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John Buchholz, PhD
Vice Chair, Basic Sciences, Pharmacology Division
School of Medicine
Professor, Basic Sciences
School of Medicine
Member, Pharmacology, SM, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Other LLU Classes Outside Of Schedule 
Lecture
 
9/2010 - 9/2011 Autonomic Pharmacology. Medical Pharmacology Fall Quarter. 4 hrs.
 
9/2010 - 9/2011 Serotonergic Pharmcology
PHRM 511: 1 hrs lecture introduces the current sertonergic drugs used to control migraine headaches and GI disorders. It includes current theory on the neurovascular mechanisms of migraines.
5/2010 2 hrs Drug Abuse lectures for Medical Pharmacology spring quarter.
 
4/2010 Pharmacology Introduction for Graduate Students. Integrated Biomedical Graduate Studies (IBGS 513). 8 hrs.
 
1/2009   Integrated biomedical graduate studies (IBGS 512), 2 hrs, Fluorometric imaging with Ca2+ sensitive dyes.
3/2008 Drug Abuse
PHRM 512: 2 hr lecture on mechanisms of drug addiction and treatment of drug abuse.
9/2007 - 10/2007 Biochemical Pharmacology
PHRM 584: 12 hrs lecture comprising advanced kinetics, metabolism,theory of chromatography, scintillation and fluorometry.
5/2007 Pharmacology Basics
IBGS 513: 8 hrs of lectures (4 lectures, 2 hrs/lecture) on dose response relationships of drugs, drug distribution, kinetics, metabolism and pharmacokinetics.
4/2007 Erectile Dysfunction
PHRM 512: 1 hr lecture. Mechanisms of agents used to treat erectile dysfunction.
4/2007 Synapses and Molecular Mechanisms of Transmitter Release
IBGS 513: 4 hrs of lectures (2 lectures, 2 hrs/lecture) covering synapse types and molecular mechanisms of transmitter release.
3/2007 Neuropharmacology Lectures
PHRM 554: 20 hrs (10 lectures, 2 hrs/lecture) lectures covering neurotransmitter release, calcium channels, exocytosis and calcium regulation in neurons.
1/2007 Fluorometric Indicators in Biomedical Science
IBGS 512: 2 hr lecture covering the use of fluorometric indicators in biological sciences.
10/2006 Biochemical Pharmacology
PHRM 584: 12 hrs of lecture (6 lectures, 2 hrs/lecture) on advanced kinetics, chromatography theory, scintillation and fluorometric theory.
9/2006 - 10/2006 Autonomic Pharmacology
PHRM 511: 7 hrs of lectures on Autonomic Pharmacology and the use of autonomic and neuromuscular blocking agents. These lectures include identification of unknown autonomic agonists in preparation for USMLE subject exam.
9/2006 Principles of Pharmacology, Kinetics and Metabolism
PHRM 511 7 hrs of lectures on the Basic Principles of Pharmacology that encompasses Kinetics, Drug Metabolism and calculation methods for clinical dosing regimens.
5/2006 Pharmacology Board Review
PHRM 512 spring quarter board review of pharmacokinetics, autonomics and antiarrhythmic drugs. 1.5 hrs
5/2006 Principles of Pharmacology
IBGS 513. Basic concepts of the use of drugs in animal models. These 5 lectures cover pharacokinetics and drug metabolism, distribution, dose response effects of drugs and drug safety. 10 hrs
4/2006 Drugs of Abuse I & II
PHRM 512: Lectures on mechanisms underlying drug addiction. 2 hrs
4/2006 Pharmacology Basic Concepts
IBGS 513. Basic concepts of pharmacology for graduate students. 2 hrs.
4/2006 Synatptic Transmission
IBGS 513. Three lectures on types of synapses and synaptic transmission in mammalian neurons. 6 hrs
1/2006 Antiarrhythmic Agents
PHRM 511 Mechanisms of action of drugs that prevent abnormal heart rhythms. 2 hrs
1/2006 Autonomics
PHRM 511 Basic Principles of Autonomics 6.5 hrs Identification and effects of drugs that modify autonomic function
1/2006 Microflurometry
IBGS 512 Winter quarter. Use of flurometric dyes to measure ion flux in living cells. 2 hrs.
1/2006 Pharmacokinetics 1-4
PHRM 511 Winter quarter Basic Principles of Pharmacology and Pharmacokinetics 5.5 hrs
3/2005 - 5/2005 Medical Pharmacology, PHRM 512; Coordinator, Lawrence Sowers, PHD
4 hrs lecture Topics: Drug Abuse 1, 2,3 Cox Antagonists
1/2005 Biochemical Pharmacology, PHRM 584; Coordinator, John Buchholz, PHD
14 hrs total lecture tim Topics Pharmacokinetics I, II, III Drug Metabolism Chromatography Scintillation Fluorometry
1/2005 Medical Pharmacology, PHRM 511; Coordinator, Lawrence Sowers, PHD
14 hrs Winter Quarter Topics: Pharmacokinetics 1,2,3,4,5 Autonomics 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Anti-Arrhythmic Agents 1,2
6/2004 Cardio Vascular and Renal Pharmacology; PHRM 564; Coordinator, Lubo Zhang, PHD
Five lectures 7.5 hrs total teaching. Topics: Renin/Renin Antagonists Diuretics Thrombosis and Antitrhombotic Therapy Anti-arrhythmic Drugs Congestive Heart Failure
Interactive Teaching
 
