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Top PHAR 201 PHARMACY ORIENTATION (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Career opportunities in pharmacy including community and institutional practice, government, and industry. Discussion of available educational pathways. Open to non-pharmacy students. Graded P/N.

Top PHAR 210 TERMINOLOGY OF THE HEALTH SCIENCES (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Provides the student in any of the health science disciplines or pre-professional studies with a working knowledge of the terminology used in the health sciences. Open to non-pharmacy students.

Top PHAR 401 RESEARCH (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 403 THESIS (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 405 READING & CONFERENCE (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 407 SEMINAR (1-16) 
One-credit section. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top PHAR 501 RESEARCH (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 503 THESIS (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 999 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 505 READING & CONFERENCE (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 507 SEMINAR (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
One-credit section. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top PHAR 525 FOUNDATIONS OF DRUG ACTION I (3) 
Introductory course presenting actions of chemicals on physiological systems. Concepts encompass drug absorption and distribution, drug design and characterization of drug interactions with specialized cellular components, and drug biotransformation or excretion.

Top PHAR 526 FOUNDATIONS OF DRUG ACTION III (3) 
Drug actions in the autonomic nervous system (ANS) provide a template for understanding drug actions throughout the body. This course provides a complete consideration of pharmacologic and medicinal chemistry principles as they relate to drug interactions with the ANS. Treatment options for selected diseases that respond to drugs acting on the ANS are also addressed.

Top PHAR 527 FOUNDATIONS OF DRUG ACTION II (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introductory course presenting actions of chemicals on physiological systems. Concepts encompass drug activation of biological response via biochemical or molecular transduction mechanisms, pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics, and drug-induced toxicities.

Top PHAR 537 BIOORGANIC CHEMISTRY (3)  Offered in current or future terms
A contemporary treatment of the chemistry, enzymology and molecular genetics techniques used in studying major natural products biosynthesis pathways in nature. Offered alternate years. PREREQS: CH 530 and CH 531 and CH 535. BB 590, BB 591, BB 592 are recommended.

Top PHAR 563 CANCER AND CHEMOPREVENTION (2)  Offered in current or future terms
A summary of mechanisms of cancer progression, how cancer is detected, and introduction to chemoprevention using targeted therapy and alternative medicine. PREREQS: (BB 451 or BB 551) and BI 314 and (BI 460 or BI 560) or equivalent courses or second year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 571 EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH TO BIOPHARMACEUTICS (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Experimental protocol, rationale, and procedures in clinical pharmacokinetic, pharmacokinetic, and biopharmaceutical experiments. PREREQS: PHAR 750

Top PHAR 572 APPLIED BIOPHARMACEUTICS AND PHARMACOKINETICS (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Pharmacokinetics and bioavailability of drugs in clinical care, including changing disease states. PREREQS: Graduate standing.

Top PHAR 573 CURRENT TOPICS IN PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES (1-3)  Offered in current or future terms
Critical evaluation of contemporary pharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics research articles. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 9 credits.

Top PHAR 574 NANOMEDICINE (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to the interdisciplinary field of nanomedicine, the use of nanoscale (1-100 nm) phenomena and materials in biomedical applications. Reviews the basic principles of nanotechnology relevant to areas such as diagnostic/molecular imaging, drug delivery, and other novel therapeutics. Topics will be described through both survey of historical developments and the latest scientific developments in the field of nanomedicine. PREREQS: Graduate student standing in Pharmaceutical Sciences program.

Top PHAR 591 PHARMACOLOGY I (5)  Offered in current or future terms
Principles of pharmacology; molecular, cellular, and physiologic mechanisms of drug action; pharmacological rationale for therapeutic and toxicologic treatment outcomes. PREREQS: Graduate standing and instructor permission.

Top PHAR 592 PHARMACOLOGY II (5)  Offered in current or future terms
Principles of pharmacology; molecular, cellular, and physiologic mechanisms of drug action; pharmacologic rationale for therapeutic and toxicologic treatment outcomes. PREREQS: Graduate standing and instructor permission.

