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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHRM 8042 - Pharmacology and Therapeutics I

This is the first part of a two semester comprehensive course of study on the actions and uses of drug agents for treatment and prevention of disease. The focus of this advanced graduate course of on state-of-the-art pharmacological approaches to therapeutics. Basic principles of drug action (e.g. receptor therapy, pharmacokinetics) will be discussed. Covered in depth will be how pharmacological agents can be used to prevent and/or treat pathophysiological alterations in a number of organs and systems. Principles of cellular signal transduction will be taught with an emphasis on the molecular basis of current therapeutics principles.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Status: No
Degree Restrictions: Doctor of Philosophy
Schedule Type: Lecture, Seminar - Small Group

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