Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Pharmacy - Faculty Profiles

Diane Calinski


Diane Calinski, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences (pharmacology) and Pharmacogenomics
Vice Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical

Dr. Calinski joined the Pharmacy Program in July 2013, and is responsible for developing and teaching pharmacology courses and serves on various academic committees. She has a strong dedication to education and has experience as a graduate student instructor of pharmacology courses and tutoring fellow students in pharmacology, math and calculus. Dr. Calinski earned a Ph.D. in pharmacology at the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry and molecular biology at Pennsylvania State University.

Curriculum Vitae

Diane Calinski CV

Classes Taught at Manchester

PHRM 451 IPT - Central Nervous System I (Pain, Pharmacology of Pain Management, Headaches, and Multiple Sclerosis)
PHRM 452 IPT - Cardiovascular I (Dyslipidemias)
PHRM 453 IPT - Cardiovascular II (Ischemic Heart Disease, Angina, Acute Coronary Syndrome, Arrhythmia)
PHRM 555 IPT - Hematology and Oncology

Areas of interest/Recent projects

drug metabolism, cytochrome P450-mediated reactions, mechanism-based inactivators, pharmacokinetics, pharmacogenomics, G protein coupled receptors