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According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities published by the Institute of Higher Education at the Shanghai Jiao Tong  University, Harvard University is ranked Number One among the world’s top 100 institutions for Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy in 2009, followed by UC San Francisco (2nd) and University of Washington (3rd).

ARWU Top 50 Institutions for Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy (2009):
1 Harvard University
2 University of California, San Francisc...

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Pharmacology is the study of drugs and how they affect the body. Pharmacology, which often refers to creating new chemical substances and analyzing the effects of established medicinal compounds, can also apply to the practice of looking at how harmful drugs affect the individual. Pharmacology involves elements of toxicology, biology, chemistry, and physiology, and is a broad scientific field applicable to many careers in the life sciences area.
To find out more about the difference between pharmacy and pharmacology click here and visit this careers website to study pharmacology in the UK. Universities in America also offer degrees in pharmacology. Non-US citizens traveling to the United States for educational or recreational purposes needvisitor insurance from a recognized provider. A popular affordable option is available at
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