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Training Program Summary
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD)
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD). A program that focuses on the application of chemistry to the study of biologically and clinically active substances, biological and pharmacological interactions, and the development of associated research methods, techniques, and clinical trial procedures. Includes instruction in organic chemistry, biochemistry, molecular graphics, rational drug design, toxicology, molecular biology, pharmacology, enzyme mechanisms, receptor theory, neurochemistry, drug metabolism, drug synthesis, biological mechanisms of drug action, research tools and techniques, and laboratory safety. (Moved from 40.0505)
Training Providers for Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD) in California
Provider Name
Program Name
Merced College Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD) 
San Jose State University Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD) 
University of California, San Francisco Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD) 

Occupations for Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD) in California
Occupation TitleEstimated Year - Projected YearEmploymentEmployment Change Minimum Educational Requirement View Video
Pharmacists2014 - 202429,10031,3002,2007.6 First professional degree
Pharmacists2014 - 202429,10031,3002,2007.6 First professional degree