. Gardinier Course Introduction (schedule, policies, procedures)  
    Jan 21 B. Kasson Introduction to Pharmacology 1 1, 4
    Jan 23 B. Kasson Introduction to Pharmacology 2
    Jan 26 B. Kasson Introduction to Pharmacology 3
    Jan 28 M. Ascoli Receptors and Signal Transduction 1 2
    Jan 30 M. Ascoli Receptors and Signal Transduction 2
    Feb 2 M. Ascoli Receptors and Signal Transduction 3
    Feb 4 J. Koland Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics 1 3
    Feb 6 J. Koland Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics 2
    Feb 9 EXAM 1 (Jan 21 - Feb 6) B. Kasson, M. Ascoli and J. Koland lectures
    Feb 11 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Introduction 6
    Feb 13 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Cholinergic Stimulation & AChE Inhibition 7
    Feb 16 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Cholinergic Inhibition 8
    Feb 18 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Ganglionic Blockers & Neuromusc. Agents 11, 27
    Feb 20 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Adrenergic Stimulation 9
    Feb 23 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Adrenergic Inhibition 10
    Feb 25 M. Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Summary ---
    Feb 27 EXAM 2 (Feb 11 - Feb 25) M. Gardinier lectures
    Mar 2 Rahmouni Body Fluid Regulation 1 11, 15
    Mar 4 Rahmouni Body Fluid Regulation 2
    Mar 6 Rahmouni Cardiovascular Regulation
    Mar 9 Sigmund Pharmacogenomics 1 5
    Mar 11 Sigmund Pharmacogenomics 2
    Mar 13 Faraci Nitric Oxide 19
    March 16 - 22 SPRING BREAK 
    Mar 23 F. Faraci Antianginal Drugs 12
    Mar 25 F. Faraci Mechanisms of Heart Failure 13
    Mar 27 F. Faraci Basis for Arrhythmias (8:30 am) 14
    Mar 27 F. Faraci Antiarrhythmic Drugs (9:30 am)
    Mar 30 Note: Pharmaceutics class (DJ Murry) will meet at 8:30 and 9:30 am
    Apr 1 EXAM 3 ( Mar 2 - Mar 25) K. Rahmouni, C. Sigmund and F. Faraci lectures  
    Apr 3 C. Sigmund Renal Pharmacology 1 15
    Apr 6 C. Sigmund Renal Pharmacology 2
    Apr 8 C. Sigmund Renal Pharmacology 3
    Apr 10 K. Lamping Hypertension: Epidemiology; Pathophysiology, and Treatment Strategies 6, 10, 11
    Apr 13 K. Lamping Antihypertensive Drugs 1
    Apr 15 K. Lamping Antihypertensive Drugs 2
    Apr 17 EXAM 4 (Mar 27 - April 15) F. Faraci, C. Sigmund and K. Lamping lectures
    Apr 20 F. Quelle Immunopharmacology 1 55
    Apr 22 F. Quelle Immunopharmacology 2
    Apr 24 F. Quelle Immunopharmacology 3
    Apr 27 F. Quelle Inflammation 1  16, 18, 36
    Apr 29 F. Quelle Inflammation 2
    May 1 F. Quelle Inflammation 3 (*9:30 am*)
    Note: Pharmaceutics class (M. Donovan) will meet at 8:30 am
    May 4 F. Quelle Asthma / Autoimmune Disease / Transplantation 1 20
    May 6 F. Quelle Asthma / Autoimmune Disease / Transplantation 2
    May 8 EXAM 5 (April 20 - May 6) F. Quelle lectures