NYMC > Academics > Course Descriptions > Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences (GSBMS) > Pathology

PATM 2310 Environmental Toxicology (Fall and Spring)

(Previously offered as 471.3)

Dr. Moy

Credits: 3

Course Description:

Pharmacological basis of toxicology, toxicity testing in animals (acute, chronic, reproductive and teratogemnicity, carcinogenicity), alternative and in vitro toxicity testing, role of epidemiology and risk assessment, regulatory and legal influences, applications in areas of pesticides, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices.

Prerequisites: PATM–1080

Lectures: 3 hrs/wk. Letter-graded.