Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Campus

Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics


Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Campus

6525 North Sheridan Road

Maywood, IL 60153

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.; M.D./Ph.D., M.S.; M.S./M.B.A.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The field of Pharmacology offers students the opportunity to unravel the nature of drug action. Pharmacology is the study of how drugs affect biological systems. Techniques from all basic science disciplines are used to understand the chemical properties, mechanism of action, therapeutic benefits and side effects of drug actions.There are opportunities for a wide variety of research in autonomic, biochemical, endocrine, molecular, and neurobehavioral pharmacology; hematopharmacology and certain areas of clinical Pharmacology.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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