Medical School


Pharmcal is a series of learning modules that will assist you in the learning process during your studies.

To access the PharmCal software from outside the University: 

You will need to register and set up SNAP. (Student Network Access Project).

You will need to download and install Authorware Web Player to view PharmCal.

Once you have completed steps 1 and 2 you will be able to access PharmCAL.

Learning modules

 Access PharmCAL online

  • Drug metabolism
  • Coronary circulation
  • Cardiac dysrhythmias
  • Drug targets
  • Haemostatsis
  • Alternative therapies
  • Clinical trial simulation and drug development
  • Enzymes as drugs targets
  • G-Protein receptor as drug targets
  • Ligand binding
  • Ligand-gated ion channels
  • Movement disorders
  • Nuclear hormone receptors
  • Peptidergic transmission
  • Pharmacokinetics simulations
  • Synaptic tranmission in the CNS
  • Tyrosine kinase receptors

Access PharmCAL on local machines

  • Asthma
  • Clinical aspects of drug metabolism
  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Drug dependence
  • Dietary factors
  • Drug targets
  • Enzyme Indution and Inhibition
  • G-protein coupled receptors
  • Local anaesthetics
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Schizophrenia
  • Pharmacology of inflammation
  • Methods used to study drug metabolism
The local machines can be found in room G17- G19 of the Pharmacology Unit.