History of pharmacy school

Kermanshah faculty of pharmacy was found under Kermanshah university of medical Siences in 2002.It began to admit pharmacy student one year later in 2003.The faculty takes an arrenge of six years to take a pharm.D. So far 180 Students are graduated and 415 others are completing their education.There are seven distinct departments consisting of Medicinal chemistry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy Pharmaceutical biotechnology, Traditional pharmacy, Medical Nanotechnology and Pharmaceutical Biomaterials. Each department has an important role in educational and research programs of the faculty. All of the departments are equipted with specialized laboratories and instrumental facilities. The faculty has two educational pharmacies in which students are trained with practical aspects of the profession of pharmacy. Student also participate in some clinical programs of the university educational hospitals to be acquainted with some pharmacotheraputic managements that a pharmacist should know. The faculty also has collaborations with other educational and research centers within the university such as the teaching hospitals and research also with the pharmaceutical companies and community pharmacies outside the university. The faculty has a potential to cover a wide range of pharmacutical related research experiments, such as drug design & synthesis, invitro& invivo pharmacology & toxicology tests, designing different drug delivery formulations, pharmacokinetic studies and performing clinical trials on drugs.