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return to campus update

coronavirus (covid-19): the latest updates about usciences return to campus: the full plan for a phased return of employees and students:

pharmacology and toxicology, ms, phd

make your mark by integrating theory with trailblazing experiments on the frontiers of science. benefit from our patented blend: leading researchers, state-of-the-art facilities, and small classes. your hands-on mastery will make you an ideal candidate for a career in academia, private industry, or public service.

what sets us apart? 

  1. in coursework and laboratory rotations you’ll conduct groundbreaking research shoulder-to-shoulder with expert faculty.
  2. you’ll present your research findings at local and national scientific gatherings.
  3. over the past five years, our graduates have 100% job placement.
  4. small class sizes encourage personal attention.
  5. you’ll join our expert faculty in intramural seminars and a weekly journal club.
  6. surrounded by 250 medical facilities and within two hours of 75% of all u.s. pharmaceutical firms, usciences is in the heart of the biotechnology and health science industry.
  7. our long-standing relationships with many companies and organizations provide you with internship options and job opportunities.


program director’s message

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bin chen, phd


office location: pharmacology/toxicology center room 244
university of the sciences
600 south 43rd street
philadelphia, pa 19104-4495