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CLASS OF 2027 - BLOCK 1 TEXTBOOKS

BLOCK 1 REQUIRED & SUPPLEMENTAL TEXTBOOKS

REQUIRED:

Wen, Leana, Lifelines: A Doctor’s Journey in the Fight for Public Health, ISBN 978-1250186232.

Skochelak, S., Hawkins, R., Lawson, L., Starr, S., Borkan, J., Gonzalo, J., Health Systems Science, 2nd Edition ISBN: 9780323694629. On Reserve at the Health Education Campus, W 84 AA1 H434hs2 2021.

SUPPLEMENTAL:

Bodenheimer, T, Grumbach, K. Understanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach, 8th Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill Medical, 2020. (Chapters 2-6) Print copy of 7th ed. on Reserve at the Health Education Campus: WA 540 AA1 B666u7 2016. 

NOTE: The AMA is offering free access to its Health System Science Learning Series modules online.

Gordis, L. Epidemiology, 6th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier/Saunders, 2019. Available online through ClinicalKey.       Print copy of 5th ed. on Reserve at the Health Education Campus: WA 105 G661e5 2014.

Motulsky, H. Intuitive Biostatistics: A Nonmathematical Guide to Statistical Thinking, Fourth Edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Print copy on reserve at the Health Education Campus: WA 950  M922i4 2018.


PHARMACOLOGY

Pharmacology texts are available through online CWRU resources so purchase of the books is optional.

REQUIRED:

Golan, David E. Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017 4th ed.  Print copy on Reserve at the Health Education Campus: QV 38 P957p4 2017.  A clear, readable textbook that covers fundamental principles of pharmacology. Most assigned readings will be from this text.

Brunton, Laurence. Goodman and Gilman’s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. New York: McGraw Hill, 2018 13th ed. Only a few required readings from this text. Print copy on Reserve at the Health Education Campus: QV 4 G653p13 2017.

SUPPLEMENTAL:

Katzung, Bertram G. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2021 15th ed. Print copy on Reserve at the Health Education Campus: QV 4 B311b14 2018.

Katzung, Trevor, & Kruidering-Hall eds. Katzung & Trevor’s Pharmacology:Examination & Board Review. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2021 13th ed. Twelfth edition available at the Health Education Campus: QV 18.2 T815p12 2018.