Graduate: PhD Tutorial and Laboratory Modules

For clarification of the Tutorials and Laboratory Modules, see PDF iconPhD Module Guidelines.pdf (144.23 KB) 

Students: Select your Modules from the list below in consultation with your Supervisor and Supervisory Committee within the first eight (8) months of your PhD program.  The modules should be recorded on a "PDF iconPhD Planned Module Sessions.pdf (11.98 KB)" form and submitted to the Pharmacology Graduate Office.  

Written approval from both your Supervisor and the Graduate Coordinator is required prior to undertaking any tutorial/module.

Faculty Tutorial/Lab  Topic of Module Spots Dates
Brands, B. Tutorial & Lab The Effects of Cannabis on Driving



Burnham, W.M. Tutorial

1) CNS Pharmacology
2) Epilepsy & Anticonvulsant Drugs



Ito, S. Tutorial Pediatric Pharmacogenetics OR 
Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology
Kish, S.J. Tutorial What is the Evidence that the Amphetamines MDMA (Ecstasy) and Methamphetamine are “Toxic” to Neurons in Human Brain? 1 TBD
Lanctot, K.L. Tutorial Clinical Pharmacology 4 TBD
Laposa, R. Tutorial Stem Cells in Pharmacology and Toxicology  20 Fall
Le, A.D. Tutorial Behavioral Pharmacology 2 Flexible
Le Foll, B. Tutorial Preclinical Models for Addiction 8 On Demand
Matthews, J.    Lab The Study of Receptor Mediated Gene Expression 2-4 Flexible
McPherson, J.P. Lab DNA Damage Response in Pharmacology and Toxicology Up to 6 May 2015
Meyer, J. Tutorial PET Neuroimaging 4 November
Milgram, N.W. Tutorial Cognitive Neuropharmacology TBD Anytime
Mitchell, J.A. Lab Effect of Drugs on the Skeleton 5 November 2014
Nobrega, J.N. Lab Visualization and quantification of brain receptor binding and gene expression in vitro 6 Last week in October (3 after-noons)
O'Brien, P.J. Lab Oxidative Stress Drug Toxicity 2 TBA
Petronis, A. Tutorial Epigenomics of Complex Disease 10+ Anytime
Ramsey, A. Tutorial Rodent Behaviors Used to Model Psychiatric Disease 3 per tutorial  
Riddick, D.S. Tutorial
Historical Landmarks in Drug Metabolism 
Drug Reistance in Cancer Chemotherapy
March 2015
May 2015
Salahpour, A. Tutorial + Lab Bioluminescence Resonance Energy Transfer (BRET) 5 November 2014
Schimmer, B.P. Tutorial Diseases of the Adrenal Cortex and their Pharmacological Management
Pioneers and Classic Papers in Pharmacology
4-6 May
Semple, J.W. Lab Flow Cytometry: Principles and Lab Assignment 15 TBA
Tyndale, R.F. Lab Pharmacogenetics 4 June
Warsh, J.J. Tutorial + Lab  Neural Precursor and induced Pluripotent Stem Cells for Modeling Cellular Pathophysiology of Psychiatric Disorders and Drug Discovery 2 Spring
Wells, P.G. Tutorial Chemical Teratogenesis 1 Jan-May
Wong, A. Tutorial Clinical Psychopharmacology 1-2 Flexible/Ongoing
Woodland, C. Tutorial Principles and Topics in Toxicology 4 Spring/Summer
Zack, M. Tutorial Cognitive assessment of Psychoactive Drugs in Humans 4 Winter 2014
Spring 2015
Zawertailo, L. Tutorial Clinical Research in Addiction 2-4 Flexible


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