Doctorate of Pharmacy program

 

P1 Fall Semester

Hrs
  PHAR 600 Dean's Hour
0
  PHAR 601   Forum / Student Portfolios / Professional Development I
**
  PHAR 602 Core Recitation  
0
  PHAR 605  IPPE I: Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences 
1
  PHAR 610  Principles of Drug Action I
2
  PHAR 626  Human Physiology 4
  PHAR 627  Biochemistry
3
  PHAR 641  Pharmaceutical Calculations
2
  PHAR 656  Health Care Systems
2
  PHAR 671  Clinical Communications
2
PHAR 672 Introduction to Patient Care
2
  Total Hours
18
 

P1 Spring Semester 

 

  PHAR 600 Dean's Hour     0
PHAR 601  Forum/Student Portfolios/Professional Development I (continued) 1
PHAR 602 Core Recitation 0
PHAR 606 IPPE I: Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences 1
  PHAR 611  Principles of Drug Action II 
2
PHAR 628 Research Methods and Biostatistics 2
  PHAR 642  Pharmaceutics I
4
  PHAR 657  Pharmacy Law and Ethics
3
  PHAR 658   Pharmacoepidemiology and Public Health
2
  PHAR 673  Self Care and Nonprescription Medicines
3
  Total Hours
18

Year 2

 

P2 Fall Semester

 
Hrs
  PHAR 700 Dean's Hour    
0
  PHAR 701  Forum / Student Portfolios / Professional Development II    
**
  PHAR 702 Core Recitation    
0
  PHAR 705  IPPE Community Pharmacy Practice**  
1
  PHAR 710  IPT I: Electrolytes, Acid-Base, Anemia and Kidney Disease   
2
  PHAR 711  IPT II: Cardiovascular Diseases   4
  PHAR 714 IPT Recitation / Pharmacy Rounds I  
1
  PHAR 721   Nutrition, Vitamins, Complementary and Alternative Medicine  
2
  PHAR 741 Pharmaceutics II  
3
  PHAR 742 Basic Pharmacokinetics  
3
  PHAR 777  Sterile Products / IV Admixtures (lab)
1
    Total Hours   17
 

P2 Spring Semester

 
 
 
  PHAR 700 Dean's Hour
0
  PHAR 701  Forum / Student Portfolios / Professional Development II  (continued)
**
  PHAR 702 Core Recitations
0
  PHAR 706  IPPE - Institutional Pharmacy Practice**  
1
  PHAR 712 IPT III: Endocrinology & Metabolic Diseases
3
  PHAR 713 IPT IV: Neurology & Pain Management
3
  PHAR 715   IPT Recitation / Pharmacy Rounds II
1
  PHAR 726  Microbiology / Immunology 
3
  PHAR 756  Pharmacy Management 
2
  PHAR 778  Drug Literature Evaluation and Patient Drug Education
3
  Elective*
0
2
   Total Hours
17
19
  * Elective Options: Students may select from two options for completing their elective coursework. Option I involves taking two semester credit hours of elective coursework in semesters 4, 5, and 6. Option II involves taking three semester credit hours of elective coursework in semesters 5 and 6.

** The semester in which PHAR 705 or PHAR 706 is taken will vary.

Year 3

 

P3 Fall Semester

* Option

I

II

  PHAR 800 Dean's Hour  
0
0
  PHAR 801  Forum / Portfolios / Professional Development III
**
**
  PHAR 802 Core Recitation
0
0
  PHAR 810 IPT V: Psychiatry & Addiction
3
3
  PHAR 811 IPT VI: Critical Care, GI, Pulmonary, Rheumatic, Ophthalmology and Dermatology
5
5
  PHAR 814   IPT Recitation / Pharmacy Rounds III
1
1
PHAR 841  Toxicology & Poison Management
2
2
  PHAR 842 Patient Assessment
3
3
  PHAR 856  Pharmacoeconomics
2
2
 
Elective (Option I and II)
2 3
    Total Hours   18   19
 

P3 Spring Semester

* Option
I
II
  PHAR 800 Dean's Hour
0
0
  PHAR 801   Forum / Portfolios / Professional Development III 
1
1
  PHAR 802 Core Recitation
0
0
  PHAR 812  IPT VII: Infectious Diseases
5
5
  PHAR 813  IPT VIII: Oncology, Transplant and Genomics
3
3
  PHAR 815 Recitation / Rounds IV
1
1
  PHAR 871 Pharmaceutical Care and MTM
2
2
  PHAR 872  Social Behavioral Aspects of Patient Care  
2
2
  PHAR 875  Clinical Pharmacokinetics 
3
3
  Elective*
3
2
Total Hours
19
20
  Elective Options: Students may select from two options for completing their elective coursework. Option I involves taking two semester credit hours of elective coursework in semesters 4, 5, and 6. Option II involves taking three semester credit hours of elective coursework in semesters 5 and 6.

Year 4

  PHAR 8XX APPE I
6
  PHAR 8XX APPE II
6
PHAR 8XX APPE III
6
PHAR 8XX APPE IV  
6
  PHAR 8XX   APPE V 6
  PHAR 8XX  APPE VI 6
  PHAR 805  Grand Rounds II: Pharmacy Capstone
1
Total Hours
37
 
APPEs:
- 4 required rotations: adult internal medicine, ambulatory care, community practice and hospital /health-system pharmacy
- 2 elective rotations choose from: drug information, special populations (pediatrics, geriatrics, psychiatry), hospital, surgery, critical care, nutrition, rural health, women’s health, academic, research (toxicology, drug delivery systems, drug development, social, behavioral and administrative), regulatory, professional society, industry, others. 

Total Semester Credit Hours (SCH): 146 

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