Top PHAR 593 PHARMACOLOGY III (5)  Offered in current or future terms
Principles of pharmacology; molecular, cellular, and physiologic mechanisms of drug action; pharmacologic rationale for therapeutic and toxicologic treatment outcomes. PREREQS: Graduate standing and instructor permission.

Top PHAR 601 RESEARCH (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 99 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 603 THESIS (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 999 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 605 READING AND CONFERENCE (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 606 PROJECTS (1-16) 
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top PHAR 669 INTRODUCTION TO GRANT PROPOSAL WRITING (1)  Offered in current or future terms
To introduce students to the fundamentals of writing grant proposals to the National Institute of Health (NIH), different funding mechanisms, as well as the grant reviewing process. CROSSLISTED as VMB 669. PREREQS: Status as a student in a graduate or professional program.

Top PHAR 699 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES (3)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 99 credits.

Top PHAR 701 RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP (1-8)  Offered in current or future terms
Research conducted by professional pharmacy students under faculty supervision. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 12 credits.

Top PHAR 703 THESIS (1-8) 
Independent study and analysis that culminates in a thesis. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 999 credits.

Top PHAR 705 READING AND CONFERENCE (1-8)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 12 credits.

Top PHAR 706 INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH DISPARITIES (2) 
An examination of the multifaceted issue of health disparities in the U.S. healthcare system. Marginalized groups with disparities based upon racial/ethnic, gender, sexual preference and identity, disability, physical and mental health, geography and socioeconomics will be examined at the individual, systematic, and institutional levels. PREREQS: PHAR 707

Top PHAR 707 CAREER PERSPECTIVES AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Students will explore the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities in order to support professional role formation and ongoing professional development. Students will practice skills related to identifying personal strengths and weaknesses, building self-awareness, creating and maintaining a robust professional development plan, communicating professionally in written and oral formats, participating as a team leader and team member, as well as fine-tuning relationship building skills. PREREQS: First-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 708 INTRODUCTORY PHARMACY PRACTICE EXPERIENCES: COMMUNITY CARE I (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Students engage in on-site experience in community pharmacy. Learning is focused on understanding the scope of practice and roles of pharmacy personnel, while demonstrating skills related to safe and legal drug procurement and distribution in the community setting. Students observe patient counseling, develop foundational expertise in OTC and prescription drug products, and conduct medication reviews to identify drug-related problems. In-class patient case discussions are coordinated with patient care topics in other first-year courses and explore legal, ethical and culturally sensitive decision-making. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Oregon pharmacy intern license, PHAR 707. COREQS: PHAR 721 and PHAR 728

Top PHAR 709 INTRODUCTORY PHARMACY PRACTICE EXPERIENCES: COMMUNITY CARE II (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Students engage in on-site experience in community pharmacy. Learning is focused on understanding the scope of practice and roles of pharmacy personnel, while demonstrating skills related to safe and legal drug procurement and distribution in the community setting. Students observe patient counseling, develop foundational expertise in OTC and prescription drug products, and conduct medication reviews to identify drug-related problems. In-class patient case discussions are coordinated with patient care topics in other first-year courses and explore legal, ethical and culturally sensitive decision-making. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Oregon Pharmacy Intern Licence and PHAR 708. COREQS: PHAR 712 and 714 and 722.

Top PHAR 712 FOUNDATIONS OF PATIENT SAFETY AND INTERPROFESSIONAL PRACTICE (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Techniques, best practices and opportunities for improving patient safety through interprofessional teamwork. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Admission to PharmD program.

Top PHAR 713 SPANISH FOR PHARMACY PROFESSIONALS (2)  Offered in current or future terms
For the pharmacy professional with little or no Spanish language background (those with some Spanish language skills would find it beneficial). The course is presented in a video format with in-class facilitator for discussion. Provides basic Spanish grammar instruction but the focus will be on vocabulary and communication in a community pharmacy environment.

