This course focuses on the pharmacotherapy and the role of the pharmacist in disease state management of both endocrine and immune disorders including hormone replacement, osteoporosis, rheumatoid and osteoarthritis, lipid disorders, diabetes, and multiple sclerosis. Emphasis will be placed on the integration of chemistry, pharmaceutics, pathophysiology, pharmacology and therapeutics to devise appropriate pharmacy care plans. These plans will include rationale for drug use, selection and dosing regimens, expected outcomes of drug therapy, key monitoring parameters, clinically important drug-drug or drug-disease interactions, counselling and compliance issues.