College of Pharmacy

7 Greenhouse Road Kingston, RI 02881 – Office: 401.874.2761 Fax: 401.874.2181

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Academic Programs

Graduate Programs in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Specialization in Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy

In this specialization, you will study drug discovery and delivery through synthesis, mechanism, modeling, screening, isolation of natural products from plant and marine sources.

Focus areas include: cancer, HIV, stroke, nanotechnology, brain drugs, antibiotics, drug resistance, herbal medicine, bioinformatics, peptide synthesis; and DNA damage, mutation and repair.

Degree Requirements


Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy Faculty


Coordinator INBRE and Professor

Office: 495E Lab: 450

401.874.5024 –



Office: 495L Lab: 470

401.874.7061 –


BPS Department Chair and Professor

Office: 495C Lab: 430

401.874.9228 –


Associate Professor

Office: 495B Lab: 440

401.874.9367 –

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