Pharmacology

  • Pharmacology for Pharmacy Students 2

    PCOL:8181
    Fall Semester

    Course Director

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

    Lectures

    Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
    Bowen Science Building, Watzke Auditorium (Aud 3) 

    Textbook

    Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 13th edition by B.G. Katzung & Trevor (McGraw Hill Medical, 2015). 
    Available on-line through the Hardin Library. (http://accessmedicine.mhmedical.com/book.aspx?bookID=1193)

    Course Schedule

    Date Lecturer Topic  Textbook Chapter(s)
    Jan 18 Gardinier Introduction  
      Rahmouni Cardiovascular Regulation   
    Jan 19 Faraci Nitric Oxide  
    Jan 23 Faraci Anti-anginal Drugs  
    Jan 25 Faraci Mechanisms of Heart Failure  
    Jan 26 Faraci Basis for Arrhythmias  
    Jan 30 Faraci Antiarrhythmic Drugs  
    Feb 1  Lamping Hypertension  
    Feb 2 Lamping Antihypertensive Drugs 1  
    Feb 6 Lamping Antihypertensive Drugs 2  
     Feb 8  9:30 AM EXAM 1 
    (Jan 18 - Feb 6) Rahmouni, Faraci and Lamping lectures
    Feb 20 Gardinier CNS - Structure & Physiology  
    Feb 22 Gardinier CNS - Synaptic Transmission & Neurotransmitters  
    Feb 23  Ahlers Neurodegenerative Disorders (Parkinson's, Alzheimer's)  
    Feb 27 Ahlers Affective Disorders & Antidepressants  
    Mar 1 Ahlers Seizure Disorders (Epilepsy)  
    Mar 2 Usachev Pain Mechanisms & Management 1  
    Mar 6 Usachev Pain Mechanisms & Management 2  
    Mar 8 9:30 AM EXAM 2
    (Feb 20 - Mar 6) Gardinier, Ahlers and Usachev lectures
    Mar 9 Kitamoto Sedative-Hypnotic & Anti-Anxiety Drugs    
    Mar 13 - 17
     NO LECTURES - SPRING BREAK
    Mar 20 Kitamoto General Anesthetics    
    Mar 22 Kitamoto Local Anesthetics  
    Mar 23 Gardinier Psychotic Disorders  
    Mar 27 Gardinier Alcohols
    Mar 29 Gardinier Drug & Substance Abuse     
     Mar 30 9:30 AM EXAM 3
    (Mar 9 - Mar 29) Kitamoto and Gardinier lectures
    Apr 3 F. Quelle Inflammatory Disease - IBD, Anti-Emetics
    Apr 5 F. Quelle Inflammatory Disease - MS
    Apr 6 Sigmund Pharmacogenomics 1
    Apr 10 Sigmund Pharmacogenomics 2
    Apr 12 9:30 AM EXAM 4
    (Apr 3 - Apr 10) F. Quelle and Sigmund lectures