Top PHAR 714 COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Covers vitamins and microminerals and their role in biochemical processes, maintaining health and preventing disease. The course also covers the etiology of obesity and treatment modalities. The course builds upon the general background of students in biochemistry and physiology to provide a common baseline of knowledge and allow for integration of concepts required to understand preventive medicine. PREREQS: PHAR 729 and PHAR 735

Top PHAR 715 PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE (2) 
Examines the issue of prescription drug abuse among the general population. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Current standing in PharmD program.

Top PHAR 716 HEALTHCARE CHALLENGES FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Students develop an understanding of healthcare challenges faced by persons with physical and mental disabilities. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 2 credits.

Top PHAR 717 SENIOR CARE PHARMACY (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Provides an overview of senior care pharmacy practice including an introduction to the senior patient, the senior care healthcare environment, medication-related problems in the elderly, the role of the pharmacist as a member of the interdisciplinary senior healthcare team, and employment opportunities in senior care pharmacy. Graded P/N. PREREQS: First-year professional standing in the College of Pharmacy and PHAR 723 and PHAR 735 and PHAR 739

Top PHAR 718 NATURAL PRODUCT DRUG DEVELOPMENT (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Overview of the process of drug development, with an emphasis on natural product sources of lead components. Top-selling and mainstay drugs will be researched in literature assignments and discussed to illustrate historical and current drug development paradigms. In addition, future approaches to drug discovery and paradigm shifts to incorporate concepts such as network pharmacology will be explored. PREREQS: Second-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 719 POISONS AND TOXINS (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Covers many different types of substances, including common household poisons, poisonous plants and mushrooms, toxic gases/metals, shellfish toxins, and other natural toxins. Aspects of the chemistry and pharmacology of the poisons, antidotes/treatments, and occasional case studies will be covered. Historical examples and current events will also be incorporated into the course materials. PREREQS: PHAR 735

Top PHAR 720 PHARMACY PRACTICE I-PRINCIPLES OF INTEGRATED PATIENT CARE (4)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Pathophysiology of common conditions, self-care therapeutics, clinical data collection and documentation, prescription drug information and education, patient counseling skills, basic pharmacy calculations. PREREQS: First-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 721 PHARMACY PRACTICE II (3)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Interviewing skills; patient drug, education; nonprescription drugs. PREREQS: PHAR 720. COREQS: PHAR 724 and PHAR 730.

Top PHAR 722 PHARMACY PRACTICE III: PRINCIPLES OF INTEGRATED PATIENT CARE (4)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Pharmacy Practice III continues the progression of topics introduced in Pharmacy Practice I and II. Patient interview and assessment techniques, communication skills, nonprescription products, and compounding techniques are emphasized in the lab. Lec/lab. PREREQS: PharmD student status

Top PHAR 726 PRINCIPLES OF EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE II: DRUG LIT EVAL (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Students will learn to critique and evaluate health-related scientific journal articles using valid established techniques. PREREQS: Second-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 728 PHARMACY LAW (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduces the student to the federal and state agencies and regulations that govern pharmacy practice and provides students with foundational knowledge and skills to comply with state and federal regulations. Emphasis will be on regulations from the Food and Drug Administration, Drug Enforcement Administration, and Oregon Board of Pharmacy.

Top PHAR 729 PRINCIPLES OF EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE I: INFORMATION SCIENCE (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Students will learn to identify appropriate information resources and will systematically collect, arrange, and analyze pertinent information related to a particular patient or drug product problem. PREREQS: First-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 733 PHARMACEUTICS I (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Students develop an in-depth understanding of drug dosage formulation concepts to optimize drug therapy. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: BB 490 and PHAR 735 and first-year standing in PharmD program.

