Jeff Osborne
Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry
College of Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences
Program Director of Medical Practicum

Manchester University

2016-2017   General Chemistry I and Lab, Biochemistry I and Lab, Medical Practicum, General Chemistry II Lab, Biochemistry II.
Previous  Introduction to Organic Chemistry Lab, Chemical Science, General Chemistry II, Environmental Chemistry (alternating springs), Organic Chemistry I and Lab, Physical Chemistry II and Lab, Biochemistry II Lab, Instrumental Analysis, Special Problems, Internship.

Lab  Novel biodegradation of pharmaceuticals and pollutants.
Computer-based  EAWAG Biocatalysis/Biodegradation Database pathways with Biochemistry II students:   permethrin, cypermethrin, ibuprofen, cocaine, starch oligomer, 1,5-anhydro-D-fructose (fungal), iminodisuccinate, nitrate (anaerobic).
Pedagogy  Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning activities for biochemistry, environmental chemistry, and general chemistry.
Health-related  Manchester University Medical Practicum.

Information   CommonChemistry contains information about common chemicals from Chemical Abstracts Service, KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genomes and Genes, The Medical Biochemistry Page is an online biochemistry textbook from IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute, Biochemistry Free and Easy is an online biochemistry textbook from Oregon State U., Harper's Illustrated Biochemistry is an online biochemistry textbook available through MU network connection, EAWAG Biocatalysis/Biodegradation Database, pharmaceutical at MU.
References   Chemical at MU, Biochemical at MU, PubMed, SciFinder, Proquest Health & Medical Complete, Science Direct College Edition Health & Life Science.
Journals   Nature, Science Magazine, PNAS: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Biochemistry, Trends in Biochemical Sciences, Environmental Science and Technology, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Biodegradation, International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, Biotechniques Journal, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, Journal of Chemistry Education.
Software   ChemSketch, Swiss-PDBViewer, Notepad++.

Experiences   Off-campus summer research, ACS internship, co-op, and research, Pathways Summer Service, Study abroad, BCA for Science Majors, Fulbright Scholars, 85 Hope free clinic in Wabash, Matthew 25 free clinic in Ft. Wayne, Medical Practicum.
Graduate and Professional School   Khan Academy prep for new MCAT, Post-Bacc, Pre-Health Care Programs, National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment, Latin American Medical School, Kevin and Indira's Guide to Getting into Med School, GRE Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology Practice Exam.
Recommendation Letters   How to ask, Advice.
MU Courses   4 year plans for Chemistry and Biology-Chemistry; Pre-Pharmacy plan; Registrar; 2016-2017 class lists for Summer, Fall, January, Spring; Academic calendar.

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Dr. Jeffrey P. Osborne
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
College of Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences
Program Director of Medical Practicum
313 Science Center
Manchester University
604 E. College Avenue
North Manchester, IN 46962
Office 260-982-5075  Fax 260-901-8240

Jeff Osborne     22 November 2016
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