The Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology offers graduate programs leading to the degrees of
Master of Science and
Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacology. Faculty conduct research in the following areas:
biochemical and molecular pharmacology
drug metabolism, distribution, and pharmacokinetics
second messengers and signal transduction
All MSc and PhD students are expected to undertake self-directed study and to demonstrate proficiency in pharmacological principles throughout the course of their graduate program.
Students may also be interested in the combined degree program in Medicine, Doctor of / Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD).
See video "Explore Graduate Programs at the Faculty of Medicine"
Pharmacology—MSc (thesis-based), MSc (Applied Clinical Pharmacology), MD/PhD, PhD