Master’s Degree in Pharmaceutical Toxicology (Master’s Degree in Pharmaceutical Toxicology)
Owner/Developer: Ege University
01 January 1982
Department of Pharmaceutical Toxicology, which was established in 1982 in the Faculty of Pharmacy of Ege University, exist under Division of Pharmacy Profession Sciences. Theoretical and practical education and training is being given at undergraduate, master and PhD level at the department. To date, 12 master and 2 PhD. degrees were given. The research topics are: Systemic toxicity studies of various drugs and herbal extracts in animals, Oxidative stress, DNA damage, cytotoxicty, Occupational and environmental toxicology, Characterization of reactive intermediates formed from drugs upon biotransformation and establishing their possible relations with adverse drug reactions, In vitro and in vivo investigation of potential estrogenicity of herbal and/or chemical mixtures.
Hands-on training, Lecture
The applicants who hold a Bachelor's Degree and willing to enroll in the Master's programme may apply to the Directorate of the Graduate School with the documents: 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55. 2-English proficiency (at least 70 out of 100 from the Profiency Exam conducted by Ege University Foreign Language Department, or at least 50 out of 100 from ÜDS (University Language Examination conducted by OSYM) or TOEFL or IELTS score equivalent to UDS score of 50.
In vitro methods
Partial coverage (e.g. a module)
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In Pharmaceutical Toxicology Graduate Program students about basic concept and principles of toxicology, toxicity tests, toxicological analysis methods, drug-drug interaction, biochemical toxicology, food and metals toxicity have specific information or accessing this information to ensure and do research and this research aims to use different areas for the benefit of human health.
Key Learning Outcomes
1 To have comprehensive and up to date toxicology knowledge
2 To be able to reach to scientific literature and toxicology information
3 To be capable of performing basic research and presentation
4 Ability to translate interactions between chemical and phyical agents (ionizing radiation etc.) with biological systems and adverse effects
5 To have basic toxicity outcomes which may be associated with drugs, industrial and environmental chemicals and their biotransformation, toxic effects, toxicity mechanisms, their isolation from biological specimen, analysis thechniques and methods, theoretical basis for poisoning treatment, and genetic factors
6 To be able to perform basic laboratory techniques that would be useful in thesis studies and to interpret the data
7 To be able to participate and/or to coordinate joint research
8 To be able to use his/her toxicology knowledge in problem solving in other disciplines
9 To gain scientific ethics
10 To be able to serve as toxicology consultant in public, governmental organisations or companies
|Accreditation body and/or authority that approved the education or training:||
Turkish National Register of Toxicology
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