Pharmacokinetics and Drug Metabolism

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Course No: PHRM.6600-061; SIS Class Nbr: 1200; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course focuses of the study of the biochemical and physiological effects of drugs and the mechanisms of their actions. The quantitative aspects of drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion will be explored. The philosophy of pharmacokinetic modeling and its application in practice will be introduced. An overview of the structure, function and regulation of major drug metabolic enzymes and transporters will also be emphasized.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PHRM.6100 Principles of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Brenda Geiger
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: May 20 to Jul 28
  • Chat Hours: Wed 9-10pm*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

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