Graduate: PhD Tutorial and Laboratory Modules

For clarification of the Tutorials and Laboratory Modules, see Ph.D. Module Guidelines.

Students: Select your Modules from the list below in consultation with your Supervisor and Supervisory Committee within the first eight (8) months of your Ph.D. program. The modules should be recorded on the Ph.D. Planned Module Sessions 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.

FacultyTutorial/Lab Topic of ModuleSpotsDates
Brands, B.Tutorial & LabThe Effects of Cannabis on Driving



Burnham, W.M.Tutorial

1) CNS Pharmacology
2) Epilepsy & Anticonvulsant Drugs



Ito, S.TutorialPediatric Pharmacogenetics OR 
Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology
Kish, S.J.TutorialWhat is the Evidence that the Amphetamines MDMA (Ecstasy) and Methamphetamine are “Toxic” to Neurons in Human Brain?1TBD
Lanctot, K.L.TutorialClinical Pharmacology4May-August
Laposa, R.TutorialStem Cells in Pharmacology and Toxicology 20Fall
Le, A.D.TutorialBehavioral Pharmacology2Flexible
Le Foll, B.TutorialPreclinical Models for Addiction8On Demand
Matthews, J.   LabThe Study of Receptor Mediated Gene Expression2-4Flexible
McPherson, J.P.LabDNA Damage Response in Pharmacology and ToxicologyUp to 6May
Meyer, J.TutorialPET Neuroimaging4November
Milgram, N.W.TutorialCognitive NeuropharmacologyTBDAnytime
Mitchell, J.A.LabEffect of Drugs on the Skeleton5Fall
Nobrega, J.N.LabVisualization and quantification of brain receptor binding and gene expression in vitro6Last week in October (3 afternoons)
Petronis, A.TutorialEpigenomics of Complex Disease10+Anytime
Ramsey, A.TutorialRodent Behaviors Used to Model Psychiatric Disease3 per tutorialApril
Riddick, D.S.Tutorial
Historical Landmarks in Drug Metabolism 
Drug Resistance in Cancer Chemotherapy
Salahpour, A.Tutorial + LabBioluminescence Resonance Energy Transfer (BRET)manyOngoing
Salahpour, A.Tutorial + LabBehavioural PharmacologymanyOngoing
Schapira, M.Tutorial + LabComputer-assisted drug design1-2Ongoing
Schimmer, B.P.TutorialDiseases of the Adrenal Cortex and their Pharmacological Management
Pioneers and Classic Papers in Pharmacology
Swardfager, W.TutorialClinical Neuropharmacology of Cognitive Disorders4-6May-Aug
Tyndale, R.F.LabPharmacogenetics4June
Warsh, J.J.Tutorial + Lab Neural Precursor and induced Pluripotent Stem Cells for Modeling Cellular Pathophysiology of Psychiatric Disorders and Drug Discovery2Spring
Wells, P.G.TutorialChemical Teratogenesis1Jan-May
Wong, A.TutorialClinical Psychopharmacology1-2Flexible/Ongoing
Woodland, C.TutorialPrinciples and Topics in Toxicology4Spring/Summer
Zawertailo, L.TutorialClinical Research in Addiction2-4Flexible