Welcome to the website of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology in the college of Pharmacy at King Saud University, the oldest department of Pharmacology and Toxicology in the country and one of the oldest in the region. It was established in 1959 (1379 H). The department has a major contribution to the college undergraduate programs, mainly to the bachelor of pharmaceutical sciences program, through offering core and elective courses in different areas of Pharmacology and Toxicology. The department also offers master and PhD programs in Pharmacology and Toxicology. Research activities in the department cover different areas of Pharmacology and Toxicology and related sciences on various systems such as the cardiovascular, reproductive, central nervous, hematological, gastrointestinal, hepatic system together with psychopharmacology, cancer, genotoxicity and molecular Toxicology. Please refer to the websites of the faculty members for more details.
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Prof. Saleh Abdulrahman Albakheet
Head of Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology