PHR 270C: Communication Skills for Health Professionals 

Prereq: none

Offered: Spring

This course emphasizes oral communication skills for health professionals, including pharmacy, pre-medicine, pre-dental, and nursing. From small to large group presentations, development of better oral communication skills will be emphasized as a key to greater personal and professional confidence.

PHR 384S: Introduction to Epidemiology and Pharmacoepidemiology

Prereq: Graduate standing; may be taken by students in the professional pharmacy curriculum with consent of instructor.

Offered: Fall

Principles of epidemiology; descriptive, analytic, and clinical epidemiology; epidemiologic perspective for health care management; epidemiology and the public policy process; pharmacoepidemiology.

PHR 185D: Responsible Conduct of Science

Prereq: Honors Program – concurrent enrollment with PHR 479H

Offered: Fall

Pass/Fail basis only.

PHR 322H: Research Design and Methodology

Prereq: consent of instructor or admission to the Honors Program

Offered: Fall

This course will cover the concepts and procedures involved with designing and carrying out a research project. Meets with PHR 390K.

PHR 382V: Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Prereq: Graduate standing; and the following coursework: Chemistry 339K, and Pharmacy 342C, 252C (or 452C), 171P, 371S, or the equivalent; or consent of instructor.

Offered: Spring only

Applications of protein, oligonucleotide, and related molecules as therapeutic agents: stability, formulation, kinetics, dynamics. Three lecture hours a week for one semester.