Psychopharmacology literature. Emphasis is placed on basic behavioral research. Pharmacotherapy and clinical topics.
- Understand basic principles of the neurochemical basis of behavior
- Become familiar with major neurotransmitter systems
- Understand mechanisms of psychoactive drug action
- Become familiar with the neurobiological basis of neuro- and psychopathology
- Become familiar with basic research literature in psychopharmacology, read and critically evaluate original research reports