Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu
Graduate School of Health Sciences - Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology

General Description

History

Our department has settled on the campus where Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Institute of Health Science are also there. Our department was established in 2003. Our academic staffs consist of one Professor one Associated Professor and three Assistant Professors and we still continue to graduate and undergraduate education.

Qualification Awarded

The title of Master of Science (MSc) in field of pharmacology and toxicology is obtained if the successful completion of this program and its requirements

Level of Qualification

Second Cycle

Specific Admission Requirements

Students register to this program according to Education and Training Regulations of Ondokuz Mayis University. (http://sagbilens.omu.edu.tr/yonetmelik/40/)

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

Students who are registered to this program directly or horizontally transition may be exempt from some courses according to certain regulations.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Qualification requeriminets and regulations are organized according to Education and Training Regulations of Ondokuz Mayis University (http://sagbilens.omu.edu.tr/yonetmelik/40/).

Profile of The Programme

This MSc program provides education in the special fields of pharmacology and toxicology. This program includes obligatory and optional courses in the field of pharmacology and toxicology. The application includes both theoretical and laboratory work. Studies performed in our department include:
Toxicology and risk assessment studies of pesticides and other toxic compounds
Drug and toxic material residues in animal originated foods
Pesticide quality and stability analysis
Pharmacological and chemical pharmacokinetic and bioequivalent studies of veterinary drugs
Method development in Gas (GC) and liquid (HPLC) chromatography
Toxicological researches of feeds
Spectrophotometric researches
Extractions, purification and qualitative-quantitative analysis of active ingredients from plants
Isolated organ bath system applications

Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples

Students graduated from this program are able to make a career as a pharmacologist and toxicologist in different fields such as;
Drug and chemistry industries
Environmental analysis laboratories
Food control laboratories
Veterinary research institutes
Public health institutes

Access to Further Studies

The students may apply to third cycle degree programs upon successful completion of this programme.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Evaluation and assessment methods for each course are determined according to Education and Training Regulations of Ondokuz Mayis University. (http://sagbilens.omu.edu.tr/yonetmelik/40/)

Graduation Requirements

The conditions are valid in the Qualification Requirements and Regulations section.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Full Time

Address, Programme Director or Equivalent

Head of Department: Prof.Dr. Abdurrahman AKSOY
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ondokuz Mayis University, 55139 Kurupelit, Samsun, TURKEY
Phone: +903623121919-2816
E-mail: aaksoy@omu.edu.tr

Facilities

Sample preparation laboratory
The laboratory is well equipped for sample preparation which should perform before pharmacological and toxicological analysis.
This laboratory has ultra-pure water system, sterilizer, 3 incubators, deep freezer (-18°C), solid phase extraction system, centrifuge, refrigerated centrifuge, 2 digital automatic pipette, fume cupboard, 2 refrigerators, climatic cabinet, digital pH meter, 2 vortex, magnetic mixer, evaporation system under nitrogen stream, orbital shaker, homogenizer and rotary evaporator.

Pesticide stability and analysis laboratory
Pharmacological and toxicological analyses are performed in this laboratory. Also, the laboratory is registered by Ministry of Health of Turkey for accelerated and real time stability tests of public health pesticides.
The laboratory has gas chromatography (GC) (equipped with FID and ECD detectors), high pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC) (equipped with DAD, FLD and ECD) high pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC) (equipped with UV and FLD detectors), UV visible spectrophotometry (equipped with thermal control unit), four canalled isolated organ bath system and fume cupboard

Programme Outcomes

  1. To know sources, physical and chemical properties, preparations and compositions of drugs
  2. To know sources, physical and chemical properties and biological effects of toxins
  3. To know therapeutic doses and pharmaceutical forms of drugs
  4. To know the input and output pathways of drugs and toxins into body
  5. To know the action mechanisms of drugs and toxins in body
  6. To know the adverse effects of drugs and situations in which should not to be used drugs
  7. To know the diagnosis and treatment methods of intoxications
  8. To know the analytical methods used in pharmacology and toxicology
  9. To know how to use the instruments in analysis of pharmacology and toxicology
  10. To interpret the results obtained the analysis of pharmacology and toxicology
  11. To present and publish the results of scientific research in the field of pharmacology and toxicology
  12. To reach the scientific resources by use the internet
  13. To conduct researches with disciplines related to pharmacology and toxicology
  14. To transfer the scientific information academically
  15. To communicate with industrial area via the knowledge and the ability to use the analytical instruments
  16. To make scientific research planning and implementation
  17. To read and understand the literature in foreign language (English)
  18. To communicate with domestic and foreign scientists
  19. To make presentation the subjects in pharmacology and toxicology
  20. To transform to patent the results which obtained studies of pharmacology and toxicology

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

T:Theoretical,P:Practice, L:Laboratory
Semester 1
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L Credit ECTS
SBE-1Optional Subject SDG 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Total 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Semester 2
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L Credit ECTS
SAUA100Specialization Field Course Zorunlu 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
SBE-2Optional Subject SDG 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
SBESYLSeminar Zorunlu 0 2 0 0.0 0.0
Total 4 2 0 0.0 0.0
Semester 3
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L Credit ECTS
SAUA100Specialization Field Course Zorunlu 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
SBETZThesis Zorunlu 0 0 0 0.0 30.0
Total 4 0 0 0.0 30.0
Semester 4
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L Credit ECTS
SAUA100Specialization Field Course Zorunlu 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
SBETZThesis Zorunlu 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Total 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
Semester 5
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L Credit ECTS
SAUA100Specialization Field Course Zorunlu 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
SBETZThesis Zorunlu 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Total 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
Semester 6
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L Credit ECTS
SAUA100Specialization Field Course Zorunlu 4 0 0 0.0 0.0
SBETZThesis Zorunlu 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Total 4 0 0 0.0 0.0

