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Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

PHRM: Pharmacy

PHRM 100 (18) Foundations of Pharmacy
Scientific concepts and pharmacy practice principles. Role of the pharmacist, patient assessment skills, professional identity, communication skills, and an understanding of legal and ethical responsibilities. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 111 (15) Medication Management I
Modules and integration activities focusing on: an introduction to infectious diseases; musculoskeletal disorders; dermatology; eyes, ears, nose, and throat disorders; and hematology. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 100.
Corequisite: PHRM 131.
PHRM 131 (2) Study Design and Interpretation I
Principles of clinical study design, focusing on biostatistical foundations, randomized controlled trials, and systematic review of randomized controlled trials. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Corequisite: PHRM 111.
PHRM 141 (2) Seminar: Pharmacists in Practice I
Current and future roles for pharmacists and controversies in pharmacy practice. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 161 (2) Technology in Healthcare
Knowledge and skills related to the role and applications of technology in health care. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 170 (1) Community Service Learning I
Service learning activities with external community partner sites and members. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 171 (2) Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience - Outpatient I
Prescription processing, drug distribution systems, and select patient care activities in real world outpatient environments. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 211 (15) Medication Management II
Modules and integration activities focusing on respirology and cardiovascular disorders.
Corequisite: PHRM 231.
PHRM 212 (15) Medication Management III
Modules and integration activities focusing on nephrology, endocrinology, and neurology. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 211.
Corequisite: PHRM 231.
PHRM 221 (3) Nutrition for Pharmacists
Foundations of nutrition, nutrition for healthy individuals through the lifespan, and selected clinical applications of nutrition in pharmacy practice. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 231 (2) Study Design and Interpretation II
Principles of clinical study design, focusing on epidemiologic studies (cohort, case-control), pharmacoeconomic analyses, non-inferiority designs, clinical prediction rules, and guidelines. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Corequisite: All of PHRM 211, PHRM 212.
PHRM 241 (2) Seminar: Pharmacists in Practice II
Current and future roles for pharmacists and controversies in pharmacy practice, focusing on the roles and training opportunities for pharmacists in specialty areas of outpatient and inpatient practice. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 251 (1) Institutional Practice Skills
Preparation for experiential learning in the hospital setting. Focuses on enhancing familiarity with the care environment and developing skills suited for students to apply to patient care during institutional experiential rotations. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 270 (1) Community Service Learning II
Service learning activities with external community partner sites and members. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 271 (2) Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience - Outpatient II
Prescription processing, drug distribution systems, and select patient care activities in real world outpatient environments. Focus on direct patient care activities. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 272 (1) Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience - Inpatient
Prescription processing, drug distribution systems, and select patient care activities in real world inpatient environments. Focus on direct patient care activities. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 311 (12) Medication Management IV
Modules and integration activities focusing on psychiatry; gastroenterology disorders; and oncology and palliative care. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 312 (12) Medication Management V
Modules and integration activities focusing on special infectious diseases; obstetrics, gynecology, sexual health, and genito-urinary disorders; and toxicology. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 311.
PHRM 341 (2) Seminar: Pharmacists in Practice III
Current and potential roles for pharmacists, and contemporary issues in pharmacy practice. Focus on the role of pharmacists as patient educators, researchers and collaborators in interprofessional teams. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 351 (3) Practice Management and Leadership
Application of management and leadership principles and skills to pharmacy operations. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 361 (1) Clinical Skills: Administration of Injections
Training for authorization to administer injections This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Equivalency: PHAR 403.
PHRM 371 (4) Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience - Outpatient III
Direct patient care activities in an outpatient setting. Building on existing pharmaceutical knowledge and problem solving ability. Increased involvement in diverse patient care situations. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 441 (1) Seminar: Advanced Topics in Pharmacy Practice
Roles and skills for pharmacists as preceptors, teachers and mentors; emerging issues in pharmacy practice. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 450 (2) Pharm.D. Seminar
Seminar course about current and potential roles for pharmacists. Students will also deliver an individual and a group seminar. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 451 (4) Critical Appraisal of Pharmacotherapy Literature
Principles of clinical study design, focusing on randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews, epidemiologic studies (cohort, case-control), pharmacoeconomic analyses, clinical prediction rules, and guidelines. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 452 (4) Patient Assessment Skills
Principles and practices of patient assessment, applied to the monitoring of drug efficacy and toxicity. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 453 (3) Applied Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics
Pharmacokinetic monitoring of drug therapy in common clinical situations with foundations for application to other drugs. Pharmacogenomics and personalized medicine principles and applications to practice. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 454 (2) Practice Management
Values, concepts, issues and responsibilities of individuals exercising leadership and management roles in pharmacy practice and health care settings. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 461 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 1
Therapeutic foundations. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 462 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 2
Respirology, dermatology, and ears, eyes, nose, and throat. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 463 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 3
Cardiovascular disorders. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 464 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 4
Infectious diseases. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 465 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 5
Neurology and psychiatry. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 466 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 6
Gastroenterology and musculoskeletal disorders. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 467 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 7
GU, OBS/GYN, endocrine, and renal. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 468 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 8
Oncology, hematology, and toxicology. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 469 (2) Pharmacotherapeutics 9
Acute/critical care, neurology, cardiac, GI, infectious diseases, and respiratory. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 461.
PHRM 471 (12) Outpatient Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience
Application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in outpatient settings. Patient care will be provided for a wide range of therapeutic areas. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: PHRM 371.
PHRM 472 (12) Inpatient Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience
Application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in inpatient settings. Patient care will be provided for a wide range of therapeutic areas. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 473 (6/12) d Selected Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience
Diverse options available in such domains as patient care (various settings), research, health policy, education, and others. The available placement options will vary from year to year depending on site/preceptor availability. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 481 (2) Healthcare Quality Improvement
Builds on the foundation of patient care and management learning with knowledge about healthcare system improvement. Focuses on principles of quality measurement and quality improvement in health. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 491 (6) Experiential Rotation I Community
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience with application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve inceasingly complex drug-therapy problems in a variety of community settings. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 492 (6) Experiential Rotation II Inpatient
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience with application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in a variety of inpatient settings. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 493 (6) Experiential Rotation III Advanced Practice
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience with application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in specialized (advanced practice) settings. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 494 (6) Experiential Rotation IV Ambulatory/Primary Care
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience with application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in a variety of ambulatory or primary care settings. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 495 (6) Experiential Rotation V Community or Inpatient
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience with application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in community or inpatient settings. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 496 (8) Experiential Rotation VI Elective
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience with application of integrated problem-solving skills to resolve increasingly complex drug-therapy problems in community, inpatient, primary care, ambulatory care, or specialized (advanced practice) settings. This elective rotation requires Program Director approval. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
PHRM 499 (1) Comprehensive Examination
Assessment of skills in the clinical problem-solving process. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all other coursework

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