Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Clinton Chichester, Ph.D, Interim Department Chair
Located in Suite 245 on Level 2 of the Pharmacy building
The Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences offers M.S. and Ph.D.Pharmaceutical Sciences degrees with the following specializations:
- Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
- Pharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
- Pharmacology and Toxicology
A number of interdisciplinary as well as specialized courses are built into the curriculum to prepare the students for diverse career opportunities in industry, academia, and government agencies.
The department is well funded by both the National Institutes of Health and the pharmaceutical industry, and it houses a core research facility with state-of-the-art research equipment. Faculty research interests are described under the departmental faculty listing.