Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine enrolled its first students in September 2007 and graduated that class on June 2, 2011. The medical school is committed to training physicians who are dedicated to addressing complex health issues including health care disparities. Located in the vibrant Harlem neighborhood, modern facilities host the basic science and early clinical education. Simulation center and standardized patient encounters are used to best prepare students for clinical practice, and at the same time house biomedical research laboratories. Our affiliated hospitals provide a broad base of clinical experience.

The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine received Initial Award of Accreditation from the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) on May 19, 2011.

We are a division of Touro College, which opened in 1971 with its first class of 35 students. Touro's total enrollment is approximately 19,000 students worldwide. Touro College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Summer Courses
Pharmacology for Medical Students
Course Description The Summer Course in Medical Pharmacology at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine is a complete Pharmacology course which is intended to serve professional degree candidates. It is taught by the Pharmacology Faculty in the Medical College facility, using the same course materials and examinations as are used in the primary course. Topics include General Principles, Autonomics, Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Gastrointestinal, Endocrine, Inflammation, Immunosuppression, Antimicrobials, Cancer Chemotherapy, Hematology, Lipids, Psychopharmacology, Neuromuscular, Neuropharmacology and Toxicology. All course materials will be available to students at the course start and course concepts will be presented in lecture, discussion and review sessions. Each topic block will conclude with a quiz and quiz review (9 quizzes) and each week of study will be concluded with a major examination and exam review (5 examinations).
Course Dates June 21st 2010 through July 23rd 2010
Location Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, Harlem, NY
Total Course Hours 8 Semester credits; 100 hours
Prerequisites Applicants should currently be enrolled in a Medical School (Osteopathic/Allopathic), Dental, Optometry, Pharmacy, or Podiatry School, or be a student in a graduate program. Students must submit the following: 1) a completed application for the Summer Program at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2) A transcript from current program, 3) a signature of approval from current course director, department chair or dean of students on the application form 4) a $50 application fee.
Fees Tuition ($3000)
Application Deadlines Application Deadline: June 15, 2010. A non-refundable processing fee of $50.00 must accompany the application. Full payment of tuition and the course fee is due before enrollment.
Inquiries Arthur Prancan, Ph.D.
Department of Basic Biomedical Sciences
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
230 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027
646 981-4612

Submit completed APPLICATION and fees to:
Attn: Ana Morillo - Summer Courses
230 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027

Notice: Acceptance for this course denotes acceptance as a visiting student to the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine.
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