+880 2588834373-7 +88 01915478228
Our Department

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Home >Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Welcome To Pharmacology & Therapeutics Department

The Department is located in the 2nd floor of the college building. The Laboratory is fortified with adequate instruments and resource materials. A total of 210 hours of which 100 Lecture, Practical 50 hours, tutorial 30 hours and clinical Pharmacology 30 hours are followed. The Pharmacology & Therapeutics are part of 3`d Professional MBBS Examination according to new curriculum.

Departmental Objectives: 
After completing the course student should be able to:  
* Describe the basic pharmacological properties, Mechanism of Action, Pharmacokinetic parameter and adverse reaction of the drug.
* Describe the basic principles and concepts considered essential for rational, effective, safe and economic use of drugs in clinical practice.
* Understand the principles of rational prescribing and the basis of therapeutic decision making, utilization the principles of rational evaluation of therapeutic alternatives.
* State the principles underlying the concept of Essential Drugs and apply them in community-oriented health care services.
* Recognize and manage the drug reaction, Interaction and problem due to misuse and abuse of drugs.
* Recognize the implication of poly pharmacy and other means of irrational prescribing, identify different influences favoring irrational prescribing and develop means to resist them.
* Identify and assess objectively the drug information sources.
* Evaluate the ethical and legal issues involved in drug prescribing, development, Manufacture, and marketing.
* Acquire methods of learning needed for evaluation of existing and new drugs and to follow trends and approaches in pharmacological research.
* Develop attitude for continuous self-learning. 

Recent Research works 
I. Patten of antihypertensive use and evaluation of outcome in a rural tertiary care hospital in Bangladesh. Dr. Md. Moniruzzaman Khan, Associate Professor (CC), Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Khwaja YUIIUs Ali Medical College.

2. Study of bioactive antifungal principles from herbal plant materials of Bangladesh. 
    Prof. Dr. A.K.M. Shahidur Rahman, Professor (cc) & Head, Department of Pharmacology &   
    Therapeutics, Khwaja Yunus Ali Medical College.

Department Activities

Our Faculty Member

Prof. Dr. A. K. M Shahidur Rahman Full Time

MBBS. M. Phil., PhD

Professor & Head of the Department
+880 1874309029

More Detail

Dr. Md. Moniruzzaman Khan Full Time

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Associate Professor

More Detail

Dr. Satabdi Ghosh Full Time

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology

Assistant Professor
+880 1712622775

More Detail


Khwaja Yunus Ali Medical College

Office Hours: Saturday-Thusday, 8 am to 2.30 pm.

Address: Enayetpur, Sirajganj-6751, Bangladesh.


Phone: +880 2588834373-7
Mobile: +8801915478228

Fax: +880 2588834431

Social Info

Recent News

May 15, 2024
Workshop on Bangladesh Accreditation Council (BAC)
Apr 29, 2024
The 35th session of the Governing Body Meeting
Mar 30, 2024
২৬ শে মার্চ মহান স্বাধীনতা ও জাতীয় দিবস উদযাপন
Mar 26, 2024
Certificate of completion from CME
Mar 11, 2024

Our Gallery