Pharmacy - Pharmacology-Toxicology-and-Biochemistry-

  • Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Pharmacy
  • Department: Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Program Description

The PhD Program consists of a total of 40 Credit Hours divided as follows:

Specialized Elective Courses: 18 Credit Hours

Thesis: 22 Credit Hours

All specialized Elective Courses are selected in accordance to the field of specialization.

The diversity of pharmacy domains is one of its chief strengths, and in diversity lies the opportunity. In Lebanon, the vast majority of pharmacists practice in the community, pharmaceutical industries or hospital pharmacies. The remainder follow one or another of the special fields. The opportunity for success in any of these fields is wide open for men and women with ability, education and imagination.

Career opportunities for pharmacy graduates are:

  1.  Academic pharmacist
  2.  Clinical Pharmacist
  3.  Community Pharmacist
  4.  Hospital Pharmacist
  5.  Regulatory affairs Pharmacist
  6.  Industrial Pharmacist
  7.  Pharmacovigilance
  8.  Research and development
  9.  Clinical researcher
  10.  Medical Liaison
  11.  Market access
  12.  Marketing
  13.  Sales
  14.  Pharmacy Inspector

Study Plan:

PhD Specialized Elective Courses (PHDS)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
PHAR801 Research Project 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR828 Advanced Biochemistry 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR829 Advanced Selected Topics Related To The Point Of Research 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR830 Cell Signaling 2 (2Lec) PHDS
PHAR831 Advanced Topics In Neuropharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR832 Protein Structure And Function 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR833 Physiological And Biochemical Bases Of Human Nutrition 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR834 Departmental Seminar And Journal 1 (1Lec) PHDS
PHAR835 Steroid Hormones 2 (2Lec) PHDS
PHAR836 Advanced Biochemical Techniques 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR843 Advanced Topics In Experimental Pharmacology 3 (2Lec, 1Lab) PHDS
PHAR844 Advanced Topics In Molecular Pharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR845 Advanced Topics In Immunopharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR846 Advanced Topics In Pharmacogenetics And Pharmacogenomics 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR847 Research Topics In Cardiovascular And Renal Pharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR848 Research Topics In Neuromuscular Pharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR849 Research Topics In Cns Pharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS
PHAR850 Research Topics In GIT Pharmacology 3 (3 lec.) PHDS