Basic & Applied Toxicology

Pharm.D. Curriculum

Course Number

PHPS 591

Credits
2

This course will provide a general foundation in the understanding of basic toxicological principles. The mechanisms of toxicity and contemporary treatment plans for the most common chemical, environmental and pharmaceutical agents will be presented. Additionally this course will provide an in-depth review of the neuropharmacology of substances abuse including stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens and anabolic steroids. This course will provide a general foundation in the understanding of basic toxicological principles. The mechanisms of toxicity and contemporary treatment plans for the most common chemical, environmental, household toxins and pharmaceutical agents will be presented.