Top PHAR 734 PHARMACEUTICS II (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Preformulation and formulation factors affecting the development, production and use of pharmaceutical dosage forms, including ingredients in, and physical, chemical, and biological properties affecting storage, stability, and handling of dosage forms. Lec/lab. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: (PHAR 733 and PHAR 735)

Top PHAR 735 FOUNDATIONS OF DRUG ACTION I (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introductory course into actions of chemicals on physiological systems. Concepts encompass drug absorption and distribution, drug design and characterization of drug interactions with specialized cellular components, drug activation of biological response via biochemical or molecular transduction mechanisms, drug-induced toxicities and drug biotransformation or excretion. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: First-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 736 FOUNDATIONS II: AUTONOMIC DRUG ACTIONS (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Drug actions in the autonomic nervous system (ANS) provide a template for understanding drug actions throughout biological systems. Provides a complete consideration of pharmacologic and medicinal chemistry principles as they relate to drug interactions with the ANS. Treatment options for selected diseases that respond to drugs acting on the ANS are also addressed. PREREQS: PHAR 729 and PHAR 735. COREQS: BB 491.

Top PHAR 737 FOUNDATIONS OF DRUG ACTION II (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introductory course presenting actions of chemicals on physiological systems. Concepts encompass drug activation of biological response via biochemical or molecular transduction mechanisms, pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics, and drug-induced toxicities. Approved for graduate credit. PREREQS: PHAR 735 and PharmD program admission

Top PHAR 738 HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS I (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Examination of the U.S. healthcare industry and how it relates to pharmacy. Emphasis is given to changing relationships between healthcare systems, patients, providers of care, hospitals, insurers, employers and the government. PREREQS: PHAR 707 and PHAR 729.

Top PHAR 739 HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS II (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Examination of the U.S. healthcare industry and the public healthcare system, as they relate to pharmacy. Emphasis is given to changing relationships between healthcare systems, patients, providers of care, hospitals, insurers, employers and the government. PREREQS: PHAR 728 and PHAR 738

Top PHAR 740 PHARMACY PRACTICE IV (3)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Basic physical assessment skills and identification of therapeutic endpoints and monitoring parameters for drugs presented in the medicinal chemistry/pharmacology sequence. Students will gain experience in basic physical assessment skills, interviewing skills, history taking, organizing pharmacy notes, and documenting information. Lec/lab. PREREQS: PHAR 722 and PHAR 725 and PHAR 729 and PHAR 734 and PHAR 735. COREQS: PHAR 743 and PHAR 752

Top PHAR 741 PHARMACY PRACTICE V (3)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Basic physical assessment skills and identification of therapeutic endpoints and monitoring parameters for drugs presented in the medicinal chemistry/pharmacology sequence. Students will gain experience in basic physical assessment skills, interviewing skills, history taking, organizing pharmacy notes, and documenting information. Lec/lab. PREREQS: PHAR 740. COREQS: PHAR 744 and PHAR 753

Top PHAR 742 PHARMACY PRACTICE VI (3)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Basic physical assessment skills and identification of therapeutic endpoints and monitoring parameters for drugs presented in the medicinal chemistry/pharmacology sequence. Students will gain experience in basic physical assessment skills, interviewing skills, history taking, organizing pharmacy notes, and documenting information. Lec/lab. PREREQS: PHAR 741. COREQS: PHAR 745 and PHAR 754

Top PHAR 743 INTRODUCTORY PRACTICE EXPERIENCES: COMMUNITY CARE II (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Students are assigned to community, institutional and ambulatory care pharmacy settings, and experiences emphasize topics and communication methods covered in the corresponding pharmacy practice course. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Oregon pharmacy intern license required. COREQS: PHAR 740, PHAR 752

Top PHAR 744 INTRODUCTORY PRACTICE EXPERIENCES: AMBULATORY CARE I (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Students are assigned to institutional or ambulatory care pharmacy settings, and experiences emphasize topics and communication methods covered in the corresponding pharmacy practice course. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Oregon pharmacy intern license required. COREQS: PHAR 741 and PHAR 753

Top PHAR 745 INTRODUCTORY PRACTICE EXPERIENCES: AMBULATORY CARE II (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Students are assigned to institutional or ambulatory care pharmacy settings, and experiences emphasize topics and communication methods covered in the corresponding pharmacy practice course. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Oregon pharmacy intern license required. COREQS: PHAR 742 and PHAR 754.