Seçmeli Ders Grupları (SDG)

SBE-1 / Optional Subject
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title T P L Credit ECTS
VFT600 Farmakokinetik ve Farmakodinamik Temel Kavramlar 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT601 Toksikokinetik ve Toksikodinamik Temel Kavramlar 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT602 Central Nervous Sysytem 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT603 Cardiovascular System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT604 Drug Residues in Foods 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT605 Respiratory System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT606 Gastrointestinal System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT607 Chemotherapeutics-I 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT608 Pesticides And Pesticide Analysis 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT609 Mycotoxins And Mycotoxin Analysis 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT610 Bitkisel Zehirler ve Tedavileri 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT611 Literature Researching And Usage 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT612 Chemotherapeutics-II 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT613 Environmental Toxicology 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT614 Farmakokinetik Hesaplamalar 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT615 Autonomic Nervous System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT616 Drugs Which Affect Blood And Blood Created Organs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT617 Local Hormones 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT618 Hormonal System Pharmacology 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT619 Electrolyte And Acid-Alkali Balance Pharmacology 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT620 Nutritional Pharmacology 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT621 Metabolism Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT622 Biyosidal Ürünler ve Pestisitlerin Halk Sağlığı Alanında Kullanımları 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT623 Immune System Pharmacology 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT624 Biotechnology in Pharmacology 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT625 Metals And The Other Inorganic Toxicants 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT626 İmmunotoksikoloji 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT627 Chemical And Biological Weapons 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT628 Forensik Toksikoloji, Biyolojik Materyalden Zehirlerin İzolasyonu ve İdentifikasyonu 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT629 Pharmaceutical Drug Forms 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT630 Laboratory Methods Used in Modern Pharmacology-Toxicology 1 2 0 2.0 6.0
VFT631 Drug Effects And Drug Iinteractions 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT632 Drug Usage in Marine Products 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT633 Compounds Used For Doping 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT634 Drug Administration in Cage Birds 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT635 Laboratuvar Hayvanlarında İlaç Kullanımı 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT636 Euthanasia in Animals 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT637 Akılcı İlaç Kullanımı 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT638 Acil Müdahale İlaçları 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT639 Kedi ve Köpeklerde Davranış Bozukluklarında Kullanılan İlaçlar 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT640 Bazı Hastalıklarda İlaç Kullanımı 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT641 Exotic Animals Used Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT642 Scientific Research Methods and Ethics 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
SBE-2 / Optional Subject
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title T P L Credit ECTS
VFT600 Farmakokinetik ve Farmakodinamik Temel Kavramlar 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT601 Toksikokinetik ve Toksikodinamik Temel Kavramlar 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT602 Central Nervous Sysytem 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT603 Cardiovascular System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT604 Drug Residues in Foods 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT605 Respiratory System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT606 Gastrointestinal System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT607 Chemotherapeutics-I 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT608 Pesticides And Pesticide Analysis 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT609 Mycotoxins And Mycotoxin Analysis 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT610 Bitkisel Zehirler ve Tedavileri 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT611 Literature Researching And Usage 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT612 Chemotherapeutics-II 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT613 Environmental Toxicology 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT614 Farmakokinetik Hesaplamalar 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT615 Autonomic Nervous System Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT616 Drugs Which Affect Blood And Blood Created Organs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT617 Local Hormones 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT618 Hormonal System Pharmacology 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT619 Electrolyte And Acid-Alkali Balance Pharmacology 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT620 Nutritional Pharmacology 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT621 Metabolism Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT622 Biyosidal Ürünler ve Pestisitlerin Halk Sağlığı Alanında Kullanımları 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT623 Immune System Pharmacology 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT624 Biotechnology in Pharmacology 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT625 Metals And The Other Inorganic Toxicants 3 0 0 3.0 6.0
VFT626 İmmunotoksikoloji 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT627 Chemical And Biological Weapons 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT628 Forensik Toksikoloji, Biyolojik Materyalden Zehirlerin İzolasyonu ve İdentifikasyonu 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT629 Pharmaceutical Drug Forms 1 1 0 2.0 6.0
VFT630 Laboratory Methods Used in Modern Pharmacology-Toxicology 1 2 0 2.0 6.0
VFT631 Drug Effects And Drug Iinteractions 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT632 Drug Usage in Marine Products 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT633 Compounds Used For Doping 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT634 Drug Administration in Cage Birds 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT635 Laboratuvar Hayvanlarında İlaç Kullanımı 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT636 Euthanasia in Animals 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT637 Akılcı İlaç Kullanımı 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT638 Acil Müdahale İlaçları 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT639 Kedi ve Köpeklerde Davranış Bozukluklarında Kullanılan İlaçlar 1 0 0 1.0 6.0
VFT640 Bazı Hastalıklarda İlaç Kullanımı 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT641 Exotic Animals Used Drugs 2 0 0 2.0 6.0
VFT642 Scientific Research Methods and Ethics 3 0 0 3.0 6.0