9/2010 - 9/2011 Laboratory in Autonomic Pharmacology. Physiological effects of systemic administration of parasympathetic and sympathetic agents. Medical Pharmacology, Fall Quarter. 6 hrs
 
9/2010 - 9/2011 Problems in Pharmacokinetics and Drug Dosing. 3 hrs Medical Pharmacology Fall quarter.
 
Administrative Teaching Roles
 
11/2010 Antiarrhythmic Drugs, Sophomore Medical Students, PHRM 511, 2 hrs
 
9/2010 - 9/2011 Introduction to Pharmacology, Metabolism, Pharmacokinetics, PHRM 511, Sophomore Medical Students, 7 hrs
 
5/2010 6 hrs of teaching autonomics (4 hrs) and drug abuse (2 hrs) for Dental Pharmacology. Dr Lincoln Edwards is the course Director.
 
4/2010 Integrated Biomedical Graduate Studies (IBGS 513). Types of synapses and synaptic transmission.  4 hrs
 
3/2010 - 6/2011 IBGS 513, Course Director.
 
9/2009 - 12/2009 Biochemical Pharmacology, Course Coordinator, PHRM 584
9/2008 Autonomic Pharmacogy, PHRM 511, 7hrs Sophomore Medical Students
9/2008 Serotonin Pharmacology, Sophomore Medical Students, PHRM 511, 1 hr
5/2008 Biochemical Pharmacology, PHRM 584, 9hrs lecture
4/2008 Autonomic Pharmacology, Dental Pharmacology, 4 hrs
4/2008 - 6/2007 Course Coordinator
Course Coordinator, IBGS 513
4/2008 - 6/2008 Course director, Integrated Biomedical Graduate Studies, IBGS 513 spring quarter
4/2008 Drug Abuse, Dental Pharmacology, 2 hrs
4/2008 - 6/2008 Neuropharmacology Course Coordinator (PHRM 554)
4/2008 - 5/2008 Neurophysiology, Pharmacology for practicing scientists, IGBS 513, 16 hrs lecture
3/2008 - 4/2008 20 hrs Lecture Neuropharmacology, PHRM 554
3/2008 - 5/2008 Biochemical Pharmacology PHRM 584, Neuropharmacology PHRM 554 Course coordinator
1/2008 Florometric Imaging, IBGS 512, 2 hrs lecture
6/2006 - 7/2007 Course Coordinator
Course Coordinator IBGS 513, Spring Quarter
6/2006 - 7/2007 Course Coordinator
Course coordinator PHRM 554, Neuropharmacology
6/2006 - 7/2007 Course Coordinator
Course Coordinator, Biochemical Pharmacology, PHRM 584.
3/2006 - 6/2006 Coordinator for IBGS 513
Course coordinator for IBGS 513.
1/2005 - 7/2005 Neuropharmacology, PHRM 554
Cours Coordinator for PHRM 554
7/2004 - 7/2005 Coordinator Biochemical Pharamacology
Course coordinator for PHRM 564
7/2004 - 7/2005 Graduate Coordinator
Graduate Coordinator for PHD and MD/PHD students in Pharmacology
Instructional Prep of New Material
 
8/2011 - 12/2011  22 hrs of new lectures in advanced physiology for the Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist program
 
9/2008 - 9/2009 Serotonergic Pharmcology
Preparation of syllabus material for Serotonergic Pharmacology, PHRM 511.
3/2008 Preparation of syllabus material for Dental Pharmacology. Autonomics and Drug Abuse.
4/2007 Erectile Dysfunction
Preparation of syllabus materials for Erectile Dysfunctioin lecture: PHRM 512
4/2005 - 5/2005 Medical Pharmacology, PHRM 512; Coordinator, Lawrence Sowers, PHD
Prepared Board Review for Principles of Pharmacology, Autonomics, Drugs of Abuse, Anti-Arrhythmic Drus
3/2005 Medical Pharmacology, PHRM 512; Coordinator, Lawrence Sowers, PHD
Prepared new lectures for COX antagonists for PHRM 512.