Pharmacology

  • Pharmacology for Pharmacy Students II

    PCOL:8181 (071:181)
    Fall Semester, 2014

    Course Director

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

    Lectures

    8/25/14 - 12/11/14
    Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
    Bowen Science Building, Spivey Auditorium (Aud 2) 

    Textbook

    Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 12th edition by B.G. Katzung (McGraw Hill Medical, 2012).  It is available on-line through the Hardin Library.

    Course Schedule

    Date Lecturer Topic  Textbook Chapter(s)
    Aug 25 Gardinier Introduction  
      Potthoff Pharmacology of Blood - Introduction  
    Aug 27 Potthoff Pharmacology of Blood - Lipid & Cholesterol Metabolism Chapter 35
    Aug 28 Grobe Pharmacology of Blood - Anemias Chapter 33
    Sept 1        NO LECTURE - LABOR DAY
    Sept 3 Sheehy Toxicology of Blood & Bone Marrow I Chapter
    Sept 4 Sheehy Toxicology of Blood & Bone Marrow II
    Sept 8 Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Diabetes Chapter 41
    Sept 10     Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Thyroid Chapter 38
    Sept 11 9:30 AM EXAM I 
    (Aug 25 - Sept 10) M. Potthoff, J. Grobe, R. Sheehy and M. Ascoli lectures
    Sept 15 Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Adrenal Steroids Chapter 39
    Sept 17 Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Gonadal hormones Chapter 40
    Sept 18     Ascoli Endocrine pharmacology: Hypothalamus & Pituitary; Calcium  Chapters 37 & 42
    Sept 22 Grobe Central Nervous System: Structure & Physiology Chapter 21
    Sept 24 Grobe CNS: Synaptic Transmission & Criteria for Neurotransmitters  
    Sept 25 Usachev CNS: Affective Disorders & Antidepressants Chapter 30
    Sept 29 Usachev CNS: Seizure Disorders (Epilepsy) Chapter 24
    Oct 1 Usachev CNS: Neurodegenerative Disorders (Parkinson's, Alzheimer's) Chapter 28 & 60
    Oct 2 9:30 AM EXAM II 
    (Sept 15 - Oct 1) M. Ascoli, J. Grobe, and Y. Usachev lectures
    Oct 6 Kitamoto CNS: Sedative Hypnotic & Anti-Anxiety Drugs Chapter 22
    Oct 8 Kitamoto CNS: General Anesthetics Chapters 25 & 26
    Oct 9 Kitamoto CNS: Local Anesthetics
    Oct 13 Wu CNS: Alcohols - Ehtanol & Related Compounds Chaper 23
    Oct 15 Wu CNS: Psychotic Disorders & Antipsychotic Drugs Chapter 29
    Oct 16 Wu Drug & Substance Abuse Chapter 32
    Oct 20 Usachev Pain Mechanisms & Management I Chapter 31
    Oct 22 Usachev Pain Mechanisms & Management II
    Oct 23 Usachev Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Chapter 36
    Oct 27 3:30 PM EXAM III 
    (Oct 6 - Oct 23) T. Kitamoto, Q. Wu and Y. Usachev lectures
    Oct 29 D.Quelle Antimicrobials: Inhibitors of Cell Wall Synthesis Chapters 43 & 51
    Oct 30 D.Quelle Antimicrobials: β-lactams, β-lactamases & Resistance
    Nov 3 D.Quelle Bacterial Protein Synthesis Inhibitors I Chapters 44 & 45
    Nov 5 D.Quelle Bacterial Protein Synthesis Inhibitors II
    Nov 6 D.Quelle Antifolates & DNA Gyrase Inhibitors Chapter 46
    Nov 10 D.Quelle Anti-mycobacterial & Anti-fungal Agents Chapters 47 & 48
    Nov 12 Ernst Clinical Uses of Antimicrobials Chapter 51
    Nov 13 9:30 AM EXAM IV 
    (Oct 29 - Nov 12) D. Quelle and E. Ernst lectures
    Nov 17 Chen Antiviral & Antiprotozoal Agents I Chapter 49
    Nov 19 Chen Antiviral & Antiprotozoal Agents II
    Nov 20 Chen Antiviral & Antiprotozoal Agents III Chapter 52
    Nov 24-28   NO LECTURES - THANKSGIVING BREAK
    Dec 1 D.Quelle Carcinogenesis I  
    Dec 3 D.Quelle Carcinogenesis II  
    Dec 4 Koland Cancer Chemotherapy I Chapter 54
    Dec 8 Koland Cancer Chemotherapy II
    Dec 10 Murry Clinical Uses of Oncology Agents  
    Dec 11 9:30 AM EXAM V 
    (Nov 17 - Dec 10) S. Chen, D. Quelle, J. Koland and DJ. Murry lectures