New York Medical College
Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences
Master of Science (MS), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), MD/PhD
The Department of Pharmacology emphasizes training in research methods for examining the mechanism of action of drugs at the systemic, cellular, and subcellular levels. Special efforts have been made to provide considerable flexibility in determining the student's program based on background, interests and projected aims. Further information on admissions and degree requirements, course offerings and research interests are available upon request from the Graduate Program Director. Areas of research include investigation into the therapeutic and pathophysiologic role of bioactive lipids (eicosanoids) in cancer, ophthalmology, and cardiovascular diseases including hypertension, kidney disease, stroke, diabetes, atherosclerosis and inflammatory conditions, cytochrome P-450 function and control, patch-clamp analysis of ion transport, and the roles of vasoactive hormones and inflammatory cytokines in hypertension end-organ damage and cardiovascular function.
New York Medical College is chartered by the Regents of the State of New York, and all of its degree programs are authorized by the New York State Department of Education. The College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
International Student Requirements:
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 30
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1125 USD
Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999