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2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHRM 768 - Geriatric Pharmacotherapy

Prerequisites, PHRM 501 PHRM 511 PHRM 531 PHRM 622 PHRM 622L PHRM 631 PHRM 641 , doctor of pharmacy major. This course is designed to bring awareness of the spectrum of healthcare needs of the elderly with a focus on pharmacotherapy in the aging population. Focus of the course will be on understanding how aging changes drug pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics, choosing appropriate therapy in response to common geriatric conditions, adapting communication strategies, promoting wellness, and preventing poor outcomes. (Offered every year.) 1 credit