Pharmacology

  • Pharmacology for Pharmacy Students II

    PCOL:8181
    Fall Semester, 2015

    Course Director

    Minnetta Gardinier, PhD
    Phone: (319) 335-6735

    Lectures

    8/24/15 - 12/10/15
    Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
    Bowen Science Building, Spivey Auditorium (Aud 2) 

    Textbook

    Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 13th edition by B.G. Katzung & Trevor (McGraw Hill Medical, 2015).  It is available on-line through the Hardin Library.

    Course Schedule

    Date Lecturer Topic  Textbook Chapter(s)
    Aug 24 Gardinier Introduction  
      Potthoff Pharmacology of Blood - Introduction    ---
    Aug 26 Potthoff Pharmacology of Blood - Lipid & Cholesterol Metabolism Chapter 35
    Aug 27 Potthoff Pharmacology of Blood - Anemias Chapter 33
    Aug 31 Sheehy Toxicology of Blood & Bone Marrow I Chapter 34
    Sept 2 Sheehy Toxicology of Blood & Bone Marrow II  
    Sept 3 Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Diabetes Chapter 41
    Sept 7        NO LECTURE - LABOR DAY
    Sept 9     Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Thyroid Chapter 38
    Sept 10  9:30 AM EXAM I 
    (Aug 24 - Sept 9) M. Potthoff, R. Sheehy and M. Ascoli lectures
    Sept 14     Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Adrenal Steroids Chapter 39
    Sept 16 Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Gonadal hormones Chapter 40
    Sept 17     Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Hypothalamus & Pituitary; Calcium  Chapters 37 & 42
    Sept 21 Gardinier Central Nervous System: Structure & Physiology Chapter 21
    Sept 23 Gardinier CNS: Synaptic Transmission & Criteria for Neurotransmitters  
    Sept 24 Ahlers CNS: Neurodegenerative Disorders (Parkinson's, Alzheimer's) Chapter 28 & 60
    Sept 28 Ahlers CNS: Affective Disorders & Antidepressants Chapter 30
    Sept 30 Ahlers CNS: Seizure Disorders (Epilepsy) Chapter 24
    Oct 1 9:30 AM EXAM II 
    (Sept 14 - Sept 30) M. Ascoli, M. Gardinier and K. Ahlers lectures
    Oct 5 Usachev Pain Mechanisms & Management I Chapter 31
    Oct 7 Usachev Pain Mechanisms & Management II  
    Oct 8 Usachev Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Chapter 36
    Oct 12 Kitamoto CNS: Sedative Hypnotic & Anti-Anxiety Drugs Chapter 22
    Oct 14 Kitamoto CNS: General Anesthetics Chapters 25 & 26
    Oct 15 Kitamoto CNS: Local Anesthetics
    Oct 19 Gardinier CNS: Alcohols - Ehtanol & Related Compounds Chaper 23
    Oct 21 Gardinier CNS: Psychotic Disorders & Antipsychotic Drugs Chapter 29
    Oct 22 Gardinier Drug & Substance Abuse Chapter 32
    Oct 26  9:30 AM EXAM III 
    (Oct 5 - Oct 22) Y. Usachev, T. Kitamoto and M. Gardinier lectures
    Oct 28 D.Quelle Antimicrobials: Inhibitors of Cell Wall Synthesis Chapters 43 & 51
    Oct 29 D.Quelle Antimicrobials: β-lactams, β-lactamases & Resistance
    Nov 2 D.Quelle Bacterial Protein Synthesis Inhibitors I Chapters 44 & 45
    Nov 4 D.Quelle Bacterial Protein Synthesis Inhibitors II
    Nov 5 D.Quelle Antifolates & DNA Gyrase Inhibitors Chapter 46
    Nov 9 D.Quelle Anti-mycobacterial & Anti-fungal Agents Chapters 47 & 48
    Nov 11 Ernst Clinical Uses of Antimicrobials Chapter 51
    Nov 12 9:30 AM EXAM IV 
    (Oct 28 - Nov 11) D. Quelle and E. Ernst lectures
    Nov 16 Chen Antiviral & Antiprotozoal Agents I Chapter 49
    Nov 18 Chen Antiviral & Antiprotozoal Agents II
    Nov 19 Chen Antiviral & Antiprotozoal Agents III Chapter 52
    Nov 23-27   NO LECTURES - THANKSGIVING BREAK
    Nov 30 D.Quelle Carcinogenesis I     ---
    Dec 2 D.Quelle Carcinogenesis II  
    Dec 3 Koland Cancer Chemotherapy I Chapter 54
    Dec 7 Koland Cancer Chemotherapy II
    Dec 9 TBA Clinical Uses of Oncology Agents    --- 
    Dec 10 9:30 AM EXAM V 
    (Nov 16 - Dec 9) S. Chen, D. Quelle, J. Koland and TBA lectures