Top PHAR 746 PHARMACY MANAGEMENT (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Concepts, principles and fundamentals of pharmacy financial and personnel management. Approved for use on a graduate program of study.

Top PHAR 747 INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND THEIR TREATMENTS (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to infectious disease processes and antimicrobial agents, including general clinical microbiology, and structure and mechanism of action of anti-bacterials, anti-virals, anti-fungals, and anti-parasitic agents. PREREQS: Upper-level biochemistry and PharmD program admission.

Top PHAR 748 DRUG ACTIONS IN IMMUNOLOGY AND INFLAMMATION (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Review of foundational concepts in immunology, inflammation and tissue repair; and modification of these processes therapeutically through an understanding and application of anti-inflammatory agents and immune system modulators. PREREQS: PharmD program admission

Top PHAR 750 PHARMACOKINETICS/BIOPHARMACEUTICS (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Pharmacokinetics and bioavailability of drugs in clinical care, including changing disease states. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: PHAR 734 and PHAR 735 and/or graduate standing in Pharmaceutical Sciences. COREQS: PHAR 752

Top PHAR 751 BIOPHARMACEUTICS (3) 
Preformulation and formulation factors affecting physiological outcomes in terms of bioavailability and drug product selection. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: PHAR 734. COREQS: PHAR 753

Top PHAR 752 INTEGRATED DRUG STRUCTURE, ACTION, AND THERAPEUTICS I (7)  Offered in current or future terms
Drug therapy of central nervous system disorders; molecular, cellular and physiologic basis of drug action; chemical and physical properties affecting drug metabolism, action and toxicities; treatment options; patient and disease-specific therapeutic considerations. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: Second-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 753 INTEGRATED DRUG STRUCTURE, ACTION AND THERAPEUTICS II (7)  Offered in current or future terms
Pulmonary, renal, gastrointestinal, and cardiovascular disorders. Drug therapy of pulmonary and cardiovascular disorders; molecular, cellular and physiologic basis of drug action; chemical and physical properties affecting drug metabolism, action and toxicities; treatment options; patient and disease-specific therapeutic considerations. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: Second-year standing in the PharmD program. PHAR 752

Top PHAR 754 INTEGRATED DRUG STRUCTURE, ACTION AND THERAPEUTICS III (6)  Offered in current or future terms
Drug therapy of endocrine disorders, and men's and women's health issues; molecular, cellular and physiologic basis of drug action; chemical and physical properties affecting drug metabolism, action and toxicities; treatment options; patient and disease-specific therapeutic considerations. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: PHAR 753 and second-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 759 INTRODUCTION TO PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND THERAPEUTICS (3) 
Introduction to the pathophysiologic basis of disease and drug therapy management. PREREQS: Second year standing in the PharmD program. COREQS: PHAR 754.

Top PHAR 760 TRANSITIONAL CLERKSHIP (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised introductory professional education in a variety of health care settings. Emphasis will be on gaining familiarity with the provision of clinical pharmacy services and the patients, health care providers, and administrative procedures of the clinical site. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 6 credits. PREREQS: Oregon pharmacy intern license required. COREQS: PHAR 764 and PHAR 765 and PHAR 766

Top PHAR 761 ADVANCED INTEGRATED DRUG THERAPY I (8)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Pathophysiologic basis of disease and drug therapy management. PREREQS: Third-year standing in the PharmD program. COREQS: PHAR 764 and PHAR 770

Top PHAR 762 ADVANCED INTEGRATED DRUG THERAPY II (8)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Pathophysiologic basis of disease and drug therapy management. PREREQS: Third-year standing in the PharmD program. COREQS: PHAR 764 and PHAR 770

