Doctor of Pharmacy

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Doc·tor of Pharm·a·cy

(Phar.D.) (dok'tŏr fahr'mă-sē)
The first-level professional degree or professional doctorate that prepares the graduate for pharmacy practice. The multidisciplinary curriculum may focus on pharmacy-biomedical sciences, pharmaceutical sciences, social and administrative sciences, clinical sciences and experiential training. Entrance into a Phar.D. (Pharm.D.) program generally does not require prior reception of a college degree, although most accepted applicants hold one.
See: pharmacist
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In this text for US Doctor of Pharmacy and foreign Bachelor of Pharmacy students, Mahato (pharmaceutics and drug delivery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center) explains basic physiochemical principles, outlines their relevance in biopharmaceutical aspects of drugs, and describes their application in the design of dosage forms for delivery of proteins, peptides, oligonucleotides, and genes.
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