Drug Information

Pharm.D. Curriculum

Course Number

PHPP 527

Credits
2

This course will introduce the students to different types of drug literature and drug information resources; primary, secondary and tertiary resources; evidence-based medicine resources; adverse drug reactions and medication error reporting systems; formulary management; investigational drugs; and tools to keep pharmacists knowledgeable of current advancements. In addition, student pharmacists will gain skills to evaluate drug information resources, systematically approach drug information requests, communicate health information and create a drug monograph.