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PHAR 679  FIELD RESEARCH ELECTIVE

This course provides the opportunity for "hands on" study in the off-campus site - rainforest of Peru. Students will live on a reserve, and travel to meet with botanists, taxonomists, pharmacists, shamans, and farmers. Time in the classroom will focus on the pharmacology, physical chemistry, and ethnobotany of a variety of indigenous plants. The course will be completed upon arrival of the student by the end of summer term.

Credits:  3

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites listed for this course.

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