Top PHAR 763 PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND THERAPEUTICS III (7) 
Pathophysiologic basis of disease and drug therapy management. PREREQS: PHAR 762. COREQS: PHAR 766 and PHAR 774

Top PHAR 764 PHARMACY PRACTICE VII (3)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Development of skills for advanced drug therapy problem identification, assessment, and plan resolution for patients with diseases discussed in PHAR 761, PHAR 762, PHAR 763. Students will integrate interviewing, physical assessment, and problem-solving to identify, assess, and resolve drug therapy problems, and communicate findings in SOAP notes, care plans, and case presentations. PREREQS: PHAR 740 and PHAR 741 and PHAR 742 and third-year standing in the PharmD program. COREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 761 and PHAR 770

Top PHAR 765 PHARMACY PRACTICE VIII (3)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Development of skills for advanced drug therapy problem identification, assessment, and plan resolution for patients with diseases discussed in PHAR 761, PHAR 762, PHAR 763. Students will integrate interviewing, physical assessment, and problem-solving to identify, assess, and resolve drug therapy problems, and communicate findings in SOAP notes, care plans, and case presentations. PREREQS: PHAR 761 and PHAR 764. COREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 762 and PHAR 771

Top PHAR 766 PHARMACY PRACTICE IX (3) 
Development of skills for advanced drug therapy problem identification, assessment, and plan resolution for patients with diseases discussed in PHAR 761, PHAR 762, PHAR 763. Students will integrate interviewing, physical assessment, and problem-solving to identify, assess, and resolve drug therapy problems, and communicate findings in SOAP notes, care plans, and case presentations. Lec/lab/rec. PREREQS: PHAR 762 and PHAR 765. COREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 772

Top PHAR 767 PRE-APPE READINESS AND COMPLEX CASE ANALYSIS (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Confidence and competence needed for advanced practice settings are enhanced utilizing a mixture of benchmark assessment tools and small case discussions of complex patient cases. The focus is to assure readiness to integrate into inter-professional collaborative health care settings and serve diverse patient populations. Knowledge, skills, attitudes, and professional values are assessed and developed. Formative and summative feedback delivered through faculty, peer and self-evaluation help guide student preparation for advanced experiences and life-long learning. Graded P/N. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 762 and PHAR 765 and PHAR 773

Top PHAR 768 APPLIED LAW AND ETHICS (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Student understanding of pharmacy law is assessed, and discussed in the context of pharmacists’ ability to properly respond when legal concepts may not align with ethical decision making in a health profession. Students will apply a framework for ethical decision-making and identify personal strategies to maintain currency in pharmacy law and applied ethical decision making. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 762 and PHAR 765 and PHAR 773

Top PHAR 770 ADVANCED PHARMACOKINETICS (4)  Offered in current or future terms
A physiologic approach to understanding advanced pharmacokinetic principles. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: PHAR 750 and PHAR 751 and third-year standing in the PharmD program

Top PHAR 774 PRINCIPLES OF EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE IV: DRUG POLICY (3)  Offered in current or future terms
This three-credit course will cover a variety of topics related to drug policy and drug use management. Population-based strategies to improve drug use will be emphasized along with developing an evidence-based process for evaluating new drugs. A major course project, evaluating a new drug, will focus on application of principles taught in this and previous courses. PREREQS: PHAR 773

Top PHAR 775 PROFESSIONAL TRANSITIONS (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Professional pharmacy students are directed in preparations for transition to postgraduate educational opportunities or entry-level pharmacist positions. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Fourth-year standing in the PharmD program.

Top PHAR 776 PHARMA-CSI (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Application of PK, PD, and P'genomic concepts, principles, and equations in computer workshops to solve drug therapy misadventures. Approved for use on a graduate program of study. PREREQS: PHAR 770; third-year standing in the PharmD program or permission of instructor.

