PSCIG 1564: Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics

Credits 3.5

This course introduces pharmacy students to the principles of biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics by exploring the relationships between physiology, mathematics, and pharmacokinetic theory and their clinical application. Students will learn how to calculate and interpret pharmacokinetic parameters; discuss and explain pharmacokinetic principles; assess factors that affect drug disposition; design and adjust drug dosage regimens; and predict and explain mechanisms involved in drug interactions.