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Generation Rx: The Science Behind Prescription Drug Abuse

Think that a prescription medication must be safer than a “street drug”? Think again. Investigate the epidemic rise of prescription drug abuse and use science to debunk commonly held misconceptions regarding this phenomenon.

Start Date: Sep 01, 2013

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This introductory undergraduate course investigates the problem of prescription drug abuse from a scientific perspective and includes an overview of drug pharmacology.

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  • Dates: Sep 01, 2013 to Oct 01, 2013
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Nicole Cartwright Kwiek
  • Institution: Coursera

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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