Top PHAR 777 ACUTE MEDICAL EMERGENCIES (2) 
Drug therapy management in the critically ill patient. Graded P/N. PREREQS: PHAR 762

Top PHAR 778 ADVANCED ADULT MEDICINE (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Adult medicine elective utilizes actual patient cases to enhance knowledge of pharmacy and the pharmacologic basis of therapeutics in the setting of adult medicine, emphasizing application or current guidelines and major clinical trials for commonly encountered disease states. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Third-year standing in PharmD program and PHAR 761 and PHAR 762 and PHAR 764 and PHAR 765.

Top PHAR 780 COMMUNITY PHARMACY CLERKSHIP (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised advanced professional education in ambulatory care pharmacy practice environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of direct and indirect pharmaceutical patient care and direct interactions with other health care professionals. Students will evaluate, assess and monitor pharmacotherapy of acute and chronic diseases in addition to providing drug information. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 32 credits. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 766 and PHAR 772 and PHAR 774 and Oregon pharmacy intern license and current CPR certification and College of Pharmacy immunization documentation.

Top PHAR 785 AMBULATORY PRIMARY CARE CLERKSHIP (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised advanced professional education in ambulatory care pharmacy practice environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of direct and indirect pharmaceutical patient care and direct interactions with other health care professionals. Students will evaluate, assess and monitor pharmacotherapy of acute and chronic diseases in addition to providing drug information to patients and health care professionals. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 32 credits. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 766 and PHAR 772 and PHAR 774 and Oregon pharmacy intern license and current CPR certification and College of Pharmacy immunization documentation.

Top PHAR 790 GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE CLERKSHIP (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised advanced professional education located in internal medicine inpatient pharmacy practice environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences to direct and indirect pharmaceutical patient care and direct interactions with other health care professionals. Students will evaluate, assess, and monitor pharmacotherapy involved in a wide variety of acute and chronic diseases. In addition, students will provide drug information to other health care professionals and patients. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 32 credits. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 766 and PHAR 772 and PHAR 774 and Oregon pharmacy intern license and current CPR certification and College of Pharmacy immunization documentation.

Top PHAR 792 HOSPITAL/HEALTH SYSTEMS PATIENT CARE CLERKSHIP (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised advanced professional education located in various hospital or health care systems patient care-oriented settings. Emphasis is placed on application of pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacotherapy to patient care. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 24 credits. PREREQS: Oregon Pharmacy Intern License and current CPR certification and fourth year standing in the pharmacy professional program and College of Pharmacy immunization documentation.

Top PHAR 795 PATIENT CARE ELECTIVE CLERKSHIP (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised advanced professional education located in various patient care-oriented settings. Emphasis is placed on the application of pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacotherapy to direct and indirect pharmaceutical care. Specialties include but are not limited to geriatrics, pediatrics, infectious disease, oncology, general patient care, nutrition support, nuclear pharmacy, home infusion, critical care, anticoagulation, pain management, etc. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 24 credits. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 766 and PHAR 772 and PHAR 774 and Oregon pharmacy intern license and current CPR certification and College of Pharmacy immunization documentation.

Top PHAR 797 ELECTIVE CLERKSHIP (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Supervised advanced professional education located in various pharmacy-oriented settings. Emphasis is placed on the application of pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacotherapy to a variety of environments involving pharmacy. Specialties include but are not limited to managed care, drug information, administration, pharmaceutical research, pharmaceutical industry, professional pharmacy organizations, etc. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 24 credits. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 766 and PHAR 772 and PHAR 774 and Oregon pharmacy intern license and current CPR certification and College of Pharmacy immunization documentation.

Top PHAR 798 PHARMACY HEALTH ADMINISTRATION (8)  Offered in current or future terms
Provides students the opportunity to integrate and apply leadership and business principles necessary to operate and manage a pharmacy business or department in a diverse organizational environment. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: PHAR 760 and PHAR 763 and PHAR 766 and PHAR 772 and PHAR 774 and Oregon Pharmacy Intern License, current CPR certification, College of Pharmacy immunization documentation, reading and understanding the Advanced Experiential Manual.

Top PHAR 799 SELECTED TOPICS (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

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