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|NUPH 530 - Applied Nuclear Pharmacy|
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|NUPH 530 - Applied Nuclear Pharmacy
Information current as of 11:55 PM on August 11, 2020.
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Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: NUPH 414
Syllabus: click here
Information on pharmaceutical products used exclusively in the practice of nuclear medicine. Duties and responsibilities of a pharmacist in the handling of radiopharmaceuticals are covered. Laboratories complement the lecture presentation.Instructor's description:
1. Assist students in developing a basic understanding of principles underlying the practice of nuclear pharmacy and nuclear medicine, including: � Drug design and development � Essentials of radiopharmaceutical chemistry � Clinical applications and problems
2. Provide hands-on laboratory experiences that help prepare student for practice in a nuclear pharmacy.
� Students well-prepared for nuclear pharmacy internships, clinical clerkships, and entry into this professional practice.
� Students will have background for Board Certification in Nuclear Pharmacy after required practice experience.
� Students entering other practice settings will have sound understanding of diagnostic nuclear medicine and its role in patient management.
Instructor: Kara Duncan Weatherman
Teaching Assistants: Shane Nicholas Branscum, Kimberly Rosete Gomez, Michael Thomas Wood