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PHPH 705 - Biomedical Pharmacology

Class Session: Monday, August 07, 2017 - Friday, December 08, 2017

Credit: 6 semester hours of graduate credit

Prerequisites: PHPH 701 or PHPH 720

Instructor: Paul Housley


Course Description

Lectures and conference discussions covering principles of drug action; autonomic (adrenergic/cholinergic), cardiovascular, renal, central nervous system, endocrine and antimicrobial pharmacology, cancer chemotherapy, and toxicology.


General Information

Delivered via two-way, synchronous AV communication only to students in our Masters of Nurse Anesthesia (MNA) program in Columbia and Greenville. The IT departments in the Schools of Medicine at each campus provide all necessary equipment and support for Distance Learning. Faculty and students engage in synchronous two-way AV communication for most classes. Instructional content is available using Blackboard and delivered mainly as PowerPoint presentations and class discussion. Robust two-way, synchronous AV communication is the most efficient and effective way to deliver instructional content.


On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information

For students based in Columbia - classes will be held at the USC School of Medicine VA campus Graduate Classroom B1 in Medical Science Building 1. MWF 8:00am-9:50am.


Course Delivery Type

Two-way video conferencing allows audio and video interaction between students at the remote site(s) and the instructor in a classroom (usually USC Columbia). Course may utilize Blackboard.


Course Materials

See course syllabus for materials information.


Information is accurate as of November 19, 2017, 5:41 am (Subject to change)



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